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    How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns From Edison films catalog: The picture opens with a "Personal" advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th, 1904: "Young French Nobleman, recently arrived, desires to meet wealthy American girl; object matrimony; will be at Grant's Tomb at 10 this morning, wearing boutonniere of violets." The first scene shows the young "Nobleman" in his dressing room. He picks up the ...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Porter, Edwin S. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1904
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    A romance of the rail From Edison films catalog: A series of railroad scenes of novel and amusing interest. It opens with a view of an imposing station showing a pretty girl, dressed in white, seated on a trunk awaiting the arrival of her train. A young man approaches, also dressed in white, and the two immediately fall in love. The Lackawanna Limited then rolls into the station and ...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1903
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    Robert Montgomery presents the Johnson's Wax program. The liar /
    Liar Catalog Record Only
    Production supervisor, Joseph W. Bailey. Host: Robert Montgomery. Norma Moore, Jan Miner, House Jameson, Fred Beir, Barbara Joyce. NBC inventory box no. 847. Operation no. QK-14180. Not viewed. Sources used: NBC program analysis files, sponsor file [MI]; Television drama series programming: a comprehensive chronicle 1947-1959, 1980, p. 244. Updated by qu26.
    • Date: 1957
  • Film, Video
    Tini zabutykh predkiv = Shadows of forgotten ancestors
    Shadows of forgotten ancestors | Shadows of our forgotten ancestors | Shadows of our ancestors | Wild horse of fire | Teni zabytykh predkov | In the shadow of the past Catalog Record Only
    A deeply heartfelt story set during the early part of the 20th century in the Ukrainian Carpathians, centering on Ivan whose life is marked with sadness. First his brother is killed while saving him from a falling tree. Then his father is murdered, forcing Ivan and his mother to live in poverty. He falls in love with Marichka, the daughter of the man responsible ...
    • Contributor: Paradzhanov, Serge - Chendeĭ, Ivan - Mykolaĭchuk, Ivan - Kadochnykova, Larysa - Bestai︠e︡va, T. - Bahashvili, S. - Illi︠e︡nko, I︠u︡ri - Kot︠s︡i︠u︡bynsʹkyĭ, Mykhaĭlo - Kinostudii︠a︡ Imeni Oleksandra Dovz︠h︡enka - Sovėksportfilʹm (Firm) - Connoisseur Video Collection (Firm) - Janus Films Collection (Library of Congress) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1965
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    Faithful / Catalog Record Only PA791-388 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 3Apr96; PA791-388. Copyright notice on film: Faithful Productions, Inc. ; 1995. Director of photography, Fred Murphy ; edited by Nicholas C. Smith ; music by Phillip Johnston. Cher, Chazz Palminteri, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Mazursky, Amber Smith. Based on the play Faithful by Chazz Palminteri. Sources used: Baseline database, 7/9/96; Internet movie database, 7/9/96; copyright data sheet. Received: 6/18/96; ...
    • Date: 1996
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    Anna Karenina / Catalog Record Only Anna Karenina (Greta Garbo) is the wife of a prominant Russian government official. She leads a correct but confining upper-middle-class existence. She seems content with her life as a proper companion to her dignified, unaffectionate husband (Basil Rathbone) and an adoring mother to her young son (Freddie Bartholomew), until she meets Count Vronsky (Fredric March), a young officer of the guards. He pursues her ...
    • Date: 1935
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    Diwana / directed by Rashid Dar ; written by Zaheer Kashmiri. Catalog Record Only Television play set during the reign of Jahangir, Emperor of Hindustan, 16th century. It depicts the true love of a poor potter and the daughter of the chief of city police in Lahore. Because of the rigid caste system in the Hindu religion, it is impossible for the potter to marry the girl. Feeling insulted, the police chief jails the potter. The latter's parents ...
    • Date: 1991
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    Matrimony's speed limit /
    Matrimony's S.L. Catalog Record Only
    A young businessman who is facing a financial setback discovers that he must marry before noon in order to inherit a fortune, thanks to the manipulations of his wealthy girlfriend, who wants to help him without wounding his pride.
    • Date: 1913
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    Shakoor Majid's tele films Catalog Record Only Nāiorī depicts the love story of a Bengali girl Piyari. She falls in love with a person who as a help for her family. She secretly marries him. But her family didn't accept her marriage and send her to a far off place. They forcefully gave her second marriage. Piyari never accepted her second marriage and decides to come back to her home village. ...
    • Contributor: Majida, Śākura - Caudhurī, Raphikula Bārīm - Laser Vision (Firm : Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2009
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    Umbaraṭhā
    Threshold Catalog Record Only
    A look at the underlying dependence of a woman on man in marriage, and how men tend to take undue advantage of it. But even so, there comes a time for every woman to make a decision, and act accordingly.
    • Contributor: Patel, Jabbar - Rāva, Ḍī. Vh - Mangeshkar, Hridaynath - Tendulkar, Vijay - Pāṭīla, Smit - Karnad, Girish Raghunath - Alurkar Music House (Pune, India) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
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    Dangerous game /
    Snake eyes Catalog Record Only
    Stars Sarah and Francis find the on-camera violence spilling over into their tangled private lives while Eddie finds his personal traumas intruding more and more into the fictional material.
    • Date: 1994
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    Pyaar ka saagar /
    Pyar ka sagar | Goel Cine Corporation presents Filmrays Production Pyaar ka saagar Catalog Record Only
    This film is the love story of Radha and Kishan. But She to marry Bishan because her father desired this. On the other hand Kishen met with an accident and lost his vision. Than Radha came to know that Bishen is elder brother of Kishan.
    • Date: 2004
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    Bachelor blues / Catalog Record Only Leon comes home late from playing poker and misses the dinner his wife Dorothy has prepared for their 15th wedding anniversary. She is furious and they argue over the priest's name who married them. The next day Leon's friend Joe suggests that Leon settle the argument by examining their marriage license. It has not been signed and Joe says that their marriage has never ...
    • Contributor: Goodwins, Leslie - Bilson, George - Woodward, Julian - Gladden, Tholen - Mackenzie, Jack - Brigandi, Phil - Errol, Leon - Granger, Dorothy - Brown, Wally - Underwood, Betty - Rhodes, Grandon - Lee, Ruth - Sully, Frank - RKO Radio Pictures - Afi/RKO Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1948
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    Māyābajār : kalar /
    Mayabazaar Catalog Record Only
    A legendary tale of Mahabharata, the episode is about the romance between Abhimanyu, son of Arjuna, and Sasirekha, daughter of Balarama. Since the Pandavas lost all their wealth in a gamble, Sakuni hatches a plan to get Duryodhana's son Lakshman Kumar engaged to Sasirekha. Noticing this, Lord Krishna enters the scene and devises a counter plan. He takes the help of Ghatothkatch, son of ...
    • Date: 2010
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    Once upon a honeymoon Catalog Record Only LP11735 PAu-1-791-658 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO-Radio Pictures, Inc.; 4Nov42; LP11735. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. DCR 1993; REG 31Jan94; PAu-1-791-658. Director of photography, George Barnes ; music score by Robert Emmett Dolan ; edited by Theron Warth. Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Walter Slezak, Albert Dekker. Colorized verison made by Turner Entertainment Co. in ...
    • Date: 1942
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    Indecent proposal / Catalog Record Only PA-610-723 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Paramount Pictures Corporation. DCR 1992; REG 7May93; PUB 24Mar93; PA-610-723. Co-producer, Michael Tadross ; executive producer, Tom Schulman and Alex Gartner ; music composed by John Barry. by Basil Poledouris. Robert Redford, Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson. Based upon the novel by Jack Engelhard. Source used: Variety, 4-12-93. Received: 5-17-93; ref print; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1993
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    Tere mou teu : bayi mou guiss /
    Bayi mou guiss Catalog Record Only
    A man leaves the village and moves to town, where he settles and works. He is soon joined by his wife, but town life interferes with their marriage.
    • Date: 200?
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    The Recoil / Catalog Record Only Miriam Somerset secretly marries Richard Cameron, a U.S. government agent. Believing him killed in an accident, she allows her mother to force her into a marriage with Van Horn, a wealthy brute. Much later, Cameron returns to New York to find his wife remarried. As she is explaining, Van Horn returns home in a drunken rage. There is a struggle and Van Horn is ...
    • Date: 1917
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 2 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1956
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    What price taxi? /
    Hal Roach comedy Catalog Record Only
    A tough taxi driver is suspicious of his wife and everyone to whom she speaks. Two taxi driver pals get in trouble when they are caught by her husband in conversations with her.
    • Date: 1932
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    Tom, Dick, and Harry / Catalog Record Only LP10594 PAu1-791-600 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; 17Jul41; LP10594. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright: Turner Entertainment Co.; PAu1-791-600. Copyright notice for minor change version on video: RKO Pictures ; 1992. Musical score by Roy Webb ; director of photography, Merritt Gerstad ; edited by John Sturges. Ginger Rogers, George Murphy, Alan Marshal, Burgess Meredith. Colorized version made by ...
    • Date: 1941
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    The Silver Girl / Catalog Record Only Jefferson Hunter marries Ann Kepple, a girl half his age. They live happily, working their Nevada mine, The Silver Girl. One day, a visit from an eastern lawyer, Nathan Hargrave, persuades Anne that she needs a social life. The Hunters move to New York City, leaving their partner, Chuck Wilson, to work the mine alone. When the mine is threatened, Hunter goes to Nevada, ...
    • Date: 1919
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    Short cuts / Catalog Record Only PA672-114 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Short Cuts Productions, Inc. DCR 1993; PUB 03Oct93; REG 13Aug93; PA672-114. Working titles: L.A. shortcuts and Shortcuts listed on Baseline. Director of photography, Walt Lloyd ; production designer, Stephen Altman ; edited by Geraldine Peroni ; original score composed by Mark Isham ; music producer, Hal Willner. Andie MacDowell, Bruce Davidson, Julianne Moore, Matthew Modine, Anne Archer, Fred Ward, ...
    • Contributor: Altman, Robert - Brokaw, Cary - Barhydt, Frank - Macdowell, Andie - Archer, Anne - Ward, Fred - Penn, Christopher - Carver, Raymond - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1993
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    Story of a marriage. Reconciliation / Catalog Record Only A wealthy young Southern girl marries a poor but decent young man and find herself ostracized from her family but eventually all the members reconcile to become a family again. The story is loosely based on Horton Foote's parents and their lives in a Texas town in the few years during and after the First World War.
    • Date: 1987
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    Husbands and wives / Catalog Record Only PA584-691 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR and REG unknown] PUB 18Sep92; PA584-691. Copyright notice on film: TriStar Pictures, Inc. ; 1992. Title appears on leader as: Husbands & wives. Executive producers, Jack Rollins, Charles H. Joffe ; editor, Susan E. Morse ; director of photography, Carlo DiPalma. Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Judy Davis, Sydney Pollack. Variety, 8/31/92, p. 59. Reference sources used: Variety, ...
    • Date: 1992