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  • A romance of the rail /

    From Edison films catalog: A series of railroad scenes of novel and amusing interest. It opens with a view of an imposing station showing a pretty girl, dressed in white, seated on a trunk awaiting the arrival of her train. A young man approaches, also dressed in white, and the two immediately fall in love. The Lackawanna Limited then rolls into the station and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
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    Story of a marriage. Renewal / Catalog Record Only

    A wealthy young Southern girl marries a poor but decent young man and find herself ostracized from her family but eventually all the members reconcile to become a family again. The story is loosely based on Horton Foote's parents and their lives in a Texas town in the few years during and after the First World War.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1987
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    Dulhan / Catalog Record Only

    Story of a bride who faced tragedies in her married life.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Love chronicles. Love in the Victorian age / Catalog Record Only

    Compares common perception and historical evidence regarding 19th century attitudes and practices about love, romance, sex, homosexuality, birth control, prostitution, pornography, and adultery. Examines the cases of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, Oscar Wilde, and Anthony Comstock.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
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    The war of the Roses / Catalog Record Only

    Barbara and Oliver Rose started out as young lovebirds, ready to scrimp and save and struggle their way toward a rosy future. But by the time that future arrived, bringing with it two kids, two pets, two cars and a big house with a lighted, glassed-in shoe closet, they hated each other like poison. Once their battle is underway, no holds are barred. It ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
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    Lo Scomparso = The dread of doom / Catalog Record Only

    Doctor Guido is dying of tuberculosis after being bit by a consumptive monkey. It happens that he is engaged to a girl whose brother is engaged to his sister. He fears, when the disease has clutched him, that his prospective mother-in-law will think it is hereditary in his family and forbid his sister's marriage to her son. For this reason, he disappears until his ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913
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    Aniyattipr̲āv / Catalog Record Only

    Minny, a Christian girl falls in love with Suddhi, a Hindu boy. When this is discovered by both families, it is forbidden because of religious differences, which forces the lovers to run away with the help of their friends. When the time to marry is near, the lovers realise that the best thing they can do to prove their love is to go back ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
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    Beyond / Catalog Record Only

    On her deathbed, Avis Langley's mother begs her to watch over her wayward twin brother, Alec. Just before Avis marries Geoffrey Southerne, Samuel Ackroyd, the father of Bessie who is engaged to Alec, calls to report his disappearance. Avis follows him to New Zealand and convinces him to reform and marry Bessie. On the return trip, Avis' ship sinks and she is the only ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1921
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    Woman of the year / Catalog Record Only

    A baseball columnist meets an upper class co-worker who writes for the world affairs section of the same newspaper. He follows the sports beat and she is a multi-lingual intellectual who stays in touch with the world's political and social leaders. They fall in love and marry but have troubles reconciling to each other's lives.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1941
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    Matrimony's speed limit / Catalog Record Only

    A young businessman who is facing a financial setback discovers that he must marry before noon in order to inherit a fortune, thanks to the manipulations of his wealthy girlfriend, who wants to help him without wounding his pride.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913
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    The Recoil / Catalog Record Only

    Miriam Somerset secretly marries Richard Cameron, a U.S. government agent. Believing him killed in an accident, she allows her mother to force her into a marriage with Van Horn, a wealthy brute. Much later, Cameron returns to New York to find his wife remarried. As she is explaining, Van Horn returns home in a drunken rage. There is a struggle and Van Horn is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    Saathiya / Catalog Record Only

    Suhani Sharma, a medical student in Bombay. One day on the train, she meets Aditya Sehgal, a carefree young man and is impressed by his buoyancy and joie de vivre. As much as she tries to hide it, she is magnetized toward him. The two fall deeply in love, get married and begin a new life together. But soon reality begins to crack up ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Hanste baste / Catalog Record Only

    This story compares the long-term merits of an arranged marriage in a traditional society with those of a marriage in which a partner chooses a spouse based on love; it also deals with the issue regarding the role of women as faithful housewives as compared to a role in which the wife shares an equal status with the husband.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Tanu weds Manu / Catalog Record Only

    London-based Dr. Manoj Sharma returns home to Delhi, and in the company of his parents, Kishan and Anju, as well as several others, travels to Chaman Ganj, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh to meet his prospective bride, Tanuja Trivedi. He approves of her, informs his elders and they begin preparations for the marriage. But Tanuja tells him that she already has a boyfriend and plans to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    In name only / Catalog Record Only

    LP9132 PAu1-791-597 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO-Radio Pictures, Inc.; 18Aug39; LP9132. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: RKO Pictures, Inc. NM: colorized version. DCR 1993; REG 23Dec93; PAu1-791-597. Executive producer, Pandro S. Berman ; musical score by Roy Webb ; director of photography, J. Roy Hunt ; edited by William Hamilton. Carole Lombard, Cary Grant, Kay Francis, Charles ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1939
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    The good woman = Salvation Nell / Catalog Record Only

    LP2352 U.S. Copyright Office LC copy is a retitled television reissue; reissue date unknown. Copyright: Tiffany Productions, Inc.; 20Jun31; LP2352. Dialogue, Selma Stein ; photography, Charles Schoenbaum. Ralph Graves, Helen Chandler, Sally O'Neil, Jason Robards, DeWitt Jennings, Charlotte Walker, Matthew Betz, Rose Dione, Wally Albright. NCN045988; Salvation Nell. Based on the play by Edward Sheldon. Source used: American Film Institute catalog, feature films, 1931-1940, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1931
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    White Dove's sacrifice / Catalog Record Only

    Billy and his teacher, upon meeting Emma and her parents, inform them that the Indians are on the warpath again. One of the cowboys is injured while helping them. Emma's parents and the teacher are killed during the fight. Billy is taken by the Indians and Emma, who hid from the Indians, escapes with the cowboy after he recovers. Years later, Billy meets Emma ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1914
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    Faces / Catalog Record Only

    PA567-946 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Faces Distribution Corporation. [DCR and REG unknown] PUB 17Nov68; PA567-946. Carney, R. American Dreaming, p. 85 lists original script title as The dinosaurs; The American Film Institute catalog of films produced in the United States: features 1961-1970, p. 320 lists prerelease title as The dynosaurs. Associate producer and director of photography, Al Ruban ; editors, Al Ruban, Maurice McEndree. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1968
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    al-Wisādah al-khālīyah The empty pillow / Catalog Record Only

    Two young college students, Salah and Samihah, fall in love and when their families don't support them they find marry others with tragic results. Salah realizes after it is too late that he loves his dying wife. Takes place in the protected society of 1950s Egypt.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
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    Dangerous game / Catalog Record Only

    Stars Sarah and Francis find the on-camera violence spilling over into their tangled private lives while Eddie finds his personal traumas intruding more and more into the fictional material.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    Story of a marriage. After the elopement / Catalog Record Only

    A wealthy young Southern girl marries a poor but decent young man and find herself ostracized from her family but eventually all the members reconcile to become a family again. The story is loosely based on Horton Foote's parents and their lives in a Texas town in the few years during and after the First World War.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1987
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    Babbitt / Catalog Record Only

    Realtor George F. Babbitt lives with his wife Myra and his two children, Verona and Ted, in the fast growing town of Zenith. Popular and successful, he is elected Grand Ringmaster of his lodge, the Zebras. Babbitts's troubled friend shoots his wife and only he stands by him. Myra leaves him and he spends too much time with a widower, Tanis Judique. Babbitt is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1934
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only

    Full hour musical entitled "Giovanni's wedding." In this original musical, Kaye portrays Italian immigrant Giovanni who has found a true love but is afraid to pop the question. Regulars Harvey Korman and Joyce Van Patten play Giovanni's son Roberto and American daughter-in-law Eleanor, while guest actors Amzie Strickland and Harold Gould play Giovanni's bride-to-be Betty and the family's landlord. Original songs include "What she ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1967
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    The Villain foiled / Catalog Record Only

    Hector Durant, an unsuccessful suitor of Miss Page, gets Harry, his rival for her affection, drunk so as to win her away from him. The intended victim's friends thwart the villain's plans by making it appear that Harryhas attempted suicide because of her rejection. This so impresses her that she consents to an immediate marriage to him by the minister they have called in.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1911
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    Mehndi lagi mere haath / Catalog Record Only

    The story of a young man who is branded as a bigamist. He moves to another province to take over a branch of his family business; a week later, his wife disappears during a plane journey to join him, when she is caught in the midst of a war with a neighboring country. She is assumed dead, and he marries her younger sister; the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990