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    Scene from the elevator ascending Eiffel Tower
    Panoramic view from the Eiffel Tower, ascending and descending
    From Edison films catalog: A marvelously clear picture taken from the top of the elevator of the Eiffel Tower during going up and coming down of the car. This wonderful tower is 1,000 feet in height, and the picture produces a most sensational effect. As the camera leaves the ground and rises to the top of the tower, the enormous white city opens out ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Buying a cow
    Achat embarrassant | Embarrassing purchase
    An urban husband and wife, walking in the countryside outside Paris, are so impressed with the delicious taste of a cow's milk that they buy the cow and try to bring it back to their Parisian apartment. After many misadventures, the cow is stolen right after they reach their front door.
    • Contributor: Société Des Établissements Gaumont - George Kleine (Firm) - Afi/Marshall (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1908
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    Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. attends Women in War Work Congress in Paris [1918] During World War I, Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. worked for the YMCA in France running canteens, clubs, and leave centers for soldiers and teaching French. She also designed the uniforms worn by the women workers in the YMCA. Views of Mrs. Roosevelt entertaining women YMCA workers in the garden of the home of her aunt, Mrs. Alice Green Hoffman, in Paris. There are medium ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler - Mutual Film Corporation - International Newsreel Corporation - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918
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    The Smurfs 2
    Smurfs two | Smurfs II Catalog Record Only
    "Determined to harness the magical essence of the Smurfs, wicked wizard Gargamel creates a diminutive race of mischief makers known as the Naughties. But in order to get the results he's looking for, Gargamel will need to get his hands on a genuine Smurf. Enter Smurfette, the only one of her kind who knows the spell that can transform Naughties into actual Smurfs. Having ...
    • Contributor: Gosnell, Raja - Kerner, Jordan - Stem, J. David - Scherick, Jay - Ronn, David - Azaria, Hank - Harris, Neil Patrick - Mays, Jayma - Perry, Katy - Ricci, Christina ... Gosnell, Raja - Kerner, Jordan - Stem, J. David - Scherick, Jay - Ronn, David - Azaria, Hank - Harris, Neil Patrick - Mays, Jayma - Perry, Katy - Ricci, Christina - Winters, Jonathan - Peyo - Columbia Pictures Industries - Sony Pictures Animation (Firm) - Hemisphere Media Capital - Kerner Entertainment Company - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1957
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    Komunaris čʻibuxi Film
    • Contributor: Ėrenburg, Ilʹi︠a - Marjanišvili, Konstantine Aleksandres Że - Zabozlaevi, Sergei - Sidamon-Eristʻavi, Valerian - Čʻxeiże, Ušangi - Kʻartʻuli Pʻilmi
    • Date: 2012
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of six segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1953
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    Camille / Catalog Record Only Marguerite Gautier, a Parisian courtesan, and young Armand Duval fall in love and forsake Paris for the countryside. Armand's father persuades Marguerite to give up Armand who denounces her because he believes himself abandoned for a wealthy baron. Armand and the baron engage in a duel in which the baron is wounded and Armand must flee Paris for several months. When Armand returns, he ...
    • Date: 1937
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    Legendary sin cities /
    Sin cities Catalog Record Only
    "In the period between the first and second world wars, Paris, Berlin and Shanghai were notorious hot spots of sin and vice. Debauchery, brutality and corruption comingled with art, culture and political liberties"--Container.
    • Date: 2006
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    Paris blues / Catalog Record Only Two American jazz musicians in Paris meet two young American teachers on vacation and a romance ensues.
    • Date: 1961
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    Bondage of fear = It happened in Paris / Catalog Record Only Two sisters, one of them blind, become lost in the underworld of Paris in 1789, but are eventually reunited after many travails, each having fallen in love with a man who saved them.
    • Date: 1932
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    Camille / Catalog Record Only A Parisian courtesan, Marguerite Gautier, a.k.a. Camille, and a young law student, Armand Duval, fall in love and forsake their former lives. Armand's father persuades Marguerite to give up Armand who denounces her because he believes himself abandoned for a wealthy count. Ill and destitute, Marguerite dies clutching Armand's gift, the book Manon Lescaut.
    • Date: 1921
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    Les misérables Catalog Record Only "Academy-award winning director Tom Hooper's adaptation of the beloved musical Les Miserables makes no major changes to the original's plot. The story follows former prisoner Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman), who, after being released from the watchful eye of police officer Javert (Russell Crowe), is unable to find work because of his status as an ex-convict. He eventually steals from a local church, but when ...
    • Contributor: Hooper, Tom - Mackintosh, Cameron - Bevan, Tim - Fellner, Eric - Hayward, Debra - Nicholson, William - Boublil, Alain - Schönberg, Claude-Michel - Kretzmer, Herbert - Jackman, Hugh ... Hooper, Tom - Mackintosh, Cameron - Bevan, Tim - Fellner, Eric - Hayward, Debra - Nicholson, William - Boublil, Alain - Schönberg, Claude-Michel - Kretzmer, Herbert - Jackman, Hugh - Crowe, Russell - Hathaway, Anne - Seyfried, Amanda - Redmayne, Eddie - Bonham Carter, Helena - Baron Cohen, Sacha - Hugo, Victor - Working Title Films - Universal Pictures (Firm) - Relativity Media - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Is Paris burning? / Catalog Record Only A war epic about the uprising and liberation of Paris in 1944, dramatizing the way in which the city was saved by the second thoughts of the local German commander and the change of Allied plans brought about by the plea of the leaders of the uprising.
    • Date: 1966
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    Rick Steves' Europe. London and Paris /
    London and Paris Catalog Record Only
    Rick Steves tours two of Europe's grand captials: London and Paris.
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    Gigi / Catalog Record Only A young French girl is being groomed by her grandmother and great aunt to be a successful courtesan, but instead falls in love and blossoms into a lady.
    • Date: 1983
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of five segments. Third segment, Servant with two masters, is a performance of the ballet, Servitore di due padroni by Carlo Goldoni.
    • Date: 1953
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    As above, so below Catalog Record Only "A group of subterranean explorers encounter terror beneath the streets of Paris after descending into the city's ancient catacombs. Just when it seems their journey can't get any more nightmarish, the demons of their pasts strike back with a vengeance"--Allmovie WWW site, viewed August 30, 2016.
    • Contributor: Dowdle, John Erick - Tull, Thomas - Jashni, Jon - Dowdle, Drew - Aiello, Patrick - Weeks, Perdita - Feldman, Ben - Hodge, Edwin - Legendary Pictures - Universal Pictures (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    A tale of two cities "The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container.
    • Date: 2007
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    Ninotchka / Catalog Record Only A romantic comedy in which Ninotchka, a humorless, dedicated Soviet envoy, and Leon, a gigolo, are transformed when they fall in love in Paris.
    • Contributor: Lubitsch, Ernst - Brackett, Charles - Wilder, Billy - Reisch, Walter - Gibbons, Cedric - Daniels, William - Garbo, Greta - Douglas, Melvyn - Lugosi, Bela - Rumann, Sig ... Lubitsch, Ernst - Brackett, Charles - Wilder, Billy - Reisch, Walter - Gibbons, Cedric - Daniels, William - Garbo, Greta - Douglas, Melvyn - Lugosi, Bela - Rumann, Sig - Lengyel, Menyhért - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Rca Corporation - Loew's Incorporated - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress) - Turner Entertainment Co. Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1981
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    Waiting for the moon / Catalog Record Only Fictional scenes from the close-knit lives of American expatriate writer Gertrude Stein and her longtime secretary and companion Alice B. Toklas. The setting shifts between the women's Paris apartment and their French country retreat during a few days in 1936. Stein and Toklas edit a manuscript, enjoy social occasions with literary friends such as novelist Ernest Hemingway and poet Guillaume Apollinaire and motor through ...
    • Date: 1987
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    Hugo
    Invention of Hugo Cabret Catalog Record Only
    "Martin Scorsese's adaptation of Brian Selznick's award-winning novel centers on an orphan boy who lives in a Parisian train station. Sent to live with his drunken uncle after his father's death in a fire, Hugo learned how to wind the massive clocks that run throughout the station. When the uncle disappears one day, Hugo decides to maintain the clocks on his own, hoping nobody ...
    • Contributor: Scorsese, Martin - King, Graham - Headington, Tim - Depp, Johnny - Logan, John - Kingsley, Ben - Baron Cohen, Sacha - Butterfield, Asa - Selznick, Brian - Gk Films (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Infinitum Nihil (Firm) - Paramount Pictures Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    Gigi / Catalog Record Only A young French girl is being groomed by her grandmother and great aunt to be a successful courtesan, but instead falls in love and blossoms into a lady.
    • Date: 1958
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    Maurice Chevalier's Paris / Catalog Record Only Associate producer, Joe L. Cramer ; original score composed and conducted by Michel Legrand ; director of photography, Jacques Letelier. Maurice Chevalier. Archival pos consists of 2 reels on 1. NBC inventory box no. 1166. Operation no. 57-14818. Rebroadcast on 1957-09-22. Reference sources used: NBC program analysis file, program file [MI]; Terrace, V. The encyclopedia of television, series, pilots, and specials, 1937-1973, p. 288. ...
    • Date: 1957
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of six segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1953