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    Joe Harkin's ward / Catalog Record Only Joe Harkin, a young gold miner whose partner is killed, adopts his four-year-old orphan daughter. She lives with him for several years, making his house a home. When he strikes it rich, he sends her away to school in the city, where he also goes to live. She grows up to be a beautiful woman and they fall in love and marry.
    • Date: 1915
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    Swing time Catalog Record Only Lucky Garnett, a featured troupe dancer and professional gambler, falls in love with Penny Carrol, a dance school instructor. Their attempts to audition as a dance team are hampered by the jealousy of band leader Ricky Romero who is in love with Penny. Their romance is hampered by Lucky's engagement to a girl back home. In the end all the problems are sorted out ...
    • Date: 1986
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    Written in the sand / Catalog Record Only The shy fisherman Peter discovers his name and that of Norma, a local girl, written together in the sand at the seashore. But Norma's father favors Rowland, the preacher's nephew, for his daughter. Norma becomes fond of Rowland. Peter rescues Rowland from quicksand. Norma's father's fortune is stolen; Peter recovers it. But Norma responds to the attentive Rowland and Peter gives up, heading for ...
    • Date: 1912
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    It's a wild life / Catalog Record Only A penniless Harold tries to court his sweetheart at the Gilded Guzzle Cafe where he contends with the young woman's mother, gluttonous diners, thieving musicians, two other suitors and messy food.
    • Date: 1918
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    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
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    R.F.D., 10,000 B.C. Catalog Record Only An animated mannikin comedy (also known as an O'Brien plastic stop-work comedy) set in prehistoric times. Henry Saurus, the mailman, and Johnny Bearskin, the favored suitor, vie for the affections of Winnie Warclub on Valentine's Day.
    • Date: 1917
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    Omnibus. Forty-five minutes from Broadway /
    Forty-five minutes from Broadway | 45 minutes from Broadway Catalog Record Only
    An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting solely of a performance of the musical by George M. Cohan entitled Forty-five minutes from Broadway; in 3 acts.
    • Date: 1959
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    Blade o' grass / Catalog Record Only A man is deserted by his wife and takes refuge from civilization by going with his small daughter to a remote section of the Maine woods. The girl grows up and falls in love with a wealthy hunter; the father drives off the hunter and sends the girl to live with his wealthy sister. The girl soon tires of high society and returns to ...
    • Date: 1915
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    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
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    The Resurrection of Dan Packard / Catalog Record Only Desert prospectors Dan Packard and "Long-Shorty" Ferguson encounter spinster Arabella Beebe whom they believe to be a recent widow; they later have a spitting contest to determine which one should marry her. Loser Dan stages his own funeral in order to wrangle out of the wedding, but comes back to life when he learns that Arabella owns the gold mine. Includes footage of Tom ...
    • Date: 1916
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    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
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    The glass key Catalog Record Only Paul Madvig, a shady politician, falls in love with Janet, daughter of the candidate for Governor, against the wishes of his friend and adviser, Ed. One night Taylor, Janet's playboy brother, is found murdered and suspicion falls on Paul, who had objected to Taylor's friendship with his sister Opal. Nick Varna, a political enemy, plots to bring about Paul's downfall, but Ed steps in ...
    • Contributor: Heisler, Stuart - Latimer, Jonathan - Donlevy, Brian - Lake, Veronica - Ladd, Alan - Aubinoe (Alvin L., Jr.) Family Film Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1942
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    The Madcap / Catalog Record Only The daring Flora Fairbanks and artist John Markham fall in love but the jealous Countess Olga Tcherny plots to drive them apart. Olga's presentation of a play she wrote which distorts Flora and John's time together in France backfires. Olga is ostracized from New York society and John and Flora are reunited.
    • Date: 1916
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    Little Bo-Peep / Catalog Record Only Rushville's hotelier Squire Skinner took his mule cart to the train station to meet passengers needing his "bus." One day he found a fare, and took her to the hotel. She registered as La Belle Petroleum, heel dancer, but was really a "vampire" (i.e., vamp), and rehearsed in the woods to the fascination of Heeza Boob the shepherd, and his flock of goats. Eventually, ...
    • Date: 1917
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    La Bohème / Catalog Record Only Mimi, a poor seamstress, and Rodolphe, a struggling playwright, fall in love. When Mimi attempts to help Rodolphe get his play produced, he suspects her of infidelity and she leaves him. Later, a severely ill Mimi returns to the now successful Rodolphe and dies.
    • Date: 1926
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    Ašik-Kʻeribi /
    Ashik Kerib | Asik Kerib | Aschik Kerib | Hoary legends of the Caucasus | Lovelorn Minstrel Catalog Record Only
    A handsome young minstrel Ashik Kerib is betrothed to Magul, daughter of the rich Turkish merchant Mekhar. But Mekhar rudely rejects the impoverished suitor, preferring to marry his only daughter to the wealthy Kurshid-Bek. Ashik and Magul pledge eternal loyalty to each other before the minstrel leaves to seek his fortune. He encounters numerous adventures as he journeys west. St. George on a white ...
    • Contributor: Abašiże, Dodo - Paradzhanov, Serge - Badriże, Gia - Mgoniani, Iuri - Matonidze, Veronika - Natroshvili, Levan - Chiaureli, Sofʹi︠a - Lermontov, Mikhail I︠u︡rʹevich - Kinostudia Kʻartʻuli Pʻilmi - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1988
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    Omnibus. The lady's not for burning / Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting solely of a play written by Christopher Fry entitled, The lady's not for burning, in 4 parts of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1957
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    Environment / Catalog Record Only A ne'er do well and Jeannie, the banker's daughter, fall in love. Jeannie encourages her suitor to try to better himself while her father rejects him. When the young man's attempts to find a job fail, he is enticed into helping a stranger rob the bank. At the last minute, the suitor repents, chases and fights the stranger. The stranger is killed when he ...
    • Date: 1914
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Opens with a waltz number by Kaye, Caterina Valente, and four couples of Tony Charmoli Dancers. Sketches follow two men as they race across the globe to win the hand of a woman (Around the world sketch / performed by Kaye, Bill Dana, Joyce Van Patten, Harvey Korman, and Valente), and present the world-famous foreign language expert "Dr. Jose Jimenez" (Language lecture / performed ...
    • Date: 1966
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    The Man-eater / Catalog Record Only A coquette kisses her soldier fiancé goodbye and then consoles herself at a picnic by flirting with all of her friends' husbands and fiancés.
    • Date: 1918
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of three segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1954
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    Queen Christina / Catalog Record Only Seventeenth-century Queen Christina of Sweden relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain, in this historical drama.
    • Date: 1934
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    Mary / Catalog Record Only Mary falls in love with an artist and then learns that he had broken his engagement to a neighbor of hers owing to a misunderstanding relating to an intercepted letter. Mary retrieves the letter and shows it to Laura, the ex-fiancée, to impress her that the artist had intended to apologize for their silly quarrel. Mary sacrifices her own love even further by deliberately ...
    • Date: 1915
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    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
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    The Rose of San Juan / Catalog Record Only Ben Cameron (Sidney Ayres), a young Virginian, arrives in California to homestead on government land. He meets a starving youth along the way and returns him to his mother (Louise Lester). He then meets Inez, the most beautiful girl in San Juan, and they fall in love. Later, at a dance, they meet again and Cameron beats a drunken Spaniard (Jack Richardson) who forces ...
    • Date: 1913