• Film, Video
    San Francisco's future By mid-1916, after viewing the carnage in Europe, the United States saw itself poised with great reluctance on the edge of participation in World War I. Isolationism and anti-preparedness feeling remained strong in San Francisco, not only among radicals such as the International Workers of the Worlds ("the Wobblies"), but also among responsible labor leaders. At the same time, with the rise of Bolshevism ...
    • Contributor: Hearst, Phoebe Apperson - Rodiester, Claire - Rolph, James - Afi/Post (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1916
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Cbs Fox Video - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1988
  • Film, Video
    Paris, Texas / Catalog Record Only After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, ...
    • Date: 1984
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Aubinoe (Alvin L., Jr.) Family Film Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1940
  • Film, Video
    Get Shorty / Catalog Record Only PA767-548 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Inc. NM: motion picture, including audio, visual, new music and other cinematographic material. DCR 1995; PUB 20Oct95; REG 12Feb96; PA767-548. Production design, Peter Larkin ; editor, Jim Miller ; music, John Lurie ; camera, Don Peterman. John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito. Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard. Sources used: Variety, 10/09/95; copyright data ...
    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Twentieth Century-Fox Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1940
  • Film, Video
    Zabriskie Point /
    Antonioni's Zabriskie Point Catalog Record Only
    Mark, a student at a Los Angeles university, attends a meeting of radicals but leaves due to their inaction. With a revolver, he goes to the campus where police try to oust students from a building. He misses a chance to shoot a police officer because the officer gets shot. Mark steals a plane and flies east. He spots a young woman, Daria, driving ...
    • Date: 1985
  • Film, Video
    Of mice and men / Catalog Record Only PA627-324 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. DCR 1992; PUB 2Oct92; REG 2Nov92; PA627-324. Director of photography, Kenneth MacMillan ; production designer, David Gropman ; edited by Robert L. Sinise ; music by Mark Isham. John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, Ray Walston, Casey Siemaszko, Sherilyn Fenn, John Terry, Joe Morton. Based on the novel by John Steinbeck. Sources used: New York times, 10/2/92; Variety, 5/25/92. ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    The call in the night /
    Call of the night | Call of the wild Catalog Record Only
    Robert Wade is the debauched son of the wealthy Wade Dent. With his father away, Robert throws a lavish party. His father returns home suddenly, breaks up the party and almost disowns him. Instead, he gives Robert his failing ranch in California to run as a way to become a man. En route to the ranch, he and his friend, Chub Biggs, are held ...
    • Date: 1926
  • Film, Video
    Amblin' / Catalog Record Only LU3607 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Denis C. Hoffman; 17Sep70; LU3607. Music by Michael Lloyd ; theme song performed by October Country ; photographed by Allen Daviau. Pamela McMyler, Richard Levin. Cinefx appears on leader and may be production company. Multi media reviews index, 1970, p. 3 lists distributor as Sigma III Corp. and year of release as 1968; other sources cited below list distributor ...
    • Date: 1970
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of four episodes of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1954
  • Film, Video
    White men can't jump / Catalog Record Only PA558-819 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Appl. au.: Finger Roll, Inc., employer for hire. NM: "all other cinematographic material." DCR 1992; PUB 2Mar92; REG 23Mar92; PA558-519. Executive producer, Michelle Rappaport ; music composed by Bennie Wallace ; edited by Paul Seydor ; director of photography, Russell Boyd. Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Rose Perez, Tyra Ferrell. A trailer for the feature ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    Big trouble in Little China /
    John Carpenter's big trouble in Little China Catalog Record Only
    Jack Burton is a big-talking, wisecracking trucker who goes beneath the streets of San Francisco's Chinatown to battle an army of spirits when his friend's fiancee is kidnapped.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Salt of the earth / Catalog Record Only Salt of the earth depicts the attempt of a New Mexican mining company to break a bitter union strike against unsafe working conditions. The story also addresses the prejudice against the Mexican-American workers, who strike to attain wage parity with Anglo workers and to be treated with dignity by the bosses. The wives of the miners play a pivotal role in the strike, against ...
    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video
    Humboldt County / Catalog Record Only Peter Hadley, an uptight and disillusioned medical student, is failed by one of his professors, who happens to be his father. Seeking some escape, Peter ends up in bed with a nightclub singer named Bogart, who invites him on a road trip to Humboldt County. It is here that he meets and is embraced by Bogart's eccentric marijuana farming "family." Leaving Peter stranded, he ...
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    White men can't jump / Catalog Record Only Two men, one black and one white, team up as a pair of basketball hustlers, and con their way across the courts of Los Angeles.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 4 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1955
  • Film, Video
    Redbelt Catalog Record Only A fateful event leads to a job in the film business for top mixed-martial arts instructor Mike Terry. Though he refuses to participate in prize bouts, circumstances conspire to force him to consider entering such a competition.
    • Contributor: Mamet, David - Verges, Chrisann - Ejiofor, Chiwetel - Mortimer, Emily - Braga, Alice - Allen, Tim - Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Gentleman Jim / Catalog Record Only LP11685 PA575-416 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 14Nov42; LP11685. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1992. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorization. DCR 1991; PUB 24Mar92; REG 26May92; PA575-416. Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; film editor, Jack Killifer ; music by H. Roemheld. Errol Flynn, Alexis Smith, Jack ...
    • Date: 1942