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London Films

By: W. D. Howells

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LONDON FILMS Author: W. D. HOWELLS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...... ... Character set encoding: ISO-Latin-1 LONDON FILMS Produced by Eric Eldred, Charles Franks and the Online Dis... ... V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS ... ...NG IN THE COUNTRY XV. FISHING FOR WHITEBAIT XVI. HENLEY DAY XVII. AMERICAN ORIGINS--MOSTLY NORTHERN XVIII. AMERICAN ORIGINS--MOSTLY SOUTHE... ...c, and say that the in-doors cold in England is constant suffering to the American born. It is not that there is no sizzling or crackling radiator, ... ... UP BESIDE THE SACRED CLOSE] It was necessary to the transaction of the drama that from time to time the agents of the penny-chair company should ... ...ansplanted to our plutocratic soil, something analogous might at least be dramatized. Elsewhere that tradition does not come to flower in the open A... ...he king held a levee at St. James's; and one conceived of it as something dramatic, something historic, something, on the grand scale, civic. But if...

...Y ODIOUS III. SHOWS AND SIDE-SHOWS OF STATE IV. THE DUN YEAR'S BRILLIANT FLOWER V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN TRAITS OF THE LONDON SPRINGTIME X. SOME VOLUNTARY AND INVOLUNTARY SIGHTSEEING XI. GLIMPSES OF THE LOWLY AND THE LOWLIER XII. TWICE-SE...

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Drama

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... Poem Drama Short story ... ... Comedy Drama Epic ... ... Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance.[1] The te... ...e early gems of Urdu Theatre (performed by Parsi Companies) were made into films. Urdu Dramatic tradition has been a spectator’s delight since 100 yea... ...). ^ See also WorldHeritage's List of drama films. ^ Banham (1998, 894–900). ... ... ^ See the entries for "opera", "musical theatre, American", "melodrama" and "Nō" in Banham (1998). ... ...e early gems of Urdu Theatre (performed by Parsi Companies) were made into films. Urdu Dramatic tradition has been a spectator’s delight since 100 yea... ... ^ See the entries for "opera", "musical theatre, American", "melodrama" and "Nō" in Banham (1998). ...

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London Films

By: W. D. Howells

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LONDON FILMS Author: W. D. HOWELLS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...... ... #7130] [Posted: March 14, 2003] LONDON FILMS Produced by Eric Eldred, Charles Franks and the Online Dis... ... V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS ... ...NG IN THE COUNTRY XV. FISHING FOR WHITEBAIT XVI. HENLEY DAY XVII. AMERICAN ORIGINS--MOSTLY NORTHERN XVIII. AMERICAN ORIGINS--MOSTLY SOUTHE... ...c, and say that the in-doors cold in England is constant suffering to the American born. It is not that there is no sizzling or crackling radiator, ... ... UP BESIDE THE SACRED CLOSE] It was necessary to the transaction of the drama that from time to time the agents of the penny-chair company should ... ...ansplanted to our plutocratic soil, something analogous might at least be dramatized. Elsewhere that tradition does not come to flower in the open A... ...he king held a levee at St. James's; and one conceived of it as something dramatic, something historic, something, on the grand scale, civic. But if...

...Y ODIOUS III. SHOWS AND SIDE-SHOWS OF STATE IV. THE DUN YEAR'S BRILLIANT FLOWER V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN TRAITS OF THE LONDON SPRINGTIME X. SOME VOLUNTARY AND INVOLUNTARY SIGHTSEEING XI. GLIMPSES OF THE LOWLY AND THE LOWLIER XII. TWICE-SE...

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Asian historical period drama films

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...enre in which stories are based on historical events and famous persons. Some historical dramas attempt to accurately portray a historical event or bi... ...raphy, to the degree that the available historical research will allow. Other historical dramas are fictionalised tales that are based on an actual pe... ...ased on an actual person and their deeds. Due to the sheer volume of films included in this genre and in the interest of continuit... ...luded in this genre and in the interest of continuity, this list is primarily focused on films pertaining to the history of East Asia, Central Asia, a... ...tory of Near Eastern and Western civilisation, please refer to list of historical period drama films. The films on this page are d... ...f Near Eastern and Western civilisation, please refer to list of historical period drama films. The films on this page are divided... ... 1950 Tibet an American film depicting the early life of the 14th Dalai Lama... ... 1982 1254-1324 an American-Italian television miniseries about the Venetian exp... ... 1963 1900 an American film starring Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner and David...

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What Is Man

By: Mark Twain

...lit hair of guessing the complexion of his religion: English--Protestant; American-- ditto; Spaniard, Frenchman, Irishman, Italian, South American-- ... ... scheme, consistently and artistically develops it, and carries the little drama creditably through--all without help or suggestion from you? Y.M. Ye... ..., more episodes; the actor and the story-teller borrowed them. And so the drama grew, little by little, stage by stage. It is made up of the facts o... ... the facts of life, not creations. It took centuries to develop the Greek drama. It borrowed from preceding ages; it lent to the ages that came afte... ...ns, the Russians, the Germans, the French, the English, the Spaniards, the Americans, the South Americans, the Japanese, the Chinese, the Hindus, the ... ...w remember why. After that we made the English pegs fence in European and American history as well as English, and that answered very well. English ... ...) They gavel me, these stale and overworked stage directions, these carbon films that got burnt out long ago and cannot now carry any faintest thread ...

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Legal drama

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...l/courtroom show. A legal drama or a courtroom drama is a subgenre of dramatic fiction. Law enforceme... ...ng, lawyer work, civil litigation, etc., are all possible focuses of legal dramas. Common subgenres of legal dramas include detective dramas, police d... ...bgenres of legal dramas include detective dramas, police dramas, courtroom dramas, legal thrillers, etc. Legal dramas appear in many forms of media, i... ...ear in many forms of media, including novels, plays, television shows, and films. Legal drama sometimes overlap with crime drama, most notably in the ... ... attempt to portray this. Plays The American Bar Association published a list of the 12 best trial plays, notin... ...mention list.[1] See also Films that fall into this category Television show... ...st 2012 Courtroom dramas Legal films Film genres Drama genres ...

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What Is Man

By: Mark Twain

...thin a split hair of guessing the complexion of his religion: English--Protestant; American-- ditto; Spaniard, Frenchman, Irishman, Italian, South Am... ...nates the scheme, consistently and artistically develops it, and carries the little drama creditably through--all without help or suggestion from you?... ...incidents, more episodes; the actor and the story-teller borrowed them. And so the drama grew, little by little, stage by stage. It is made up of th... ...ade up of the facts of life, not creations. It took centuries to develop the Greek drama. It borrowed from preceding ages; it lent to the ages that ... ...e Egyptians, the Russians, the Germans, the French, the English, the Spaniards, the Americans, the South Americans, the Japanese, the Chinese, the Hin... ...do not now remember why. After that we made the English pegs fence in European and American history as well as English, and that answered very well. ... ...nly glad.) They gavel me, these stale and overworked stage directions, these carbon films that got burnt out long ago and cannot now carry any faintes...

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American films

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... Films ... ... A–Z of films Fi... ... Silent films ... ...ciences American Society of Cinematographers ... ... African-American films ... ... American 3D films ... ... Artificially Speaking Artists and Orphans: A True Drama Artois the Goat Artworks (film) A... ... Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer Cyrus (2010 comedy-drama film) Cytherea (film) Czechoslovakia 1968 ... ... Dragoon Wells Massacre Dragstrip Girl (1994 film) Dramatic School (film) Drawing Down the Moon (film) ...

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

...us excursion ashore. Among the tremendous crises of each day none was more dramatic than starting the engine. It was slow on cold mornings; there was ... ...ors. Billboards with crimson god- desses nine feet tall advertising cinema films, pipe to- bacco, and talcum powder. The old “mansions” along Ninth St... ... I feel pretty good this morning!” III Epochal as starting the car was the drama of parking it before he entered his office. As he turned from Oberlin... ...lin Avenue & 3d St., N.E Zenith Omar Gribble, Esq., 376 North American Building, Zenith. Dear Mr. Gribble: Your letter of the twentieth t... ...ompson, the old-fashioned, lean Yankee, rugged, traditional, stage type of American business man, and Babbitt, the plump, smooth, efficient, up-to-the... ...uch amused by the antiquated provincialism as any proper Englishman by any American. He knew himself to be of a breeding altogether more esthetic and ... ...ow very, very much earth and rock there was in it. He liked three kinds of films: pretty bathing girls with bare legs; policemen or cowboys and an ind... ...The green light of a police-station, and greener radiance on the snow; the drama of a patrol-wagon—gong beating like a terrified heart, headlights sco... ...lankly beautiful, suspiciously beautiful young men; outlining the plots of films about pure prostitutes and kind-hearted train-robbers; and giving dir...

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Docudrama

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... A docudrama (or documentary drama) is a genre of radio and television program ming, feature f... ...d television program ming, feature film, and staged theatre, which features drama tized re-enactment s of actual events. On stage, it is sometimes... ...dhere to known historical facts, while allowing a greater or lesser degree of dramatic license in peripheral details, and where there are gaps in th... ...a producer at 20th Century Fox . There he brought the newsreel aesthetic to films, producing a series of movies based upon real events using a real... ...l events using a realistic style that became known as semidocumentary . These films ( The House on 92nd Street, Boomerang, 13 Rue Madeleine ) were ... ... such as The Naked City . Perhaps the most significant of the semidocumentary films was He Walked by Night, based upon the serial killer Erwin "Mach... ...nd Capote's In Cold Blood is arguably the most famous example of the genre. American television Some docudrama examples for American television i...

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What Is Man and Other Essays of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain

...rotestant; Ameri can—ditto; Spaniard, Frenchman, Irishman, Italian, South American—Roman Catholic; Russian—Greek Catholic; T urk—Mohammedan; and so o... ...cheme, con sistently and artistically develops it, and carries the little drama creditably through—all without help or suggestion from you? Y.M. Yes.... ...s, more episodes; the actor and the story teller borrowed them. And so the drama grew, little by little, stage by stage. It is made up of the facts of... ...f the facts of life, not creations. It took centuries to develop the Greek drama. It borrowed from preceding ages; it lent to the ages that came after... ...ns, the Russians, the Germans, the French, the English, the Spaniards, the Americans, the South Americans, the Japanese, the Chinese, the Hindus, the ... ...ow remember why. After that we made the English pegs fence in European and American history as well as English, and that answered very well. English a... ...They gavel me, these stale and overworked stage direc tions, these carbon films that got burnt out long ago and cannot now carry any faintest thread ...

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Costume drama

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...A costume drama or period drama is a period piece in which elaborate costumes, sets and properties a... ...ply to several genres but is most often heard in the context of historical dramas and romances, adventure films and swashbucklers. The implication is ... ...st often heard in the context of historical dramas and romances, adventure films and swashbucklers. The implication is that the audience is attracted ... ...by the lavish costumes as by the content. The most common type of costume drama is the historical costume drama, both on stage and in movies. This ca... ...gory includes Barry Lyndon, Amadeus, Braveheart, From Hell and Robin Hood. Films that are set in the 1930s and 1940s, such as Last Man Standing, may a... ... as the historical war drama Passchendaele. Canadian historical and period films are deeply entwined with the film industries of both their American a... ...nd period films are deeply entwined with the film industries of both their American and European counterparts, though in recent years has become much ...

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Main Street

By: Sinclair Lewis

...; and a rebellious girl is the spirit of that bewildered empire called the American Middlewest. II Blodgett College is on the edge of Minneapolis. It ... ...played tennis, gave chafing-dish parties, took a graduate semi- nar in the drama, went “twosing,” and joined half a dozen societies for the practise o... ...eers, who in- tended to become missionaries, over painting scenery for the dramatic club, over soliciting advertisements for the college magazine. She... ... wind- ing streets and arcades, but she had assembled the town council and dramatically defeated him. III Though she was Minnesota-born Carol was not ... ...u recipes for curry, voyages to the Solomon Isles, theoso- phy with modern American improvements, treatises upon success in the real-estate business. ... ...t I’ve seen an awful lot of towns—one time I went to Atlantic City for the American Medical Association meet- ing, and I spent practically a week in N... ...rints of bad and famous pictures, shelves of phonograph records and camera films, wooden toys, and in the midst an anxious small woman sitting in a pa...

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English drama

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...orks. Webster has received a reputation for being the Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatist with the most unsparingly dark vision of human nature. Webste... ...ly says, that Webster always saw "the skull beneath the skin". While Webster's drama was generally dismissed in the eighteenth and nineteenth centurie... ...e roles had been played by boys). New genres of the Restoration were heroic drama, pathetic drama, and Restoration comedy . Notable heroic traged... ...a imports) until World War I and was then supplanted by increasingly popular American musical theatre and comedies by Noël Coward, Ivor Novello ... ...contemporaries. The motion picture mounted a challenge to the stage. At first, films were silent and presented only a limited challenge to theatre. Bu... ...nd presented only a limited challenge to theatre. But by the end of the 1920s, films like The Jazz Singer could be presented with synchronized sound...

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A Tramp Abroad

By: Mark Twain

...-for instruction is cheap in Heidelberg, and so is living, too. The Anglo-American Club, composed of British and American students, had twenty-five m... ...ited to other colleges, or those colleges will send their experts to him. Americans and Englishmen often join one or another of the five corps. A ye... ... of the other colors. Once I wished to examine some of the swords, but an American student said, "It would not be quite polite; these now in the wind... ... a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes; and she... ...als, glass-eyed, ably stuffed, and set up in the most natural eloquent and dramatic attitudes. The moment we were abed, the rain cleared away and the... ...kind of nothingness, thickened up a little with a few wandering shreds and films of cloud moving in a lazy procession far below. Presently, one man's... ...d spring several lofty storm-scarred towers, one after another, with faint films of vapor curling always about them like spectral banners. If there w... ...ired to make a note to the effect that in Italy persons connected with the drama do not cheat. The episode with the showman reminds me of a dark chap... ...ored to them. Hence it is plain that in Italy, parties connected with the drama and the omnibus and the toy interests do not cheat. The stocks of go...

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Korean drama

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...Korean drama , k-drama for short, refers to televised drama s, in a miniseries format, produced in South Korea . Many of these... ...rama s, in a miniseries format, produced in South Korea . Many of these dramas have become popular throughout Asia, with growing interest in other... ...lar throughout Asia, with growing interest in other parts of the world. K-dramas have contributed to the general phenomenon of the Korean wave, know... ...In comparison, BBC 's 1995 Pride and Prejudice takes 330 minutes. The American mini-series Lonesome Dove takes 384 minutes and Noble House ... ... in the telenovella format, rarely running over 200 episodes. Unlike the American soap operas, these daily dramas are not also scheduled during the ... ...dramas have become popular in India, particularly in Manipur where Hindi films and TV serials were banned in 2000. As a result, local television sta...

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Martin Eden

By: Jack London

...prosperity, and he honored it by delivering platitudinous sermonettes upon American institutions and the opportunity said institutions gave to any har... ...s, the latter large and brown and cooked in Mexican style. Rice, cooked as American housewives never cook it and can never learn to cook it, appeared ... ...ed. The fruit store, where Martin had bought his vegetables, was run by an American whose business principles were so weak that he let Martin run a bi... ... social etiquette and enunciating his views on Paul Verlaine or the German drama or the novels of D'Annunzio. We'd be bored to death. I, for one, if I... .... Humphry Ward's new book to Shaw's latest play, through the future of the drama to reminiscences of Mansfield. They appreciated or sneered at the mor... ...rgets its grief in watching the sunlight percolate through the tear-dimmed films over the pupils, so Martin forgot his sickness, the presence of Ruth,...

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List of historical period drama films

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... From Tiberius Gracchus to the Sack of Rome (410). BBC Docu-drama. Late Antiquity/Early Middle Age... ...96 1692–1693 dramatization of the Salem witch trials that took place in Province of Mass... ... during the English Civil War Films set in the 18th and 19th centuries Films... ... 1770–1826 The story about the American Founding Father John Adams from the Boston Massacre in 1770 to his... ... 1776 settlers during the American Revolution The Cros... ...ies in America who helped the Patriots behind George Washington during the American Revolution Revoluti... ... France after Napoleon I Unlike the first two films, this version states 1814 at the start. Dantes' plan happens over a t... ... It is the first installment in the trilogy of films about Empress Elisabeth of Austria ... ... 1876–1877 historical drama based on actual diaries of residents of Deadwood, South Dakota, inclu...

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A Tramp Abroad

By: Mark Twain

...he globe--for instruction is cheap in Heidelberg, and so is living, too. The Anglo-American Club, composed of British and American students, had twen... ...ll be invited to other colleges, or those colleges will send their experts to him. Americans and Englishmen often 26 join one or another of the five... ... the caps of the other colors. Once I wished to examine some of the swords, but an American student said, "It would not be quite polite; these now in... ...gure like a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes... ... and animals, glass-eyed, ably stuffed, and set up in the most natural eloquent and dramatic attitudes. The moment we were abed, the rain cleared awa... ...thinnest kind of nothingness, thickened up a little with a few wandering shreds and films of cloud moving in a lazy procession far below. Presently, ... ...t its head spring several lofty storm-scarred towers, one after another, with faint films of vapor curling always about them like spectral banners. I... ...hen I retired to make a note to the effect that in Italy persons connected with the drama do not cheat. The episode with the showman reminds me of a ... ...were restored to them. Hence it is plain that in Italy, parties connected with the drama and the omnibus and the toy 288 interests do not cheat. Th...

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American comedy films

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... American action comedy films ... ... American action comedy films ... ... American adventure comedy films ... ... American adventure comedy films ... ... American black comedy films ... ... American black comedy films ... ... American comedy-drama films ... ... Eat Me! (2000 film) Eat Your Makeup Eating Out 4: Drama Camp Eating Out 5: The Open Weekend Edison, M... ... Mabel's Blunder Mabel's Busy Day Mabel's Dramatic Career Mabel's Lovers Mabel's Married Life...

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Martin Eden

By: Jack London

...ment and prosperity, and he honored it by delivering platitudinous sermonettes upon American institutions and the opportunity said institutions gave t... ... and beans, the latter large and brown and cooked in Mexican style. Rice, cooked as American housewives never cook it and can never learn to cook it, ... ...less to bed. The fruit store, where Martin had bought his vegetables, was run by an American whose business principles were so weak that he let Martin... ...ing up to social etiquette and enunciating his views on Paul Verlaine or the German drama or the novels of D'Annunzio. We'd be bored to death. I, for ... ... from Mrs. Humphry Ward's new book to Shaw's latest play, through the future of the drama to reminiscences of Mansfield. They appreciated or sneered a... ..., that forgets its grief in watching the sunlight percolate through the tear-dimmed films over the pupils, so Martin forgot his sickness, the presence...

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List of costume drama films

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...A costume-drama film is a type of period piece . Films by period Ancient 10, 000 BC (2008) 300 (2006) A.D. ... ...ob Roy, the Highland Rogue (1953) Ridicule (1996) Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (2000) Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe (1985) Sle... ... Valiant (1953) Allegheny Uprising (1939) Alvarez Kelly (1966) American Friends (1991) American Outlaws (2001) Amistad (1997) ... ...1993) The Alamo (2004) The Alamo: Thirteen Days To Glory (1987) The American (1998) The American (2001) The Andersonville Trial (1970) T... ...r's End (1999) Young Winston (1972) Zoya (1995) List of historical drama films Middle Ages in film The Period-Drama Timeline listing cos... ...d (1999) Young Winston (1972) Zoya (1995) List of historical drama films Middle Ages in film The Period-Drama Timeline listing costume d... ... films Middle Ages in film The Period-Drama Timeline listing costume dramas according to the year in which they are set. Costume Chronicles Co... ... according to the year in which they are set. Costume Chronicles Costume Drama Webzine Enchanted Serenity of Period Films A fansite dedicated to p... .... Costume Chronicles Costume Drama Webzine Enchanted Serenity of Period Films A fansite dedicated to period films. Period Movies and Dramas list...

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A Tramp Abroad

By: Mark Twain

...ves of foreign lands were very numerous. They hailed from every corner of the globe—for instruction is cheap in Heidelberg, and so is living, too. The... ... Go”ttingen, to fight with a Go”ttingen expert; if he is victorious, he will be invited to other colleges, or those colleges will send their experts t... ...only with the white corps, while we were their guests, and keep aloof from the caps of the other colors. Once I wished to examine some of the swords, ... ...Her gown was of a soft white silky stuff that clung to her round young figure like a fish’s skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little ... ... lined with large glass cases which were filled with all sorts of birds and animals, glass-eyed, ably stuffed, and set up in the most natural elo- que... ...eeping, insectlike, up its surface, with their heels projecting over the thinnest kind of nothingness, thickened up a little with a few wandering shre... ... terracelike projections— a stairway for the gods; at its head spring several lofty storm- 205 A Tramp Abroad scarred towers, one after another, with... ...rge sums in that way—it was the kind of per- Mark Twain 286 son I was. Then I retired to make a note to the effect that in Italy persons connected wi... ...ted away; but they were called back, and the franc and one of the coppers were restored to them. Hence it is plain that in Italy, parties connected wi...

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Vertigo Films

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... Products Vertigo Films Vertigo Distribution Vertigo TV ... ... vertigofilms.com Vertigo Films is a British film production and film distribution company based in L... ...production and film distribution company based in London, England. Vertigo Films has been responsible for the production and distribution of Bronson, ... ...d Editing — Leo Awards — 2005 Best Feature-Length Drama — Leo Awards — 2005 Clean: ... ... Shotgun Stories: New American Cinema Award — Seattle International Film Festival — 2007 ... ...d Editing — Leo Awards — 2005 Best Feature-Length Drama — Leo Awards — 2005 Clean: ... ... Shotgun Stories: New American Cinema Award — Seattle International Film Festival — 2007 ...

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One of Our Conquerors

By: George Meredith

...s upon the theme of business displaced it. Just before the fall, the whole drama of the un- folding of that secret was brilliant to his eyes as a scen... ... us, fret us, nevertheless. Dartrey free, he was relieved of the murderous drama in- 30 One of Our Conquerors cessantly in the mind of shackled men. ... ...CHAPTER V THE LONDON WALK WESTWARD IN THAT NATIONALLY interesting Poem, or Dramatic Satire, once famous, The Rajah in London (London, Limbo and Sons, ... ... He thanked heaven to his wife often, that he had nothing to do with North American or South American mines and pastures or with South Africa and, gol... ...and in- structed Germans not deviously march; whom acute and ad- venturous Americans, with half a cock of the eye in passing, compassionately outstrip... ...nt of commercial matters: rivalries of Banks; Foreign and Municipal Loans, American Rails, and Argen- tine; new Companies of wholesome appearance or s... ...e to work in the direction of the casuistries and the sensational webs and films. Facing Victor, it was a block. But the thought came: how could she m...

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Echo Films

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... Products Films TV films Ow... ... Aniston Kristin Hahn Echo Films is an American production company founded in April 2008 by American a... ... Kristin Hahn Echo Films is an American production company founded in April 2008 by American actress Jenni... ...ican actress Jennifer Aniston and production partner Kristin Hahn.[1] Echo Films has a "first-look" production deal with Universal Pictures.[2] Most o... ... Nominated - Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama (for Jennifer Aniston) Nominated - Screen Actors Guild Awa... ...niston) Nominated - Casting Society of America for a Low Budget Drama (for Mary Vernieu and Lindsay Graham) ... ... Lifetime Gracie Awards - Outstanding Drama Nominated - Directors Guild of America Award for Outstandi... ... Kristin Hahn Echo Films is an American production company founded in April 2008 by American actress Jenni...

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The Lost World

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

...r of'--well, quite a lot of things, about two inches of small type--`Societe Belge, American Academy of Sciences, La Plata, etc., etc. Ex-President P... ...rupulous at that. He had gone the length of faking some photographs over the South American business." "You say he is a faddist. What is his particu... ...d." "Tickled, indeed! He's much more likely to do the tickling. Chain mail, or an American football suit--that's what you'll want. Well, good-bye. ... ...escending the river the boat was upset and the case which contained the undeveloped films was broken, with disastrous results. Nearly all of them wer... ...ter, the slow preparation of the stage upon which was to be played the inexplicable drama of life. On the origin of life itself he was discreetly vag... ...ght have been well with him. It was that foolish, irresistible Latin impulse to be dramatic which brought his own downfall. Roxton, the man who had ... ...the glade." "We have been privileged to overhear a prehistoric tragedy, the sort of drama which occurred among the reeds upon the border of some Juras...

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Stolen (2009 drama film)

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... Distributed by IFC Films Release dates ... ...he Boy in the Box and was later renamed Stolen Lives. In January 2010, IFC Films acquired the rights of the theatrical release and renamed the film St... ...terview with ‘V’ star Morena Baccarin ^ IFC Films Acquires Stolen Lives For Distro ^ STO... ...films Films shot in California American drama films Films shot in Los Angeles, Calif... ... Films shot in California American drama films Films shot in Los Angeles, California ... ... Films shot in Los Angeles, California American mystery films ... ...films Films shot in California American drama films Films shot in Los Angeles, Calif... ... Films shot in California American drama films Films shot in Los Angeles, California ...

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The Lost World

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

...ll, quite a lot of things, about two inches of small type--`Societe Belge, American Academy of Sciences, La Plata, etc., etc. Ex-President Palaeontol... ...at that. He had gone the length of faking some photographs over the South American business." "You say he is a faddist. What is his particular fad?"... ...led, indeed! He's much more likely to do the tickling. Chain mail, or an American football suit--that's what you'll want. Well, good-bye. I'll hav... ... the river the boat was upset and the case which contained the undeveloped films was broken, with disastrous results. Nearly all of them were totally... ...slow preparation of the stage upon which was to be played the inexplicable drama of life. On the origin of life itself he was discreetly vague. That... ...been well with him. It was that foolish, irresistible Latin impulse to be dramatic which brought his own downfall. Roxton, the man who had earned hi... ...." "We have been privileged to overhear a prehistoric tragedy, the sort of drama which occurred among the reeds upon the border of some Jurassic lagoo...

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IFC Films

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...Independent Film Channel owned by AMC Networks. It distributes independent films and documentaries under the IFC Films, Sundance Selects and IFC Midni... ...Selects and IFC Midnight brands. It operates the IFC Center. Releases IFC Films' first release was a drama in 1999, Spring Forward, directed by Tom G... ...ands. It operates the IFC Center. Releases IFC Films' first release was a drama in 1999, Spring Forward, directed by Tom Gilroy. Over 300 releases ha... ...s a limited theatrical release with availability the same day by VOD. The films show in IFC's New York theater IFC Center, and well as other theaters...

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Theological Essays and Other Papers

By: Thomas de Quincey

...pprehended, or even lost out of sight. It is dark to eyes touched with the films of human frailty: but it is ‘dark with excessive bright.’* Hence it h... ...lity to others, upon the possible relations of Christian- ity to the total drama of this world. I will endeavor to ex- plain my views. And the reader,... ...ciously integrate each other—that, finally, when reviewed, make up a total drama, of which each writer’s separate share would have been utterly imperf... ...that the burning of a wood, or even of a forest, which happens in our vast American *‘Integrity of the metaphor.’—One of the best notes ever writ- ten... ...ble only as a general conspiracy to commit suicide might avail against the drama of God’s providence. Either conspiracy * See Mr. Yates’s ‘Annotations...

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London (2005 drama film)

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The Thirty-Nine Steps

By: John Buchan

...t, and I had to stop and ask him questions. But here is the gist of it:-- He was an American, from Kentucky, and after college, being pretty well off,... ... reached this city by a mighty queer circuit. I left Paris a dandified young French-American, and I sailed from Hamburg a Jew diamond merchant. In Nor... ... materials for lectures, but when I left Bergen I was a cinema-man with special ski films. And I came here from Leith with a lot of pulp-wood proposit... ... in India. He had a monocle, too, which he stuck in his eye, and every trace of the American had gone out of his speech. "My hat! Mr. Scudder--" I sta...

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Cyrus (2010 comedy-drama film)

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... $9,931,520[1] Cyrus is a 2010 comedy-drama film written and directed by brothers Jay and Mark Duplass and starri... ... Films directed by Jay and Mark Duplass ... ... Categories 2010 films All film articles using the film date template ... ...ticles using the film date template English-language films 2010s comedy-drama films ... ... English-language films 2010s comedy-drama films American comedy-drama films ... ...films 2010s comedy-drama films American comedy-drama films American films ... ... Fox Searchlight Pictures films American independent films Scott Free Productions fil... ... $9,931,520[1] Cyrus is a 2010 comedy-drama film written and directed by brothers Jay and Mark Duplass and starri... ...films 2010s comedy-drama films American comedy-drama films American films ...

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The Thirty-Nine Steps

By: John Buchan

...had to stop and ask him questions. But here is the gist of it:-- He was an American, from Kentucky, and after college, being pretty well off, he had s... ...this city by a mighty queer circuit. I left Paris a dandified young French-American, and I sailed from Hamburg a Jew diamond merchant. In Norway I was... ...s for lectures, but when I left Bergen I was a cinema-man with special ski films. And I came here from Leith with a lot of pulp-wood propositions in m... .... He had a monocle, too, which he stuck in his eye, and every trace of the American had gone out of his speech. "My hat! Mr. Scudder--" I stammered. "...

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Carnival Films

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...alfilms.co.uk/news/whitechapel-iv-commissioned-itv :*The 7:39: A romantic drama for adults, written by David Nicholls, the author of the novels One D... ... role. The series introduces Dracula as he arrives in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who maintains that he wants to bring modern science t... ...wife.http://www.nbc.com/news/2012/07/24/nbc-and-sky-living-hd-announce-new-drama-series-dracula-starring-golden-globe-winner-jonathan-rhys-m/ Current... ... May and Thursday 16 May 2013.http://www.carnivalfilms.co.uk/news/carnival-films-and-itv-announce-filming-has-begun-murder-home-front :* The Last Week... ...now.co.uk/news/commissioning/itv1-orders-morrison-adaptation-from-carnival-films/5039267.article The Last Weekend stars Rupert Penry Jones, Genevieve ... ...ry IV (Part II), Henry V: Four TV Movies for BBC Two. :*Page Eight: Single Drama (2011) for BBC One – co-production between Runaway Fridge, Heyday Fil... ...le Drama (2011) for BBC One – co-production between Runaway Fridge, Heyday Films, Carnival Films and Masterpiece. :*Any Human Heart: Mini series (2010...

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Evolve Game Developers Conference

By: Alan Yu

...roducer VISUAL ARTS John Gaeta Visual Effects Supervisor for the feature films The Matrix, The Matrix Reloaded, and The Matrix Revolutions KEYNOTES... ...mes market. Big Game Hunting: Console Game Publishers Join the Mobile Fray American game publishers have discovered what their Japanese and European r... ...hniques, they must also continue to master the traditional disciplines of drama, gameplay and psychology. Choosing a focus, balancing the elements an... ...d it's very exciting. Q. So will games be adopting the production model of films? T oday, the lion’s share of development is by a few large studios. ... ...f building these games we will be as impactful on world popular culture as films and music. Q. Is there a widening divide between games produced inter... ...ect from pre-production to shipping, on time and under budget. However, as dramatically more sales occur within the top 10 games, the Production track... ...imation Phil Tippett, Tippett Studios • Jak's Makeover for JAKII:W hy the Dramatic New Look for a Sequel? Bob Rafei, Naughty Dog • Lighting In The ... ...nge is to keep encouraging myself with this assumption. MS. When I play an American game and the text is unnatural or not translated, the game itself ...

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I Am (2010 American drama film)

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... Production company Bay Ridge Films ... ... English I Am is a 2010 faith-based, non-linear, drama film written and directed by John... ...ohn Ward, produced by John Ward, Chris Marcus, and professional baseball veteran Todd Zeile, through Bay Ridge Films and Upper Room Media and released... ... ^ Kernan, Kevin (December 19, 2009). "Former Met, Yankee takes swing in films". New York Post. Retrieved August... ... English-language films 20th Century Fox films 2010s drama films Ameri... ...lms 20th Century Fox films 2010s drama films American films Am...

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The Voyage of the Beagle

By: Charles Darwin

...e shall hereafter see) to an analogous conclusion with regard to the South American ostrich, the females of which are parasitical, if I may so express... ...t from their habits. The Saurophagus sulphuratus is typi- cal of the great American tribe of tyrant-flycatchers. In its structure it closely approache... ...Bra- zil, nothing struck him more forcibly than the splendour of the South American vegetation con- trasted with that of South Africa, together with t... ...rays of light; they were not, however, straight, but in undu- lations like films of silk blown by the wind. They were more than a yard in length, and ...

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African American Short Films

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