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Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 6,886 works in 19,174 publications in 10 languages and 1,307,025 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Pirate films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, fmd, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Walt Disney( Visual )

88 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 5,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful and kindhearted princess Snow White charms every creature in the kingdom except one, the Queen, her jealous stepmother. When the Magic Mirror proclaims Snow White as the fairest one of all, she must flee into the forest. There, she befriends the lovable seven dwarfs, Doc, Sneezy, Grumpy, Happy, Bashful, Sleepy and Dopey. The Queen finds Snow White and tricks her with an enchanted apple. Only the magic of true love's kiss can save her
Peter Pan by Ralph Barton Perry( Visual )

75 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 4,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastic adventures await Wendy Darling and her brothers when Peter Pan whisks them away to the magical world of Never Land. After following Peter and his feisty sidekick Tinker Bell, they explore the island and Peter's secret hideout with the Lost Boys and leap into high-flying battles with swashbuckling pirates and the infamous Captain Hook
Sleeping Beauty by Walt Disney( Visual )

57 editions published between 2003 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Aurora is born to King Stefan & his wife. At a ceremony for her, fairies - Flora, Fauna and Merryweather - bestow gifts of magic on the child. But the evil sorceress, Maleficent, shows up and places a curse on the princess - where Aurora will die on her 16th birthday after touching a poisoned spinning wheel. Merryweather tries to undo the damage by casting a spell that will allow princess Aurora to awake from an ageless sleep with a kiss from her true love. The fairies take Aurora to their cottage and raise her as their own child. On her 16th birthday, Aurora meets Prince Phillip and the two fall in love. Maleficent kidnaps the Prince and she tricks Aurora into touching a spinning wheel. Realizing that the Prince is in trouble, the good fairies head to Maleficent's castle and spring the Prince loose. But the Prince soon finds himself up against Maleficent when she turns herself into a fire-breathing dragon. Now the Prince has to be strong enough to withstand the powers of the evil Maleficent
The Lion King by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

52 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simba begins life as an honored prince, son of the powerful King Mufasa. The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. In exile, the young lion befriends the comically bumbling pair of Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat and lives a carefree jungle life. As he approaches adulthood, however, he is visited by the spirit of his father, who instructs him to defeat the nefarious Scar and reclaim his rightful throne
The Incredibles by Brad Bird( Visual )

43 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 4,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bob and his wife Helen used to be among the world's greatest crime fighters, saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. Fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they live "normal" lives with their three kids, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction."--Back of container
Mary Poppins by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

44 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irrepressible nanny soars out of the London skies, bringing a carpetbag of magical adventures into the lives of the Banks family on Cherry Tree Lane. Blends live-action and animation
Frozen by Chris Buck( Visual )

29 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey--teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven--to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom"--Container
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
Toy story( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 3,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody the cowboy and Buzz Lightyear, two talking toys, have a fantastic adventure when they go out into the world
Pirates of the Caribbean by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman. Unless Jack can find a way out, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation
Lady and the tramp by Walt Disney( Visual )

37 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in English and held by 3,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Lady, a cocker spaniel, and her romantic adventures with Tramp, her mongrel friend from across the tracks
Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp( Visual )

58 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roguish, yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow's idyllic pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal, kidnapping the governor's daughter, Elizabeth. In a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl, Elizabeth's childhood friend Will Turner joins forces with Jack. What Will doesn't know is that a cursed treasure has doomed Barbossa and his crew to live forever as the undead
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 3,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
Monsters, Inc. by Pete Docter( Visual )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lovable Sulley (John Goodman) and his wisecracking sidekick Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) are the top scare team at Monsters, Inc., the scream-processing factory in Monstropolis. When a little girl named Boo wanders into their world, it's the monsters who are scared silly, and it's up to Sulley and Mike to keep her out of sight and get her back home."--Back of container
Aladdin by Ron Clements( Visual )

45 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aladdin is an orphan living on the streets of the city of Agrabah, continually outwitting and avoiding local law enforcement. One day he meets a young girl--also hiding from the guards--who is actually Princess Jasmine, seeking to escape from a disagreement with her father the Sultan about her marriage. He gallantly conceals her, and promptly falls in love. Soon, the Grand Vizier Jafar divines that Aladdin represents the key to his plans, and tricks him into the mysterious Cave of Wonders. Aladdin finds an ornate lamp, and, accidentally comes face-to-face with a blue genie--ready and willing to grant him three wishes. Aladdin, with the help of his sidekicks--a monkey named Abu and a flying carpet--seeks to win Jasmine's hand, defeat the evil Jafar and his vicious parrot, Iago, and save Agrabah. At the conclusion of his adventures, Aladdin learns that he is a prince where it truly matters most--on the inside
Pirates of the Caribbean by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

41 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 3,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
Beauty and the Beast by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 3,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be our guest at the enchanted 25th Anniversary celebration, a groundbreaking star in the legacy of animation and a new addition to the The Walt Disney Signature Collection. Cast a spell on your imagination and embark on an epic adventure with Belle, our brave and independent heroine, the Beast, who has the heart and soul of a prince, the music you'll never forget and all the fun characters you love
Dumbo by Herman Bing( Visual )

41 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stork delivers a baby elephant to Mrs. Jumbo, who happens to be a veteran of the circus, but the newborn is soon ridiculed because of his truly gigantic ears and is dubbed "Dumbo". Dumbo is relegated to the circus' clown acts. It is up to Dumbo's only true friend, Timothy Q. Mouse, to assist Dumbo to achieve his full potential
National treasure by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his childhood, Benjamin Franklin Gates has known that he is a descendant of a long line of people whose job it has been to guard a treasure hidden by the Founding Fathers. They hid clues to its whereabouts in the country's currency and on the back of the Declaration of Independence. Now, Ben has learned of a plot to steal the Declaration, and has only one option: he had to steal it himself. Even if he pulls off this monumental task, keeping the treasure safe is still going to be incredibly hard, especially since the FBI now knows of his plans
The jungle book by Wolfgang Reitherman( Visual )

40 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce tiger, Shere Kahn, is nearby, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe." On his way to the village, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals
 
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