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  • Film, Video

    [The centaurs--excerpts] /

    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

    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

    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 - Benton, Thomas Hart - Reed, Susan - Rains, Claude - Wilson, Ben - Crute, Sally - Tucker, Richard ... Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Benton, Thomas Hart - Reed, Susan - Rains, Claude - Wilson, Ben - Crute, Sally - Tucker, Richard - Rossellini, Roberto - Rizzoli, Angelo - Amato, Giuseppe - Fabrizi, Aldo - Goodman, Benny - Krupa, Gene - Wilson, Teddy - Ford Foundation. Tv-Radio Workshop - Cbs Television Network - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Joseph Burstyn, Inc - Wesleyan University Collection (library of Congress) - Saudek (robert) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1953
  • Film, Video

    Il postino = Le facteur = The postman / Catalog Record Only

    In 1952, Mario, the unemployed son of an Italian fisherman, sees in a newsreel that the exiled Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, is to live on their island. Impressed by the number of women mobbing his train, Mario secures the job of Neruda's personal postman. They eventually become friends. Mario is smitten by Beatrice, the local bar owner's niece, and tries to enlist Neruda as ...

    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video

    The Little orphan / Catalog Record Only

    Three bachelors, Rankin Porter, Jerry Mathers and David Clark, agree to each adopt a Belgian orphan boy. David finds that, by mistake, he has adopted a girl. After some debate, he decides to keep the cheerful, fun-loving Renée. David is being pursued by Mrs. Hardwick, a divorcée who does not like Renée, so she decides to find David a more agreeable wife. Emmeline Warren ...

    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video

    Ashes of hope / Catalog Record Only

    Helga, the queen of the joint, accepts a wager with "New Deck", who is in love with her, that she cannot seduce Miles Norton, a stranger in their mining town. After he roughly rejects her offer of a drink, a drunken miner gets into a brawl with him. Norton apparently kills him so his girlfriend shoots him. While Helga nurses him back to health, ...

    • Date: 1917
  • 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

    M. butterfly / Catalog Record Only

    PA686-686 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: The Geffen Film Company. PUB 10Jan1993; PA686-686. Executive producers, David Henry Hwang ; music by Howard Shore edited by Ronald Sanders ; director of photography, Peter Suschitzky. Jeremy Irons, John Lone, Barbara Sukowa, Shizuko Hoshi, Ian Richardson. Sources used: Variety, 9/2/1993; New York times, 10/1/1993, Sight and sound, May 1994. Received: 4/19/94; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.

    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video

    Diavolo in corpo = Devil in the flesh / Catalog Record Only

    PA456-420 PA456-421 (English language subtitled version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: LP Films. DCR 1986; PUB 24Apr86; REG 27Dec89; PA456-420. Minor change version: [English language subtitled version] / subtitles by Helen Eisenman. -- United States : Orion Classics, 1987. Copyright for minor change version: Orion Pictures Corporation. DCR 1987; PUB 29May87; REG 27Dec89; PA456-421. LC holds the U.S. release copy of the English language subtitled ...

    • Date: 1986
  • Film, Video

    Love chronicles. Love in the Victorian age / Catalog Record Only

    Compares common perception and historical evidence regarding 19th century attitudes and practices about love, romance, sex, homosexuality, birth control, prostitution, pornography, and adultery. Examines the cases of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, Oscar Wilde, and Anthony Comstock.

    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video

    The rains of Ranchipur / Catalog Record Only

    A drama. A dedicated Hindu surgeon who is torn between his duty to his people and his love for a married American adventuress resolves his dilemma after an earthquake and raging floods almost destroy his country.

    • Date: 1955
  • Film, Video

    The Neglected wife. Desperation / Catalog Record Only

    In this episode of the serial, a humiliated Mary Kennedy leaves her husband and moves to an obscure hotel following Horace Kennedy's denunciation of his wife due to his anger over Margaret Warner's disappearance. Horace continues to search for Margaret and nearly finds her. Frank Norwood helps her hide and then escape from Horace. Edgar Doyle and Bull Brady plot with Horace's stock broker ...

    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video

    The daytrippers / Catalog Record Only

    Eliza thinks she has the perfect marriage, living in suburban Long Island with her husband Louis. However, the morning after Thanksgiving, she discovers what appears to be a love letter written to her husband. Distraught by the possibilities and seeking advice, she drives to her parents' house, where she shows the letter to her high strung mother, mild mannered father, and her rebellious younger ...

    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video

    The crying game / Catalog Record Only

    Jude, a member of the Irish Republican Army, lures Jody, an English soldier, into being kidnapped. In captivity, he and his guard, Fergus, become acquainted. Jody tells him about the beautiful Dil, a hair stylist in London. When Jody attempts to escape, Fergus kills him. In London, Fergus finds Dil and they fall in love. When Jude tries to force Fergus to participate in ...

    • 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

    Wake of the Red Witch / Catalog Record Only

    LP2138 PA742-136 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Republic Pictures Corp.; 24Feb49; LP2138. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : [Republic Pictures Corporation], 1989. Copyright for minor change version: Republic Pictures Corporation. DCR 1989; PUB 15Apr89; REG 7Oct93; PA742-136. Photography, Reggie Lanning ; music, Nathan Scott ; film editor, Richard L. Van Enger. John Wayne, Gail Russell, Gig Young, Adele Mara, Luther ...

    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video

    Vanya on 42nd Street / 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

    NBC repertory theatre. Romeo and Juliet / Catalog Record Only

    This series presents adaptations of classic and Broadway plays, and original television dramas performed by actors from the stage, movies, and radio, and ballet performances.

    • Contributor: McCarthy, Kevin - Breslin, Pat - Windom, William - Shakespeare, William - Nbc Television Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1949
  • Film, Video

    Notorious / Catalog Record Only

    Alicia Huberman is a frivolous girl who loves drinks and men; her father was a German spy in USA and he has committed suicide in prison. Government agent Devlin asks the girl to spy on a group of her father's Nazi friends in Rio de Janeiro; this could be her chance to clear her guilty name. The girl falls in love with the agent, ...

    • Date: 1946
  • Film, Video

    The Neglected wife. Beyond recall / Catalog Record Only

    In this episode of the serial, Horace Kennedy, who is still infatuated with Margaret Warner, receives a telephone call from her after her arrest. He secures her release and when she collapses, takes her to his home. She is upset to awake there but learns that Horace's wife, Mary, is away and Horace has rented an apartment for Margaret. Later, Mary returns home and ...

    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video

    Beauty and the beast / Catalog Record Only

    PA542-647 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Walt Disney Company. Appl. au.: Walt Disney Pictures and Television, employer for hire. Prev.: character artwork & music prev. reg. NM: "all other cinematographic material." DCR 1991; PUB 13Nov91; REG 20Nov91; PA542-647. Executive producer, Howard Ashman ; songs by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken ; original score by Alan Menken ; art director, Brian McEntee ; edited by John ...

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only

    LP35085 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Dena Pictures, Inc.; 1Apr67; LP35085. Minor change version: [Syndicated version]. -- United States : Dena Pictures, Inc., c1967. Musical director, Paul Weston ; musical numbers choreographed by Tony Charmoli ; choral direction & additional vocal material by Earl Brown. Guests: Joanie Sommers, the Brothers Four. Performers: Paul Weston and his orchestra, the Tony Charmoli Dancers, the Earl Brown Singers, ...

    • Date: 1967
  • Film, Video

    The Unpardonable sin / Catalog Record Only

    Walter Norman is a heavy drinker. He gets into a fight with James Harker and makes an enemy for life. He is reformed by his friend, Richard Grant and falls in love with Julia Landis who considers drunkeness an unpardonable sin. John Royce, a rival for Julia, conspires with Harker to get Norman drunk and ruin his relationship with Julia. Royce marries Julia; Harker ...

    • Date: 1916
  • Film, Video

    The airman's enemy / 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

    Mad love / Catalog Record Only

    PA720-154 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of the Walt Disney Company. Appl. au.: MLP Films, Inc. DCR 1995; PUB 26May95; REG 6Jun95; PA720-154. Director of photography, Fred Tammes ; co-producers, John Landgraf, Marcus Viscidi ; film editor, Jeff Freeman. Chris O'Donnell, Drew Barrymore, Joan Allen, Kevin Dunn. Source used: Variety, 5/29/95. Received: 2/13/96; ref print; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright ...

    • Date: 1995