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  • San Francisco's future /

    By mid-1916, after viewing the carnage in Europe, the United States saw itself poised with great reluctance on the edge of participation in World War I. Isolationism and anti-preparedness feeling remained strong in San Francisco, not only among radicals such as the International Workers of the Worlds ("the Wobblies"), but also among responsible labor leaders. At the same time, with the rise of Bolshevism ...

    • Contributor: Hearst, Phoebe Apperson - Rodiester, Claire - Rolph, James - Afi/Post (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    Eli Stone. Catalog Record Only

    San Francisco attorney Eli Stone (Jonny Lee Miller) continues to deal with his prophetic visions and the disruptive effect they have on both his professional and his personal life in this second season of the offbeat series. Though he is determined to use his extra-sensory power for good, his well-intentioned--and frequently eccentric--actions are often misinterpreted by those around him.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Kuffs / Catalog Record Only

    PA568-250 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 12Dec91; PA568-250. Copyright notice on film: Dino De Laurentiis Communications ; 1991. Presenter, Dino De Laurentiis ; associate producer, Lisa Fitzgerald ; music by Harold Faltermeyer ; film editor, Stephen Semel ; director of photography, Thomas Del Ruth. Christian Slater, Tony Goldwyn, Milla Jovovich, Bruce Boxleitner. Release date per copyright data sheet; some ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Nash Bridges. Catalog Record Only

    Nash Bridges is a charming, street-smart inspector for San Francisco's elite Special Investigations Unit. Nash often goes undercover to track down the city's most vile criminals, from drug dealers and smugglers to the Russian mob. Nash's loyal partner, Joe Dominguez is a retired cop who's as obsessed with solving crimes as he is with getting rich quick, a weakness that always seems to get ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Don - Marin, Cheech - Perry, Jeff - Gomez, Jaimé P. - Cbs Broadcasting Inc - Rysher Entertainment - Cbs Television Network - Paramount Pictures Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Chan is missing / Catalog Record Only

    Jo is a middle-aged taxi driver, and Jo's nephew Steve is a restless, gabby young man. In an effort to get their own taxi medallion, they have entrusted their savings, $4,000, to a man named Chan Hung, a wheeler-dealer from Taiwan, who has apparently absconded with the money. They search for Chan throughout the Chinatown of San Francisco. The more they find out about ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1982
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    Nash Bridges. Catalog Record Only

    Nash Bridges is San Francisco's most charismatic and dedicated detective. Joe Dominguez is his loyal, yet screwball partner. The SIU crew takes on some of San Francisco's toughest criminals, from corrupt cops and dangerous drug lords to desperate robbers and sexual predators. Armed with his gun, his flashy car and his killer instincts, Nash is one officer of the law who refuses to let ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Don - Marin, Cheech - Parry, Jeff - Gomez, Jaime - O'Keefe, Jodi Lyn - Cbs Broadcasting Inc - Rysher Entertainment - Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Armistead Maupin's tales of the city. Catalog Record Only

    Tales of the city chronicles the adventures of Mary Ann Singleton, a young secretary from Cleveland who takes a vacation to San Francisco and decides to stay. Set in 1976, the story depicts the city at the height of its boisterous gay, drug and disco cultures through the eyes of the innocent heroine.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    Armistead Maupin's tales of the city. Catalog Record Only

    Tales of the city chronicles the adventures of Mary Ann Singleton, a young secretary from Cleveland who takes a vacation to San Francisco and decides to stay. Set in 1976, the story depicts the city at the height of its boisterous gay, drug and disco cultures through the eyes of the innocent heroine.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    Armistead Maupin's tales of the city. Catalog Record Only

    Tales of the city chronicles the adventures of Mary Ann Singleton, a young secretary from Cleveland who takes a vacation to San Francisco and decides to stay. Set in 1976, the story depicts the city at the height of its boisterous gay, drug and disco cultures through the eyes of the innocent heroine.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    The princess of Nebraska / Catalog Record Only

    An 18-year-old Chinese woman thinks twice about aborting her baby when she travels from Nebraska to the streets of San Francisco to confront her lover's male friend.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    San Francisco / Catalog Record Only

    Blackie Norton, owner of a cabaret in San Francisco's Barbary Coast district, hires small-town Mary Blake as a singer. They fall in love. When Mary moves from cabaret to opera house, Blackie is outraged. Mary then becomes engaged to Nob Hill aristocrat Jack Burley. The 1906 earthquake and fire strike, Burley is killed, Blackie finds belief in God, and Mary and Blackie are reunited.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1936
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    All-American girl. Catalog Record Only

    A television show about a very Westernized Korean-American girl delightfully at odds with her traditional but screwy family in San Francisco.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Checkmate. Catalog Record Only

    Filmed on location in San Francisco, the series revolves around private investigators and their quest to prevent crimes before they happen.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Gentleman Jim / Catalog Record Only

    LP11685 PA575-416 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 14Nov42; LP11685. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1992. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorization. DCR 1991; PUB 24Mar92; REG 26May92; PA575-416. Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; film editor, Jack Killifer ; music by H. Roemheld. Errol Flynn, Alexis Smith, Jack ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1942
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only

    Features several musical numbers, including two by guest Astrud Gilberto, one by the Earl Brown Singers, and one by Earl Brown singer Gary Coster. In sketches, shy Jerome tries to take charge when he gets stuck in an elevator with a hysterical woman (The elevator sketch / performed by Kaye and Nanette Fabray); and a saloon/music-hall owner's luck takes a turn for the worse ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1965
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    Flame of Barbary Coast / Catalog Record Only

    Duke Fergus, a Montana cattleman, travels to the Barbary Coast to collect money owed him by Tito Morell, the owner of the gambling joint, El Dorado. Duke falls for Flaxen Tarry, a singer who has earned the name of the Flame of Barbary Coast. Tito cleans out Duke of all his money through crooked means. Duke asks Flaxen to return to Montana with him, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1945
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    Vertigo / Catalog Record Only

    Scottie Ferguson, a San Francisco police detective is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia--that is vertigo or dizziness in high places. Ferguson is hired by a rich shipbuilder to follow his wife who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide. He falls in love with her, she is later murdered and Ferguson becomes demonic in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
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    After the thin man / Catalog Record Only

    LP6821 PAu1-789-118 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.; 21Dec36; LP6821. Colorized version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorized version. DCR 1993; REG 27Sep93; PAu1-789-118. From the story by Dashiell Hammett ; musical score by Herbert Stothart and Edward Ward ; photographed by Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Robert J. Kern. William Powell, Myrna Loy, James ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1936
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    Eli Stone. Catalog Record Only

    When San Francisco lawyer Eli Stone awakens to an unending George Michael soundtrack that only he can hear, gets dive-bombed by a WWI biplane on a busy San Francisco street and faces a fire-breathing dragon outside his office window, there are two possible explanations: delusions caused by a potentially fatal brain aneurysm or the chance that something greater is at work. He might just ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    The Doris Day show. Catalog Record Only

    Doris gets a new boss, Cy Bennett, for the "Today's World" magazine, and a new co-worker, Jackie Parker. Doris has a new boyfriend, Dr. Peter Lawrence.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Rated X

    The story of the San Francisco porn pioneers, the Mitchell Brothers.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
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    The Doris Day show. Catalog Record Only

    Doris continues working as a reporter with editor, Cy Bennett, and secretary, Jackie Parker, for the "Today's World" magazine. Doris finds her love life heating up with boyfriend, Dr. Peter Lawrence and political candidate, Jonathan Rusk. Meanwhile, home life is never dull!

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    I remember mama / Catalog Record Only

    LP16060 PAu1-527-834 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; 11Mar48; LP16060. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. DCR 1990; REG 26Apr91; PAu1-527-834. Executive producer, George Stevens ; director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; music by Roy Webb ; film editor, Robert Swink. Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel Geddes, Oscar Homolka, Philip Dorn. New York times, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1948