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  • Interview with Karl Kish, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 3 of 3)

    • Contributor: Kish, Karl - George, Scott Edward
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001-11-26
  • Jack and the beanstalk /

    From Edison films catalog: A grand spectacular performance in nine scenes and one tableau, illustrating the most popular fairy story ever written.... From this very simple and popular fairy tale we have produced a most pleasing, interesting and mirth producing play in motion pictures, introducing therein many surprising new tricks and dissolving effects. The subject was carefully studied, and every scene posed with a ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - White, Thomas - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1902
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    Adalat / Catalog Record Only

    Story reveals about Dharma, a honest and anoble farmer who saved the life of Ajitb Singh and his friends from a tiger. As a favor Ajit offered Dharma to be the caretaker of his godown. One day godown was raided and Dharma got convicted. Freed from jail Dharma seeks revenge.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Lucille Love, the girl of mystery. Catalog Record Only

    In this episode of the fifteen-part serial drama, Lucille stows away in Loubeque's ship, in Chinese costume. He discovers her and the captain befriends her. Loubeque and she exchange false papers. He tells the captain she is insane; in San Francisco, he abducts her. Overall, the serial focuses on Lucille Love's attempts--in China, the Philippines, the South Pacific, and Mexico, among other locales--to recover ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1914
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    The Heart o' the hills / Catalog Record Only

    A story about a wild and independent Kentucky mountain girl who saves her mother's land from land sharks, rides with a group of night riders, avenges the murder of her father, and eventually marries her mountaineer sweetheart.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Salt of the earth. Catalog Record Only

    Sinful John and Snowshoe Sam, two Nevada prospectors, "salt" some worthless land they own with gold dust in order to entice Brandon P. Hyde, a New York mining promoter who swindled their late friend Pyrites Kincaid, to buy the land. Kincaid's daughter Marjorie had fallen in love with Hyde's son Wallace, a medical student, and decided to become a nurse. When Wallace returns to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    Ocean's thirteen / Catalog Record Only

    When Reuben Tishkoff is double-crossed in a real state business with a luxury hotel in Las Vegas by Willie Bank, he has a heart attack. Danny Ocean and Rusty Ryan plot a heist with their friends to revenge Reuben breaking Bank's casino.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    The charge of the Light Brigade / Catalog Record Only

    Major Geoffrey Vickers is an officer with the 27th Lancers in India, in 1856. He's engaged to the beautiful Elsa Campbell but she and his brother, Captain Perry Vickers, have fallen in love. When Major Vicker's regiment is on maneuver, the barracks are attacked by Surat Khan and his soldiers, who massacre everyone, including women and children. Major Vickers vows to revenge the dead. ...

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

    Brahman Pandit Tulsiram betrays Thakur Bahadur Singh to police. As a result Bahadur is sentenced to be hanged. Widowed, pregnant and devastated, Bahadur's wife swears that she will raise her child to hunt down and kill Tulsiram at any cost. She gives birth to a son, names him Lakhan, and lets the bandits teach their way of life. As soon as Lakhan grows up, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    The Lion hunters / Catalog Record Only

    The plucky Borrow family goes lion hunting, leaving daughter Jane in charge. The ranch hand, repulsed by Jane, causes a snake to bite Jane, in revenge. Knowing Mr. Borrow has the only antidote, Mrs. Borrow rides to him, falling into the lion trap en route. Her horse fetches Mr. Borrow who releases Mrs. Borrow. She races back and saves Jane's life.

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

    A school teacher from Massachusetts comes to a small western town to marry a young homesteader, but finds that he's been murdered. The jury frees him on a phony plea of self-defense. Determined to see justice done, she decides to stay in town as a constant irritant to the murderer's conscience. She makes him so crazy, he picks a fight with one of his ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
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    Daag-- the fire / Catalog Record Only

    Karan a former soldier finds out that his father committed suicide in prison after he was falsely charged with a crime, he suspects Ravi Verma, a city attorney who has a wife and a kid. When Karan spots Ravi on the street with his wife Kajal, he abruptly shoots Ravi and Kajal; however, Ravi survives the murder and Kajal ends up dead. After Ravi's ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Mission Kashmir / Catalog Record Only

    Set in the turmoil of the disputed Kashmir Valley between 1989 and 1999, the mission actually starts after a series of life altering events. An Indian Muslim police officer, accidentally kills a Muslim Kashmiri family. The sole survivor of the clan is young Altaaf. The police officer adopts him at his wife's insistence since they both just lost their own son in an accident. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    La vengeance du forgeron = The blacksmith's revenge / Catalog Record Only

    In what appears to be the 18th-century, a blacksmith works at his forge. An insolent young lord rides into the courtyard and hands over his horse to him. The lord woos the blacksmith's wife and gives her a note. The husband notices this secretive communication and when she goes out shopping, he follows her. The wife meets the lord in the woods and leads ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1907
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    Cekameṭa / Catalog Record Only

    Three young men Vishal, Mohan, and Tushar lose money in a scam. They come together for revenge and money. Vishal's gameplan, Suneela's (Vishal's girlfriend) subtle hints of seduction when she is trying to befriend the bank manager and Mohan's trick with the corrupt policemen have worked well in the story to recover their lost money; includes a music video disc.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    On dangerous ground / Catalog Record Only

    Jim, a tough New York City detective so filled with hate that he lets his fists speak for him when interrogating any suspect, is on the verge of a nervous breakdown. He is sent to the countryside to investigate a rural killing. He encounters the victim's vengeance-seeking father, a man seething with so much hatred that he becomes for Jim a mirror image. He ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1951
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    Tall man riding / Catalog Record Only

    Returning to a town in western Montana after several years absence, a young man seeks revenge on a ruthless rancher, suffers a change of heart, and thwarts an attempt by a double-crossing saloonkeeper to deprive the rancher of his land.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1955
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    The Luck of Roaring Camp / Catalog Record Only

    The men of a rough Western mining camp adopt a baby whose mother, a half-breed Indian, dies after having wandered through the winter snows. Three years later the luck of the camp runs out. A half-breed Indian, seeking revenge for having been chased away from the camp, kidnaps the child, but is stopped by the camp gambler. In the ensuing fight, the child is ...

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

    A millionaire detective novelist matches wits with the unemployed actor who ran off with his wife in a deadly serious, twisted game with dangerous consequences.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    The Devil doll / Catalog Record Only

    LP6486 PA599-602 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.; 7Jul36; LP6486. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Program Services, 1992. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Co. DCR 1991; PUB 30Oct92; REG 27Jan93; PA599-602. Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, Rafaela Ottiano. Based on the novel, Burn, witch, burn, by A. Merritt. Sources used: Nash and Ross, The motion picture guide, v. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1936
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    Sāraviṭa / Catalog Record Only

    Saraliya, a good natured man of integrity and spirituality, is a betel seller and living with Nandasena, an adopted boy in the shanties. Marcus, the Mudalali of the slum takes his revenge by secretly sending Nandasena to an orphanage for his refusing to hide stolen goods in his shanty. Marcus helps the under-world boss (black market) Jackie in a highway robbery. In the bag ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    The charge of the Light Brigade / Catalog Record Only

    Major Geoffrey Vickers is an officer with the 27th Lancers in India, in 1856. He's engaged to the beautiful Elsa Campbell but she and his brother, Captain Perry Vickers, have fallen in love. When Major Vicker's regiment is on maneuver, the barracks are attacked by Surat Khan and his soldiers, who massacre everyone, including women and children. Major Vickers vows to revenge the dead. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
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    Lucille Love, the girl of mystery. Catalog Record Only

    In this episode of the fifteen-part serial drama, Loubeque gives Lucille a sleeping draught; detectives battle Loubeque's men. Lucille is taken to Loubeque's Mexican hacienda, escapes with a bandit who is killed as a veiled woman directs operations. Lucille gets away. Overall, the serial focuses on Lucille Love's attempts--in China, the Philippines, the South Pacific, and Mexico, among other locales--to recover internationally important secret ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1914
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    Lucille Love, the girl of mystery. Catalog Record Only

    In this episode of the fifteen-part serial drama, Lucille retrieves the papers, gives them to Loubeque. She and Loubeque see her sweetheart Lieut. Gibson outside. Gibson gathers a crowd and storms the house. Loubeque escapes through the tunnel, taking Lucille to his ranch. The chauffeur and butler plot against Loubeque. Lucille escapes with the papers and the chauffeur. Overall, the serial focuses on Lucille ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1914
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    Dariya-dil / Catalog Record Only

    Chided by his family for being the absolute miser, wealthy industrialist Dhaniram loves his money as a mother loves a child. This does not auger well with his two sons, Ajay and Vijay. The two sons despise their father and find various ways to entrap him, but in vain. Dhaniram gets in the bad books of Income Tax Officer, D.O. Gogi and as a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004