• Film, Video
    A ballroom tragedy
    Ball room tragedy
    Opens on a set of a sitting room, apparently off a ballroom where dancers occasionally can be glimpsed through a curtained entrance stage right. Near the entrance, a young couple in formal attire talk--perhaps angrily--as another couple exit the dancing. The second man introduces his companion--a striking woman in a risqué white gown with a low-cut bodice and bare shoulders--to the other man and ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    Wildfire / Catalog Record Only John Keefe, a gambler, shoots and kills Robert Barrington in an argument over a card game. Keefe steals Barrington's papers and forges a bill of sale to himself for Barrington's stable of race horses back east. The stable includes the prize filly, Wildfire. Meanwhile, Barrington's daughters, Henrietta and Myrtle, are becoming worried about their father's long absence in the West. John Garrison, the sheriff ...
    • Date: 1915
  • Film, Video
    Musafir / Catalog Record Only Lucky had had enough of change. From orphanages to juvenile delinquent homes! From odd jobs to petty crimes! From home addresses to jail addresses! He wanted his innocence back. A plot of land in Bangalore; a family... a dog; a new beginning. One last con-job, girlfriend in tow, sunset in background, and he would be well on his way. Twenty-four hours later, he's been ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Five star final / Catalog Record Only A drama depicting the scurrilous tactics of yellow journalism employed by a New York City newspaper in order to increase its circulation. In the pursuit of it's aim, certain employees of the newspaper embark upon an investigation surrounding a twenty year old incident of a woman shooting her husband. They discover that the woman is, anonymously, now married to a socially prominent gentleman and ...
    • Date: 1931
  • Film, Video
    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
  • Film, Video
    The fugitive. Catalog Record Only The manhunt continues as Richard Kimble, the doctor falsely convicted of killing his wife, is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuer, Lt. Gerard, to the one-armed man who committed the crime.
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    No one killed Jessica /
    Jessica Catalog Record Only
    Devastated when she is told that that her sister, Jessica Lall, is shot dead by Manish Bhardwaj, the son of Pramod, a Congress party Member of Parliament in Haryana, Delhi-based Sabrina Lall, in the company of her parents, attends the Court to view a charade that will lead to the acquittal of the accused and his accomplices seven years after the incident. Disillusioned by ...
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Heavenly creatures / Catalog Record Only The true-life case of two young schoolgirls, Pauline and Juliet, who were charged with clubbing to death Pauline's mother in Christchurch, New Zealand in 1954. Opens two years before the murder, and follows the friendship as the two become obsessed with each other, retreating into a rich fantasy life.
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    Kiss me deadly Catalog Record Only "Tough L.A. private eye Mike Hammer gives a ride to Christina, a frightened young woman he finds running along the road one night. His car is run off the road by unseen thugs. Hammer is knocked out and Christina is tortured in an unsuccessful attempt to get information from her. They are put back into Hammer's car which then is forced off a cliff. ...
    • Contributor: Aldrich, Robert - Bezzerides, A. I. (Albert Isaac) - Laszlo, Ernest - Luciano, Michael - Devol, Frank - Meeker, Ralph - Dekker, Albert - Stewart, Paul - Hernandez, Juano - Cooper, Maxine - Addy, Wesley - Leachman, Cloris - Parklane Pictures, Inc - Mgm Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video
    Perfect stranger / Catalog Record Only A journalist goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill as her best friend's killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Already dead / Catalog Record Only A family man is lured down the path of revenge after his son is killed and his wife brutalized in a home invasion.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Agent Vinod / Catalog Record Only In Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhua, RAW Agent Vinod is rescued by colleague Rajan from a rogue Pakistani army officer; In Russia/Uzbekistan, an ex-KGB Officer is tortured and murdered; In Cape Town, a group of international business tycoons discusses a rumor that the dead KGB officer possessed a nuclear suitcase bomb; in Moscow, Rajan is exposed and shot dead while trying to send a Code Red ...
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    The Pink Panther / Catalog Record Only When a star soccer coach is murdered and his priceless Pink Panther diamond stolen, France is in an uproar. Fortunately, Inspector Jacques Clouseau is on the case. He doesn't have a clue, but for Clouseau, that is just a minor detail. With his partner, Gilbert Ponton, he goes from one misadventure to the next, from Paris to New York, leaving mayhem in his wake.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Kāla sakāle /
    Morning Catalog Record Only
    Malati is an innocent village girl who has very little understanding of life's complicacies. Malati lives with her mother at a small house and has some land from her father. A daily laborer Aju, lives with them. Aju has some feelings for Malati, which he never shown to anyone. When Malati's mother died out of illness, Sahar Banu, a rich woman from the same ...
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    China town ; Howrah bridge / Catalog Record Only China town is a story of young singer, Shekhar who is in love with Rita, daughter of wealthy Rai Bahadur Digamberprasad. Rai does not approve of Shekhar and wants his daughter to marry a wealthy businessman named Chowdhry. Rita asks Shekhar to get a better position, but Shekhar is quite satisfied with his singing career. So Rita and her dad re-locate to Calcutta, and ...
    • Contributor: Samanta, Shakti - Ravi - Nayyar, O. P. - Dolphin Entertainment (Mumbai, India) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Rapid fire /
    Rapidfire Catalog Record Only
    After witnessing a killing by a Mafia kingpin, college student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked feds. With the help of a renegade government agent and his stunning sidekick, Jake must use his lethal self-defense skills to stay alive.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    High wall / Catalog Record Only LP1444 PAu-1-789-113 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's Inc.; 14Jan48; LP1444. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorized version. DCR 1992; REG 27Sep93; PAu-1-789-113. Director of photography, Paul Vogel ; film editor, Conrad A. Nervig ; musical score, Bronislau Kaper. Robert Taylor, Audrey Totter, Herbert Marshall, Dorothy Patrick, H.B. Warner. Colorized version made by Turner ...
    • Date: 1948
  • Film, Video
    The invisible / Catalog Record Only Nick Powell is a handsome young writer with a bright future. Then one tragic night he is brutally attacked and left for dead. But Nick is really not dead, yet. He is trapped in a ghostly limbo where no one can see or hear him except Annie and she might be the one person who is able to save him. They must work quickly ...
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    The return / Catalog Record Only Despite nagging fears, a successful businesswoman visits her estranged father in her hometown in Texas only to be haunted by visions of a tragic incident that occurred in her past.
    • Contributor: Kapadia, Asif - Ryder, Aaron - Silver, Jeffrey - Sussman, Adam - Gellar, Sarah Michelle - Rogue Pictures - Intrepid Pictures - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Kika / Catalog Record Only A dizzy dame hairdresser, Kika, gets involved with a homicidal expatriate Yank writer, Nicholas, and his bewildered stepson, Ramon, an uncommunicative underwear photographer; a vampish, oddball femme tv reporter, Andrea, who's constantly on the lookout for "reality" scoops and who wears a rubber suit with a revolving video camera mounted on her head; a lesbian maid, Juana, and her mentally-deficient convicted rapist brother, Pablo, ...
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
    After the thin man / Catalog Record Only LP6821 PAu1-789-118 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.; 21Dec36; LP6821. Colorized version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorized version. DCR 1993; REG 27Sep93; PAu1-789-118. From the story by Dashiell Hammett ; musical score by Herbert Stothart and Edward Ward ; photographed by Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Robert J. Kern. William Powell, Myrna Loy, James ...
    • Date: 1936
  • Film, Video
    The Thin man. Angel biz / Catalog Record Only Nick Charles, who has invested in a play, decides to investigate when the leading man is murdered. Nora insists on helping, as the murdered man was found in her niece's apartment.
    • Date: 1957
  • Film, Video
    A gentleman after dark /
    Heliotrope Harry Catalog Record Only
    Harry is a gentleman crook who gives up a life of crime because of his baby girl. But one last job brings complications and Harry goes to jail, after placing his baby girl with his policeman pal. Years pass and Harry's daughter is now grown and engaged, never having been told that her real father is a jailbird. Harry's no-good wife reappears and attempts ...
    • Contributor: Marin, Edwin L. - Small, Edward - McNutt, Patterson - Bruce, George - Tiomkin, Dimitri - Roberts, Arthur E. - Krasner, Milton - Donlevy, Brian - Hopkins, Miriam - Foster, Preston ... Marin, Edwin L. - Small, Edward - McNutt, Patterson - Bruce, George - Tiomkin, Dimitri - Roberts, Arthur E. - Krasner, Milton - Donlevy, Brian - Hopkins, Miriam - Foster, Preston - Huber, Harold - Reed, Philip - Holden, Gloria - Child, Richard Washburn - United Artists Corporation - Edward Small Productions - Afi/Small (Edward) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1942
  • Film, Video
    Criminal / Catalog Record Only After witnessing the unfortunate death of a poor woman, Dr. Ajay Kumar cancels his U.S. immigration and open a hospital, called "Amma People's Hospital". He becomes popular, especially with two young women, Shweta and Sub-Inspector Ramya. He falls in love with Shweta and both get married, breaking Ramya's heart in the process. Shortly thereafter Shweta gets pregnant, much to their delight. Then one night, ...
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Mysteria / Catalog Record Only A has-been writer drafts the story of his life, and quite possibly his death. Once celebrated, Aleister Bain is now a whiskey-soaked, washed-up Hollywood screenwriter. Secluded in a sleazy hotel, he's desperately struggling to finish a script, with no success. But in this noir-esque thriller, truth is stranger than fiction and the chain-smoking Bain abruptly finds himself at the center of an investigation into ...
    • Contributor: Kuert, Lucius C. - Landau, Martin - Glover, Danny - Zane, Billy - Rooker, Michael - Miano, Robert - Green Apple Entertainment, Inc - Arramis Films (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012