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AdViews
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9,028
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2.4M
VIEWS
collection
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AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B). Founded in 1929, Benton & Bowles was a New York advertising agency that merged with D'Arcy Masius McManus in 1985 to form DMB&B. Major clients included are Procter & Gamble, Kraft, Schick, Vicks, and Post, among others. The...
Topics: commercials, classic, duke, adviews
Prelinger Archives
by CBS Television Network
movies
eye 34,369
favorite 57
comment 10
Dramatized atomic evacuation of Portland, Oregon.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Cold War, Oregon
Books to Borrow
by Bohn, Thomas W
texts
eye 173
favorite 13
comment 0
xvii, 537 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Motion pictures -- History, Motion pictures
Books to Borrow
by Perry, Jeb H., 1958-
texts
eye 34
favorite 2
comment 0
xxiv, 443 p., [32] p. of plates : 23 cm
Topic: Universal Television (Firm)
Educational Films
by Churchill Films
movies
eye 332
favorite 0
comment 0
How can parents make better contact with their children? Discussion among teenagers compares ways parents frighten children with ways they make successful contact. Includes a role-play in which a father who has been distant from his son tries to come closer. From the Searching years series
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Parent and teenager, Communication
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Classic TV commercials and TV ephemera uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 116
favorite 0
comment 0
Am opening logo for London Weekend Television, a station which was part of the ITV network.  No idea as to the copyright status of this. I'd be careful before using it.  [note: before anyone asks "why not upload the show itself", I don't have access to the full episode anymore. So unfortunately I cannot upload it. I actually discovered this ident by chance on a USB stick....I presumably was gonna upload it at some point, but forgot about it. The final frame on the file indicates it...
Topics: Classic ident, ITV, British television, 1969, 1960s
Prelinger Archives
by Thomas (Skip) Inc. Productions
movies
eye 2,091
favorite 3
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by General Electric Co.
movies
eye 1,406
favorite 7
comment 2
Driven to the psychiatrist's couch, a harried executive relates his traumatic search for the perfect secretary. His tale is illustrated by three humorous situations in which caricatures of secretarial types demonstrate a number of poor office practices. Defines the qualities, skills and attitudes of the successful secretary. Highly sexist film.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 2,058
favorite 2
comment 2
Presents a survey of the city of Rochester, N.Y., its history, culture and economic advantages. Explains the role of good planning in the city's development.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 35,546
favorite 223
comment 3
PA-2177 ìWonderful Worldî 08:01:14:28 - 08:45:06:23 Color Sound 1959 "Wonderful World" Broad documentary surveying global cultures, lifestyles, emphasizing common human activities, sponsored by Coca-Cola. Narrator: Ken Nordine. Parallels in European, American, Asian, South American, Caribbean lifestyles, leisure, hospitality, (racial stereotypes in narration.) Landmarks, history, sports, architecture, travel. Amazingly, everyone drinks Coke - globalism, multinationalism. 08:01:14:28...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Educational Films
movies
eye 420
favorite 0
comment 0
Traces the history and development of pedestrian malls from Roman Forum and Medieval Europe to present - day Europe and America. Shows the development of one mall in California from beginning to end. Deals with its social and economic importance to the community. Presents interviews with architects, urban planners, political leaders, merchants and pedestrians.
Topics: The Pedestrian Strikes Back, Occupational groups, Persons and occupations
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by THE BRITTANICA ACCORDION BAND; Dacre
audio
eye 9
favorite 1
comment 1
Performer: THE BRITTANICA ACCORDION BAND Writer: Dacre Waltz with Vocal Chorus. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Waltz
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Harry Von Tilzer; Billy Murray
audio
eye 39
favorite 1
comment 1
Performer: Harry Von Tilzer; Billy Murray Tenor Solo; Orchestra Accompaniment. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8mil truncated conical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: 3717-2-7 Catalog number: A418 Other IDs from the record include: (3717)
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
Copyright Records
by Library of Congress, Copyright Office
texts
eye 3,205
favorite 5
comment 2
This catalog of motion pictures copyrighted in the United States includes all motion pictures registered from January 9, 1894 to January 23, 1913.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes included in the...
( 2 reviews )
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
by Library of Congress, Copyright Office
texts
eye 10,781
favorite 8
comment 0
Motion Pictures, 1912-1939, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M between August 24, 1912 and December 31, 1939.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
by Library of Congress, Copyright Office
texts
eye 5,663
favorite 4
comment 0
Motion Pictures, 1940-1949, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1940 through December 31, 1949.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
by Library of Congress, Copyright Office
texts
eye 6,510
favorite 2
comment 0
Motion Pictures, 1960-1969 is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1960 through December 31, 1969.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
by Library of Congress, Copyright Office
texts
eye 5,922
favorite 4
comment 0
Motion Pictures, 1950-1959, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1950 through December 31, 1959.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Social Guidance films
collection
118
ITEMS
195
VIEWS
by Shalimarlady Amy
collection
eye 195
Topic: favorites
The AIDS Tapes
collection
39
ITEMS
26,751
VIEWS
collection
eye 26,751
This collection, curated by Michael Aldrich, documents the media coverage and dissemination of health information about the AIDS epidemic. Includes local and syndicate broadcasts from Bay Area television stations starting in 1988. For additional news coverage of AIDS, please see The Dope Tapes collection . Michelle Krasowski, Volunteer Archivist
Topics: AIDS, Michael Aldrich, Bay Area
Early New York Films
collection
45
ITEMS
11,233
VIEWS
collection
eye 11,233
Early films from New York
Topics: NYC, New York, Early films
LLNL Atmospheric Nuclear Tests
collection
60
ITEMS
16,203
VIEWS
collection
eye 16,203
The U.S. conducted 210 atmospheric nuclear tests between 1945 and 1962, with multiple cameras capturing each event at around 2,400 frames per second. These are the declassified films of tests conducted by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Topic: lawrence livermore national labs, nuclear tests, atom bomb
National Film Preservation Foundation
collection
186
ITEMS
182,250
VIEWS
collection
eye 182,250
The National Film Preservation Foundation is the nonprofit organization created by the U.S. Congress to help save America's film heritage. We support activities nationwide that preserve American films and improve film access for study, education, and exhibition.
Topics: preservation, library of congress
Living New Deal Project
collection
151
ITEMS
64,498
VIEWS
collection
eye 64,498
In the depths of the Great Depression, President Franklin D. Roosevelt promised the American people a “New Deal.” Over the decade 1933-43, a constellation of federally sponsored programs put millions of jobless Americans back to work and helped to revive a moribund economy. The result was a rich landscape of public works across the nation, often of outstanding beauty, utility and craftsmanship. No city, town, or rural area was untouched by the New Deal. Hundreds of thousands of roads,...
Topic: New Deal
Drive-In Movie Ads
collection
158
ITEMS
1.9M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.9M
Super short advertisements used during intermission at drive-in movie theaters during the 1950's and early 1960's to get people to consume junk food from the concession stand, may be viewed here. Warning: watching these ads may make you hungry!
Ephemeral VHS
collection
610
ITEMS
844,482
VIEWS
collection
eye 844,482
Made for VHS! Uploaded by users, these video tapes are selected for general interest and apparently not having made it to DVD, therefore are ephemeral vhs, or the native vhs genre. Enjoy!  If you have a digitized VHS to add, please upload your digitized VHS to the Community VHS collection .
Topics: ephemera, vhs
The Dope Tapes
collection
429
ITEMS
282,374
VIEWS
collection
eye 282,374
This collection was recorded by Michael Aldrich from Bay Area television stations between the years of 1986 and 2006.  A fascinating "sex, drugs, and rock'n'roll" compilation, its major focus on drug-related news stories of the time is rounded out by segments on these other topics of interest to the curator. These videos were digitized from VHS tapes in 2014. Michelle Krasowski, Volunteer Archivist
Topics: dope, vhs, drug war, drugs, tv news
Academic Film Archive of North America
collection
382
ITEMS
1.8M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.8M
The mission of The Academic Film Archive of North America (AFA) is to acquire, preserve, document, and promote academic film by providing an archive, resource, and forum for continuing scholarly advancement and public exhibition. The AFA defines academic film as any film in the broad subject areas of the Humanities and Sciences which were sold into secondary school, university, and public libraries. Such films might have been made by educational film companies, television networks, non-profit...
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collection
eye 55,788
Bishop Dwenger High School Library Metrotone News Digest educational films from the 1960's and 1970's, on subjects covering World War II up to the early 1970's. Bishop Dwenger High School is a co-educational preparatory high school in the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne - South Bend.
Educational Films
collection
4,241
ITEMS
5.2M
VIEWS
collection
eye 5.2M
This collection features vintage educational films from a variety of sources. Films intended for educational purposes are an enormous, often neglected part of the twentieth century media landscape. Archived here are corporate and government sponsored films; classroom academic films instructing students in science and the humanities, and classroom guidance films on sex education, manners, and morality; military training films; medical films aimed at the public or at health practitioners;...
Topics: educational, 16mm Film
University of Baltimore Broadcasting Collections
collection
565
ITEMS
83,650
VIEWS
collection
eye 83,650
University of Baltimore Special Collections & Archives collects, preserves, and provides access to archival, printed, and digital resources that support the research and instructional needs of students, faculty, scholars, and the general public. Special Collections & Archives contains Baltimore regional audiovisual materials, with particular strengths in local television news footage and special programs from the second half of the 20th century.
Topics: Baltimore Maryland, Television News, Broadcasting, Journalism, Media
African American Museum and Library at Oakland
collection
295
ITEMS
25,126
VIEWS
collection
eye 25,126
The African American Museum and Library at Oakland digital collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1940s to the 2000s. These recordings include an oral history collection containing recent interviews with African-American residents of Oakland, interviews with Blues musician Brownie McGhee, and home movies recorded by Oakland's Collier family. The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is dedicated to the discovery, preservation, interpretation and...
Topics: African American, Museum, Oakland, californialightandsound
History San Jose
collection
529
ITEMS
45,423
VIEWS
collection
eye 45,423
History San José (HSJ)  preserves and enriches the cultural heritage of San Jose and the Santa Clara Valley through research, collections, partnerships, educational programs and events. HSJ operates three locations on behalf of the City of San Jose: History Park, the Peralta Adobe-Fallon House Historic Site, and the Collection Center. Contact Information: History San José 1650 Senter Road San José, CA 95112 Telephone: (408) 287-2290 Email: research@historysanjose.org
Topic: californiarevealed
collection
eye 97,055
Established in 1961, the UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive is a world-renowned research archive dedicated to the study of musical traditions from around the globe. The Archive’s collection of more than 150,000 audio, video, print, and photographic items documents musical expressions throughout the world and includes unique field recordings as well as rare commercial recordings. As part of UCLA’s Department of Ethnomusicology, the Archive preserves and makes accessible over 50 years’ worth of...
Topic: californiarevealed
collection
eye 177,285
BAMPFA is UC Berkeley’s premier visual arts venue, presenting more than 450 film screenings, scores of public programs, and up to twenty exhibitions annually. With its vibrant and eclectic programming, BAMPFA inspires the imagination and ignites critical dialogue through art, film, and other forms of creative expression. BAMPFA’s collection includes more than 17,500 films and videos, including the largest collection of Japanese cinema outside of Japan, impressive holdings of Soviet...
Topic: californiarevealed
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
collection
860
ITEMS
243,111
VIEWS
collection
eye 243,111
The audiovisual archives of the  Center for Sacramento Histor y  contain moving images and audio recordings related to the region's vast cultural heritage. See our textual archives  here . Founded in 1953, the Center for Sacramento History (CSH) is funded by the City and the County of Sacramento and is the repository and research center for City and County historic collections. These collections are held in the public trust and reflect the many aspects of the social,...
Topic: californiarevealed
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by Forney, Darrell
movies
eye 131,156
favorite 86
comment 7
Description : An 11-minute film capturing the activities of employees and customers inside the Tower Records store, located on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. Tower Records was founded in 1960 in Sacramento, California and helped revolutionize the music industry before closing in 2006. The film was made by Sacramento City College professor Darrell Forney and was developed by Leo Diner Films, Inc., a San Francisco-based film lab.  Additional Description : Note on original container:...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Los Angeles (Calif.), Record Stores--California--Los Angeles--Tower Records, Tower Records,...
The High Fidelity Emporium and Orchestrion
by Raybestos-Manhattan, Inc.
audio
eye 259
favorite 4
comment 0
The Space Age: The Age Of Reliability - MT 2426 Narrator: John Charles Daly Notes: Narrator's voice has a high pitched flutter tone accompanying it. This was present on the vinyl.
Topics: Space Age, Nasa, John Charles Daly, vinyl, apollo, mercury, gemini, sputnik
Community Video
by Carson Davidson
movies
eye 321
favorite 2
comment 0
Winner of fourteen international awards, including an Academy Award Nomination and the Special Prize of the Jury, Cannes Int'l. Festival. Presents a surrealistic and humorous satire on the Madison Avenue image of the world through advertising. The terrific jazz soundtrack was done by Bob Brookmeyer and Gerry Mulligan, who was a friend of filmmaker Carson "Kit" Davidson. This film was preserved by the Academy Film Archive. More on Davidson and his other films you can view at...
Topics: New York City, Surrealism, Typewriter, Bathtub
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 30,051
favorite 37
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by The Happiness Boys (Billy Jones-Ernest Hare); Fields; Hall; Van Cleve
audio
eye 196
favorite 2
comment 1
Performer: The Happiness Boys (Billy Jones-Ernest Hare) Writer: Fields; Hall; Van Cleve with orchestra. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 500.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Chuck Murphy; Pee Wee Erwin's Dixieland Band
audio
eye 300
favorite 2
comment 1
Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with RIAA. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more friendly filename....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: 78rpm
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 4,720
favorite 20
comment 3
Big band. 00:08:51:26 - 00:11:11:22 B/W Sound 1940s Man in tuxedo & woman in gown perform raucous "Boogie-Woogie Man" jazz song atop piano, singing & dancing in front of jazz band. Musicians seen in silhouette shadow against backdrop. Clarinet, slide trombone, trumpet, piano take solos. (Singers make piano playing gestures)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
The Dope Tapes
by Michael Aldrich
movies
eye 1,493
favorite 2
comment 0
Stacy Keach, Crossfire Ed Meese wants drug spies, Ira  Glasser ACLU opposes,, Halloween drug candy, Exotic Erotic Ball, Nancy Reagan,  Jekyll & Hyde Together Again, Bogart lights up, Jazz Addicts, Breakfast at Tiffany's  dope bust, Elmer Gantry, Rose Bird interview, Jackie Speier, Joan Collins, Joe Kennedy  wins, police surveillance increasing, $620 million coke, Oregon MJ Initiative (defeated), election results, Drug issues in election, candidates re drug testing, Dragnet vs hippy,...
Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
The VHS Vault
by Sick and Twisted Players
movies
eye 327
favorite 3
comment 0
ST037 Halloween: The Play and Halloween II
Topics: Sick and Twisted Players, Tony Vaguely, underground theater, San Francisco, Halloween:The Play,...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Community Video
movies
eye 4,874
favorite 1
comment 0
where the spirit lives 1989
Topics: where the spirit lives, evomind
Feature Films
movies
eye 4,055
favorite 9
comment 1
Moulin Rouge 1929 Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin, Georges Tréville
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Moulin Rouge, 1929, Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin, Georges Tréville
Feature Films
by Scott R. Dunlap
movies
eye 27,393
favorite 10
comment 3
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Feature Films
by Dorothy Davenport
movies
eye 40,890
favorite 17
comment 4
A blind artist is on his way to Java to see a doctor about an operation to restore his sight when the ship sinks and he washes up on a tropical island.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance
Feature Films
by William LeBaron
movies
eye 46,013
favorite 35
comment 7
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by William LeBaron (& George K Spoor uncredited)
movies
eye 2,925
favorite 8
comment 2
This film's 3.5GB MPEG2 file found elsewhere at IA is reformatted here as a much smaller MP4 with equal video quality. A romantic melodrama set against a background of the heyday of steam railroading. It's noted for its accurate and vivid depictions of railroad operations in the 1930s. The featured players are Louis Wolheim, Jean Arthur and Robert Armstrong. Directed by George B Seitz. US release 1930. UK release 1931. Complete print. TRIVIA: "Danger Lights" was the first widescreen...
( 2 reviews )
Topics: Dramas, melodramas, '30s steam railroading, Louis Wolheim, Jean Arthur, Robert Armstrong, Frank...
Feature Films
by George Merrick
movies
eye 45,561
favorite 12
comment 8
An American journalist exposes Nazi gunrunners trying to start an Arab revolt. H.B.Warner.... Herbert Forbes Walter Woolf King .... Mike Malone Harry Parke .... 'Parky' Parkyarkarkus (as Parkyarkarkus) Joan Woodbury .... Nancy Brooks-Graham Duncan Renaldo .... Sheik David George J. Lewis .... Sheik Ibrahim (as George Lewis) Wilhelm von Brincken .... Yussof Streyer (as William Vaughn) Howard Banks .... Phillip Graham Amarilla Morris .... Haditha the Dancer
favoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topic: World War II Arabs Libya
Sci-Fi / Horror
by Maury M. Cohen
movies
eye 70,020
favorite 62
comment 14
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topic: mystery
Feature Films
by Julius Hagen
movies
eye 260,134
favorite 83
comment 13
Seymour Hicks plays the title role in the first sound version of the Dickens classic about the miser who's visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve. This British import is notable for being the only adaptation of this story with an invisible Marley's Ghost and its Expressionistic cinematography. This is the uncut 78 minute version.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 13 reviews )
Topics: Dickens, Scrooge, A Christmas Carol
Community Video
movies
eye 7,602
favorite 13
comment 0
A Mexican cattleman's (Eduardo Noriega) beef with a rancher (Guy Madison) is settled by a tyrannosaur from the local swamp.  Filmed in 1956.  Film quailty is pretty good. 
Topics: Tyrannosaur, Science Fiction, Horror, Cowboys
Prelinger Archives
by Sutherland (John) Productions in Association With Film Counselors, Inc.
movies
eye 7,726
favorite 21
comment 1
This animated cartoon follows the adventures of "Colonel Cosmic," a Martian, as he learns that Oil and Competition are the two things that make America great. It is a sci-fi-influenced economic tract on the strengths of Earth-style free enterprise economics, compared to a stagnating Mars under the fist of a certain Mr. Ogg, who centrally controls the Martian economy. In the film, a Martian undercover agent flies from Mars to Earth to learn about the oil industry, and finds that the...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Feature Films
movies
eye 42,132
favorite 32
comment 4
Jack Palance in a film involving Jack the Ripper.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Jack the Ripper, Jack Palance
Community Video
movies
eye 2,637
favorite 6
comment 0
Otis Madison (Lester Vail) sets sail for Morocco after he learns the girl loves, Isobel Brandon (Loretta Young) is in love with his best friend John Geste (Ralph Forbes). He finds John is in prison and they must deal with Zuleika (Leni Stengel) the Angel of Death. PD - Copyright not renewed
Topics: Ralph Forbes, Loretta Young, Irene Rich, Lester Vail, George Regas, Leni Stengel, Mystic Nights...
Film Noir
by Sol Lesser
movies
eye 198,099
favorite 103
comment 27
"Middle-aged farmer goes to extreme lengths to protect the dark secret associated with a deserted house on his property. Murky psychological thriller with resonant settings and an emotive Miklos Rozsa score." - noir expert Spencer Selby
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 27 reviews )
Topics: Thriller, Film-Noir, Mystery
Feature Films
by Lester Cutler
movies
eye 34,779
favorite 18
comment 8
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Feature Films
by Booth Productions
movies
eye 6,550
favorite 5
comment 1
Everyone thinks that bank teller Bob Hunter was a coward during a holdup, so he is fired and joins the R.C.M.P. and gets kicked out . . . it looks pretty bad for Bob . . .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Charles Starrett, Adrienne Dore, Kenne Duncan, Wheeler Oakman
Feature Films
by William H. Pine, William C. Thomas
movies
eye 74,498
favorite 24
comment 2
Based on Robert Louis Stevenson's "Ebb Tide," this adventure pits a group of shipwrecked sailors against the mad ruler of a jungle island.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Action, Adventure
Feature Films
movies
eye 19,385
favorite 7
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Feature Films
by Hal Wallis
movies
eye 289,822
favorite 75
comment 12
Boxer Johnny Bradfield (John Garfield) knocks out a rival in a postfight brawl. Thinking he committed murder, he flees to an Arizona ranch run by hard-as-nails Goldie (Ann Sheridan) and her feisty mother(May Robson) and staffed by Leo Gorcey and the Dead End Kids. Though Johnny is relentlessly dogged by Detective Monty Phelan (Claude Rains), the Kids convince him to finance their future gas station by training for and winning a high stakes prizefight. But just as things seem to going...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topics: Leo Gorcey boxing crime drama John Garfield, pdmovies
Sci-Fi / Horror
movies
eye 23,492
favorite 25
comment 7
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topic: Adventure
Feature Films
by Edward Black
movies
eye 10,749
favorite 14
comment 1
Benjamin Twist {Will Hay} is a different kind of schoolteacher, he teaches the pupils very little of worth. That is except gambling and bluffing a way thru life. When grumpy Colonel Willoughby-Gore (Peter Gawthorne) visits the class, he is mortified to find the boys have learnt next to nothing of value in Twist's class. Seeking to get Twist fired, Gore calls on the school board to fire him. But wanting to be fair, the board suggest that Twist and eight of is class enter the inter-school...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Will Hay
Feature Films
by Ben Judell
movies
eye 66,887
favorite 44
comment 8
A wealthy man offers a million dollars to whoever captures Adolf Hitler dead or alive. A group of gangsters take him up on this offer and after hijacking a Canadian Air Force plane are dropped into Germany. Their delusions about Hitler being just another cheap crook are shattered when they discover that knocking off Hitler wouldn't necessarily bring about the end of the war and they must decide what's more important: lining their pocketbooks or letting the military do their job.
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Topics: Hitler, propaganda, World War 2, Ward Bond
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Insider's view of the 1930s radio studio showing the production of dramatic sound effects.
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Topics: Media: Radio, Perception: Sound
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Footage from an atomic bomb test - probably Operation Tumbler-Snapper? The same footage also appears in "Operation A-Bomb (1953)".
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Topic: need keyword
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by U.S. Army
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Color footage of atomic bomb tests with active duty military personnel at Camp Desert Rock, Nevada Test Site, Nevada. Shows soldiers in foxholes as nuclear detonation occurs nearby; light and shockwaves; blowing dust; soldiers climbing out of foxholes and running towards mushroom cloud. Some of this footage is familiar by virtue of having been seen in the film Atomic Cafe. Astounding footage of nuclear weapons testing; atomic bomb explosion in the southwestern US desert (New Mexico); great...
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by U.S. Office of Civil Defense
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"Explains" the dangers of the atomic bomb, the effects of radiation and how to protect oneself if caught in the open or in the home.
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Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Cold War
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
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Frightening civil defense procedure film aimed at Cold War-era elementary school students.
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Topic: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense
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by U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense
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Optimistic vision of fallout and civil defense countermeasures.
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Topic: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense
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by Wilding Picture Productions, Inc.
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Attempt to dispel many common myths and fallacies about radioactive fallout.
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Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Cold War