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Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,340 works in 3,446 publications in 5 languages and 167,508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, fds, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four teenagers come of age in 1962 on the last summer night before they go off to college, jobs, or the army
Despicable me 2 by Steve Carell( Visual )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gru, his adorable girls, and the mischievous Minions are back with a cast of unforgettable new characters. Just as Gru has given up being super-bad to be a super-dad, the Anti-Villain League recruits him to track down a new criminal mastermind and save the world. Partnered with secret agent Lucy Wilde, Gru, along with the wildly unpredictable Minions, must figure out how to keep his cover while also keeping up with his duties as a father
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in English and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future when books are banned and destroyed by the government, a fireman in charge of the burning becomes involved with a schoolteacher who flaunts the law by collecting and reading books
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story. Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home
Lost in translation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged actor and the wife of a workaholic photographer meet while in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Eternal Sunshine of the spotless mind by Michel GONDRY( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Joel discovers that his girlfriend, Clementine, has had their tumultuous relationship erased from her mind through an experimental scientific procedure, he decides to ease his own pain by getting the same treatment. But, as each memory of Clementine is systematically eliminated, Joel suddenly realizes how much he still loves her and desperately attempts to reverse the process
The Motorcycle Diaries = Diarios de motocicleta by Walter Salles( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1952, twenty-three year old medical student Ernesto Guevara de la Serna (later better known as Ernesto Che Guevara) just one semester away from graduation, decides to postpone his last semester to accompany his twenty-nine year old biochemist friend Alberto Granado on his four month, 8,000 km long dream motorcycle trip throughout South America starting from their home in Buenos Aires. Their quest is to see things they've only read about in books about the continent on which they live, and to finish that quest on Alberto's thirtieth birthday on the other side of the continent in the Guajira Peninsula in Venezuela
Shark tale by Will Smith( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar is a lowly tongue-scrubber at the local Whale Wash, who becomes an improbable hero when he tells a great white lie. To keep his secret, Oscar teams up with an outcast vegetarian Great White shark, Lenny, and the two become the most unlikely of friends. When his lie begins to unravel, it's up to Oscar's loyal friend Angie and Lenny to help him stand up to the most feared shark in the water and find his true place in the reef
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Considredd by many to be director Alfred Hitchcock's greatest achievement ... Set among San Francisco's renown landmarks, James Steward is brilliant as Scottie Ferguson, an acrophobic detective hired to shadow a friend's suicidal wife, Madeleine (Kim Novak). After he saves her from drowning in the bay, Scottie's interest shifts from business to facination with the icy, alluring blonde. When tragedy strikes and Madeleine dies, Scottie is devastated. But when he finds another woman remarkably like his lost love, the now obsessed detective must unravel the secrets of the past to find the key to his future."--Container notes
Abominable( Visual )

10 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abominable takes audiences on an epic 2,000-mile adventure from the streets of Shanghai to the breathtaking Himalayan snowscapes. When teenage Yi encounters a young Yeti on the roof of her apartment building in Shanghai, she and her mischievous friends, Jin and Peng, name him "Everest" and embark on an epic quest to reunite the magical creature with his family at the highest point on Earth. But the trio of friends will have to stay one-step ahead of Burnish, a wealthy man intent on capturing a Yeti, and zoologist Dr. Zara to help Everest get home
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Erich Maria Remarque's anti-war novel, this film (the original) follows a group of German recruits during World War I as they go from patriotism to disillusionment
Patch Adams by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patch Adams is a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like other doctors. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh-- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story
Touch of evil by Orson Welles( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On honeymoon with his new bride, Susan, Mexican-born policeman Mike Vargas agrees to investigate a bomb explosion. In so doing, he incurs the wrath of local police chief Hank Quinlan, a corrupt, bullying behemoth with a perfect arrest record. Vargas suspects that Quinlan has planted evidence to win his past convictions, and he isn't about to let the suspect in the current case be railroaded. Quinlan, whose obsession with his own brand of justice is motivated by the long-ago murder of his wife, is equally determined to get Vargas out of his hair, and he makes a deal with local crime boss Uncle Joe Grandi to frame Susan on a drug rap"--Allmovie.com
Mulholland Dr. by David Lynch( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman riding in a limosine along Los Angeles' Mulholland Drive is targeted by a would-be shooter, but before he can pull the trigger, she is injured when her limo is hit by another car. The woman stumbles away from the accident and meets up with a plucky ingenue new to L.A. But are things really as they seem?
Van Helsing by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary monster-killer Van Helsing, travels to Transylvania to battle Dracula
Scent of a Woman by Martin Brest( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to earn extra money, an innocent and reserved scholarship student at an exclusive prep school agrees to look after a blind, retired Lieutenant Colonel, who takes him off for a wild weekend in New York City
 
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