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Universal Pictures (Firm)



  • Existence: 1963-

Biographical / Historical

Universal Pictures is a motion picture production and distribution company. Originally established in 1912 as the Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Universal Pictures regained its name in 1963 following its acquisition by MCA.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Frank Capra, Jr. Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-250
Scope and Contents This collection consists of production files related to the Frank Capra, Jr. production of FIRESTARTER (1984), which was filmed locally in Wilmington. The collection has been arranged into three series:Series one covers pre-production through post production and documents the numerous business dealings, agreements, and various documents utilized through production, including but not limited to photographs, scripts, inter-office memos, correspondence, clippings, financial records...
Dates: 1976-1984