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    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
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    Tenderloin at night
    Tenderloin after two in the morning
    77521 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 27Nov1899; 77521. Duration: 2:02 at 16 fps. Filmed ca. June to September 1899, probably in West Orange, New Jersey. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 533; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1899
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    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
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    Who framed Roger Rabbit? / Catalog Record Only PA368-781 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Touchstone Pictures & Amblin Entertainment, Inc. DCR 1988; PUB 20Jun88; REG 23Jun88; PA368-781. Executive producers, Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; film editor, Arthur Schmidt ; director of animation, Richard Williams. Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Stubby Kaye, Alan Tilvern. Voices: Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, Lou Hirsch, Morgan Deare, April Winchell, Mae ...
    • Date: 1988
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    Boyz n the hood /
    Boyz in the hood Catalog Record Only
    In 1984 South Central Los Angeles, Reva Styles sends her wild son Tre to live with his father, Furious Styles. He becomes close friends with Ricky and Doughboy Baker. Seven years later, the three are reunited at a barbecue for Doughboy's release from prison. Tre and Furious, a financial adviser who speaks out against violence between black gangs as serving white oppression, have a ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Grand Canyon / Catalog Record Only PA545-981 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. DCR 1991; PUB 9Dec91; REG 18Dec91; PA545-981. Music, James Newton Howard ; associate producer, Meg Kasdan ; editor, Carol Littleton ; production design, Bo Welch ; director of photography, Owen Roizman. Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Mary McDonnell, Steve Martin, Mary-Louise Parker, Alfre Woodard, Jeremy Sisto, Tina Lifford, Patrick Malone, Randle Mell, Sarah Rigger, DestineĢe ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Showdown in Little Tokyo / Catalog Record Only PA562-616 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 23Aug91; PA562-616. Copyright notice on film: Warner Bros., Inc. ; 1991. Director of photography, Mark Irwin ; editors, Steven Kemper, Robert A. Ferretti ; music, David Michael Frank. Dolph Lundgren, Brandon Lee, Carey-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Tia Carrere, Toshishiro Obata. New York times, 9/2/91. Variety, 9/22/91. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 5/18/92; ref ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Bugsy / Catalog Record Only PA551-443 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 13Dec91; PA551-443. Copyright notice on film: TriStar Pictures, Inc., 1991. Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Stu Linder ; music, Ennio Morricone ; art director, Leslie McDonald. Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Harvey Keitel, Ben Kingsley, Elliott Gould, Joe Montegna, Bebe Neuwirth, Wendy Phillips, Richard Safarian, Lewis Van ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Talkin' dirty after dark / Catalog Record Only PA553-931 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 16Aug91; PA553-931. Copyright notice on film: New Line Cinema Corporation ; 1991. Executive producer, Kevin Shoreton ; edited by Claudia Finkle ; director of photography, Misha Suslov ; music composed by Matt Enders. Martin Lawrence, John Witherspoon, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Jedda Jones. Variety, 12/9/91. Reference sources used: Variety, 12/9/91; International motion picture almanac, ...
    • Date: 1991
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    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
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    Scenes from the class struggle in Beverly Hills / Catalog Record Only PA564-324 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 9Jun89; PA564-324. Copyright notice on film: Cinecom Entertainment Group ; 1989. Executive producers, Amir J. Malin, Ira Deutchman ; director of photography, Steven Fierberg ; editor, Alan Toomayan ; music, Stanley Myers. Jacqueline Bisset, Ray Sharkey, Robert Beltran, Mary Woronov, Ed Begley, Jr. New York times, 6/9/89. Variety, 5/10/89. From a story by ...
    • Date: 1989
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    Lethal weapon 3 / Catalog Record Only PA568-254 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 15May92; PA568-254. Copyright notice on film: Warner Bros. Inc. ; 1992. Title appears on leader as: Lethal weapon III. Story by Jeffrey Boam ; co-producers, Steve Perry and Jennie Lew Tugend ; associate producers, Alexander B. Collett, Michael E. Klastorin ; music by Michael Kamen, Eric Clapton, and David Sanborn ; edited by ...
    • Date: 1992
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    Kuffs / Catalog Record Only PA568-250 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 12Dec91; PA568-250. Copyright notice on film: Dino De Laurentiis Communications ; 1991. Presenter, Dino De Laurentiis ; associate producer, Lisa Fitzgerald ; music by Harold Faltermeyer ; film editor, Stephen Semel ; director of photography, Thomas Del Ruth. Christian Slater, Tony Goldwyn, Milla Jovovich, Bruce Boxleitner. Release date per copyright data sheet; some ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Encino man /
    California man Catalog Record Only
    PA565-886 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Hollywood Pictures Company, an accepted alternative of the Walt Disney Company. Appl. au.: Encino Man Productions, Inc., employer for hire. Prev.: Music prev. reg. & prev. pub. NM: incorporation of music; all other cinematographic material. DCR 1992; PUB 22May92; REG 29May92; PA565-886. Executive producer, Hilton Green ; story by George Zaloom and Shawn Schepps ; original score by J. ...
    • Date: 1992
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    Blade runner /
    Blade runner--the director's cut Catalog Record Only
    In the year 2019 in Los Angeles, replicants, genetically engineered human beings of superior strength and intelligence, have been created as labor for the planet colonies. The replicants, which have a life span of four years, start revolts and are forbidden on earth. Four Nexus 6 replicants, which are virtually indistinguishable from humans, commandeer a space shuttle to earth. Rick Deckard is a blade ...
    • Date: 1992
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    Poetic Justice / Catalog Record Only PA620-155 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. DCR 1993; PUB 23Jul93; REG 23Jul93; PA620-155. Application title: John Singleton's Poetic Justice. Edited by Bruce Cannon ; music by Stanley Clarke. Janet Jackson, Tupac Shakur, Regina King, Joe Torry. Source used: Entertainment weekly, no. 180, July 23, 1993, p. 42-43. ref print; Received: 8/3/93; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright Collection. Screened for quality.
    • Date: 1993
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    Rising sun / Catalog Record Only PA620-083 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (employer for hire). Prev.: screenplay prev. reg., PAu1-721-955; music preexisting. NM: all other cinematographic material. DCR 1993; PUB 12Jul93; REG 19Jul93; PA620-083. Executive producer, Sean Connery ; music composed by Toru Takemitsu ; film editors, Stephen A. Rotter and William S. Scharf ; director of photography, Michael Chapman. Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel, ...
    • Date: 1993
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    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
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    Short cuts / Catalog Record Only PA672-114 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Short Cuts Productions, Inc. DCR 1993; PUB 03Oct93; REG 13Aug93; PA672-114. Working titles: L.A. shortcuts and Shortcuts listed on Baseline. Director of photography, Walt Lloyd ; production designer, Stephen Altman ; edited by Geraldine Peroni ; original score composed by Mark Isham ; music producer, Hal Willner. Andie MacDowell, Bruce Davidson, Julianne Moore, Matthew Modine, Anne Archer, Fred Ward, ...
    • Contributor: Altman, Robert - Brokaw, Cary - Barhydt, Frank - Macdowell, Andie - Archer, Anne - Ward, Fred - Penn, Christopher - Carver, Raymond - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1993
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    Strange days / Catalog Record Only Set in the urban inferno of 1999 Los Angeles, Lenny Nero, sells dreams and hustles nightmares available on small disks that are viewable via a compact headpiece which make every sensation immediate. Nero replays scenes of happier days with Faith Justin, who has run off with sadistic Philo Gant. Nero hooks up with an old friend, Lornette "Mace" Mason, as he attempts to win ...
    • Date: 1995
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    Murder in the first / Catalog Record Only PA644-129 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 20Jan95; PA644-129. Camera, Fred Murphy ; music, Christopher Young ; editor, Russell Livingstone. Christian Slater, Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, Embeth Davidtz. Source used: Variety, 2/16/95. Received: 11/3/95; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. Not viewed.
    • Date: 1995
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    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
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    Dangerous minds / Catalog Record Only PA660-237 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Hollywood Pictures Company (a.a.d.o. the Walt Disney Company, Don Simpson Productions, Inc., & Jerry Bruckheimer, Inc. Appl. au.: Homework Productions, Inc. Prev.: Lyrics & music prev. reg. DCR 1995; PUB 11Aug95; REG 31Aug95; PA660-237. Executive producers, Sandra Rabins and Lucas Foster ; score composed and performed by Wendy & Lisa ; editor by Tom Rolf ; director of photography, ...
    • Date: 1995
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    Sunset strip / Catalog Record Only A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives.
    • Date: 2000
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    Baghead / Catalog Record Only Four struggling actors retreat to a cabin in Big Bear, California in order to write a screenplay that will make them all stars. They want to make a funny film that may be a little bit scary too, but their story idea starts to come true.
    • Date: 2008