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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 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    Rebel without a cause / Catalog Record Only

    A melodrama about maladjusted adolescents who live in a comfortable middle-class neighborhood near Los Angeles. After moving into the neighborhood, an emotionally-confused teen-ager becomes involved in violence when he attempts to win the approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1955
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    Boyz n the hood / Catalog Record Only

    In 1984 South Central Los Angeles, Reva Styles sends her wild son Tre to live with his father, Furious Styles. He becomes close friends with Ricky and Doughboy Baker. Seven years later, the three are reunited at a barbecue for Doughboy's release from prison. Tre and Furious, a financial adviser who speaks out against violence between black gangs as serving white oppression, have a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    Murder in the first / Catalog Record Only

    PA644-129 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 20Jan95; PA644-129. Camera, Fred Murphy ; music, Christopher Young ; editor, Russell Livingstone. Christian Slater, Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, Embeth Davidtz. Source used: Variety, 2/16/95. Received: 11/3/95; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. Not viewed.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only

    Opens with a tunnel bit featuring guest Bob Crane as his television character Colonel Hogan in Hogan's heroes. Presents parts one and two of Selena darling, a "movie" about an actress who, after clawing her way to the top and through four husbands, disappears only to return with four sons and to accept her long-suffering agent's marriage proposal (Missing star sketch part 1 and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1966
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    Hyde in Hollywood / Catalog Record Only

    In Hollywood in 1939, an actor/director named Julian Hyde is blackmailed by a gossip columnist known as Hollywood Confidential who threatens to reveal Hyde's homosexuality. Hyde is coerced into revealing secrets of other Hollywood stars. Hyde plots revenge by making a film about Hollywood Confidential's life, revealing all of his secrets.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Paris, Texas / Catalog Record Only

    After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. What your best friend doesn't know / Catalog Record Only

    "Dicks old friend can't memorize his lines"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1973
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    The wayward bus / Catalog Record Only

    LP8684 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. 29May57; LP8684. Camera, Charles G. Clarke ; editor, Louis Loeffler ; music, Leigh Harline. Joan Collins, Jayne Mansfield, Dan Dailey. Based on the novel by John Steinbeck. Sources used: Catalog of copyright entries, motion pictures, 1950-1959, p. 375; New York times, 6-6-57; Film daily, 5-27-57. Received: 5-19-94; ref print; gift; Whitsett (Louis) Collection. Received: ca. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1957
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    M'liss / Catalog Record Only

    A comedy-melodrama set in the mining town, Red Gulch, Calif., about the untamed daughter (Mary Pickford) of the town drunk (Theodore Roberts) who falls in love with the new schoolteacher (Thomas Meighan) who is accused of murdering her father and the situations that occur during his murder trial.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. The back break kid / Catalog Record Only

    "An eager actor puts Dick in a back brace while they are rehearsing. Will the young stud take over Dick's job while he recovers?"--TV.com WWW site, viewed August 8, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. She kisses like a dead mackerel / Catalog Record Only

    "A cold, wet, drunk and very jealous Jenny makes an umseemingly comment about Dick's co-star that gets picked up by the press"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1973
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    [The Trail of '98--excerpts] / Catalog Record Only

    Gold fever sweeps San Francisco and the nation and people head for Alaska. Samuel Foote, known as The Worm, forsakes his home; Lars Petersen, a Michigan lumberman, leaves his wife; Salvation Jim leaves the Nevada desert; and the Bulkeys, with a poor relation, Berna, and her grandfather, move their restaurant to Alaska. Evil men, like Jack Locasto, enforce a cutthroat life. The Bulkeys return ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1929
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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 new Dick Van Dyke show. One of the boys / Catalog Record Only

    "Dick has all of his friends over for a poker game. But, as the host, he's torn between the game and the baby"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 29, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1973
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    White men can't jump / Catalog Record Only

    PA558-819 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Appl. au.: Finger Roll, Inc., employer for hire. NM: "all other cinematographic material." DCR 1992; PUB 2Mar92; REG 23Mar92; PA558-519. Executive producer, Michelle Rappaport ; music composed by Bennie Wallace ; edited by Paul Seydor ; director of photography, Russell Boyd. Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Rose Perez, Tyra Ferrell. A trailer for the feature ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    Encino man / Catalog Record Only

    PA565-886 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Hollywood Pictures Company, an accepted alternative of the Walt Disney Company. Appl. au.: Encino Man Productions, Inc., employer for hire. Prev.: Music prev. reg. & prev. pub. NM: incorporation of music; all other cinematographic material. DCR 1992; PUB 22May92; REG 29May92; PA565-886. Executive producer, Hilton Green ; story by George Zaloom and Shawn Schepps ; original score by J. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Man of medicine / Catalog Record Only

    "Dick quits his job when a producer promises him the lead in a show that hasn't sold yet"--TV.com WWW site, viewed August 8, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974
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    Lethal weapon 3 / Catalog Record Only

    PA568-254 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 15May92; PA568-254. Copyright notice on film: Warner Bros. Inc. ; 1992. Title appears on leader as: Lethal weapon III. Story by Jeffrey Boam ; co-producers, Steve Perry and Jennie Lew Tugend ; associate producers, Alexander B. Collett, Michael E. Klastorin ; music by Michael Kamen, Eric Clapton, and David Sanborn ; edited by ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    Scenes from the class struggle in Beverly Hills / Catalog Record Only

    PA564-324 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 9Jun89; PA564-324. Copyright notice on film: Cinecom Entertainment Group ; 1989. Executive producers, Amir J. Malin, Ira Deutchman ; director of photography, Steven Fierberg ; editor, Alan Toomayan ; music, Stanley Myers. Jacqueline Bisset, Ray Sharkey, Robert Beltran, Mary Woronov, Ed Begley, Jr. New York times, 6/9/89. Variety, 5/10/89. From a story by ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
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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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    Soul mates / Catalog Record Only

    Rancher Happy Jones is tired of being alone. His physical appearance prevents him from winning someone's affection. The foreman's daughter rejects him. He receives a telegram informing him that he has inherited fifty thousand dollars. He goes to Los Angeles to find a wife. Maggie, who is cross-eyed, is a maid in the hotel where Happy stays. The hotel throws a masquerade party for ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1924
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    Strange days / Catalog Record Only

    Set in the urban inferno of 1999 Los Angeles, Lenny Nero, sells dreams and hustles nightmares available on small disks that are viewable via a compact headpiece which make every sensation immediate. Nero replays scenes of happier days with Faith Justin, who has run off with sadistic Philo Gant. Nero hooks up with an old friend, Lornette "Mace" Mason, as he attempts to win ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
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    Zabriskie Point / Catalog Record Only

    Mark, a student at a Los Angeles university, attends a meeting of radicals but leaves due to their inaction. With a revolver, he goes to the campus where police try to oust students from a building. He misses a chance to shoot a police officer because the officer gets shot. Mark steals a plane and flies east. He spots a young woman, Daria, driving ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1985
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Commercial housewives / Catalog Record Only

    "Jenny gets a chance to do a commercial, but it doesn't go over well"--TV.com WWW site, viewed March 16, 2012.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974