• Scene in Chinatown /

    This film was shot in an alley of San Francisco's Chinatown on Saturday, September 15, 1900, at midday. The topography of the site (sloping down to the far street), the width of the alley, the location of utility poles [Frame: 0255], and the location of buildings across the far street suggest that the view is north from Washington Street down Washington Place (today's Wentworth ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Arrest in Chinatown, San Francisco, Cal. /

    This film shows the arrest and conveyance of a Chinese man in Chinatown, watched by a crowd of onlookers. The precise date of this film and the arrest charge are uncertain. It is possible that the arrest was connected with the smuggling of illegal immigrants from China. By mutual agreement between China and the United States, a small quota of merchants and students was ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1897
  • San Francisco Chinese funeral /

    This film shows most of the ceremonial portion of the funeral procession of Tom Kim Yung (1858-1903), military attache to the Chinese Legation to the United States. The funeral procession took place at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, September 23, 1903, and was probably the largest ever seen in Chinatown. Tom's death (note that Tom is the family name) was the tragic consequence of a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
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    Chan is missing / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Wayne Wang Productions. Appl. au.: Wayne Wang Productions. DCR 1981; PUB 29Apr82; REG 17Aug82; PA155-795. Cinematography, Michael Chin ; additional cinematography, Kathleen Beeler ; music, Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo ; Chinese pop music, Sam Hui. Wood Moy (Jo), Marc Hayashi (Steve), Laureen Chew (Amy), Peter Wang (Henry), Presco Tabios (Presco), Frankie Alarcon (Frankie), Judy Nihei (lawyer), Eileen Yeung (Mrs. Chan), Geore Woo (George), Emily Yamasaki ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1982
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    [Newsclips from various newsreels. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg unknown (with one exception listed below). Greet hero Fried after sea rescue, New York harbor; Liner America arrives with crew of S.S. Florida, Pathé news no. 12, 1929, (c) Pathe Exchange, Inc.; 2Mar29; MP5892 /appearing Captain George Fried, Mayor Walker (316 ft.) -- Say it in Chinese in these telephones, San Francisco; enlarge exchange used exclusively by residents in Chinatown, Pathé news ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
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    Chinatown / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Long Road Productions; 20Jun74; LP43628. Photography, John A. Alonso ; editor, Sam O'Steen ; production designer, Richard Sylbert ; music, Jerry Goldsmith. Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Diane Ladd, Roman Polanski. Videodisc viewing copies are reissues; reissue dates from videodisc jackets. DLC Optical videodisc viewing copies (DAA 0264 and DAA 0265) have two discs in one ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1981
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    Big trouble in Little China / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations; Dolby 4.1 surround (English), stereo. (French), mono. (Spanish). English, French and Spanish ; subtitles in English and Spanish ; closed-captioned. Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall. Music by John Carpenter in association with Alan Howarth ; visual effects by Richard Edlund ; executive producers, Paul Monash and Keith Barish ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
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    Nightsongs / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Announcer: William St. James. Mabel Kwong, Ida F.O. Chung, Victor Wong, David Lee. In Chinese and English with English subtitles; could possibly be some Vietnamese. Number referring to episode listed in Gianakos' Television drama series programming ... 1984-1986 is number 66. Not viewed. Sources used: Gianakos' television drama series programming ... 1984-1986, p. 293; TV guide (New York Metropolitan edition), 4/15/85, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1985
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    The corruptor / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: New Line Productions, Inc. Appl. au.: Katja Motion Picture Corp. DCR 1999; PUB 12Mar99; REG 29Mar99; PA975-180. Digital sound track (DTS) on 2 compact discs stored in 1 film can (CQA 1007). DLC Executive producers, Oliver Stone, Terence Chang, Bill Carraro, Jay Stern; editor, Howard E. Smith; music, Carter Burwell. Chow Yun-Fat; Mark Wahlberg; Ric Young. Danny Wallace is a white cop assigned ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999