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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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    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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    Green Hornet "The hard-partying son of L.A.'s most powerful media magnate realizes his true calling as a crime-fighting vigilante after his father perishes under suspicious circumstances in this big-screen adaptation of the popular radio serial, comic book, film, and television series originated by Lone Ranger creators Fran Striker and George W. Trendle. James Reid (Tom Wilkinson) single-handedly built a media empire, but unfortunately his industrious genes ...
    • Contributor: Gondry, Michel - Moritz, Neal H. - Adlan, Raffi - Rogen, Seth - Goldberg, Evan - Zhou, Jielun - Diaz, Cameron - Waltz, Christoph - Wilkinson, Tom - Trendle, George W. - Columbia Pictures Industries - Original Film (Firm) - Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. She kisses like a dead mackerel /
    She kisses like a dead mackerel
    "A cold, wet, drunk and very jealous Jenny makes an umseemingly comment about Dick's co-star that gets picked up by the press"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Boogie nights / Focuses on California's adult entertainment industry in the late 1970s. Aspiring actor Eddie Adams is transformed into porn star Dirk Diggler after he is discovered by porn director Jack Horner.
    • Date: 2000
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    The holiday / Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.
    • Date: 2006
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    Emergency! John Gage and Roy Desoto are paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51. Together they respond to emergencies ranging from false alarms to major disasters. Their purpose is to keep emergency patients alive long enough to get to medical facilities. Dr. Brackett and Dr. Early are part of the medical staff at Rampart Hospital. They relay messages, via radio contact, through ...
    • Date: 2009
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    Short cuts / 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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    Circle of eight /
    Circle of ei8ht | Circle of 8
    Jessica receives a warm welcome from her new neighbors when she moves into the Dante, a historic building in downtown Los Angeles, but she learns the chilling truth when she begins an investigation into a series of deaths that only she seems to see.
    • Date: 2010
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    Baghead / 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
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    Noah's arc.
    Noah's arc.
    Noah, a young African American gay man, and his friends attempt to find love and happiness in Los Angeles.
    • Contributor: Polk, Patrik-Ian - Stephens, Darryl - Chester, Rodney - Vincent, Christian - Spearman, Douglas - Atwood, Jensen - Tall Skinny Black Boy (Firm) - Logo (Television Network) - Open Door Productions - Blueprint Entertainment (Firm) - Mtv Networks - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
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    Three's company. Join Jack, Janet, Cindy and their new permanent roommate Terri. This group has its share of misunderstandings, mistaken identities, bumbling romance and much more. Smooth pal Larry and swinging landlord Ralph Furley push the limits of physical comedy and sexy hilarity like never before.
    • Date: 2006
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    The Life and death of 9413--a Hollywood extra / An aspiring actor comes to Hollywood, hoping to become a star. Instead, he finds only anonymity as an extra when a studio mogul gives him the number 9413. Another actor who arrived at the same time becomes a star, and all Hollywood lionizes him. Meanwhile, the extra finds employment harder to find, and eventually dies of privation. While the other performers laugh, the extra's ...
    • Date: 1927
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    Graceland. It seems like a sweet deal when new FBI agent Mike Warren's first assignment lands him in a beautiful L.A. beachfront mansion with other young undercover government agents, including his idol, legendary FBI agent Paul Briggs. But loyalties are tested and lives are put on the line when Warren is ordered to secretly investigate Briggs.
    • Contributor: Eastin, Jeff - Sunjata, Daniel - Tveit, Aaron - Ferlito, Vanessa - McLaren, Brandon Jay - Montana, Manny - Swan, Serinda - Ehrlich, Jon - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Fox Television Studios - Jeff Eastin & Warrior George Productions - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    Eli Stone. San Francisco attorney Eli Stone (Jonny Lee Miller) continues to deal with his prophetic visions and the disruptive effect they have on both his professional and his personal life in this second season of the offbeat series. Though he is determined to use his extra-sensory power for good, his well-intentioned--and frequently eccentric--actions are often misinterpreted by those around him.
    • Date: 2009
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    Bucky Larson : born to be a star
    Born to be a star
    "Adam Sandler co-writes and produces this Columbia Pictures comedy starring Nick Swardson as Bucky Larson, a nerd from nowhere who heads out West to become a porn star after finding out his parents were ones themselves. Upon arriving in Hollywood, a waitress (Christina Ricci) with self-esteem issues gets him situated in the slightly less seedy part of town. Meanwhile, Bucky connects with a friend ...
    • Contributor: Brady, Tom - Sandler, Adam - Giarraputo, Jack - Covert, Allen - Swardson, Nick - Dorfman, David - Ricci, Christine - Johnson, Don - Dorff, Stephen - Columbia Pictures Corporation - Happy Madison (Firm) - Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    Brothers & sisters.
    Brothers and sisters.
    "Enter the complex world of the Walkers, and explore what it means to be an American family in the 21st century. Though they live very different and conflicting lives, the Walkers find unity under the family roof. Relationships bend but never break as they strive to find their own identities and embrace each other's differences"--Container.
    • Date: 2007
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    Fastlane. Two mismatched cops, the angry and bitter Van Ray, and the brash Deaqon Hayes, are forced to team up by a shady vixen police lieutenant, Billie Chambers, into going undercover in the seedy side of Los Angeles using a variety of police confiscated flashy cars, clothes, weapons and other items, kept in a large secret warehouse called the Candy Store, in order to nail ...
    • Date: 2008
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    Chan is missing / Jo is a middle-aged taxi driver, and Jo's nephew Steve is a restless, gabby young man. In an effort to get their own taxi medallion, they have entrusted their savings, $4,000, to a man named Chan Hung, a wheeler-dealer from Taiwan, who has apparently absconded with the money. They search for Chan throughout the Chinatown of San Francisco. The more they find out about ...
    • Date: 1982
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    After the thin man / LP6821 PAu1-789-118 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.; 21Dec36; LP6821. Colorized version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorized version. DCR 1993; REG 27Sep93; PAu1-789-118. From the story by Dashiell Hammett ; musical score by Herbert Stothart and Edward Ward ; photographed by Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Robert J. Kern. William Powell, Myrna Loy, James ...
    • Date: 1936
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Balzac, come home /
    Balzac, come home
    "The Prestons babysit, then lose Margot's spoiled dog"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.
    • Date: 1974
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    Emergency! When lives are on the line, the Emergency! team is there and ready for action. Reunite with Squad 51 and the heroic staff of Rampart Hospital in all gripping Season 2 episodes of the pioneering series that was the first to show the real-life drama of being an EMT. From mysterious widespread viruses to dangerous overdoses to a treacherous gas explosion, there's no crisis ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Racket squad. "Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container.
    • Date: 2009
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    Killer of sheep / A realistic portrait of a black, urban Los Angeles community. Stan, a slaughterhouse worker, struggles to provide for his family, love his wife, and maintain responsibility to his community. Though his everyday life is filled with setbacks--he struggles with frustration, depression, and the temptation of friends trying to get him involved in their shady dealings--he perseveres in the hope of better life for himself ...
    • Date: 1978
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    The Half-breed / A Cherokee half-breed, L'eau Dormante (known as Lo Dorman), is raised and educated by a white man, but discovers that he is not welcome in the white community. He lives in the Carquinez Woods of California in a hollowed-out redwood tree. He becomes infatuated with a flirtatous white woman, Nellie Wynn, further alienating the local townspeople. When a young woman, Teresa, becomes a fugitive ...
    • Date: 1917
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    Showdown in Little Tokyo / 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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    Battle, Los Angeles "A Marine platoon fights to prevent the city of Los Angeles from being overtaken by a race of highly advanced alien invaders in this epic sci-fi action thriller from director Jonathan Liebesman (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning) and producer Neal H. Moritz (I Am Legend, Fast & Furious). After decades of speculation about life on other planets, the people of Earth discover that ...
    • Contributor: Liebesman, Jonathan - Moritz, Neal H. - Marmur, Ori - Bertolini, Chris - Eckhart, Aaron - Rodriguez, Michelle - Rodriguez, Ramon - Moynahan, Bridget - Columbia Pictures Industries - Relativity Media - Original Film (Firm) - Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    Mi vida loca /
    Mi vida loca--my crazy life | My crazy life
    Sad Girl and Mousie, two Chicana teenagers, are members of the Echo Park Home Girl gang in Los Angeles. Once best friends, they have fallen out over Ernesto, a drug dealer who has fathered a child by both of them, and meet to fight a dual of honor, but they relent. He buys a custom-built mini-truck, which El Duran, a rival gangster believes should ...
    • Date: 1995
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    Columbo /
    Columbo.
    Columbo, a disheveled, cigar-chomping, trench coat-wearing police lieutenant, who appears to be an incompetent bumbler. Despite his appearance, Columbo is the shrewdest, most resourceful detective in the LAPD.
    • Date: 2004
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    Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Gomer Pyle gets himself in and out of one sidesplitting fix after another, much to the exasperation of his bullheaded drill instructor, the thunderous Sgt. Carter. In spite of it all, it's Gomer's kind heart and cockeyed innocence that never fail to win over his cantankerous superior and beloved platoon.
    • Date: 2007
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    Beverly Hills Chihuahua / Chloe is a pampered Beverly Hills Chihuahua who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner's niece, Rachel, gets lost. She must rely on her new friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her. In the meantime, Papi, a male Chihuahua who is in love with Chloe goes in pursuit of her. Papi's ...
    • Date: 2009
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Dennis takes a wife /
    Dennis takes a wife
    "A neurotic script writer falls for the Preston's houseguest"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 29, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    The other end of the line When a beautiful customer service operator in India falls for a charming American executive over the telephone, they're in for a serious case of mistaken cultural identity. With a penchant for all things American and a heart full of dreams, Priya flies to San Francisco to meet her destiny, and it looks like love at first sight. Now Priya and Granger must risk everything ...
    • Contributor: Metcalfe, Jesse - Saran, Shriya - Kher, Anupam - Foster, Sara - Miller, Larry - Dodson, James - Amritraj, Ashok - Jackson, Tracey - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Lc Gift Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    The grapes of wrath 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
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    The day of the locust / Portrayal of the losers, the misfits, the neurotic fringe society that hovered about the unreal core that was Hollywood in the 1930s.
    • Date: 1975
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    Gidget. Frances "Gidget" Lawrence lives with her widowed college professor father in California. Anne is her older sister who is married to John Cooper, a psychology student. Gidget spends most of her free time at the beach, hanging out with friends and surfing. She also has a knack for getting in and out of trouble. Gidget speaks to the audience during her journey to adulthood, ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Racket squad. "Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man. Running from 1951-1953, Racket squad was one of the first series to portray the gritty reality of criminal investigation and was twice nominated for an Emmy award"--Container.
    • Date: 2003
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    Three's company. Contains all 22 episodes from the fifth season, including Suzanne Somer's last episode.
    • Date: 2005
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    Three's company. DVD video; region 1; NTSC. Dolby Digital. Full screen (1.33:1). Closed-captioned. John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers.
    • Date: 2003
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    Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: viva la fiesta!
    Viva la fiesta!
    "Join Papi and his two- and four-legged family as they move into a posh Beverly Hills hotel, complete with a luxurious doggy spa. But there's trouble in puppy paradise when Rosa, the littlest member of the pack, feels smaller and less special than ever. Now it's up to Papi to help Rosa find, and celebrate, her inner strength, which turns out to be bigger ...
    • Contributor: Starfield, Dana - White, Sara E. - Spiro, Lev L. - Ferrer, Miguel - Lopez, George - Osment, Emily - Annable, Odette - Pettis, Madison - Coloma, Marcus - Cahill, Erin - Walt Disney Pictures - Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Hyde in Hollywood / In Hollywood in 1939, an actor/director named Julian Hyde is blackmailed by a gossip columnist known as Hollywood Confidential who threatens to reveal Hyde's homosexuality. Hyde is coerced into revealing secrets of other Hollywood stars. Hyde plots revenge by making a film about Hollywood Confidential's life, revealing all of his secrets.
    • Date: 1991
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    Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Gomer's misadventures in the Marine Corps and his country bumpkin ways may bring out the worst in his hard-nosed, blustering drill instructor, but deep down inside, Sgt. Carter can't help but be affected by Gomer's huge heart and noble intentions.
    • Date: 2007
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    Dirt.
    Dirt.
    As editor-in-chief of Hollywood's most influential gossip rag, Lucy Spiller can make or break a celebrity, but her obsession with outing the darker side of the glamorous life unleashes the demons of her own past and makes her a victim of the machine she has created.
    • Contributor: Carnahan, Matthew - Cox, Courteney - Fx Productions - Touchstone Television - Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
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    Medic. "The Medic television series was one of America's first 'doctor dramas.' When it ran in network prime time in 1954, it was a television milestone"--Container.
    • Date: 2004
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    Brothers & sisters.
    Brothers and sisters.
    Enter the complex world of the Walkers and explore what it means to be an American family in the 21st century. Though they live very different and conflicting lives, the Walkers find unity under the family roof. Relationships bend but never break as they strive to find their own identities and embrace each other's differences.
    • Date: 2009
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    Mental. Roles of engagement.
    Roles of engagement
    A famous actor is admitted to the hospital after having suffered what looks like a psychotic outbreak during his appearance in a live talk show. He confesses that he has faked it to prepare for a movie role, but Jack suspects that he suffers from a serious personality disorder.
    • Date: 2009
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    Rising sun / 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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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. He who steals my friends /
    He who steals my friends
    "Richard and Connie introduce Dick and Jenny to friends of theirs and the two couples hit it off so well, the Richardsons began to feel jealous"--TV.com WWW site, viewed March 16, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Good morning, world / Two radio disc jockeys in Los Angeles are stars of the Lewis and Clarke radio show. David Lewis is married to Linda, a homemaker; Larry Clarke is a bachelor with an off-and-on girlfriend, Sandy, who is the Lewis's neighbor. Their employer at the radio station is Roland Hutton, the humorless station manager. Hutton is constantly butting heads with Larry, who wants to play more ...
    • Date: 2005
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    Sons of Anarchy.
    Sons of anarchy.
    Members of a California biker gang try to balance family life with their gun-running business.
    • Contributor: Sutter, Kurt - Hunnam, Charlie - Sagal, Katey - Perlman, Ron - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Big time rush.
    Big time rush.
    Four 16-year-old best friends from Minnesota travel to sunny L.A. and move into a swanky housing development used by film companies and record labels to house their potential young ingňues and pop wannabes. Once there they clash with Gustavo, an eccentric record executive who holds the key to their success.
    • Contributor: Fellows, Scott - Schmidt, Kendall - Maslow, James - Penavega, Carlos - Henderson, Logan - Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) - Nickelodeon (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    Un Chihuahua en Beverly Hills 2 Puppy mayhem turns the lives of newlywed Chihuahua parents Papi and Chloe upside down when their rambunctious, mischievous puppies present one challenge after another. But when their human owners end up in trouble, the tiny pups will stop at nothing to save them, because in good times and hard times, the family always sticks together.
    • Contributor: Feinglass, Dannah - Schneider, Danielle - Krevoy, Brad - Zamm, Alex - Lopez, George - Annable, Odette - Ferrer, Miguel - Hudson, Ernie - Coloma, Marcus - Cahill, Erin - Bushell, Jeff - Walt Disney Pictures - Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) - Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Mrs. Ferguson /
    Mrs. Ferguson
    "One of Dick's fans confuses TV with reality and begins to think that he is a real doctor and will only allow him to care for her"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 29, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Racket squad. Racket Squad was the first series to portray the gritty reality of criminal investigation and was twice nominated for an Emmy award.
    • Date: 2005
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    Brothers & sisters.
    Brothers and sisters.
    Sarah and Saul try to save the family company, while Tommy goes into business with Holly. Sarah and Joe divorce, Kitty and Robert get married.
    • Date: 2008
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. The hickey /
    Hickey
    "An ambitious young actress gives Dick something more than he bargained for: a hickey"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.
    • Date: 1974
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    The Doris Day show.
    Doris Day show.
    Features the actress-singer as Doris Martin, a widowed mother who has left the city to raise her two young sons on the Mill Valley, California farm of her father. In this second season Doris becomes a working mother who commutes between her family farm in the country and San Francisco as the secretary to a magazine editor.
    • Date: 2005
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    Dragnet 1967. The classic police drama is updated for the 1960s. No-nonsense Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner, Officer Bill Gannon, tackle traditional police cases and face new challenges such as LSD, race riots, and public service TV shows.
    • Date: 2005
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Lt. Preston of the 4th Cavalry /
    Lt. Preston of the 4th Cavalry
    "Annie accidentally walks in on her parents while they are making love"--TV.com WWW site, viewed March 16, 2012.
    • Date: 1974
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    Three's company. Features all 25 episodes of this sitcom's classic second season. The legendary John Ritter stars as a bachelor named Jack Tripper, who shares an apartment with two women.
    • Date: 2004
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    The call "An emergency operator receives a desperate call from a kidnapped teen, and races to locate the young victim while facing a terrifying killer from her own past in this thriller from director Brad Anderson (The Machinist, Session 9). Jordan Turner (Halle Berry) is a 911 operator in the Hive, the bustling Los Angeles headquarters for emergency operators. Her job is extraordinarily stressful, though the ...
    • Contributor: Anderson, Brad - Graup, Jeffrey - Luisi, Michael J. - Helfant, Michael A. - Stein, Robert - Gallo, Bradley - D'ovidio, Richard - Bokenkamp, Jon - Berry, Halle - Breslin, Abigail ... Anderson, Brad - Graup, Jeffrey - Luisi, Michael J. - Helfant, Michael A. - Stein, Robert - Gallo, Bradley - D'ovidio, Richard - Bokenkamp, Jon - Berry, Halle - Breslin, Abigail - Chestnut, Morris - Eklund, Michael - Tri-Star Pictures - Troika Pictures (Firm) - Stage 6 Films - Wwe Studios - Amasia Entertainment (Firm) - Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Three's company. All 22 episodes from season three, plus almost 2 hours of bonus materials including: Pilot Episode 2, made before Suzanne Somers was cast, Remembering John Ritter featurette, bloopers and much more.
    • Date: 2004
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    Poetic Justice / 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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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. The young surgeons /
    Young surgeons
    "This flashback episode has Dick describing his first acting job to his co-workers"--TV.com WWW site, viewed March 16, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    The extra girl /
    Mack Sennett's the extra girl
    Sue Graham, a small-town girl and would-be movie star, wins a beauty contest through a mix-up and goes to Hollywood. Upon arriving, she learns that there is no work for her except in the wardrobe department, which she takes. Meanwhile, her parents and her boyfriend, Dave Giddings, follow her to California, where the Grahams are bilked out of their life's savings. Sue, while still ...
    • Date: 1923
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. A fake Matisse is better than a r...
    Fake Matisse is better than a real Anzelowitz
    "Jenny buys a painting for $75 that she is convinced is a Matisse, but the art dealer appears to be dragging his feet on the decision"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.
    • Date: 1974
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    Grand Canyon / 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, Destinée ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Scenes from the class struggle in Beverly Hills / 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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    The white shadow.
    White shadow.
    Now, in his second year at Carver High, Ken Reeves realizes he's become more than just a basketball coach. He's the person his players can turn to when things go wrong at home, or when things get tough out on the street.
    • Contributor: Paltrow, Bruce - Howard, Ken - Pringle, Joan - Carter, Thomas - Hooks, Kevin - Van Patten, Timothy - Mtm Enterprises - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
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    The soloist / While looking for a new article for the paper, a Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Julliard trained musician.
    • Date: 2009
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. The back break kid /
    Back break kid
    "An eager actor puts Dick in a back brace while they are rehearsing. Will the young stud take over Dick's job while he recovers?"--TV.com WWW site, viewed August 8, 2012.
    • Date: 1974
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    Code 3. "In the tradition of Dragnet, this riveting crime series presents true tales of robbery and murder based on actual case files of the Los Angeles County Sheriff. Richard Travis stars as Sheriff Barrett, leading us through each tension-filled half-hour as he and his officers scour the City of Angels for any and all lawbreakers"--Container.
    • Date: 2009
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    Vertigo / Scottie Ferguson, a San Francisco police detective is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia--that is vertigo or dizziness in high places. Ferguson is hired by a rich shipbuilder to follow his wife who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide. He falls in love with her, she is later murdered and Ferguson becomes demonic in ...
    • Date: 1984
  • Film, Video
    Murder one.
    Murder one.
    Theodore Hoffman is a prominent defense attorney in a prestigious Los Angeles law firm. After successfully defending the wealthy but suspicious Richard Cross in a lurid murder trial, he is now involved in the defense of Neil Avedon. Neil is a famous young actor who has had severe drug and alcohol problems and was subsequently charged with the murder, after Cross was acquitted. This ...
    • Contributor: Bochco, Steven - Eglee, Charles H. - Gibson, Channing - Benzali, Daniel - McCormack, Mary - Hayden, Michael - Phillips, Grace - Mackenzie, J. C. (John C.) - Tucci, Stanley - Baker, Dylan ... Bochco, Steven - Eglee, Charles H. - Gibson, Channing - Benzali, Daniel - McCormack, Mary - Hayden, Michael - Phillips, Grace - Mackenzie, J. C. (John C.) - Tucci, Stanley - Baker, Dylan - Williams, Vanessa - Fleck, John - Tighe, Kevin - Bosson, Barbara - Clarkson, Patricia - Gedrick, Jason - Steven Bochco Productions - Twentieth Century-Fox Television, Inc - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Light in darkness / Two ex-convicts marry in violation of California parole laws. An understanding sheriff presents their story to the governor, who, after some hesitation, grants them full pardons.
    • Contributor: Crosland, Alan - Mason, Shirley - Morgan, Frank - Tooker, William H. - Cooper, Bigelow - Wadsworth, William - Glendon, J. Frank (Jonathan Frank) - Trimble, George - Kyne, Peter (Peter Bernard) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - K.E.S.E. (Firm) - Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video
    Medic / Four episodes of the pioneering medical drama following the personal and professional lives of the doctors and surgeons in a Los Angeles hospital.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Nash Bridges.
    Nash Bridges.
    "Nash Bridges is back with a second electrifying season of special investigations, car chases, shoot-outs, and, of course, ex-wife drama"--Container.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Don - Marin, Cheech - Perry, Jeff - Rysher Entertainment - Cbs Television Network - Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 4 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1955
  • Film, Video
    Strange days / 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
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath 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
    Redbelt 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
    Kiss me deadly "Tough L.A. private eye Mike Hammer gives a ride to Christina, a frightened young woman he finds running along the road one night. His car is run off the road by unseen thugs. Hammer is knocked out and Christina is tortured in an unsuccessful attempt to get information from her. They are put back into Hammer's car which then is forced off a cliff. ...
    • Contributor: Aldrich, Robert - Bezzerides, A. I. (Albert Isaac) - Laszlo, Ernest - Luciano, Michael - Devol, Frank - Spillane, Mickey - Meeker, Ralph - Dekker, Albert - Stewart, Paul - Hernandez, Juano ... Aldrich, Robert - Bezzerides, A. I. (Albert Isaac) - Laszlo, Ernest - Luciano, Michael - Devol, Frank - Spillane, Mickey - Meeker, Ralph - Dekker, Albert - Stewart, Paul - Hernandez, Juano - Cooper, Maxine - Addy, Wesley - Leachman, Cloris - Parklane Pictures, Inc - United Artists Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1955
  • Film, Video
    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Turning pro /
    Turning pro
    "Lucas visits his parents and has some interesting plans. He's leaving school to become a professional bowler"--TV.com WWW site, viewed April 11, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
  • Film, Video
    Mental. A beautiful delusion.
    Beautiful delusion
    Jack and Veronica are called to treat a woman who believes she is pregnant, but the ultrasound reveals there is no baby. Meanwhile, Jack searches for his mentally ill sister, who he thinks is homeless and may be wandering the streets of Los Angeles.
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Adam-12.
    Adam-twelve.
    Officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed are on the streets fighting crime on the mean streets of Los Angeles. In this final season of the television series Officer Reed spends time working as a detective and temporarily joins the narcotics squad while Malloy fills in for Sgt. MacDonald for a brief stint. The series ends with a bang as the officers are involved in ...
    • Contributor: Webb, Jack - Milner, Martin - McCord, Kent - Universal Studios, Inc - Shout! Factory (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Loveless in Los Angeles / Seven years ago, Dave Randall was a great guy. Then he moved to Los Angeles, became a TV producer for a reality dating show, and changed into a first class jerk. But when he runs into his college crush, he realizes that his bar-hopping, bed-hopping ways are leaving him unfulfilled, and looks to her to help him become the nice guy he once was.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Eli Stone. When San Francisco lawyer Eli Stone awakens to an unending George Michael soundtrack that only he can hear, gets dive-bombed by a WWI biplane on a busy San Francisco street and faces a fire-breathing dragon outside his office window, there are two possible explanations: delusions caused by a potentially fatal brain aneurysm or the chance that something greater is at work. He might just ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    So notorious. "Tori Spelling plays a fictional version of herself who deals with her post-90210 life. Tori has a close-knit group of non-showbiz friends who both encourage and distract her as she moves through forgettable parts on TV movies, tries to meet a normal guy and struggles to escape her sometimes-burdensome family legacy"--Container.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Nancy Drew /
    Mystery in Hollywood Hills
    Teen detective Nancy Drew accompanies her father on a business trip to Los Angeles, where she happens upon clues to a murder mystery involving a movie star.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of four episodes of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1954
  • Film, Video
    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Mr. Dazzle /
    Mr. Dazzle | Mister Dazzle
    "Dick has a chance to do a commercial that pays well and could lead to other jobs, but it's a cheesy ad for a toilet bowl cleaner"--TV.com WWW site, viewed August 8, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
  • Film, Video
    Brothers & sisters.
    Brothers and sisters.
    Spend some time with the Walkers, a family much like your own, as they support each other through the joys and heartaches of life. It's a season of new beginnings. The family is reunited for Justin's homecoming party, love is in the air as Nora and Kitty get back in the dating game, and Sarah's and Kevin's relationships are put to the test. Relive ...
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Three's company. A bachelor shares an apartment with two single women, much to the chagrin of their old-fashioned landlord.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Adam-12.
    Adam-twelve.
    "Officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed return for another beat-blazing season of Jack Webb's police drama classic Adam-12. Based on real police cases in and around the city of Los Angeles, Season Six lands the officers in helicopters, on horseback and on airport patrol in locations ranging from the foothills to Venice Beach. The boys in blue have their work cut out for them ...
    • Contributor: Webb, Jack - Milner, Martin - McCord, Kent - Universal Studios, Inc - Shout! Factory (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    The grapes of wrath / The Joad family moves westward to California during the 1930s.
    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video
    The new Dick Van Dyke show. I'll cry today /
    I'll cry today
    "Dick goes to the dentist, but the laughing gas has some unusual effects"--TV.com WWW site, viewed March 15, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
  • Film, Video
    The white shadow.
    White shadow.
    When professional basketball player Ken Reeves suffers a serious knee injury, his career comes to a grinding halt, and all his dreams of glory seem shattered - until a friend offers him a job as a basketball coach for a Los Angeles inner city school.
    • Contributor: Paltrow, Bruce - Howard, Ken - Pringle, Joan - Carter, Thomas - Hooks, Kevin - Van Patten, Timothy - Mtm Enterprises - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Mental. Manic at the disco.
    Manic at the disco
    "Jack helps an 8 year-old boy who suffers from a conduct disorder to fight his way out of an internal video game world while he conquers his real world problems with his father at the same time. Nora begins to resolve the problematic relationship she has with her teenage daughter, which has suffered from Nora's divorce after her battle with cancer"--Copyright descriptive material.
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Blade runner / 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: 1983
  • Film, Video
    Heat /
    Other side
    A gang led by Neil McCauley robs an armored truck in downtown L.A. and a guard is killed. Vincent Hanna, a homicide cop, investigates and identifies McCauley as his prey. The two men meet, talk about their lives and warn each other that, if forced to, they'll take each other down. McCauley decides to pull one final bank robbery and leave the country. The ...
    • Date: 1996