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MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 87 works in 162 publications in 2 languages and 7,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Spy films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Animated films  Parody films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc
Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 1,009 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 loneyly schoolteacher with similar fears
Chocolat by Claire Denis( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in French and English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman returns to Cameroon to trace her past. Soon the sights, sounds and smells sweep her back to her childhood and memories of the people who populated her youth
Invasion of the body snatchers by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmy spores fall from space over San Francisco, and the city blossoms with beautiful new flora. People take the flowers home and as they sleep, the plants creep over them, devouring their bodies and stealing their identities--including their emotions, their uniqueness and their souls
The barefoot contessa by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 430 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 golden land of dreams. But, though she gives her all for stardom, there is one thing Maria will never compromise - her soul. No matter what the cost, The Barefoot Contessa will dance to no one's music but her own
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 403 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
Theremin : an electronic odyssey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An entertaining film about Leon Theremin, a Russian émigré, who pioneered the field of electronic music four decades before the rise of electronic rock music, and helped usher in technological warfare between Cold War Super Powers years before Ian Fleming created the fictional super spy James Bond. Includes rare film clips from classic Hollywood films and soundtracks
On Her Majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 362 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 321 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 320 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 (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to 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, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in the firestorm of blistering battles, deceit and treachery, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory (Shaw) are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine-- or risk losing the rest of Europe to its awesome, destructive power
The spy who loved me( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 joins forces with a beautiful Russian agent to battle a mad genius, multi-millionaire shipping magnate Karl Stromberg. Stromberg plans to destroy the earth and rebuild it underwater, and is in possession of an ultra-sensitive submarine tracking system which he seems to be offering to the highest bidder. After he captures a British submarine, Bond's job is to recover the tracking device and free the submarine
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 294 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 239 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 219 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
The spy who loved me by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 joins forces with a beautiful Russian agent to battle a mad genius, multi-millionaire shipping magnate Karl Stromberg. Stromberg plans to destroy the earth and rebuild it underwater, and is in possession of an ultra-sensitive submarine tracking system which he seems to be offering to the highest bidder. After he captures a British submarine, Bond's job is to recover the tracking device and free the submarine
Spaceballs by Mel Brooks( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parody of epic science fiction movies, especially the original "Star wars" trilogy. Two space bums attempt to rescue a space princess from an assortment of space villains
Crime of passion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 123 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 )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 86 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
Spaceballs : DVD]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 85 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."
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After holding his own in the brutal fight for the heavyweight title, Rocky must now learn to cope with the realities of his success and the responsibilities of marriage and fatherhood
The couch trip by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Burns is an inmate of the Cicero County Correctional Facility for the Criminally Insane who 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 ratings skyrocket and he becomes a hot item
 
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