United Artists (UA) was an American film and television entertainment studio founded in 1919 by D. W. Griffith, Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Douglas Fairbanks. This is a list of feature films originally produced or distributed by United Artists, including those made overseas.
Aug 28, 2019 · It’s the 100 year anniversary of United Artists (UA)! Check out a special trailer highlighting some of our most iconic films. About MGM Studios: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. is a leading ...
Apr 8, 2019 · In 2019, United Artists celebrates its 100th anniversary. One hundred years is a lot of history by American standards, but even more so by Hollywood’s. The founding of United Artists was a radical act, one that occurred early in the history of the American film industry. It was also one of its most historically significant events.
United Artists operated internationally, like all the majors, which entailed marketing foreign films in the United States and investing in production overseas, in addition to marketing American films abroad. In its search for commercial product, United Artists fared best in Great Britain where it
Sep 24, 2012 · MEMORABLE FILMS INCLUDE: Broken Blossoms (1919), Wuthering Heights (1939), High Noon (1952), Midnight Cowboy (1969) and Rain Man (1988) THE LOGO: For a period lasting almost 50 years, the United Artist logo stayed basically the same: the name of the studio enclosed in a long hexagonal box.
United Artists was formed in 1919 by four of the leading figures in the early Hollywood era: Mary Pickford, Charles Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, and D. W. Griffith. It was largely sold to Arthur Krim and Robert Benjamin in 1951; both Chaplin and Pickford sold the remaining shares to Krim and Benjamin in 1956.
Oct 4, 2019 · United Artists Marks 100 Years of Independent Filmmaking. By Cari Beauchamp. Kobal/Shutterstock. They called themselves United Artists, but the trades called it a “rebellion against established ...