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Foolish Wives

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1st film: A rich woman and an adventurer posing as a nobleman meet & have an affair in the South of France.; 2nd film: Gives an exciting look at the bizarre career of Erich Von Stroheim. Director Patrick Montgomery gives life to the legend and excerpts for Blind Husbands, Foolish Wives and many others give a better understanding to von Stroheim's career. In addition, the program gives a detailed study of a creative genius whose perverse aberrations regarding women, art, and finances made him a Hollywood outcast.
DVD
2003; 1922
Clemons (Stacks)
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Jean Renoir's Grand Illusion

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A classic tale of adventure. Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner of war camp during World War I, when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the commandant yet must cooperate with his comrades in a daring escape.
DVD
1999; 1938
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sunset Blvd

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Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him. scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie.
DVD
2002
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Foolish Wives

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A fake Russian count, with the aid of two female accomplices, attempts to seduce and swindle unsuspecting women and citizens of Monte Carlo.
DVD
2000; 1922
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ivy (By Request)
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Sunset Boulevard

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A harsh look at Hollywood in which an aging silent-movie queen makes a tragic attempt to return to stardom.
VHS
1998; 1950
Ivy (By Request)
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The Birth of a Nation

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This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history.
DVD
1998; 1915
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Heart of Humanity

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Erich Von Stroheim is a vicious hun in a World War I story.
VHS
1980; 1988
Ivy (By Request)
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Greed

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VHS
1989; 1925
Clemons (Vault--Ask at circulation desk)
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Queen Kelly

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Romantic melodrama of lust in the Royal bedroom.
VHS
1987
Ivy (By Request)
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The Wedding March

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This romantic tale is set against the unrest of pre-World War I Vienna. Von Stroheim vows to marry any woman of wealth his royal parents choose for him, but falls in love with a poor girl and realizes that the greatest wealth of a marriage is love.
VHS
1987
Ivy (By Request)
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Blind Husbands

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The story of a love affair between a neglected wife and an army officer, which is resolved during a climatic mountain climb.
VHS
1978
Ivy (By Request)
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Queen Kelly

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A wish comes true for a beautiful orphan and her handsome prince but ends in tragedy.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
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Mad Love: The Devil-Doll / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Presents a Tod Browning Production ; Screenplay by Garrett Fort, Guy Endore and Eric von Stroheim ; Story by Tod Browning

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Mad love: A famed surgeon adores an actress, but when she turns to him to repair her pianist husband's severed hands, he replaces them with the hands of a murderer.; The devil-doll: A Devil's Island escapee poses as a toy shop worker, using secrets of miniaturizing human beings to do his bidding and exact his revenge on those who sent him to prison.
DVD
2006; 1935
Clemons (Stacks)
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Foolish Wives

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A fake Russian count, with the aid of two female accomplices, attempts to seduce and swindle unsuspecting women and citizens of Monte Carlo.
Laserdisc
1990; 1922
Ivy (By Request)
16.

Jean Renoir's Grand Illusion

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A classic tale of adventure. Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the commandant while cooperating with his comrades in a daring escape.
Laserdisc
1993; 1938
Ivy (By Request)
17.

Blind Husbands: The Great Gabbo

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The story of a love triangle between a self-absorbed husband, the neglected wife, and her opportunistic lover. The Great Gabbo is the story of Gabbo, a ventriloquist and a supreme egotist, Mary, his assistant, and Little Otto, Gabbo's dummy. Gabbo drives away Mary, then realizes too late how much he loves her.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Queen Kelly

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A convent girl is seduced by a prince and inherits a brothel in Africa before he finds her again.
DVD
2003; 1929
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Mask of Diijon

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Diijon, a third-rate magician driven mad by failure and jealousy, is convinced that all those determined to help are really out to destroy him. He turns to murder though hypnotism. Even his wife and assistant are not safe. The conjurer's own tricks spell his own doom.
DVD
1999; 1946
Clemons (Stacks)
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Foolish Wives

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A fake Russian count, with the aid of two female accomplices called "cousins", attempts to seduce and swindle unsuspecting women.
VHS
1980; 1985
Ivy (By Request)