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    Congress of nations From Edison films catalog: A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the flags of Germany, Russia, Ireland, England and China are brought forth and from each a soldier is produced corresponding with the flag of each nation. The ...
    • Contributor: Blackton, James Stuart - Smith, Albert E. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward) - Vitagraph Company of America
    • Date: 1900
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    Desperate journey / Catalog Record Only LP11658 PAu1-712-101 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 26Sep42; LP11658. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Co. NM: colorization. DCR 1991; REG 10Sep92; PAu1-712-101. Director of photography, Bert Glennon ; film editor, Rudi Fehr ; music by Max Steiner. Errol Flynn, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Coleman, Raymond Massey. Colorized version made by Turner Entertainment Co. ...
    • Date: 1942
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    Norbert Smith--a life / Catalog Record Only In a satire of the biographical documentaries on motion picture stars and the British film idustry, the career of fictional actor "Norbert Smith" is shown through film clips of his career and interviews with "Smith" and his wife.
    • Date: 1989
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    The Duchess / Catalog Record Only A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
    • Date: 2008
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    Boy A Catalog Record Only A sensitive twentysomething anxiously reenters the outside world after spending most of his young life in prison for his role in the brutal murder of another youngster. Under the watchful guidance of his dedicated caseworker, the parolee assumes the name Jack Burridge and tries to resettle inconspicuously in working-class Manchester. At first, Jack succeeds beyond his wildest hopes, landing a job and striking up ...
    • Contributor: Crowley, John - O'rowe, Mark - Horsford, Lynn - Garfield, Andrew - Mullan, Peter - Evans, Shaun - Cuba Pictures (Firm) - Weinstein Company - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Ford startime. Tennessee Ernie meets King Arthur
    Tennessee Ernie meets King Arthur | Startime. Catalog Record Only
    Tennessee Ernie Ford finds that chivalry and knighthood were a lot of bunk when scientists, with the aid of a time machine, transport him back to 6th century Camelot. He is befriended by Clarence but captured by Sir Bors, a Knight of the Round Table, and taken to the court of King Arthur. In addition to his disillusionment about knighthood, Ford is condemned to ...
    • Contributor: Cobb, Lee J. - Kibbee, Roland - Ford, Tennessee Ernie - Price, Vincent - Young, Alan - Mowbray, Alan - Emhardt, Robert - Dehner, John - Ballantine, Carl - Twain, Mark - NBC Television Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1960
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    The Yellow teddy bears / Catalog Record Only PA561-489 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR and REG unknown] PUB 1Aug63; PA561-489. Copyright notice on film: a Tekli Film production ; 1963. Gifford, D. The British film catalogue, 1895-1970, entry 13286 lists title as The yellow teddybears. Film reissued under the title Gutter girls in the U.S. by British/Topaz Film Corp. in 1964 and also known as Thrill seekers per The motion picture ...
    • Date: 1963
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    Maytime in Mayfair / Catalog Record Only Copyright: reg. unknown. Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Tom Walls, Peter Graves, Nicholas Phipps, Thora Hird, Michael Shepley, Max Kirby, Desmond Walter-Ellis, Tom Walls, Jr. LC copy is a black and white print of a film originally released in Technicolor. Sources used: Gifford, The British film catalogue, 1895-1970, entry 11366; Quinlan, British sound films, p. 229. Received: 2/2/82; ref print; gift, ATM 133; AFI/Triangle Laboratories ...
    • Date: 1949
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    House of cards. Catalog Record Only Mattie Storin, who has been crusading on Urquhart's behalf, begins an investigation to find the true story behind Collingridge's downfall.
    • Date: 1991
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    Miss Pettigrew lives for a day Catalog Record Only A middle-aged and unfairly unemployed governess is forced to take a job far beyond her comfort level.
    • Contributor: Nalluri, Bharat - Bellflower, Nellie - Garrett, Stephen - Magee, David - Beaufoy, Simon - McDormand, Frances - Adams, Amy - Pace, Lee - Hinds, Ciarán - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
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    The boat that rocked / Catalog Record Only A band of rogue deejays who captivated British radio listeners in the 1960s, play the music that defined a generation and boldly defy the government that tried to shut them down.
    • Date: 2009
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    Pride and prejudice / Catalog Record Only Tale of pre-Victorian British country society in which Mrs. Bennett is faced with the task of marrying her five daughters, of whom the oldest, intelligent and witty Elizabeth, becomes involved with the proud sophisticate Mr. D'Arcy, before all ends well.
    • Contributor: Leonard, Robert Z. - Stromberg, Hunt - Huxley, Aldous - Murfin, Jane - Jerome, Helen - Garson, Greer - Olivier, Laurence - Austen, Jane - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Loew's Incorporated - Turner Entertainment Co. Collection (Library of Congress) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1940
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    Elizabeth, the Golden Age /
    Golden age Catalog Record Only
    Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by familial betrayal and Spain's invading army. She and her shrewd advisors must act to safeguard the lives of her people. When the dashing seafarer Walter Raleigh captures her heart, Elizabeth is forced to make her most tragic sacrifice for the good of her country. A tale of one woman's crusade to control her love, destroy her enemies, and ...
    • Date: 2007
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    Traffik. Catalog Record Only Copyright notice on tape: Channel Four Television Co., Ltd. ; 1989. Bill Paterson, Lindsay Duncan, Jamal Shah, Talat Hussain, George Kukura, Tilo Prückner, Fritz Müller-Scherz. Per Variety, 8-16-89: "establishing dialog is in German or Pakistani where appropriate". Unable to determine what language is meant by Pakistani; may be Urdu, Sindhi, Punjabi, etc. Originally broadcast on PBS in five parts on five nights, beginning on ...
    • Date: 1990
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    Random harvest / Catalog Record Only LP11666 PA576-792 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's Inc.; 6Oct42; LP11666. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1992. Copyright for minor change version: [Claimant, DCR and REG unknown] PUB 1May92; PA576-792. Copyright notice for minor change version on video: Turner Entertainment Co. ; 1991. Director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; musical score, Herbert Stothart ; film editor, ...
    • Date: 1942
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    Moonlighting / Catalog Record Only Four Poles are sent to London by their boss to fix up his house there. Only one of them speaks English, and when he hears of the declaration of martial law back home in Poland, he decides not to tell his fellow workers for fear that they will not finish the job.
    • Date: 1991
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    Elizabeth /
    Elizabeth, the virgin queen Catalog Record Only
    Elizabeth is a passionate and naïve girl who comes to reign over a land divided by bloody turmoil. Amidst palace intrigues and attempted assassinations, the young Queen evolves into cunning strategist as she weighs the counsel of her mysterious advisors, thwarts her devious rivals, and denies her own desires for the good of England.
    • Date: 1998
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    Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall / Catalog Record Only "In the year 1550, Sir George Vernon agrees to have his young daughter Dorothy betrothed to John Manners, the son of the Earl of Rutland. Sir George signs a contract, promising that the marriage will take place on Dorothy's 18th birthday, or else he will have to pay a large penalty to Rutland. But when the two children have grown older, rumors of John's ...
    • Date: 1924
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    Ending up / Catalog Record Only The daily lives of a group of elderly housemates are shown as they struggle in a humorous way with holidays, illness, and encroaching senility and death.
    • Date: 1991
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    Mrs. Miniver / Catalog Record Only A family in a small English town struggles through the 1940 bombing of England by Germany; the title character exemplifies fortitude for her family.
    • Date: 1942
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    28 weeks later /
    Twenty-eight weeks later | 29 days later Catalog Record Only
    Six months after the rage virus is inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the United States Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan.
    • Date: 2007
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    Noah's castle Catalog Record Only In the near future, Britain is suffering economic and social decline. To get away from the constant food shortages and riots, Norman Mortimer moves his family to a run-down mansion in the countryside and begins fortifying the cellar to hoard supplies. But will their house now be a target for the desperate looters?
    • Contributor: McCarty, Nick - Townsend, John Rowe - Nutley, Colin - Gipps-Kent, Simon - Neal, David - Rimmer, Jean - Francis, Marcus - Ekblom, Annette - Lewis, Alun - Southern Television (Firm) - Vci Entertainment (Firm) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    The black arrow.
    Robert Louis Stevenson's the black arrow Catalog Record Only
    "As the Wars of the Roses rage through England, bringing tyranny, injustice and slaughter, a masked avenger roams the land, delivering justice from his bow. Who is the hooded Black Arrow, fighting for the poor and daring to go against the will of corrupt and murderous barons?"--Container.
    • Date: 2010
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    Young soul rebels / Catalog Record Only In 1977, during the week of the Queen's Silver Jubilee, a young black London DJ, who together with his gay partner operates a pirate radio station, becomes implicated in the murder of a mutual friend.
    • Date: 1991
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    The last place on earth. Leading men / Catalog Record Only Scott and Amundsen begin their expeditions to the South Pole. Members of Scott's team encounter Amundsen's team.
    • Date: 1985