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    Un Monde sans pitié = Love without pity / Catalog Record Only

    PA530-309 U.S. Copyright Office Minor change version: [English language subtitled version]. -- United States : Orion Classics, 1991. Copyright for minor change version: Orion Pictures Corporation. NM: English language subtitles. DCR 1989; PUB 31May91; REG 26Jul91; PA530-309. Baseline, 1/25/93 lists working titles as: World without pity and Tough life. Cinematography, Pierre Novion ; editing, Michèle Darmon ; music, Gérard Torikian. Hippolyte Girardot, Mireille Perrier, ...

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

    A Parisian courtesan, Marguerite Gautier, a.k.a. Camille, and a young law student, Armand Duval, fall in love and forsake their former lives. Armand's father persuades Marguerite to give up Armand who denounces her because he believes himself abandoned for a wealthy count. Ill and destitute, Marguerite dies clutching Armand's gift, the book Manon Lescaut.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1921
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    An American in Paris / Catalog Record Only

    Jerry, a struggling, but happy-go-lucky American artist, falls in love with Lise, a French shop girl. Unbeknownst to Jerry, Lise is engaged to Henri, one of Jerry's pals. Jerry proposes to Lise, who refuses sadly, explaining about Henri. Henri eventually bows out and the lovers are reunited.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1979
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    The Awakening / Catalog Record Only

    Jacques Revilly is a lonely man who comes to Paris to paint because he was ostracized in the farming village where he grew up as an orphan. Although his paintings are considered good by dealers, he is also unpopular with his fellow artists because he is surly, unkempt and a drunkard. Actually, though, Jacques is just lonely. He prays for someone to love and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    [Naughty Marietta--excerpts] / Catalog Record Only

    A musical comedy in which a French princess secretly trades places with her maid, and flees to Louisiana to avoid forced marriage to a Spanish nobleman. She and the group of women with her are captured by pirates but soon rescued by a band of hearty frontiersmen under the leadership of Capt. Warrington. Marietta and Warrington fall in love and, after other tribulations caused ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1937
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    Du Barry was a lady / Catalog Record Only

    A musical comedy based loosely on the Broadway musical. Louis, a coat room attendant in a nightclub, is in love with the star, May Daly. So is Alec Howe, a struggling songwriter. Ginny, the cigarette girl, loves Louis. May loves Alec, but loves money more. When Louis wins the Derby pot, May responds to his attentions. To get Alec out of the way, Louis ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1943
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    Un coeur en hiver = A heart in winter / Catalog Record Only

    The long friendship between Stéphane and Maxime, partners in a small company that makes and repairs stringed instruments, is upset when Maxime falls in love with Camille, a beautiful violinist. Stéphane responds to this shattering of his routinized world by insinuating himself into Camille's life and then coldly rejecting her growing passion.

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

    Marguerite Gautier, a Parisian courtesan, and young Armand Duval fall in love and forsake Paris for the countryside. Armand's father persuades Marguerite to give up Armand who denounces her because he believes himself abandoned for a wealthy baron. Armand and the baron engage in a duel in which the baron is wounded and Armand must flee Paris for several months. When Armand returns, he ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1937
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    L'accompagnatrice = The accompanist / Catalog Record Only

    In Paris during the brutal winter of 1943, Sophie, a 20-year-old pianist, leaves constant hunger and deprivation behind when she is hired as accompanist to the beautiful, gifted and privileged classical singer, Irene Brice. In time, Sophie becomes a self-effacing martyr who develops a love-hate relationship with Irene, and in always deferring, misses her own chance for happiness.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    Naughty Marietta / Catalog Record Only

    A musical comedy in which a French princess secretly trades places with her maid, and flees to Louisiana to avoid forced marriage to a Spanish nobleman. She and the group of women with her are captured by pirates but soon rescued by a band of hearty frontiersmen under the leadership of Capt. Warrington. Marietta and Warrington fall in love and, after other tribulations caused ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1986