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    Control / Catalog Record Only Ian Curtis has aspirations beyond the trappings of small town life in 1970s England. Wanting to emulate his musical heroes, he joins a band, and his musical ambition begins to thrive. Soon though, the everyday fears and emotions, fueled by his music, slowly begin to eat away at him. Married young, with a daughter, he is distracted from his family commitments by a new ...
    • Date: 2007
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    Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street Catalog Record Only The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop in London and forms a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett.
    • Contributor: Burton, Tim - Zanuck, Richard D. - Parkes, Walter F. - Macdonald, Laurie - Logan, John - Sondheim, Stephen - Depp, Johnny - Bonham Carter, Helena - Rickman, Alan - Spall, Timothy - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
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    Funny bones / Catalog Record Only PA642-485 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Hollywood Pictures Company, a.a.d.o. the Walt Disney Company. DCR 1995; PUB 24Mar95;REG 30Mar95; PA642-485. Oliver Platt, Lee Evans, Richard Griffith, Leslie Caron, Jerry Lewis, Oliver Reed, Ian NcNeice, George Carl, Freddie Davies, Ruta Lee, Harold Nicholas. Sources used: Variety, 1/30/95. Received: 11/21/95; ref print; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1995
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    Foyle's war.
    Foyle's war. Catalog Record Only
    This is the gripping third series that aired on PBS. Michael Kitchen plays a veteran detective whose job on the home front in southern England is complicated by WWII raging over Europe. DVD includes behind the scenes documentary and cast reflections.
    • Contributor: Horowitz, Anthony - Kitchen, Michael - Howell, Anthony - Weeks, Honeysuckle - Greenlit Productions - Acorn Media (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
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    Mr. Hot, Mr. Kool /
    Misṭar Hāṭ Misṭar Kūl | Misṭara Hôṭa Misṭara Kūla Catalog Record Only
    "This is a story of two friends, Lucky, aka Laxman Prasad and Pat, aka Prem Amar Tripathi from Allahabad. Both go to England in search of work and girls. The two get employed in an undergarment manufacturing company. They both try to woo many girls but nothing happens. Pat likes Pooja who works in his office and Lucky likes Dolly. Due to some misunderstanding ...
    • Date: 2007
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    Rocknrolla /
    Rock n rolla Catalog Record Only
    When a Russian mobster orchestrates a crooked land deal, millions of dollars are up for grabs, and London's entire criminal underworld wants in on the action. Everyone from a dangerous crime lord to a sexy accountant, a corrupt politician, and down-on-their-luck petty thieves conspire, collude, and collide with one another in an effort to get rich quick.
    • Date: 2008
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    None but the lonely heart Catalog Record Only LP13003 PAu-1-934-354 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO-Radio Pictures, Inc.; 20Oct44; LP13003. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: RKO Pictures, Inc. Appau.: Turner Entertainment Company. DCR 1990; REG 24Nov92; PAu-1-934-354. Director of photography, George Barnes ; music by Hanns Eisler ; edited by Roland Gross. Cary Grant, Ethel Barrymore, Barry Fitzgerald, Jane Wyatt. NCN011995; None but the lonely heart. ...
    • Date: 1944
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    Brideshead revisited / Catalog Record Only Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his ...
    • Date: 2011
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    Women in love / Catalog Record Only This is an exploration of the relationships, personalities, and philosophies of two men and two women in the high society of the early 1900s. One man is an industrialist, and treats relationships as possessions. The other man is a school inspector and tries to define love between men and women, and men and men. One woman is a socialite, and sees relationships in terms ...
    • Date: 1969
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    Ivanhoe / Catalog Record Only This is a legend of Ivanhoe, the knight who returns from fighting Richard the Lion-Hearted in the Crusades. Upon his return to England, he learns his true love Rowena has been promised to another for marriage. Also Richard's brother is plotting to take over his throne. There's romance, swordplay and adventurous battles.
    • Contributor: Coca-Cola Company Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1986
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    The lion in winter Catalog Record Only During Christmas, 1183, Henry II, King of England and half of France, assembles at his Chinon castle his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine, imprisoned in Salisbury Tower for meddling in affairs of state, his three sons, Geoffrey, Richard and John, his mistress Alais, and her brother Philip, King of France. Henry's purpose is to nominate his successor, who will then marry Alais to keep England's ...
    • Contributor: Harvey, Anthony - Goldman, James - O'toole, Peter - Hepburn, Katharine - Merrow, Jane - Avco Embassy Pictures - Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1986
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    28 weeks later /
    Twenty-eight weeks later Catalog Record Only
    Almost seven months after the Rage virus has annihilated the inhabitants of the London and the British Isles, the U.S. Army declares that the war against infection has been won, and that the reconstruction of the country can begin. In the first wave of returning refugees, a family is reunited, but one of them unwillingly carries a terrible secret. The virus is not yet ...
    • Date: 2007
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    The Forsyte saga. Catalog Record Only BBC television adaptation of John Galsworthy's work, chronicling nearly 50 turbulent years of a wealthy English family.
    • Date: 2002
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    H.G. Wells' the invisible man.
    Invisible man. Catalog Record Only
    "H.G. Wells' classic tale of suspense and intrigue from the 1950s. A highly secret laboratory experiment that goes awry turns Dr. Peter Brady into the Invisible Man! Unable to return to a visible state, Brady is enlisted as the ultimate British secret agent"--Container.
    • Date: 2006
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    Antaryātrā
    Ontorjatra Catalog Record Only
    A mother and her son return to their home in Sylhet, Bangladesh after 15 years abroad and try to retrace their roots. Beginning with the death of the father of the family, the film proceeds with the central characters seeking a link to their lives.
    • Contributor: Māsuda, Tāreka - Māsuda, Kyātharina - Rasheed, Harold - Rousseau, Gaetane - Laser Vision (Firm : Bangladesh) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
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    The holiday / Catalog Record Only 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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    Shoot on sight /
    Śuṭa ôna sāiṭa Catalog Record Only
    After the July 7, 2005 London bombing, a suspected Muslim is killed by the police. Commander Tariq Ali, a Muslim officer is entrusted to investigate the police shooting. Distrusted by both his superiors in the police, and his fellow Muslims, he finds his inquiry hampered from all sides. When evidence surfaces pointing to the slain man's innocence, as well as the existences of a ...
    • Date: 2008
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 4 segments of varying lengths; all segments are film.
    • Date: 1956
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    Danger UXB. Catalog Record Only "When a young Royal Engineer Officer is killed trying to defuse a bomb, he is replaced by raw officer recruit Brian Ash. Ash is shocked to discover that his new unit, the 97th Tunnelling Company, is in fact a hastily formed bomb disposal squad. With the Blitz devastating London every night and making massive demands on Royal Engineers' manpower, he is to take command ...
    • Date: 2006
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    A little princess / Catalog Record Only A small girl is placed in a fashionable London boarding school by her widowed father, a captain in the British Army in India. He dies during her stay at the school, apparently leaving her penniless, and she is suddenly plunged from wealth to poverty and forced to work as a scullery maid at the school.
    • Date: 1917
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    Splitting heirs / Catalog Record Only Rick, a motormouth Yank, becomes the 15th Duke of Bournemouth and head of the family bank when his father suddenly drowns. Unbeknownst to him, the real heir to the fortune is bank underling Tommy Patel, who's become his best pal. Source of the confusion is Tommy's mom, Duchess Lucinda, who left him in a restaurant during the swinging sixties and claimed the wrong baby ...
    • Date: 1993
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    The passionate stranger = A novel affair /
    Novel affair Catalog Record Only
    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: Beaconsfield Films, Ltd. ; 1956. LC's 16 mm. copy is a b&w U.S. release copy. Music composed by Humphrey Searle ; director of photography, Otto Heller ; editor, Jean Barker. Margaret Leighton, Ralph Richardson, Patricia Dainton, Carlo Justini. Gifford, D. The British film catalogue, 1895-1970, entry no. 12307 lists Gerald Thomas as producer. Sources used: Monthly film ...
    • Date: 1957
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    The remains of the day / Catalog Record Only This is a story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically perfect butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper in the employ of a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe.
    • Date: 1993
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    The loves of Joanna Godden / Catalog Record Only In Edwardian Britain, a young woman has three suitors who seek her hand in marriage.
    • Date: 1947
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    The office. Catalog Record Only A hilarious, biting look at everyday office life. The show revolves around David Brent, the oblivious general manager of a paper company who instigates petty office rivalries.
    • Date: 2004