By mid-1916, after viewing the carnage in Europe, the United States saw itself poised with great reluctance on the edge of participation in World War I. Isolationism and anti-preparedness feeling remained strong in San Francisco, not only among radicals such as the International Workers of the Worlds ("the Wobblies"), but also among responsible labor leaders. At the same time, with the rise of Bolshevism ...
Hearst, Phoebe Apperson - Rodiester, Claire - Rolph, James - Afi/Post (george) Collection (library of Congress)
77521 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 27Nov1899; 77521. Duration: 2:02 at 16 fps. Filmed ca. June to September 1899, probably in West Orange, New Jersey. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 533; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
"In the tradition of Dragnet, this riveting crime series presents true tales of robbery and murder based on actual case files of the Los Angeles County Sheriff. Richard Travis stars as Sheriff Barrett, leading us through each tension-filled half-hour as he and his officers scour the City of Angels for any and all lawbreakers"--Container.
Detective Sergeant Rick Hunter and his partner, Sergeant Dee Dee McCall, are homicide investigators with the Los Angeles Police Department. Often they must go undercover to catch a variety of L.A.-style villains. "Sporty" James, a helpful police-informant, occasionally provides a bit of humor in this action-drama T.V. series.
Fuses classic ripped-from-the-headlines storytelling with the distinctive backdrop of LA, delving into the unique attitudes, cultures, and crimes of the West Coast, as it follows two members of L.A.P.D.'s elite Robbery Homicide Division and their work with the District Attorney's office.
PA368-781 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Touchstone Pictures & Amblin Entertainment, Inc. DCR 1988; PUB 20Jun88; REG 23Jun88; PA368-781. Executive producers, Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; film editor, Arthur Schmidt ; director of animation, Richard Williams. Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Stubby Kaye, Alan Tilvern. Voices: Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, Lou Hirsch, Morgan Deare, April Winchell, Mae ...
Seven years ago, Dave Randall was a great guy. Then he moved to Los Angeles, became a TV producer for a reality dating show, and changed into a first class jerk. But when he runs into his college crush, he realizes that his bar-hopping, bed-hopping ways are leaving him unfulfilled, and looks to her to help him become the nice guy he once was.
An immigration officer must protect the U.S. border in Los Angeles from those trying to pursue the American Dream, as those around him try to break the rules by fraud, blackmail, and work-site enforcement.
LP2460 PAu-1-791-610 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's Inc.; 24Jun49; LP2460. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. NM: colorized version. DCR 1992; REG 23Dec93; PAu-1-791-610. Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; musical score, Andre Previn. Van Johnson, Arlene Dahl, Gloria De Haven, Tom Drake. At the beginning of film: a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ...
Rowland, Roy - Schnee, Charles - Johnson, Van - Dahl, Arlene - Dehaven, Gloria - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Loew's Incorporated - Copyright Collection (library of Congress)
Los Angeles-- the '70s. Police officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed are on patrol--and the streets are a seemingly never-ending crime wave of arsonists, con artists, drunk drivers, loan sharks, and drug dealers. But all of these criminals are going down, courtesy of the city's finest.
Milner, Martin - McCord, Kent - Cinader, R. A. - Webb, Jack - Universal Studios Home Entertainment (firm) - Shout! Factory (firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of a single dramatic work, in 3 parts. A movie star's wife helps him go househunting in "Bridgeport with Palms". The actor meets the mother of a large-bosomed, tiny-minded Hollywood starlet.
Tales of the city chronicles the adventures of Mary Ann Singleton, a young secretary from Cleveland who takes a vacation to San Francisco and decides to stay. Set in 1976, the story depicts the city at the height of its boisterous gay, drug and disco cultures through the eyes of the innocent heroine.