Skip to main content

↓ Refine your search

  • Film, Video

    Thousands cheer / Catalog Record Only

    A World War Two musical about an aerialist who is reluctantly drafted into the army, has difficulty with military discipline and falls in love with the colonel's daughter. Arrested while trying to elope, he is released in order to perform for the troops, where a few near misses remind him of the importance of teamwork. A changed man, he appears at his court martial ...

    • Date: 1943
  • Film, Video

    Histoire d'un Pierrot = Pierrot the prodigal / Catalog Record Only

    Pierrot courts and marries Louisette; she deserts him when a former rival for her affections pushes Pierrot into a life of dissipation. After six years and with the aid of his fatherly good friend, Pochinet, Pierrot is reunited with his wife and young son.

    • Date: 1913
  • Film, Video

    Sunday / Catalog Record Only

    Sunday, an orphan girl who was raised by lumberjacks, has blossomed into young womanhood and is told she will be sent to a convent school. Unhappy with this news, she tells her story to Arthur Brinthorpe who offers to take her to England with him. When she discovers that he does not intend to marry her, a struggle ensues and Arthur is killed by ...

    • Date: 1915
  • Film, Video

    A Soul for sale / Catalog Record Only

    After Mr. Pendleton's death, Niela Pendleton and her mother are left with very little income. Unfortunately, Mrs. Pendleton is a selfish, greedy spendthrift. She runs up bills and gambling debts and even implicates her daughter in a forgery to satisfy her craving for expensive jewelry. Mrs. Pendleton's solution to her financial problems is to force Niela to marry the lecherous, old millionare, Hale Faxon, ...

    • Date: 1918
  • Film, Video

    Coquette Catalog Record Only

    "Norma Besant, a heartless belle of a Southern town, falls in love with Michael Jeffrey, a crude and prideful mountaineer. Her father, a physician, is so displeased that he refuses to allow them to marry, orders Jeffrey out of his house, and, half-crazed, shoots and kills Jeffrey to preserve his family's good name. While he is awaiting his trial Besant commits suicide in a ...

    • Contributor: Taylor, Sam - Grey, John - McNeil, Allen - Pickford, Mary - Brown, Johnny Mack - Moore, Matt - Sainpolis, J. F. (john F.) - Janney, William - Kolker, Henry - Irving, George ... Taylor, Sam - Grey, John - McNeil, Allen - Pickford, Mary - Brown, Johnny Mack - Moore, Matt - Sainpolis, J. F. (john F.) - Janney, William - Kolker, Henry - Irving, George - Beavers, Louise - Struss, Karl - Menzies, William Cameron - Browne, Earle - Abbott, George - Pickford Corp - United Artists Corporation - Pickford (mary) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1929
  • Film, Video

    Romeo and Juliet / Catalog Record Only

    Two young lovers are destroyed by the bitter feud between their powerful families, the Montagues and the Capulets. Set in Verona during the Renaissance.

    • Date: 1936
  • Film, Video

    Up in arms / Catalog Record Only

    Wartime musical comedy about a hypochondriac elevator operator who, after being drafted into the Army, becomes a surprise hero. Infatuated with nurse Mary, Danny Weems tries to set up his friend Joe with her friend and fellow nurse Virginia, but Virginia is crazy about Danny and Joe and Mary fall for each other. After all four enter the Army, Danny, Joe, and Virginia discover ...

    • Date: 1944
  • Film, Video

    The Salamander / Catalog Record Only

    Doré Baxter is a country girl who longs for the big city life. She and her grandmother are swindled out of their farm by the evil Albert Sassoon. Her grandmother dies of the shock; Doré goes to the big city to seek revenge. There she is wooed by several men, including Sassoon (who does not know she is one of his victims). With the ...

    • Date: 1916
  • Film, Video

    Türev / Catalog Record Only

    Nazım is a successful young Istnabul writer who is about to marry Süreyya. Süreyya is not sure about Nazım's love and so she asks her best friend Burcu to seduce him in order to test his fidelity.

    • Contributor: Inaç, Ulaş Inan - Bereket, Beste - Şantırcıoğlu, Gülçin - Yalçıner, Güçl - Camerart Film (firm) - D Yapım Reklamcılık Ve Dağıtım A.Ş. (firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    The Sea waif / Catalog Record Only

    Nancy Potter was lost at sea when she was a young child. She was rescued and reared by Cail Potter, a fisherman (and, unbeknownst to Nancy, a thief). Nancy is being courted by Silas Jones, her "father's" cohort, but she despises Silas. Harry Caton, an actor, has been sent to their small, seacoast village to recuperate from a throat ailment. While robbing the home ...

    • Date: 1918