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    How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns From Edison films catalog: The picture opens with a "Personal" advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th, 1904: "Young French Nobleman, recently arrived, desires to meet wealthy American girl; object matrimony; will be at Grant's Tomb at 10 this morning, wearing boutonniere of violets." The first scene shows the young "Nobleman" in his dressing room. He picks up the...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Porter, Edwin S. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1904
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    The bargain
    Two-gun man in the bargain Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Outlaw Jim Stokes robs a stagecoach using stuffed dummies as "accomplices". Pursued and wounded, he collapses by a water hole. He is found by a kindly miner and nursed back to health by the miner's daughter, Nell. Stokes falls in love with Nell and decides to return the money and reform. Nell and Stokes are married, but the very next day, as he is...
    • Contributor: Barker, Reginald - Ince, Thomas H. - Clifford, William H. - August, Joseph H. - Newhard, Robert - Hart, William S. (William Surrey) - Burke, J. Frank (John Franklin) - Williams, Clara - Sherry, Barney - Dowling, J. J. (Joseph J.) - New York Motion Picture Corp - Paramount Pictures Corporation - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1914
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    A romance of the rail From Edison films catalog: A series of railroad scenes of novel and amusing interest. It opens with a view of an imposing station showing a pretty girl, dressed in white, seated on a trunk awaiting the arrival of her train. A young man approaches, also dressed in white, and the two immediately fall in love. The Lackawanna Limited then rolls into the station and...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1903
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    Anna Karenina / Catalog Record Only Anna Karenina (Greta Garbo) is the wife of a prominant Russian government official. She leads a correct but confining upper-middle-class existence. She seems content with her life as a proper companion to her dignified, unaffectionate husband (Basil Rathbone) and an adoring mother to her young son (Freddie Bartholomew), until she meets Count Vronsky (Fredric March), a young officer of the guards. He pursues her...
    • Date: 1935
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    Umbaraṭhā
    Threshold Catalog Record Only
    A look at the underlying dependence of a woman on man in marriage, and how men tend to take undue advantage of it. But even so, there comes a time for every woman to make a decision, and act accordingly.
    • Contributor: Patel, Jabbar - Rāva, Ḍī. Vh - Mangeshkar, Hridaynath - Tendulkar, Vijay - Pāṭīla, Smit - Karnad, Girish Raghunath - Alurkar Music House (Pune, India) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
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    Love chronicles. The marrying kind /
    Marrying kind Catalog Record Only
    There was a time when "'til death do part" was taken seriously and divorce was scandalous. Today, one of the most familiar statistics to most Americans is the fact that half of all marriages end in divorce. Inevitably, this has led to an explosion of second and third marriages, and such unions hardly raise an eyebrow. But how far does this tolerance reach? Explores...
    • Date: 2000
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    Love chronicles. May-December romance /
    May-December romance Catalog Record Only
    Explores psychological and sociological explanations for attraction and marriage among couples sharing unusual age differences.
    • Date: 1999
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    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
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    What price taxi? /
    Hal Roach comedy Catalog Record Only
    A tough taxi driver is suspicious of his wife and everyone to whom she speaks. Two taxi driver pals get in trouble when they are caught by her husband in conversations with her.
    • Date: 1932
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    Vivah : a journey from engagement to marriage / Catalog Record Only After the passing away of his wife, wealthy Delhi-based businessman, Harishchandra, took it upon himself to bring up two sons, Sunil and Prem. When they grew up he got Sunil married to Bhavna, and let Prem complete his education, even let him study abroad. Soon Sunil and Bhavna gave birth to a son, Rahul. When Bhagat told him that he had found a suitable...
    • Date: 2006
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    The good woman = Salvation Nell / Catalog Record Only LP2352 U.S. Copyright Office LC copy is a retitled television reissue; reissue date unknown. Copyright: Tiffany Productions, Inc.; 20Jun31; LP2352. Dialogue, Selma Stein ; photography, Charles Schoenbaum. Ralph Graves, Helen Chandler, Sally O'Neil, Jason Robards, DeWitt Jennings, Charlotte Walker, Matthew Betz, Rose Dione, Wally Albright. NCN045988; Salvation Nell. Based on the play by Edward Sheldon. Source used: American Film Institute catalog, feature films, 1931-1940,...
    • Date: 1931
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Full hour musical entitled "Giovanni's wedding." In this original musical, Kaye portrays Italian immigrant Giovanni who has found a true love but is afraid to pop the question. Regulars Harvey Korman and Joyce Van Patten play Giovanni's son Roberto and American daughter-in-law Eleanor, while guest actors Amzie Strickland and Harold Gould play Giovanni's bride-to-be Betty and the family's landlord. Original songs include "What she...
    • Date: 1967
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    The Clock / Catalog Record Only LP13200 PAu-1-789-114 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's Inc.; 23Mar45; LP13200. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. DCR 1993; REG 27Sep93; PAu-1-789-114. Director of photography, George Folsey ; musical score, George Bassman ; film editor, George White. Judy Garland, Robert Walker, James Gleason, Keenan Wynn, Marshall Thompson. Colorized version made by Turner Entertainment Company in 1993....
    • Date: 1945
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    Māyāmr̥ga = Mayamruga
    Mayamruga Catalog Record Only
    Mayamruga is about the struggle of two middle class girls, who are on their way to make society a better place for themselves and others. And balance their personal life too. Malavika bon in middle class family, dreams of an ideal society with equality and liberated women. Finds her ideal man in her own teacher Krishna Prasad and marries against the wishes of his...
    • Contributor: Sītārām, Ṭi. En. - Tōṭal Kannaḍa (Bangalore, India)
    • Date: 2009
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    The playroom / Catalog Record Only The grownups are acting like children and the kids have to grow up fast in The playroom, an unnerving family drama that captures the exhilaration and perversity of the freewheeling '70's.
    • Contributor: Meyer, Angie - Dyer, Stephen - Dyer, Gretchen - Dyer, Julia - Hawkes, John - Parker, Molly - Harris, Olivia - Linley, Cody - Freestyle Digital Media - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    The newlyweds / Catalog Record Only After being jilted by their respective sweethearts, Dick Harcourt and Dora Dean have both become disenchanted with the opposite sex. Unknown to each other, they happen to share a seat on a passenger train. Due to a misunderstanding, the other passengers mistake them for newlyweds. As it happens, Dick is a member of an anti-marriage society, the members of which prepare a protest to...
    • Contributor: Griffith, D. W. (David Wark) - Johnson, Arthur V. - Pickford, Mary - Barker, Florence - West, Charles H. - Powell, Frank E. - Walthall, Henry (Henry Brazeale) - Henderson, Dell - Bruce, Kate - Nichols, George ... Griffith, D. W. (David Wark) - Johnson, Arthur V. - Pickford, Mary - Barker, Florence - West, Charles H. - Powell, Frank E. - Walthall, Henry (Henry Brazeale) - Henderson, Dell - Bruce, Kate - Nichols, George - Paget, Alfred - Miller, W. Christy - Sennett, Mack - West, Dorothy - O'Sullivan, Tony - Hedlund, Guy - Robinson, Gertrude - Craig, Charles - Hart, Ruth - Quirk, Billy - Grandon, Francis J. - Pickford, Jack - Opperman, Frank - Harron, Robert - Egan, Gladys - Evans, Frank - Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1910
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    Clash by night / Catalog Record Only LP1766 PAu1-682-680 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Wald-Krasna Productions, Inc.; 28May52; LP1766. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: RKO Pictures, Inc. NM: colorized version. DCR 1992; REG 24Aug92; PAu1-682-680. Copyright notice for minor change version on video: RKO Pictures ; 1992. Music by Roy Webb ; director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; film editor, George Amy. Barbara Stanwyck, Paul...
    • Date: 1952
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    Thelma & Louise / Catalog Record Only PA538-151 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: MGM-Pathé Communications Company. DCR 1991; PUB 24May91; REG 25Jul91; PA538-151. Music by Hans Zimmer ; film editor, Thom Noble ; director of photography, Adrian Biddle. Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen. New York times, 5/21/91. Reference sources used: International motion picture almanac, 1992, p. 414; Sight and sound, July 1991, p. 55-56; Hollywood creative directory, v. 17,...
    • Date: 1991
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    Husbands and wives / Catalog Record Only PA584-691 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR and REG unknown] PUB 18Sep92; PA584-691. Copyright notice on film: TriStar Pictures, Inc. ; 1992. Title appears on leader as: Husbands & wives. Executive producers, Jack Rollins, Charles H. Joffe ; editor, Susan E. Morse ; director of photography, Carlo DiPalma. Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Judy Davis, Sydney Pollack. Variety, 8/31/92, p. 59. Reference sources used: Variety,...
    • Date: 1992
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    The Secret man / Catalog Record Only Molly and her husband, rancher Henry Beaufort, must keep their marriage a secret. Their little girl, Elizabeth is being kept by Pedro and his wife. Pedro gets drunk and wrecks his wagon. He is killed and Elizabeth is hurt. Cheyenne Harry, an escaped convict with a heart of gold, rescues her and turns himself in to save the child. In gratitude, Henry arranges for...
    • Date: 1917
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    Story of a marriage. Renewal / 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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    Wives and lovers / Catalog Record Only A comedy about a couple whose poor but happy marriage is nearly wrecked when the husband achieves wealth and success from a novel which suddenly becomes a best seller.
    • Date: 1963
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    Story of a marriage. Shadows of war / 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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    Hangman's house / Catalog Record Only Connaught O'Brien, a young Irish woman is faced with the most difficult decision of her life. In love for years with Dermott McDermott, Connaught finally agrees to marry a man her dying father has chosen for her. Unfortunately, her new husband is a disreputable drunkard. Connaught must wait until D'Arcy's violent actions ultimately destroy him before she can be reunited with her true love.
    • Date: 1995
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    Sex, lies, and videotape / Catalog Record Only PA453-757 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Outlaw Productions. DCR 1988; PUB 4Aug89; REG 19Sep89; PA453-757. Music, Cliff Martinez ; executive producers, Nancy Tenenbaum, Nick Wechsler and Mogan Mason ; camera, Walt Lloyd. James Spader (Graham Dalton), Andie MacDowell (Ann Millaney), Peter Gallagher (John Millaney). Variety, 2/1/89. Reference sources used: M/B/RS Descriptive files; LC COPICS data base. Received: ca. 12/91; ref print; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright Collection....
    • Date: 1989