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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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    A Soul for sale / Catalog Record Only After Mr. Pendleton's death, Niela Pendleton and her mother are left with very little income. Unfortunately, Mrs. Pendleton is a selfish, greedy spendthrift. She runs up bills and gambling debts and even implicates her daughter in a forgery to satisfy her craving for expensive jewelry. Mrs. Pendleton's solution to her financial problems is to force Niela to marry the lecherous, old millionare, Hale Faxon,...
    • Date: 1918
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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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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of four segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1954
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    Just squaw / Catalog Record Only A young, white girl, Fawn, was kidnapped as a child and raised as an Indian. Only Fawn's half-brother, the Half-breed, knows this secret. He watches over her from a secret hiding place, having been accused of many crimes he did not commit. Snake Le Gal's gang is really responsible for the crimes. A young stranger, Hollister (alias Watkins), comes to town to avenge the...
    • Date: 1919
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    Love chronicles. Love in the Old South /
    Love in the Old South Catalog Record Only
    Discusses real and fictional examples of love in the Old South, including social, racial and political aspects.
    • Date: 2000
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    Solitaire for 2 /
    Solitaire for two | Tender trap Catalog Record Only
    Daniel, a smug, self-centered behavioral psychologist, who is accustomed to women falling for him, falls hard for Katie, a straight-laced paleontology lecturer who is in love with her work.
    • Date: 1995
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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: 1992
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    That kind of woman / Catalog Record Only A woman kept in handsome circumstances falls in love with a soldier. She even gives up the thought of marrying her parmour for the new lover.
    • Date: 1958
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    Under the Biltmore clock / Catalog Record Only Myra Harper is a flapper who at age 21 has already dated and discarded a score of men. But Myra doesn't tire of shy Knowleton Whitney for two good reasons: she's ready to settle down and Knowleton is filthy rich. Following their engagement, there remains only the matter of meeting his very eccentric parents.
    • Date: 1985
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    Polly of the circus / Catalog Record Only Polly, a young circus equestrienne, is injured in a riding accident. She is left behind by the circus to recuperate in the home of the local minister, Rev. John Douglas. She and the minister fall in love, causing quite a scandal in the small town. Polly is especially resented by Deacon Strong and his jealous daughter, Julia. A year passes and the circus is...
    • Date: 1917
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    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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    The villain foiled / Catalog Record Only Hector Durant, an unsuccessful suitor of Miss Page, gets Harry, his rival for her affection, drunk so as to win her away from him. The intended victim's friends thwart the villain's plans by making it appear that Harryhas attempted suicide because of her rejection. This so impresses her that she consents to an immediate marriage to him by the minister they have called in.
    • Contributor: Sennett, Mack - Lehrman, Henry - Dillon, Edward - Prescott, Vivian - Biograph Company - General Film Company - Afi/Foley (Ed) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1911
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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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    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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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of five segments of varying lengths.
    • Contributor: Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Aherne, Brian - Lindfors, Viveca - Greco, José - Lloyd, Norman - De Rochemont, Richard - Agee, James ... Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Aherne, Brian - Lindfors, Viveca - Greco, José - Lloyd, Norman - De Rochemont, Richard - Agee, James - Gabel, Martin - Dano, Royal - Woodward, Joanne - Warden, Jack - Shakespeare, William - Ford Foundation. Tv-Radio Workshop - CBS Television Network - Information Productions - Picture Press, Inc - Wesleyan University Collection (Library of Congress) - Saudek (Robert) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1953
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    Romeo and Juliet / Catalog Record Only Two young lovers are destroyed by the bitter feud between their powerful families, the Montagues and the Capulets. Set in Verona during the Renaissance.
    • Date: 1936
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    The American president / Catalog Record Only Andrew Shepherd is a consummate politician and a man of integrity, who also happens to be a widower, ready to start dating again. He is swept off his feet by Sydney Ellen Wade. His critics rant that it is immoral and his friends proclaim that it's romantic, but one thing is certain, all that stands between true love and re-election is the approval of...
    • Date: 1996
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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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    Romeo and Juliet / Catalog Record Only Two young lovers are destroyed by the bitter feud between their powerful families, the Montagues and the Capulets. Set in Verona during the Renaissance.
    • Date: 1968
  • Film, Video
    Midare-gami = Midare gami
    みだれ髪 = Midare gami / | Midaregami | Midare gami Catalog Record Only
    Based on the novel: Sanmaitsuzuki / by Izumi Kyōka. Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961. DVD (region 2); widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital; mono. In Japanese.
    • Contributor: Kinugasa, Teinosuke - Yamamoto, Fujiko - Katsu, Shintar
    • Date: 2015
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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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    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
    Shirasagi
    白鷺 / Catalog Record Only
    Maria Rodriguez notes regarding "Kinugasa's 108th film. The idealism of this movie, represented by the young lovers, is doomed from the very beginning by the previous commitments and circumstances in which the two lovers had allowed themselves to become involved. The idealism is ruined by their own shortcomings and imperfections and is therefore a shaky premise for much of the plot. Based on the...
    • Contributor: Kinugasa, Teinosuke - Yamamoto, Fujiko
    • Date: 2015
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    The Salamander / Catalog Record Only Doré Baxter is a country girl who longs for the big city life. She and her grandmother are swindled out of their farm by the evil Albert Sassoon. Her grandmother dies of the shock; Doré goes to the big city to seek revenge. There she is wooed by several men, including Sassoon (who does not know she is one of his victims). With the...
    • Date: 1916
  • Film, Video
    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