• Film, Video
    [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
  • Film, Video
    White Dove's sacrifice / Catalog Record Only Billy and his teacher, upon meeting Emma and her parents, inform them that the Indians are on the warpath again. One of the cowboys is injured while helping them. Emma's parents and the teacher are killed during the fight. Billy is taken by the Indians and Emma, who hid from the Indians, escapes with the cowboy after he recovers. Years later, Billy meets Emma ...
    • Date: 1914
  • Film, Video
    Comata, the Sioux /
    Unidentified paper print box U Catalog Record Only
    "A white man (Arthur Johnson) convinces an Indian maiden (Marion Leonard) to abandon her Indian village and accompany him to his small house on the edge of some cleared land. In time, they have a child. In the background, from the beginning, an Indian (James Kirkwood) can be seen as though guarding the young Indian girl. In time, the white man becomes enamored of ...
    • Date: 1909
  • Film, Video
    The Green Man / Catalog Record Only Hawkins, a professional assassin, is reactivated to do away with Sir Gregory Upshoot, a politician. Hawkins tracks his quarry to a decrepit seaside resort called The Green Man and here waits to spring his trap. Hawkins is disguised as a simple clockmaker. He has planted a bomb to be exploded just when Sir Gregory arrives, but the victim does not appear. Vacuum salesman William ...
    • Contributor: Day, Robert - Launder, Frank - Gilliat, Sidney - Sim, Alastair - Cole, George - Terry-Thomas - Aubinoe (Alvin L., Jr.) Family Film Collection (Library of Congress) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1956
  • Film, Video
    The Merry wives of Windsor / Catalog Record Only A comedy in which Falstaff enters into a flirtation with two women, Mrs. Page and Mrs. Ford, and is made a fool of.
    • Date: 1910
  • Film, Video
    City lights / Catalog Record Only The Little Tramp becomes enamored of a blind flower seller and allows her to mistake him for a wealthy duke. Determined to get money for an operation to restore her sight, he succeeds but is plagued by the eccentricities of a millionaire, which land him in jail. After his release, he is more down-and-out than ever when he encounters the object of his love, ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    Fearless / Catalog Record Only PA675-675 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. [DCR, REG unknown] PUB 15Oct93; PA675-675. Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez, Tom Hulce. Based on the novel by Rafael Yglesias. Sources used: Variety, 10/18/93. Received: 2/9/94; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. First and last reels checked for quality.
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
    The Lake of dreams / Catalog Record Only Manfred and Eloise are childhood friends who dreamed away the years together on a lake adjacent to their parents' estates. Manfred goes to college, but fails the challenge, dropping out and nearly resorting to thievery to feed himself. He returns to Eloise, who forgives him.
    • Date: 1912
  • Film, Video
    The Forgotten woman / Catalog Record Only Dixie, a water waif, is adopted by wretched Mrs. Maloney and her son Joe, both of whom make her life miserable, finally fooling her into a marriage with Joe. He is arrested on his wedding night and sent to prison. Sometime later Dixie is found by Keith Demming, who falls in love with her and takes her to the first party. That night Joe ...
    • Date: 1922
  • Film, Video
    The Girls of Grassville / Catalog Record Only Tom Carver is returning to Grassville after eight years, taking his four pals for a visit. The boys decide to pull a prank on Tom's old sweetheart, Rose, and her four friends. They write five identical letters proposing marriage, sign Tom's name to all of them, and send one to each girl. Of course the girls see through the plot immediately and turn the ...
    • Date: 1912
  • Film, Video
    The Half-breed / Catalog Record Only An Indian half-breed, Leaping Brook, is raised and educated by a white man, but discovers that he is not welcome in the white community. He lives in a forest in California in a hollowed-out redwood tree. He becomes infatuated with a flirtatous white woman, Nellie Wynn, further alienating the local townspeople. When a young woman, Teresa, becomes a fugitive after stabbing her employer and ...
    • Date: 1974
  • Film, Video
    Grand hotel / Catalog Record Only The most expensive hotel in Berlin furnishes the background for gaiety and sorrow in a multi-layered story portrayed by an all-star cast.
    • Contributor: Goulding, Edmund - Drake, William A. - Garbo, Greta - Barrymore, John - Crawford, Joan - Beery, Wallace - Barrymore, Lionel - Stone, Lewis - Hersholt, Jean - Baum, Vicki - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress) - Turner Entertainment Co. Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1932
  • Film, Video
    Jean rescues / Catalog Record Only Alice and Oscar are engaged to be married, but Alice is not happy. Oscar is jealous, and abusive of Jean, her beloved collie dog. Alice meets Horace, who is kind to Jean and very much taken with Alice. This makes Oscar even more hateful. When Horace, out swimming alone, is stricken with cramps, Oscar refuses to rescue him. Jean, however, jumps right in and ...
    • Date: 1911
  • Film, Video
    The airman's enemy /
    Unidentified Post. Catalog Record Only
    Robert Villars, a fortune hunter, receives a letter from Countess Valentine that she refuses to allow her daughter to marry him because of her solicitor's unfavorable report about him. He practices hypnotism from a weighty tome. Villars meets Bernard D'Autun, a college chum, who introduces him to D'Harmant, a millionaire. D'Harmant invites him to his chateau to watch the aviator Julien de Civry attempt ...
    • Date: 1910
  • Film, Video
    [The Trail of '98--excerpts] / Catalog Record Only Gold fever sweeps San Francisco and the nation and people head for Alaska. Samuel Foote, known as The Worm, forsakes his home; Lars Petersen, a Michigan lumberman, leaves his wife; Salvation Jim leaves the Nevada desert; and the Bulkeys, with a poor relation, Berna, and her grandfather, move their restaurant to Alaska. Evil men, like Jack Locasto, enforce a cutthroat life. The Bulkeys return ...
    • Date: 1929
  • Film, Video
    David and Lisa / Catalog Record Only This is a story about two teenagers who live at the Borders School, a school for disturbed youth. David is a brilliant but troubled teen obsessed with time and death. No one seems to be able to reach him, until the arrival of Lisa, a young woman trapped in her own world, who speaks only in rhymes. As David and Lisa slowly fall in ...
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Vanya on 42nd Street /
    Vanya 42nd/WS | Vanya | Uncle Vanya Catalog Record Only
    A group of actors, directed by André Gregory, run through a reading of Chekhov's Uncle Vanya inside the dilapidated New Amsterdam Theater in New York City. The play concerns an extended family and is set on Serebryakov's estate, a retired professor who gained the land from his first wife. Content as an absentee landlord while his daughter, Sonya, and brother-in-law, Vanya, run the estate, ...
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    Belle and the beast: a Christian romance / Catalog Record Only "Eric is a man shrouded in mystery. Throughout the land he is known as 'The Beast' for his bad temper and mean ways. When Belle is forced to work for him, she tries not to be intimidated and resolves to look deeper. She discovers the truth and becomes the one person who can make a difference in Eric's life and help him rediscover the ...
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Ghayal / Catalog Record Only Amateur Boxer Ajay Mehra returns from New Delhi only to find that his brother Ashok Mehra is missing. His inquiries and a police complaint only lead him to frustration and violent outbursts. And then Ashok's body is found and Ajay is charged with killing him and of having an illicit relationship with his sister-in-law, Indu Verma.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Boxing Helena / Catalog Record Only PA641-580 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Caland-Main Line Partnership. DCR 1993; PUB 3Sep93; REG 30Jul93; PA641-580. Executive producers, James R. Schaeffer and Larry Sugar ; edited by David Finfer ; story by Philippe Caland ; director of photography by Frank Byers ; music composed by Graeme Revell. Julian Sands, Sherilyn Fenn, Bill Paxton, Art Garfunkel, Betsy Clark. Sources used: Variety, 2/1/1993; Sight & sound, July ...
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
    Spellbound / Catalog Record Only J.B., suffering from amnesia, believes that he committed a murder but has no memory of the locale or circumstances surrounding the crime. Dr. Peterson, a psychiatrist in love with J.B. tries desperately to save him from punishment for the crime she is certain he could not have committed, and in doing so risks her career and almost her life. Both J.B.'s identity and the ...
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    Impromptu / Catalog Record Only PA557-389 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Sovereign Pictures, Inc. DCR 1989; PUB 12Apr91; REG 23Sep91; PA557-389. Executive producer, Jean Machbaur ; film editor, Michael Ellis ; director of photography, Bruno de Keyser ; music supervised by John Strauss. Judy Davis, Hugh Grant, Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Julian Sands. LC's copy is a reissue. Shot in France. Sources used: Variety, 4/1/1991; Monthly film bulletin, v. 58, ...
    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video
    Apradhi kaun? / Catalog Record Only A wealthy man, suspected of murder, is killed before he can be arrested. Everyone in his household is under suspicion. A private investigator looks into the case and finds himself falling in love with one of the suspects.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Boomerang / Catalog Record Only PA576-800 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Paramount Pictures Corporation. DCR 1982; PUB 17Jun92; REG 17Jun92; PA576-800. Executive producer, Mark Lipsky ; associate producer, Ray Murphy, Jr. ; co-producers, Barry W. Blaustein and David Sheffield ; music scores by Marcus Miller. Eddie Murphy (Marcus), Robin Givens (Jacqueline), Halle Berry (Angela). Variety, 6/29/92. Reference source used: Variety, 6/29/92. Received: 8/24/92; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection. Partially ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    The Enchanted cottage / Catalog Record Only LP13271 PA536-762 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; 9Mar45; LP13271. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner, 1991. Copyright for minor change version: RKO Pictures, Inc. NM: colorization. DCR 1990; PUB 15Jan91; REG 2Apr91; PA536-762. Executive producer, Jack J. Gross ; director of photography, Ted Tetzlaff ; music by Roy Webb ; edited by Joseph Noriega. Dorothy ...
    • Date: 1945