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MGM Home Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 2,631 works in 8,416 publications in 2 languages and 490,921 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Historical films  History  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: fds, Distributor, Publisher, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about MGM Home Entertainment Inc
 
Most widely held works by MGM Home Entertainment Inc
West Side Story by Arthur Laurents( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 3,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

49 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 3,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned a case involving a monstrous serial killer, she seeks counsel from an imprisoned cannibalistic psychiatrist Dr. Hannibal Lecter, whose fascination with the young woman is as great as his hunger for murder. As their relationship develops, Starling must confront her own demons, and an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage or strength to stop it
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 3,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 3,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States of America is notorious for its astronomical number of people killed by firearms for a developed nation without a civil war. With his signature sense of angry humor, activist filmmaker Michael Moore sets out to explore the roots of this bloodshed
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians in an all-girl band
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

40 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A car salesman sets in motion a complicated and bloody series of events when he arranges to have his wife kidnapped for ransom
Rain man by Barry Levinson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 2,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Platoon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

40 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Platoon is the story of every soldier whose innocence was lost in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam. Chris Taylor arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his worst enemies are not just the Viet Cong, but gnawing fear, physical exhaustion and the anger growing within himself
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

41 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Union soldier is assigned to an abandoned fort within the Sioux Indian territory. He learns to love and respect his Native American neighbors and chooses to share in their hardships
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, M16 is attacked focing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Mallory (Ralph Fiennes), the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With M16 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes the shadows - added only by field agent, Eve (Naomie Harris) - following a trail to the mysterious Silva (Javier Bardem), whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves"--Container
Annie Hall by Woody Allen( Visual )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen's semiautobiographical portrait of his amorous, but ultimately mismatched, relationship with co-star Diane Keaton. Allen uses satire and comedy to portray this "nervous romance" for modern times
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

25 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II melodrama about the escape of British and American flyers from a maximum-security German prison camp
Legally blonde by Robert Luketic( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a blonde sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to follow him to law school to get him back and, once there, learns she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger( Visual )

30 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 2,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune as a male prostitute. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the edges of society, the two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that help them survive
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

27 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis- induced conditioning that transforms the men into human time bombs. Returned to the United States as war heroes, one of them is used by his mother to promote her Joseph McCarthy-like husband's political career
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, bedridden with the flu, is less than thrilled when his grandfather arrives to read aloud the book "The Princess Bride", which recounts the adventures of Buttercup, the most beautiful woman in the world, and Westley, the man she loves, in the fairytale kingdom of Florin. DVD
Walküre = Valkyrie by Bryan Singer( Visual )

12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known
Windtalkers by John Woo( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 2,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle-weary Marine is assigned to guard - and ultimately befriends - a young Navajo soldier who has been trained to be a code talker. This code, the Navajo code, and the men who knew the code, were to be guarded as they went into action. It was the unspoken duty of the Marine to kill the Navajo soldier before he could be taken prisoner of war by the Japanese. This is the one wartime code that was never broken by the enemy
Moonstruck by Norman Jewison( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A superstitious Brooklyn widow is ready to get married again. Only this time, she plans on doing it right - even if she has to say "yes" to a man she doesn't really love. When she unexpectedly falls in love with her fiancé's estranged brother Ronny, what happens next is a wonderful romantic complication
 
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Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment (Firm)

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English (535)

Turkish (1)