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    A frontier flirtation / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a forest or garden. On a park bench center stage sits a well-dressed woman with a dark veil obscuring her face, holding an open parasol overhead and a closed fan in her lap. A mustached cowboy enters, dressed in fringed chaps, boots, Western hat, neck kerchief, and pistol belt. When he spies the woman, he ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • The messenger boy's mistake /

    From Edison films catalog: "Cholly" wishes to call on his best girl and send her a large bouquet. To find out if the girl really loves him, he sends a note with the messenger boy requesting her to "wear this" if she does. The boy delivers the note and a package which the young lady opens and finds an old pair of trousers and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Kiss me /

    Opens on a stage set of a street with a sidewalk and a high fence completely covered with female burlesque troupe posters. The four posters visible advertise actual contemporary burlesquers Fred Irwin's Majestics, Rose Sydell (of her London Belles), Phil Sheridan's New City Sports (with the tag line "Ain't we three birds"), and the Rentz-Santley Co. One of the center posters--that for Rose Sydell--features ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1904
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    Simple men / Catalog Record Only

    Bill McCabe, a vaguely misogynistic ne'er-do-well who just been double-crossed by his girlfriend during a heist, is reunited with his younger and more reserved brother Dennis on a quest for their father, a revolutionary who has been in hiding for 20 years. Along the way they encounter a lonely bar owner with whom Bill falls in love, an epileptic young woman with a big ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    Reality rules / Catalog Record Only

    Reality rules follows the lives of six teens as they face real life choices concerning friendship, relationships, sexuality and love.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 199?
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    London / Catalog Record Only

    A drug-laden adventure that centers on a party in a New York loft where a young man is trying to win back his ex-girlfriend.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Désaccord parfait / Catalog Record Only

    Alice d'Abanville, an immensely famous London stage actress, and Louis Ruinard, a cult French film director, are two extraordinary personalities. Together they were the most strikingly glamorous couple of the 70s, but this legendary pair haven't seen each other in thirty years. They've done all they can not to see each other since their abrupt, incomprehensible separation. Alice doesn't want to see Louis again, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    I married a woman / Catalog Record Only

    LP10316 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Teleradio Pictures, Inc.; 30Dec56; LP10316. Director of photography, Lucien Ballard ; film editor, Kenneth Marstella ; music by Cyril Mockridge. George Gobel, Diana Dors, Adolphe Menjou, Jessie Royce Landis, Nita Talbot, William Redfield, Steve Dunne. MAVIS 1245008; I married a woman. Screened for credits. Sources used: New York Times, 1958-11-05; OCLC database. viewing print; Received: 1994-05-19; gift; Whitsett ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1956
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    How men propose / Catalog Record Only

    Grace Darling is conducting dispassionate research for her article about male coutship rituals: three men in succession propose marriage to her; she accepts all three proposals. Since the men are roommates, they discover their problem in short order and return to her for an explanation.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913
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    Nurse's secret / Catalog Record Only

    A police inspector out to unravel an apparent suicide runs into an insurance swindle ring. Through all the baffling complications to uncover the real culprits, the inspector falls in love with a nurse who's detailed to assist the police in uncovering the strange goings-on in the murder mansion.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1941
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    Strange interlude. Catalog Record Only

    Nina Leeds suffers a nervous breakdown over the death of her fiance, a WWI pilot. She seems to recover but hates her father for deliberately preventing her marriage, and moves out of the house. She recklessly plays the field, but then decides she wants a child. Encouraged by Dr. Darrell, she marries Sam Evans, although she does not love him. Seven months later Nina ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1988
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    Memoirs of a geisha / Catalog Record Only

    Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geishas.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Bad behaviour / Catalog Record Only

    Stephen Rea and Sinead Cusack star as a thirty something couple remodeling their marraige, as they remodel their house. Ellie McAllister (Sinead Cusack) looks at her options: separation, the singles scene, more job and less mothering or recapturing her dreams. Gerry McAllister (Stephen Rea), meanwhile, is attracted to the freshness of a young co-worker in the city planning department. He imagines himself as a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1993
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    Knocked up / Catalog Record Only

    Ben is a 23-year-old slacker who meets up and coming career girl Alison at a bar. After a one night stand, Ben is shocked when Alison reveals that she is pregnant. Despite having little in common, the two decide to try to make some kind of relationship work for the baby's sake.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Don Juan DeMarco / Catalog Record Only

    Don Juan DeMarco stands atop a billboard and pledges to jump because he cannot be with his true love, Dona Inez. Jack Mickler, a psychiatrist, persuades him to change his mind. Mickler is given ten days to diagnose him and to recommend treatment. During their sessions, Don Juan DeMarco tells Mickler about his life story and his numerous encounters with women, including falling in ...

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

    Ray Porter is a buttoned-down 50-something executive who reaches out to a much younger woman as his Los Angeles playmate. Mirabelle, a 20-something with a pile of promises, debt, and depression, fades away in a slow corner of Saks, while trying to sell unneeded formal gloves. She's a wisp of a person, with a cat who doesn't love her, and when she finds a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
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    Get rich or die tryin' / Catalog Record Only

    A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Before sunrise / Catalog Record Only

    PA644-125 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Castle Rock Entertainment. DCR 1995; PUB 27Jan95; REG 19Oct95; PA644-125. Production design, Florian Reichmann ; editor, Sandra Adair ; camera, Lee Daniel. Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy. Sources used: Sight and sound, 4/95, p. 4.; Variety, 1/23/95; copyright data base. Received: 11/03/95; viewing print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. Not viewed.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
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    Sherman's march--a meditation on the possibility of romantic love in the South during an era of nuclear weapons proliferation / Catalog Record Only

    PA354-965 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Ross McElwee III. DCR 1986; PUB 10Jan86; REG 29May87; PA354-965. Camera, sound, editing, Ross McElwee ; assistant editors, Kate Davis, Alyson Denny, Meredith Woods ; narration, Ross McElwee ; reading of historical narration, Richard Leacock. Appearing: Alexandra Anthony, Adam Bartos, David Fanning, Tom Gunning, Richard Leacock. Partially funded by the Boston Film/Video Foundation, New England Regional Fellowship Program through ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1986
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    Never a dull moment / Catalog Record Only

    Kay Kingsley, a successful song writer, is attending a rodeo when one of the cowboys, Chris, falls in love with her at sight. The romance is rapid and having married they set forth for his ranch in the West, where Kay is introduced to Chris' daughters and ranch life. The ranch is not a dream-house, and with the best intentions Kay does everything wrong. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1950
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    My life without me / Catalog Record Only

    A young woman, dying from cancer, decides to live her life with a passion and zest she has never known.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Something new / Catalog Record Only

    If love is an adventure, Kenya McQueen has yet to embark upon it. A beautiful L.A. career woman, Kenya works as a senior manager at a prestigious accounting firm, and is on the verge of making partner, but has yet to find her own partner and a fulfilling personal life. After another Valentine's Day spent working late, Kenya agrees to a blind date with ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Ask the dust / Catalog Record Only

    A young Italian would-be writer comes to Depression-era Los Angeles to make a name for himself. While there, he meets Camilla, who is hoping to marry a rich American. Both are trying to escape the stigma of their ethnicity in blue-blood California.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    The Scenic route / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: Mark Rappaport ; 1978. Camera, Fred Murphy ; editing, Mark Rappaport. Randy Danson, Marilyn Jones, Kevin Wade. Written with special thanks to Geri Ashur. Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System appears on leader; started to circulate film in 1979 or 1980 per phone call to Jean Haynes, Audio-Visual Dept., Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System, 9/29/93. Sources used: Media review digest, 1979, p. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1979
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    Music and lyrics / Catalog Record Only

    A washed-up 80s pop star who has been reduced to working the nostalgia circuit of county fairs and amusement parks. The charismatic and talented musician gets a chance at a comeback when a reigning pop diva invites him to write and record a duet with her.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007