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RKO-Pathe

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Works: 102 works in 119 publications in 1 language and 237 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations 
Classifications: D804.G42, 940.54
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Most widely held works by RKO-Pathe
What price Hollywood? ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
A waitress turned young movie starlet finds that life isn't your own when you're famous. Both her marriage and career meet pitfalls, but the alcoholic producer who originally discovered her is there to help
Siege ( visu )
3 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In September, 1939, when Germany invaded Poland, the American film-maker Julien Bryan found himself the only neutral photographer to remain in Warsaw. Over a period of two weeks he shot several thousand feet of film, recording the devastation of the city and the anguish of its people. Early in 1940 his film "Siege" was released in theatres throughout the United States and in later years the material he brought back was used in many compilations, including Frank Capra's "Why we fight" series
Nazi war crime trials ( visu )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Newsreels and a short documentary on Nazi war criminals and the Nuremberg Trials
War atrocities the horrors of war ( visu )
in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
This videotape is comprised of U.S. newsreel footage and captured German and Japanese film which describe concentration camps and prisoner of war camps, the aftermath of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and scenes of Hitler and Mussolini
Suicide fleet ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Who's that girl waving a semaphore message of 'I Love You' to a destroyer as it departs New York for World War I? It's Sally, the Coney Island saltwater-taffy girl. Each of the sailors - especially pals and romantic rivals Baltimore Clark, Dutch Herman and Skeets O'Reilly - hopes the message is for him. But rivalries end where warfare begins. The pals are soon assigned to the crew of a merchant ship posing as a German communications boat. The mission: rendezvous with U-boat captains and learn their plan of attack"--Container
Having wonderful time ( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Tired of the daily grind, a working girl abandons her typewriter and heads for the Catskills resort. But what is supposed to be two weeks of R & R, turns into romp and romance
Disney primitive collection Alice ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Compilation of early Walt Disney "Alice cartoons" in which a real little girl interacts with cartoon characters, such as Julius the cat. Cartoon craft is a brief newsreel which visits the Disney studio at the time of making Snow White, illustrating all the stages of production, including recording the effects and music
American universities brave new world : how college students changed the world ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A compilation of five 1940s, 50s and 60s films illustrating life in American universities. Includes films showing the education and training of African Americans as part of the WWII effort, the 1969 Columbia University revolt, military training of college students including training of women to assume jobs usually done by men, a film about personal care and daily habits of cleanliness, and views on higher education of women students circa the 1950s
They knew what they wanted by Garson Kanin( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Laughton, a grape grower in California, proposes by mail to Lombard, a lonely waitress. A tale of love, betrayal and forgiveness
Flicker flashbacks ( visu )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A collection of old-time silent movies, re-scored and narrated, featuring the most popular silent film stars. Includes westerns, comedy, horror, adventure, and romance and includes footage of Sarah Bernhardt, Harry Houdini, Charlie Chaplin and Mary Pickford
Who's delinquent? ( visu )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Through a story about a newspaper investigation of a youthful crime wave in an American town, points out that lack of recreational facilities and crowded schools contribute to juvenile delinquency, and shows the need for community groups to take corrective and preventive action on the problem
Black cats and broomsticks ( visu )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A documentary about superstitions. Television is depicted
Streamlined ; Don't let it happen to you ; Stop, look, and listen ; It doesn't have to happen ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Streamlined / RKO Pathe: produced by Frank Donovan, edited by Jay Bonafiedl, written by Phil Reisman, Jr., narrated by Andre Baruch, 1947, (10 min., b&w) ; Don't let it happen to you: 1946, (12 min., col.) ; Stop, look, and listen / Santa Fe Productions: 1945, (13 min., b&w) ; It doesn't have to happen / Southern Pacific: 1945, (16 min., col.)
Conquer by the clock ( visu )
2 editions published between 1943 and 1991 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Directed toward workers at home during World War II, reminding them that every minute of time counts when they are working for the war, and dramatizing what could happen to the men in the services through the loss of a few minutes or hours
Herring hunt ( visu )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Shows the competition between fishing fleets off the Canadian Pacific coast during the autumn herring season and their race to net their catch before the quota is taken and the fishing area closed. Demonstrates modern techniques used by Captain Alec Ward and his crew to locate the fish and make a haul of nine tons of herring in a single net
Conquer by the clock ( visu )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Directed toward workers at home during World War II, reminding them that every minute of time counts when they are working for the war, and dramatizing what could happen to the men in the services through the loss of a few minutes or hours
Races to remember ( visu )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A compilation of famous horse races from 1947 to 1954
Horrors of the Third Reich documentary ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A collection of films from the World War II era. Includes William Shirer speaking about the Hitler Jugend, five wartime newsreels, and a film about the trials of Nazi leaders at Nuremberg
The white-tail buck ( visu )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Documentary short on the hunting of the white-tail buck, and on the father-son bonding that results from a father teaching his son to hunt
Decade for decision ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A documentary focusing on the importance of education for a strong American society, which was under the Cold War threat in the early 1960s. The University of Buffalo serves as an example of how American colleges and universities need to prepare young people for the challenges of that time
 
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