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MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 72 works in 118 publications in 2 languages and 7,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Spy films  History  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Science fiction films  Parody films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc
Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is the story of a 34-year-old Bronx butcher who fears that he will never find love, but at a Saturday night dance he meets a lonely schoolteacher with similar fears
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in French and English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
The barefoot contessa by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With extraordinary beauty, talent and grace, Spanish dancer Maria Vargas (Ava Gardner) was born to be a star. Aided by American movie director Harry Dawes (Humphrey Bogart), she attains great success and fortune in Hollywood's land of dreams. But, though she gives her all for stardom, there is one thing Maria will never compromise - her soul
Theremin : an electronic odyssey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An entertaining film about Léon Thérémin, a Russian émigré who pioneered the field of electronic music 4 decades before the rise of electronic rock music, and then mysteriously vanished, not to be seen again for over 50 years. Includes rare film clips from classic Hollywood films and soundtracks
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his luxury yacht, Largo oversees a master plan of mayhem involving stolen cruise missiles, nuclear extortion, deadly video games and all the other evils in SPECTRE'S arsenal. James Bond attempts to eliminate Largo's threat to world stability aided by Largo's mistress and a stunning array of offensive hardware
On her majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bond learns that Blofeld is headquartered in a remote part of the Swiss Alps. In order to infiltrate Blofeld's mountain fortress - an allergy clinic filled with beautiful women - Bond disguises himself as a stuffy genealogist. Unable to withstand the overwhelming temptation surrounding him, 007 blows his stuffy cover but discovers Blofeld's sinister plot in the process
For love of Ivy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy family, afraid of losing their housekeeper to a secretarial career, fix her up with a man-about-town, who is secretly involved in illegal gambling
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby plots to strike a crippling blow upon the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad. They are fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in a firestorm of blistering battles, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer both deliver exceptional performances as two people - he from England, she from Russia - caught up in a world of spies and politics, whose love could prove fatal to them both. When Katya, a beautiful Russian book editor attempts to send British publisher Barley Blair a manuscript written by "DANTE", a noted Soviet scientist, she unwittingly involves him in a world of international espionage. Having met Blair at a dinner party, Dante trusts him to publish the manuscript, which contains information that could alter the balance of world power. But before the manuscript reaches Blair it is intercepted by the West's spy-masters, who then send Blair to Russia to gain more information on the mysterious manuscript. But when Blair falls in love with Katya, he must decide whose side he is really on
Yellow submarine by Beatles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated feature with the Beatles trying to save Pepperland from the Blue Meanies
Odds against tomorrow by Robert Wise( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and fifty thousand dollars, ready for the taking. It's too much to resist for Earl Slater, a bigoted ex-con slumming through life with a patronizing girlfriend, an obliging neighbor and zero expectations. He agrees to be part of a bank job planned by former cop Burke. Until, that is, he finds out one of his partners will be a black man. Earl's desperate need for cash, however, leads him to reconsider. For the job only, he'll put his racism aside ... until moments away from the score, hatred erupts
Spaceballs by Mel Brooks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof of the Star Wars series, with Mel Brooks playing the dastardly president of an alien race out to steal the air supply of a neighboring planet. Fearless - and clueless - space heroes Lone Starr (Pullman) and his half/man half dog sidekick Barf (Candy) wage interstellar warfare to free Princess Vespa (Zuniga) from the evil Dark Helmet (Moranis). Along the way they encounter the wise little creature Yogurt (Brooks) who teaches them the mystical power of "The Schwartz."
Mary Higgins Clark's A crime of passion by Ken Russell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy Ferguson is an extraordinary woman, trapped in a decade that worships the ordinary. She's smart and witty, and an ace at her job. She's an advice columnist at a San Francisco newspaper, with her name on billboards all over town. But Kathy makes a big mistake--she falls in love. After marrying Bill Doyle, a Los Angeles detective, somewhere between the olive dip and the shiny waxed floors, she begins to realize that Bill wants nothing more than this--for him or her--ever. Her thwarted ambition turns ugly, and before long this capable career woman is capable of anything
Dancin' divas( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ailani, Nazalia, Zada, and Talia--four friends who love to shop--are excited about attending their first school dance until Zada learns that she has a charity commitment on the same night
The couch trip by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Burns, an inmate of the Cicero County Correctional Facility for the Criminally Insane, intercepts a call to his psychiatrist and fraudulently accepts an offer to replace a stressed-out celebrity shrink as a host of a call-in radio show. He successfully escapes from the facility. In three days, the show's ratings skyrocket, and he becomes a hot item
The year of living dangerously by Peter Weir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Hamilton, an ambitious Australian reporter on his first overseas assignment, is befriended by a Eurasian cameraman, Billy Kwan, with connections in high places. Hamilton soon gains an entree to Indonesian Communist Party leaders, as well as insight into Jakarta's grim realities on the eve of a major political upheaval
Kissin' cousins by Gene Nelson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his 15th film, the King plays dark-haired Air Force Lt. Josh Morgan and blond good ol' boy Jodie Tatum. On an assignment that's "like biting into a beehive," Josh wants to negotiate with the Tatums for military use of their Smoky Mountain homestead as a missile site. But Jodie is right wary of federal "revenooers" and of this lookalike who claims to be kin. Includes songs "Barefoot ballad," "[It's a] Long lonely highway," "Tender feeling," "Kissin' cousins," "Smokey Mountain boy" and others
Lord of illusions by Clive Barker( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gets more than he bargained for when he meets a dangerous illusionist. He's thrust into a nightmare of murder, deception and terrifying assaults from the dark beyond. Documentary of Clive Barker
 
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ChocolatMary Higgins Clark's A crime of passionDancin' divasKissin' cousins