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Thu Oct 16 17:52:35 2014 UTClccn-n861385480.20Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities0.230.95Java Head14969563Elizabeth_Allann 861385481773427lccn-n80015727Metro-Goldwyn-Mayerprolccn-n50007286Selznick, David O.1902-1965prolccn-n86138549Oliver, Edna May1883-1942prfactlccn-n88132379Colman, Ronald1891-1958prfactlccn-n86041388Conway, Jack1887-1952drtlccn-no89017528Lipscomb, W. P.(William Percy)1887-1958auslccn-n50006625Behrman, S. N.(Samuel Nathaniel)1893-1973auslccn-n50018724Cukor, George1899-1983drtlccn-n85220633Rathbone, Basil1892-1967actlccn-n85151804Barrymore, Lionel1878-1954actAllan, Elizabeth1908-1990DramaFilm adaptationsHistoryFictionCriticism, interpretation, etcBildungsromansMelodramaWar filmsFilm and video adaptationsFrance--ParisManners and customsCourtesansFranceRevolution (France : 1789-1799)Dumas, Alexandre,England--LondonDickens, Charles,Fathers and daughtersExecutions and executionersLookalikesEnglandProstitutesOrphansYoung menSerial murdersHospitalsAnesthesiologistsLoveSerial murder investigationVampiresFu Manchu, Doctor (Fictitious character)Good and evilGenghis Khan,World War (1939-1945)Serial murderersOuter spaceExploration of outer spaceDisastersArctic RegionsNuclear submarinesTest pilotsHistorical fictionGreat BritainNazisHandel, George Frideric,Grave robbingWomen--Crimes againstStranglingGreene, Graham,WomenFeministsMedicineFilm adaptationsVillagesGermanyMilitary campaignsCourageChild laborGermans1908199019331934193519361937194219531962198119831984198519861987199019911992199319941995199619981999200020032004200520062007200920102011201220132014366634108791.4372PN1997.85ocn012620460ocn016073180ocn074666371ocn473956149ocn691672263ocn805045665ocn745199035ocn614038947ocn691617595ocn313839473ocn007913365ocn256520786134421ocn072476006visu19350.20Conway, JackCharles Dickens' A tale of two citiesHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptations"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006+-+3973834696324103410ocn061333458visu19870.23Cukor, GeorgeCamilleFictionDramaFilm adaptationsLife in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure5434ocn012620460visu19850.21Cukor, GeorgeThe personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the youngerDramaFilm adaptationsBildungsromansMelodramaDavid Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up1508ocn073726386visu19350.24Mark of the vampireDramaMark of the vampire: Sir Karell Borotyn appears to have been killed by Count Mora, a vampire believed to haunt the local village. Now his daughter Irena is the Count's next target. Enter Professor Zelen, an expert on vampires who's sent in to prevent her death. At the same time, secrets are revealed surrounding the circumstances of Sir Karell's death1201ocn080552475visu20060.35Monsters and madmenHistoryDramaFilm adaptationsThe atomic submarine: When the nuclear-powered submarine the Tiger Shark sets out to investigate a series of naval disasters near the Arctic Circle, its fearless crew finds itself besieged by electrical storms, an unidentified floating saucer, and lots of hairy tentacles9418ocn060545643visu19930.37Cavalcanti, AlbertoWent the day well?DramaWar filmsFilm adaptations"A classic war film from the celebrated Ealing Studios. Depicts the nightmarish scenario of invasion, and illustrates how one industrious village risked everything to fend off their captors"--Container691ocn092936872visu20060.27The haunted strangler Corridors of bloodHistoryDramaThe haunted strangler: In this terrifying story, set against the sinister background of London in the gaslight days and reminiscent of the unsolved "Jack the Ripper" case, a number of young women are found brutally murdered651ocn073819446visu20060.25Hollywood legends of horror 6 masterworks of terrorPlot for Doctor X: A monster lurks as a New York newspaperman investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders in which victims are strangled, cannibalized, and surgically incised under the light of the full moon; plot for The return of Doctor X: A New York journalist finds himself out of a job when the actress that he reports as dead shows up alive and threatening to sue his newspaper; plot for Mark of the vampire: Local villagers believe a vampire is killing residents; plot for The mask of Fu Manchu: An infamous Asian mastermind and his diabolical daughter raid the tomb of Genghis Khan; plot for Mad love: An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her pianist husband's wounded hands with those of a murderer; plot for The devil-doll: A Paris banker framed for robbery and murder escapes from prison with a scientist+-+2060834696471ocn078925198visu20060.21The haunted stranglerDramaNineteenth-century English author James Rankin believes that the wrong man has hanged twenty years earlier for a series of murders, but his investigations lead him to a horrible and, for him, gruesomely inescapable secret434ocn007913365visu19810.21Conway, JackCharles Dicken's A tale of two citiesHistoryDramaDuring the French Revolution, two men who bear a remarkable resemblance to each other are both in love with the same girl382ocn417675833visu19360.29Sandrich, MarkA woman rebelsDramaA personal drama of a courageous Victorian woman who challenges the establishment with her radical position on women's rights241ocn427409020visu20090.24Men in whiteDrama"In this film based on Sidney Kingsley's Pulitzer Prize -winning play, Gable portrays Dr. George Ferguson, an intern involved with the spoiled, headstrong heiress (Myrna Loy) he loves and the sweet, gentle nurse who loves him. But when sudden tragedy strikes, Dr Ferguson discovers his greatest devotion is to his patients, his brilliant mentor - and his calling as a man of medicine."--Container insert211ocn065219602visu0.24The great Mr. HandelDramaBased on the later stages of Handel's life, leading up to the composition of the oratorio Messiah161ocn812040749visu20120.47Slave shipDramaThe skipper of an early slave trading vessel operating along the African coast attempts to get out of the business by getting rid of his crew and hiring a new one, only to find out that such a corrupt path is not so easily changed. Mutiny, swashbucklers, and a beautiful bride make this high seas adventure an unforgettable one96ocn054739886visu19860.95Java HeadDramaFilm adaptationsIn this romantic melodrama about hypocrisy and prejudice, an Englishman returns from a long sea voyage with a Chinese wife, causing scandal in early 1800s Bristol93ocn032023062visu19330.77Ace of AcesDramaA sculptor discovers after becoming a fighter pilot during World War I that he has an uncanny ability for blowing his enemy out of the sky. As a result, he changes from a sensitive artist to a bloodthirsty fighter. His future wife, who talked him into becoming a fighter pilot, no longer recognizes him. Highlights include great, early aerial dogfights91ocn701250165visu20100.20Tomorrow we live InquestDramaTomorrow we live: Frenchman Jean Baptiste escapes to England after his village is overtaken by Nazis. To avenge his fellow countrymen, Jean is armed with information about a secret submarine base. Can he make it to his fellow patriots before the Nazis catch him?44ocn319855047visu20030.47Una Mujer se rebelaPamela es una mujer inglesa de finales del siglo XIX que posee una ideas muy avanzadas para su época. Entre otras cosas, no piensa casarse, sino que desea desarrollarse como persona. Después de muchas dificultades para encontrar trabajo, finalmente encuentra un puesto en la típica revista de mujeres sobre cocina y trabajos del hogar. Cuando el editor se enferma, Pamela empieza a tratar temas como la igualdad, la atención a la infancia, los cuidados médicos y la búsqueda de empleo. Pronto se ve convertida en líder de un movimiento por estos temas, y además se deberá enfrentar a la difícil tarea de criar a un hijo sola, un escándolo para la sociedad41ocn298399463visu20060.56The heart of the matterDramaHarry Scobie is a sympathetic Catholic police officer in 1940s Sierra Leone, who has more in common with the locals than he does with his fellow expats. Trapped in a loveless marriage, he sends his wife back to England for holiday and then promptly falls in love with another woman, leaving him prey to a blackmailer33ocn434705301visu19860.47Historia de dos ciudadesEn los primeros días de la Revolución Francesa, un abogado inglés viaja a París donde conoce a una mujer de la que se enamora+-+3973834696324+-+3973834696324Thu Oct 16 15:21:16 EDT 2014batch18210