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    [The centaurs--excerpts]
    Fragments from The centaurs
    A half human-half horse boy and girl meet and fall in love. They have a baby and go home to their parents for a happy reunion.
    • Contributor: McCay, Winsor - McCay, John - Fitzsimmons, John A. - Rialto Productions - Afi/Cinémathèque Canadienne Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1921
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    Maude's naughty little brother
    Maud's naughty little brother, or Wouldn't it jar you? | Wouldn't it jar you?
    From Edison films catalog: In a charming dining room a very attractive young lady is seen seated at the table, evidently waiting for the caller who is to share a quiet little dinner for two. A moment later a dude of the regular chappy type enters and seats himself at the table. As soon as the meal commences the inevitable wicked small boy sneaks ...
    • 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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    Families, will they survive? / Catalog Record Only Describes how different types of family units, including nuclear and extended families, have fared throughout history and how each is faring today. Also examines the effects of modern, increasingly complex social structure on the family.
    • Date: 1982
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    Mrs. Doubtfire / Catalog Record Only PA659-812 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 13Nov93; PA659-812. Executive producer, Matthew Rushton ; co-producer, Joan Bradshaw ; music by Howard Shore ; director of photography, Donald McAlpine. Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein, Polly Holliday. A trailer for the feature Baby's day out appears at the beginning of reel one. Source used: Variety, 11/29/93. Received: 12/5/93; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. ...
    • Date: 1993
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    Sunghursh / Catalog Record Only Bhawani Prasad, a legendary bandit whose own relatives have threatened to destroy him, adopts his grandson Kundan against the wishes of his wife in order to initiate him into the ancestral profession. The boy, however, grows up into a pacificist. When his cousins try to kill him, he is saved by a mysterious dancer.
    • Date: 2003
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    Nāyi neraḷu / Catalog Record Only Acchanniah sets out to meet the young man who is about twenty years old and provides some information regarding his previous birth which tallies with or appears to tally with his previous birth. Acchanniah brings home this man whose name is Vishwa. Acchannaih's wife realises a new purpose in living and accepts this stranger as her son. But Venkatalakshmi, Acchanniah's daughter-in-law, finds it difficult ...
    • Date: 2008
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    Aanchal / Catalog Record Only This movie revolves around the lives of two brothers, Kishan and Shambhu. Kishan is married to Shanti but both are unable to have children. When Tulsi and her blind mother come to live in the same village, Shambhu falls in love with her. Tulsi is the cousin of Jaggan who does not like Tulsi and Shambhu together and plots to separate them. Jaggan creates ...
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    ha-Milim ha-ṭovot = The kind words
    המילים הטובות = The kind words / | Kind words Catalog Record Only
    "This quirky and wry comedy follows three Jewish Israeli siblings, Dorona and her brothers Netanel and Shai, who, in the wake of their mother's death, learn the man who raised them is not their biological dad. The revelation sends them on a road trip from Israel across France to discover the truth about their birth father. It explores an unraveling family secret and the ...
    • Contributor: Zarhin, Shemi - Handelsman-Keren, Osnat - Paul-Hus, Martin - Ederi, Mosheh - Edery, Leon - Kleinhendler, Talia - Glaser-Zarhin, Einat - Zissman-Cohen, Rotem - Assaf, Roy - Ben Shimʻon, Assay ... Zarhin, Shemi - Handelsman-Keren, Osnat - Paul-Hus, Martin - Ederi, Mosheh - Edery, Leon - Kleinhendler, Talia - Glaser-Zarhin, Einat - Zissman-Cohen, Rotem - Assaf, Roy - Ben Shimʻon, Assay - Halevi, Tsahi - Gabay, Sasson - Azarzar, Magi - Scott, Daniel - Plante, Ronald - Ben Shoshan, Dorit - Ashkenazi, Doron - Gerstel, Maya - Bellemare, Sylvain - Hefetz, Moti - Pie Films (Firm) - Amérique Film - United King Films (Firm) - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    Kasis Road / Catalog Record Only Kasis Road lies just outside of town. It is a world of corrugated iron shacks, dirt roads, no electricity, fatherless children and gangs of aimless young men like Tony. Tony and his friends enjoy their freedom until he gets Rachel pregnant.
    • Date: 1997
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    The family Stone / Catalog Record Only Everett Stone brings his fiancé Meredith, a workaholic corporate executive, home to meet his bohemian family for Christmas. However, the Stone family quickly decides that Meredith doesn't fit in, so straightlaced Meredith recruits her sister Julie to help win her stepfamily over.
    • Date: 2006
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    Just married : marriage was only the begning Catalog Record Only Two strangers become companions for life after an arranged marriage, and go on a honeymoon in Ooty. There they discover the obvious awkwardness that any couple who don't really know one another feel when it comes to consummating their new relationship.
    • Contributor: Gulzar, Meghna - Nandy, Pritish - Pritam - Khan, Fardeen - Kher, Kiron - Shah, Satish - Dev, Mukul - Zutshi, Raj - Super Cassettes Industries (New Delhi, India) - Pritish Nandy Communications - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Cat on a hot tin roof /
    Tennessee Williams's Cat on a hot tin roof Catalog Record Only
    In this tale of a southern family, Maggie tries desperately to entice her tortured alcoholic husband into bed while fighting his brother and sister-in-law for dying Big Daddy's inheritance.
    • Date: 1986
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    Sarmaşık gülleri / Catalog Record Only Gulseren lost her mother as a young girl, leaving her alone with her father. He later remarried, and they ended up living with her father, stepmother, and young step-sister, in the house of a famous author, Necip Beg. Gulseren and Necip engage in an affair, which brings her into conflict with her step-sister.
    • Date: 2007
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    The Dukes of Hazzard. Catalog Record Only Good ol' boys Bo and Luke Duke and their beautiful cousin, Daisy, battle the law and fight for the good guys.
    • Date: 2005
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    Chachi 420 /
    Kamal Haasan & Jhamu Sughand presents Raajkamal Films International's Chachi 420 Catalog Record Only
    Jai Paswan, a dance choreographer and Janki, the only daughter of Sheth Durgaprasad Bharadwaj elop and get married. After few years Janki sues for divorce, following a string of petty incidents. She gets the custody of their only daughter, Bharti. Jay is given visitation rights. Jay attempts to kidnap his daughter on the rash advice of his friend Siraj but fails. Desperate to interact ...
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Yi fang ban ting yi shui gang
    一房半厅一水缸 | Just in Singapore Catalog Record Only
    Drama that revolves around a prized possession that keep changing hands in the neighbourhood.
    • Date: 2008
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    The Partridge family. Catalog Record Only DVD; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation. Closed-captioned. Shirley Jones, David Cassidy, Susan Dey, Danny Bonaduce. Title from container. Originally broadcast on television in 1970. MPAA rating: Not rated. Special features: Jump to the musical performances; Featurettes: Boarding the bus; The sound of the Partridge; Audio commentaries with stars Shirley Jones and Danny Bonaduce.
    • Date: 2005
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    The Partridge family. Catalog Record Only The Partridge family is back and this time they meet a princess, a convict, a biker, and a millionaire while taking on rogue computers, racehorses, crooks, crushes, and even a flash flood. Join mom, Shirley and kids, Keith, Laurie, Danny, Tracy, and Chris as they take their talent on the road.
    • Date: 2008
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    Saving Private Ryan / Catalog Record Only A World War II drama about a handful of men on a mission. Capt. John Miller and his squad and medic painstakingly make it past the many obstacles and finally take one of the enemy's concrete pillboxes on top of the bluff. But no sooner have Capt. Miller and his men paused for a smoke then they are ordered to try to locate a ...
    • Date: 1998
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    Story of a marriage. After the elopement / 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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    The shaggy dog / Catalog Record Only Deputy District Attorney Dave Douglas takes his job very seriously, so seriously, that his wife and family hardly ever see him. A case involving an animal laboratory finds Dave once again taking an extended leave of absence from his frustrated family. His luck takes a turn for the worst after he is inadvertently infected by a top-secret genetic-mutation serum that transforms the two-legged lawyer ...
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Non-chan kumo ni noru /
    ノンちゃん雲に乗る / Catalog Record Only
    An elementary school student Nobuko (Non-chan) falls into a pond. During the loss of her consciousness, she dreams of meeting an old sage on a cloud and of telling him about her family, her school, her friends, and herself.
    • Contributor: Kurata, Fumindo - Murayama, Setsuko - Ishii, Momoko - Hara, Setsuko - Wanibuchi, Haruko - Fujita, Susumu - Tokugawa, Musei - Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
    • Date: 2005
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    Lotsa luck. Catalog Record Only "New York City bus company's lost-and-found department manager and bachelor Stanley Belmont lives with his bossy mother, his sister Olive and her unemployed husband Arthur all of who live off Stanley"--Internet movie database WWW site, September 14, 2012.
    • Date: 2005
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    Italianamerican /
    Italian American Catalog Record Only
    Profiles the experiences of Italian-American immigrants through the eyes and lives of one couple, Catherine and Charlie Scorsese. Includes informal footage of the family at the dinner table, reminiscences about the Scorsese family in Sicily and New York, period footage of New York City, and treasured family snapshots.
    • Date: 1974
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    Artha / Catalog Record Only Artha means 'money'. In household where expenditure exceeds income, Artha is the biggest hurdle one has to cross every day. Artha also means 'meaning' - meaning of relationships, meaning of a broken home / a tired father / overworked mother / frustrated children, the meaning of life. 'Artha' is the story of an Auto-Rickshaw driver, Seenappa and his family exploring the meaning of money ...
    • Date: 2011