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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... ...erpretation of the fact would be that it is dear and sacred to the vaster British public because it is the royal _family_. A bachelor king could har... ...ndidly, so brilliantly, so lustrously handsome as three of those imperial British whose lives are safer, but whose social status is scarcely better ... ...uppressed races which, if they joined hands, could girdle the globe under British rule. Somehow they brought the sense of this home to the beholder,... ...pleasures it yielded to the student of human nature and the lover of mild adventure. The belief in lodgings was a survival from an age of faith, whe... ...y mild are the excitements, so slight the incidents, so safe and tame the adventures of modern travel! I am almost ashamed when I think what a swash...

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Adventure

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... North Pole expedition of 1893–96. An adventure is an exciting or unusual experience. It may also be a bold, usua... ...y also be a bold, usually risky undertaking, with an uncertain outcome.[1] Adventures may be activities with some potential for physical danger such a... ... Motivation 1 Adventure in mythology 2 See also 3 ... ...ins in knowledge, such as those undertaken by explorers and pioneers – the British adventurer Jason Lewis, for example, uses adventures to draw global... ...agonist on adventurous journey" characteristics as do many popular feature films, such as Star Wars[7] and The Raiders of the Lost Ark.[8] ...

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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... ...erpretation of the fact would be that it is dear and sacred to the vaster British public because it is the royal _family_. A bachelor king could har... ...ndidly, so brilliantly, so lustrously handsome as three of those imperial British whose lives are safer, but whose social status is scarcely better ... ...uppressed races which, if they joined hands, could girdle the globe under British rule. Somehow they brought the sense of this home to the beholder,... ...pleasures it yielded to the student of human nature and the lover of mild adventure. The belief in lodgings was a survival from an age of faith, whe... ...y mild are the excitements, so slight the incidents, so safe and tame the adventures of modern travel! I am almost ashamed when I think what a swash...

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American films

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... Films ... ... A–Z of films Fi... ... Silent films ... ...Dream A Damsel in Distress (1937 film) A Dangerous Adventure A Dangerous Foe A Dangerous Man ... ...aughter of the Gods A Daughter of the Poor A Day's Adventure A Day's Pleasure A Day Without a Mexican ... ...ca A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon A Night of Adventure A Night of Mystery A Night of Thrills ... ... Bringing Up Father (1946 film) Bristol Boys British Agent British Intelligence (film) Britney R... ... film) Captivity (film) Capture of Boer Battery by British Captured (1998 film) Captured in Chinatown ... ... Bringing Up Father (1946 film) Bristol Boys British Agent British Intelligence (film) Britney R...

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Adventures and Letters

By: Richard Harding Davis

...ETTERS by RICHARD HARDING DAVIS 3 Adventures and Letters by Richard Harding Davis CONTENTS ... ...ich it seems were undertaken in the spirit of a voyage of discovery and adventure, finally led them to the old Curtis House at Point Pleasant on... ...y unalarmed, would set forth from our home on this thrilling weekly adventure. Having joined our father at his office, he would invariably ... ...d Great Britain were bound by ties that must endure always. He admired British habits, their cosmopolitanism and the very simplicity of their m... ... February 14th, 1893. 144 DEAR MOTHER: The luck of the British Army which I am modestly fond of comparing with my own took a va... ...Governor would not think of coming at first, but I told him I was not a British subject and that if I could go to his dinner he could come to my... ...ackmailer named H---- called, with photos of atrocities and letters and films. He wanted 30 Pounds for the lot. I gave him 3 Pounds for three ...

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EMI Films

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... by Bryan Forbes The company was formed after the takeover of Associated British Picture Corporation (ABPC) in 1969 by EMI . At the time ABPC owne... ... profits.Forbes, p 62 Forbes announced his intention to make a variety of films at Elstree, steering away from what he called the "pornography of vio... ...03) 9 August 1969: 6.Walker, 1974, p.426-428 He claimed EMI would make 14 films in 18 months with such stars as Peter Sellers and Roger Moore at ... ...continue productions.John Heilpern "The End: In the Last Fifteen Years the British Cinema Has Lost Four-Fifths of its Audience. Today Half of the Indu... ...", The Observer (London), 28 June 1970, p.9 EMI ended up making eleven films under Forbes' management for an estimated cost of £4 million.Walker, ... .... EMI's studio complex was renamed EMI-MGM Elstree StudiosPatricia Warren British Film Studios: An Illustrated History, London: B.T Batsford, 2001, p... ... (1978) (20th Century Fox) The Cracker Factory (1979) (TV) Arabian Adventure (1979) The Crown Prince (1979) SOS Titanic (1979) (TV) ...

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Adventures and Letters

By: Richard Harding Davis

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: ADVENTURES AND LETTERS Author: RICHARD HARDING DAVIS Language: English Sub... ...... ...Richard Harding Davis January, 1995 [eBook #405] PGCC Collection: Adventures and Letters of RHD** *eBook File: alrhd10.htm or alrhd10.pdf ... ...and Great Britain were bound by ties that must endure always. He admired British habits, their cosmopolitanism and the very simplicity of their mod... ...CK. GIBRALTAR. February 14th, 1893. DEAR MOTHER: The luck of the British Army which I am modestly fond of comparing with my own took a vaca... ...e Governor would not think of coming at first, but I told him I was not a British subject and that if I could go to his dinner he could come to my l... ...blackmailer named H---- called, with photos of atrocities and letters and films. He wanted 30 Pounds for the lot. I gave him 3 Pounds for three ph...

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AP Films

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A Doc Savage Adventure : Devils of the Deep

By: Kenneth Robeson

... by KENNETH ROBESON DEVILS OF THE DEEP A Doc Savage Adventure By Kenneth Robeson Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ... had defeated many bands of desperate criminals and had had many thrilling adventures. In addition, he was a famous scientist and surgeon. "He’s been ... ...n Hahln had taken. But the newspapers never saw those. Hahln developed the films himself. He had a suite of rooms in the Kirkland Hotel and had fitted... ...mist, he could have made a fortune in the business world. But he preferred adventure. And he was loyal to Doc. The only trouble was, he didn’t know th... ...one of the latest two ships to be sunk had been German. The other had been British. The German ship, from all accounts, had been first. It had darted ... ...ad been first. It had darted from a Florida port in an effort to elude the British blockade and get home with a valuable cargo of machinery. When the ... ...rine spoke only English. An English submarine might have been blamed, if a British freighter hadn’t been sunk only a few hours later. The British ship...

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Adventure in Manhattan

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... Language English Adventure in Manhattan (UK title: Manha... ...e". The New York Times.  External links Adventure in Manhattan at the Internet ... ...ks Adventure in Manhattan at the Internet Movie Database Adventure in Manhattan at the TCM Movie... ... Adventure in Manhattan at AllMovie Adventure in Manhattan at the British Film Institute's Film and TV Da... ...V Database Categories English-language films 1936 films ... ...ms 1936 films 1930s comedy films 1930s crime films Black-and-w... ... 1930s crime films Black-and-white films Columbia Pictures films Films about...

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A Doc Savage Adventure : The Man Who Fell Up

By: Kenneth Robeson

... by KENNETH ROBESON THE MAN WHO FELL UP A Doc Savage Adventure by Kenneth Robeson Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ...an civilization. The source of wealth was a result of one of their earlier adventures. It was also a secret. "Doc doesn't do anything in which he is ... ...o find, she was an energetic, but not an important, employee of one of the British groups now working in the United States in behalf of England. A tel... ...working in the United States in behalf of England. A telephone call to the British group verified this. No one at the place could think of any enemies... ...d Ham soon appeared, heavily burdened. Ham patted his pocket. "Here're the films. Want us to use the bathroom or the kitchen?" "Bathroom." Doc Savage... ...hangar. Pat, you and Renny and Long Tom had better get out and talk to the British consular officials. I want to know whether they have any inkling ab...

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Adventure science fiction

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...Adventure science fiction or sci-fi adventure is a subgenre of science fiction that covers tense and rousing st... ... External links Browse Books - Adventure Science Fiction - penguingroup.com ... ... Adventure ... ... Films ... ... British TV ... ... Categories Adventure films Science fiction genres Al... ... Films ... ... British TV ...

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Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis

By: Richard Harding Davis

... Collection World Public Library.org OF RICHARD HARDING DAVIS Title: ADVENTURES AND LETTERS OF RICHARD HARDING DAVIS Author: RICHARD HARDING D... ...... ...nd Letters of Richard Harding Davis Richard Harding Davis Table of Contents Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis ...................... ... and Great Britain were bound by ties that must endure always. He admired British habits, their cosmopolitanism and the very simplicity of their ... ... war. DICK. GIBRALTAR. February 14th, 1893. DEAR MOTHER: The luck of the British Army which I am modestly fond of comparing with my own took a v... ...he Governor would not think of coming at first, but I told him I was not a British subject and that if I could go to his dinner he could come to m... ... blackmailer named H−−−− called, with photos of atrocities and letters and films. He wanted 30 Pounds for the lot. I gave him 3 Pounds for three...

...Table of Contents: Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis, 1 -- Richard Harding Davis, 1 -- Chapter I. THE EARLY DAYS, 1 -- Chapter II. COLLEGE DAYS, 8 -- Chapter III. FIRST NEWSPAPER EXPERIENCES, 15 -- Chapter IV. NEW YORK, 18 -- Chap...

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Adventure racing

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...currently with real time, and competitors must choose if or when to rest. Adventure racing historically required teams to be of a specified size ... ...ex divisions. Some also include age-based categories. History The roots of adventure racing are deep and people debate the origin of the modern ad... ...mor International Mountain Marathon, first held in 1968 as the birth of modern adventure racing. The Karrimor Marathon required two-person teams to t... ...hallenge " race in 1995. Burnett promoted his event with Emmy -award winning films (tapping the talent of Mike Sears to produce the films for the ... ...821-8The Eco-Challenge video series. Australia (ISBN 1-57523-709-1), Morocco, British Columbia and Borneo can still be found on VHS without much diff...

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Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis

By: Richard Harding Davis

...S AND LETTERS by RICHARD HARDING DAVIS Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis Richard Harding Davis Copyr... ... which it seems were undertaken in the spirit of a voyage of discovery and adventure, finally led them to the old Curtis House at Point Pleasant on th... ...t wholly unalarmed, would set forth from our home on this thrilling weekly adventure. Having joined our father at his office, he would invariably take... ...s and Great Britain were bound by ties that must endure always. He admired British habits, their cosmopolitanism and the very simplicity of their mode... ...ar. DICK. GIBRALTAR. February 14th, 1893. DEAR MOTHER: The luck of the British Army which I am modestly fond of comparing with my own took a vacat... ...he Governor would not think of coming at first, but I told him I was not a British subject and that if I could go to his dinner he could come to my lu... ... blackmailer named H---- called, with photos of atrocities and letters and films. He wanted 30 Pounds for the lot. I gave him 3 Pounds for three photo...

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List of British films of 1939

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...The Four Feathers Zoltan Korda Ralph Richardson, John Clements Adventure The Four Just Men Walter Forde Frank Lawton, Hug... ...d Robert Donat, Greer Garson Drama Number 72 in the BFI Top 100 British films . Happy Event Patrick Brunner Diana Magwood, H.... ...ert Donat, Greer Garson Drama Number 72 in the BFI Top 100 British films . Happy Event Patrick Brunner Diana Magwood, H. Seaton,... ...rt Hell's Cargo Harold Huth Walter Rilla, Kim Peacock Adventure His Lordship Goes to Press Maclean Rogers June Cl...

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The Maneaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures

By: J. H. Patterson

...Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OTHER EAST AFRICAN ADVENTURES Title: THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO AND OTHER EAST AFRICAN ADV... ...... ...on Table of Contents The Man−Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures ................................................................. ...ered that at the time these events occurred, the conditions prevailing in British East Africa were very different from what they are to−day. The ... ...dventures CHAPTER I. MY ARRIVAL AT TSAVO 4 his mainland territories to the British East Africa Association, which in 1888 was formed into the Impe... ...ritish East Africa Association, which in 1888 was formed into the Imperial British East Africa Company. In 1895 the Foreign Office took over contr... ...eld glass, a hunting and skinning knife or two, and a Kodak with about 200 films should also be carried. With regard to the last item, I should str... ...made it a practice on my last visit to the country to send him the exposed films for development whenever I reached a postal station, and I should ... ...reached a postal station, and I should recommend others to do the same, as films deteriorate rapidly on the voyage home; indeed I had nearly four ...

...ublic; but those of my friends who happen to have heard of my rather unique experiences in the wilds have so often urged me to write an account of my adventures, that after much hesitation I at last determined to do so. I have no doubt that many of my readers, who have perhaps never been very far away from civilisation, will be inclined to think that some of the incidents ...

...Table of Contents: The Man?Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures, 1 -- J.H. Patterson, 1 -- Preface, 2 -- FOREWORD, 2 -- Chapter I. MY ARRIVAL AT TSAVO, 3 -- Chapter II. THE FIRST APPEARANCE OF THE MAN?EATERS, 6 -- Chapter III. THE ATTACK ON THE GOODS?WAGON, 9 -- Chapter IV. THE...

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List of British films of 1935

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...Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll Mystery Number 4 in the BFI Top 100 British films Abdul the Damned Karl Grune Fritz Kortner, Nils... ...onat, Madeleine Carroll Mystery Number 4 in the BFI Top 100 British films Abdul the Damned Karl Grune Fritz Kortner, Nils Asther ... ... Koenigsmark Maurice Tourneur Elissa Landi, John Lodge Adventure The Lad Henry Edwards Gordon Harker, Betty Stockfe... ... Daring R.N. Reginald Denham Hugh Williams, Geraldine Fitzgerald Adventure Line Engaged Bernard Mainwaring Bramwell Fletcher, ... ... McGlusky the Sea Rover Walter Summers Jack Doyle, Tamara Desni Adventure Me and Marlborough Victor Saville Cicely Courtneid...

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The Man-Eaters of Tsavo : And Other East African Adventures

By: J. H. Patterson

...c Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND OTHER EAST AFRICAN ADVENTURES Title: THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO AND OTHER EAST AFRICAN ADVEN... ...w.WorldLibrary.net Title: The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures Author: J.H. Patterson Release Date: March, 2003 [eBook #... ... PGCC Collection: The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures by J.H. Patterson eBook file: tsavo10.htm or tsavo10.zip Co... ...red that at the time these events occurred, the conditions prevailing in British East Africa were very different from what they are to-day. The rai... ... LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Heads of Eight Lions shot by the Author in British East Africa Frontispiece Mombasa, from the Harbour ... ...ikuyu Warriors 346 Map of British East Africa 347 Facsimile ... ...ld glass, a hunting and skinning knife or two, and a Kodak with about 200 films should also be carried. With regard to the last item, I should stron... ...ade it a practice on my last visit to the country to send him the exposed films for development whenever I reached a postal station, and I should re... ...ached a postal station, and I should recommend others to do the same, as films deteriorate rapidly on the voyage home; indeed I had nearly four hun...

...ublic; but those of my friends who happen to have heard of my rather unique experiences in the wilds have so often urged me to write an account of my adventures, that after much hesitation I at last determined to do so....

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List of British films of 1938

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... The Challenge Milton Rosmer Robert Douglas, Frank Birch Adventure Climbing High Carol Reed Michael Redgrave, Jessie M... ... The Drum Zoltan Korda Sabu, Raymond Massey, Valerie Hobson Adventure Easy Riches Maclean Rogers George Carey, Gus McN... ... Michael Redgrave, May Whitty Mystery Number 35 in the BFI Top 100 British films The Last Barricade Alex Bryce Frank Fox, Greta ... ...l Redgrave, May Whitty Mystery Number 35 in the BFI Top 100 British films The Last Barricade Alex Bryce Frank Fox, Greta Gynt R...

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The Man-Eaters of Tsavo : And Other East African Adventures

By: J. H. Patterson

... by J. H. PATTERSON The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures J.H. Patterson Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. ... ...X Produced by Charles Hall THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO AND Other East African Adventures BY Lieut.-Col. J. H. Patterson, D.S.O. WITH A FOREWORD BY FREDE... ... experiences in the wilds have so often urged me to write an account of my adventures, that after much hesitation I at last determined to do so. I ha... ...bered that at the time these events occurred, the conditions prevailing in British East Africa were very different from what they are to-day. The rail... ... gave for an annual rental a concession of his mainland territories to the British East Africa Association, which in 1888 was formed into the Imperial... ...ritish East Africa Association, which in 1888 was formed into the Imperial British East Africa Company. In 1895 the Foreign Office took over control o... ...eld glass, a hunting and skinning knife or two, and a Kodak with about 200 films should also be carried. With regard to the last item, I should strong... ...made it a practice on my last visit to the country to send him the exposed films for development whenever I reached a postal station, 68 and I should... ...hed a postal station, 68 and I should recommend others to do the same, as films deteriorate rapidly on the voyage home; indeed I had nearly four hund...

...ublic; but those of my friends who happen to have heard of my rather unique experiences in the wilds have so often urged me to write an account of my adventures, that after much hesitation I at last determined to do so. I have no doubt that many of my readers, who have perhaps never been very far away from civilisation, will be inclined to think that some of the incidents ...

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List of British films of 1937

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... Doctor Syn Roy William Neill George Arliss, Margaret Lockwood Adventure Don't Get Me Wrong Arthur B. Woods Reginald Purdell ... ...rama Elephant Boy Zoltan Korda Robert J. Flaherty Sabu Adventure Farewell Again Tim Whelan Leslie Banks, Flora Rob... ... Thornton Freeland Paul Robeson, Henry Wilcoxon, Wallace Ford Adventure Jump for Glory Raoul Walsh Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.,... ...Annabella, Henry Fonda Drama First technicolour film shot in the British Isles You Live and Learn Arthur B. Woods Glenda Farrell...

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A Doc Savage Adventure : The Hate Genius

By: Kenneth Robeson

... by KENNETH ROBESON THE HATE GENIUS A Doc Savage Adventure by Kenneth Robeson Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ...e Square." It wasn't too far, because Black Horse Square was the name the British used for the Praca do Cornmercio, which was also the Terreiro do Pa... ...s back there." "Have you been away long?" Pat asked. "Oh, no. I'm not an adventuress. Don't get that idea. I have been in Paris and Rome, but that w... ...done it The group hadn't done it, because they had a better plan. If some British or American personality of great importance could do the actual sei... ... movies, and he has a sound projector in the house. He gets American sound films from Lisbon and has private showings of them. He runs the machine him... ...e showings of them. He runs the machine himself, and will run the American films over and over. Monk said, "That doesn't sound so tough. The guy prob...

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List of British films of 1934

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...Doone Basil Dean Victoria Hopper, John Loder, Margaret Lockwood Adventure Lost in the Legion Fred Newmeyer Leslie Fuller, Ha... ...The Scarlet Pimpernel Harold Young Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon Adventure The Scotland Yard Mystery Thomas Bentley Gerald ... ...The Secret of the Loch Milton Rosmer Seymour Hicks, Nancy O'Neal Adventure Sing as We Go Basil Dean Gracie Fields, Stanley H...

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Nautilus

By: Richards, Laura Elizabeth Howe, 1850-1943

...f the whiteness, itself whiter than the river fog, more shad- owy than the films of twilight ? The child held his breath, and his heart beat fast, fas... ... he was at Bunker Hill (where he certainly had no business to be), and the British were intrenched behind the cab- bages. " They 've just got down int... ...oes the general. Come out, I say ! " He wrestled fiercely with an enormous Britisher, dis- guised as a stalk of pig-weed, and, after a breathless tuss... ... ! down with you ! Now Jack the Giant-Killer is coming to help me, and the British have got Cormoran (this was before Jack killed him), and there's go... ...y mother dying, commended to me this search. I at that time was a youth on adventures bent, with already plans for eastern voyages. Keeping always the...

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List of British films of 1931

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... Sidney Morgan C. Aubrey Smith, Haddon Mason, Rosalinde Fuller Adventure Creeping Shadows John Orton Lester Matthews, Mar... ...tley James Harcourt, Viola Lyel Comedy/Drama A Honeymoon Adventure Maurice Elvey Benita Hume, Peter Hannen Crime Ho... ... Men Like These Walter Summers Sydney Seaward, Syd Crossley Adventure M'Blimey J. Elder Wills Bernard Ansell, Kenneth ...

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A Treasury of War Poetry British and American Poems of the World War 1914-1917

By: George Herbert Clarke

...AN POEMS OF THE WORLD WAR, 1914-1917 Title: A TREASURY OF WAR POETRY, BRITISH AND AMERICAN POEMS OF THE WORLD WAR, 1914-1917 Author: GEORGE HERBE... ...... ... THE RIVERSIDE LITERATURE SERIES A TREASURY OF WAR POETRY BRITISH AND AMERICAN POEMS OF THE WORLD WAR 1914-1917 Edited, With I... ...BERRY: Sonnets Written in the Fall of 1914 SIR HENRY NEWBOLT: The War Films ALFRED NOYES: The Searchlights PERCY MACKAYE: Christmas: 1915... ...ter Gazette_:--"To America." Sir Henry Newbolt:--"The Vigil"; "The War Films"; "The Toy Band," and "A Letter from the Front." Mr. Alfred Noyes... ... a spirit of catholic curiosity, he has sung, the fall of Troy, the Roman adventures, the mediaeval battles and crusades, the fields of Agincourt an... ...thirty centuries have died. _George Edward Woodberry_ THE WAR FILMS O living pictures of the dead, O songs without a sound, O fe... ...o crystal-clear To be triumphant voice Of the human heart that dares adventure all But live to itself untrue, And beyond all laws sees love ... ...tly strain Impelled you then, or blood of humble clod Defied the dread adventure to attain The cross of honor or the peace of God. We see bu...

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List of British films of 1932

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...d Rex Ingram Rex Ingram, Rosita Garcia, Dennis Hoey Romantic Adventure The Barton Mystery Henry Edwards Ursula Jeans, Ly... ... Widgey R. Newman John J. Thompson, Aileen Marson, Patrick Barr Adventure Short The Midshipmaid Albert de Courville Jessie ...

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A Treasury of War Poetry British and American Poems of the World War 1914-1917

By: George Herbert Clarke

...... ... THE RIVERSIDE LITERATURE SERIES A TREASURY OF WAR POETRY BRITISH AND AMERICAN POEMS OF THE WORLD WAR 1914-1917 Edited, With I... ...BERRY: Sonnets Written in the Fall of 1914 SIR HENRY NEWBOLT: The War Films ALFRED NOYES: The Searchlights PERCY MACKAYE: Christmas: 1915... ...ol REGINALD MCINTOSH CLEVELAND: Destroyers off Jutland C. FOX SMITH: British Merchant Service XVIII. THE WOUNDED WINIFRED M. LETTS: T... ...ter Gazette_:--"To America." Sir Henry Newbolt:--"The Vigil"; "The War Films"; "The Toy Band," and "A Letter from the Front." Mr. Alfred Noyes... ... a spirit of catholic curiosity, he has sung, the fall of Troy, the Roman adventures, the mediaeval battles and crusades, the fields of Agincourt an... ...thirty centuries have died. _George Edward Woodberry_ THE WAR FILMS O living pictures of the dead, O songs without a sound, O fe... ...o crystal-clear To be triumphant voice Of the human heart that dares adventure all But live to itself untrue, And beyond all laws sees love ... ...tly strain Impelled you then, or blood of humble clod Defied the dread adventure to attain The cross of honor or the peace of God. We see bu...

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List of British films of 1936

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...entleman Thornton Freeland Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Elissa Landi Adventure The Amazing Quest of Ernest Bliss Alfred Zeisler ... ... James A. FitzPatrick Percy Marmont, Marian Spencer Historical/Adventure Dishonour Bright Tom Walls Tom Walls, Eugene Palle...

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The Land of Footprints

By: Stewart Edward White

...ng daily). To join visit http://netLibrary.net/Join.htm • I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE • II. AFRICA • III. THE CENTRAL PLATEAU • IV. THE FIRST CAM... ...IN THE JUNGLE (a) THE MARCH TO MERU • XIX. THE TANA RIVER • XX. DIVERS ADVENTURES ALONG THE TANA • XXI. THE RHINOCEROS • XXII. THE RHINOCEROS... ... AMERICAN IN AFRICA • APPENDIX V. THE AMERICAN IN AFRICA I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE Books of sporting, travel, and adventure in countries little know... ...the test of experience, the American camper is appalled by the caravan his British cousins consider necessary for a trip into the African back country... ... safety-pins, a small tool kit, sewing materials, a flask of brandy, kodak films packed in tin, a boxed thermometer, an aneroid (if you are curious as...

...Books of sporting, travel, and adventure in countries little known to the average reader naturally fall in two classes-neither, with a very few exceptions, of great value. One class is perhaps the logical result of the other. Of the first type is the book ...

...· I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE · II. AFRICA · III. THE CENTRAL PLATEAU · IV. THE FIRST CAMP · V. MEMBA SASA · VI. THE FIRST GAME CAMP · VII. ON THE MARCH · VIII. THE RIVER JUNGLE · IX. THE FIRST LION · X. LIONS · XI. LIONS AGAIN · XII. MORE LIONS...

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List of British films of 1933

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... ! width=22% Cast ! width=13% Genre ! width=28% 1933 Adventures of Don Quixote G.W. Pabst Feodor Chaliapin, George R... ...s of Don Quixote G.W. Pabst Feodor Chaliapin, George Robey Adventure co-produced with France Anne One Hundred Henry Edward...

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Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia

By: David W Carnegie

...nd in the far interior of Western Australia. Any one looking for stirring adventures, hairbreadth escapes from wild animals and men, will be disappo... ...and sometimes from the attacks of hostile aboriginals; he has no spice of adventure, no record heads of rare game, no exciting escapades with danger... ...tivity! On leaving Southern Cross we travelled with another company of adventurers, one of whom, Mr. Davies, an old Queensland squatter, was our ... ...rofit to some company, which in its turn sells at a greater profit to the British or Australian public. The humbler prospector confines his attent... ...g-board. Drawing materials, note-books, &c. 1 binocular camera, with films. (N.B. Not good in hot climate.) 1 tape measure. 14 50-lb. bags o... ...ot bagged nine. They are almost identical in size and appearance with our British waterhen, though they seem to have less power of flight, thus enab... ... have more than repaid them. One of these portmanteaus may be seen in the British Museum, the other I have still, unopened. Between the camp and ... ...e I took over two hundred; owing, however, to defective plates, or rather films, many were failures, and nearly all that could be printed and reprod...

...be no more than a faithful narrative of five years spent on the goldfields and in the far interior of Western Australia. Any one looking for stirring adventures, hairbreadth escapes from wild animals and men, will be disappointed. In the Australian Bush the traveler has only Nature to war against?over him hangs always the chance of death from thirst, and sometimes from the...

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Film

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...isual effects. The word "cinema" is often used to refer to the industry of films and filmmaking or to the art of filmmaking itself. The contemporary d... ... The process of filmmaking is both an art and an industry. Films were originally recorded onto plastic film which was shown through a ... ...special effects led to the use of digital intermediates. Most contemporary films are now fully digital through the entire process of production, distr... ...erminology used for describing motion pictures varies considerably between British and American English. In British usage, the name of the medium is "... ...tion" of a movie or video on a screen at a public or private "theater". In British English, a "film showing" happens at a cinema (never a "theatre", w... ...ne might propose "going to the cinema", or sometimes "to the pictures", in British English, whereas in the US the expression is "going to the movies".... ...sexual or physical worth ..." and that "women are accessories to male adventure, which is the central and most important part of a narrative." ... ...sexual or physical worth ..." and that "women are accessories to male adventure, which is the central and most important part of a narrative." ...

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The Thirty-Nine Steps

By: John Buchan

... The Man Who Died 2. The Milkman Sets Out on his Travels 3. The Adventure of the Literary Innkeeper 4. The Adventure of the Radical Ca... ...erary Innkeeper 4. The Adventure of the Radical Candidate 5. The Adventure of the Spectacled Roadman 6. The Adventure of the Bald Archa... ...ndmothers. But on the 15th day of June he is coming to this city. The British Foreign Office has taken to having International tea-parties, an... ... know how big the stakes will be on June the 15th.’ ’What about the British Government?’ I said. ’They’re not going to let their guests be ... ...or 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 ... ... drilled, and was the very model, even to the brown complexion, of some British officer who had 19 had a long spell in India. He had a mo... ...im very close attention. The fact is, I was more interested in his own adventures than in his high politics. I reckoned that Karolides and his...

...CONTENTS 1. The Man Who Died -- 2. The Milkman Sets Out on his Travels -- 3. The Adventure of the Literary Innkeeper -- 4. The Adventure of the Radical Candidate -- 5. The Adventure of the Spectacled Roadman -- 6. The Adventure of the Bald Archaeologist -- 7. The Dry-Fly Fisherman -- 8. The Coming of the ...

...CONTENTS 1. The Man Who Died 2. The Milkman Sets Out on his Travels 3. The Adventure of the Literary Innkeeper 4. The Adventure of the Radical Candidate 5. The Adventure of the Spectacled Roadman 6. The Adventure of the Bald Archaeologist 7. The Dry-Fly Fisherman 8. The Coming of the Black Stone 9. ...

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List of sports films

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...ng sports activities. Sports movies have been made since the era of silent films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films i... ...erious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers). A classic theme for sports films is the triumph of an individual or team who prevail despite the diffi... ... team who prevail despite the difficulties. Men often identify with sports films in ways they wouldn't with other genres, such as spy films. American... ...blem with cocaine. Run for Your Life 1988 Drama/Thriller Marathon Italian-British production starring David Carradine. The Four Minute Mile 1988 Bio... ...ntic comedy Marathon David Schwimmer-directed comedy about an out-of-shape British man who enters a marathon. The One Man Olympics 2008 Track Biogra... ...rstar Steve Nash, who had followed Fox's run as a young child in Victoria, British Columbia. 2010 Documentary Sprints Made for TV as part of ESP... ...tock car Kenny Rogers stars and sings hit theme song. Safari 3000 1982 Adventure Endurance A 3, 000-mile race across Africa attracts a young Ame... ...phical film of the New York playground legend. Air Bud 1997 Comedy Family adventure about a basketball-playing dog. The 6th Man 1997 Comedy Ghost of... ...rk. The Descent Part 2 2009 Horror Sequel to the 2005 film. Sanctum 2011 Adventure An underwater cave diving team experiences a life-threatening cri...

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The Land of Footprints

By: Stewart Edward White

...........................................................1 I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE................................................................... ................................................................82 XX. DIVERS ADVENTURES ALONG THE TANA ............................................... ... copyright © 2001 Blackmask Online. http://www.blackmask.com I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE • II. AFRICA • III. THE CENTRAL PLATEAU • IV. THE FIRST CAMP... ...y the test of experience, the American camper is appalled by the caravan his British cousins consider necessary for a trip into the African back count... ...me safety−pins, a small tool kit, sewing materials, a flask of brandy, kodak films packed in tin, a boxed thermometer, an aneroid (if you are curious ...

...Excerpt: I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE. Books of sporting, travel, and adventure in countries little known to the average reader naturally fall in two classes?neither, with a very few exceptions, of great value. One class is perhaps the logical result of...

...Table of Contents: The Land of Footprints, 1 -- Stewart Edward White, 1 -- I. ON BOOKS OF ADVENTURE, 1 -- II. AFRICA, 4 -- III. THE CENTRAL PLATEAU, 10 -- IV. THE FIRST CAMP, 11 -- V. MEMBA SASA, 13 -- VI. THE FIRST GAME CAMP, 19 -- VII. ON THE MARCH, 23 -- VIII. THE RIVER JUNGLE, 27 -- IX. THE FIRST LION, 31 -- X...

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Arabian Adventure

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... Production company EMI Films British Lion F... ... Production company EMI Films British Lion Films ... ... Language English Arabian Adventure is a 1979 fantasy adven... ... Cat Publishing, 2000 p 153 External links Arabian Adventure at the Internet Movie D... ... the Internet Movie Database Arabian Adventure at AllMovie Arabian Adventure at Rotten Tomatoes ... ... Films directed by Kevin Connor ... ... Categories Use dmy dates from November 2014 Use British English from November 201... ...ptember 2014 All articles needing additional references English-language films 1979 ... ...79 films 1970s fantasy films 1970s adventure films British films ...

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The Three Impostors

By: Arthur Machen

..............................................................................2 ADVENTURE OF THE GOLD TIBERIUS .......................................... .............................................................................10 ADVENTURE OF THE MISSING BROTHER ........................................ ...PECTACLES ................................................................71 ADVENTURE OF THE DESERTED RESIDENCE ..................................... ...er. You heard about him going to Jinks's and trying his brass, but the young Britisher downed him pretty considerable, I can tell you.' `What the devi... ...e and blacken in the red hollow of the fire, and then I crushed the grey films that remained into finest powder. Never since then have I writt... ...had not the slightest value, and I intended to confer happiness on the whole British nation by selling the thing to the British Museum, to say nothing... ...rary, and I was therefore forced to betake myself to the Reading−Room of the British Museum. O dim, far−lifted, and mighty dome, Mecca of many minds, ...

...Table of Contents: The Three Impostors, 1 -- Arthur Machen, 1 -- Production notes:, 1 -- PROLOGUE, 2 -- ADVENTURE OF THE GOLD TIBERIUS, 4 -- THE ENCOUNTER OF THE PAVEMENT, 8 -- NOVEL OF THE DARK VALLEY, 10 -- ADVENTURE OF THE MISSING BROTHER, 18 -- NOVEL OF THE BLACK SEAL, 23 -- INCIDENT OF THE PRIVATE BAR, 46 -- NOVEL OF THE I...

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List of Canadian films

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... List of Canadian films 1897–1960 ... ... A list of films produced in Canada ordered by year and date of release. For an alphab... ... ordered by year and date of release. For an alphabetical list of Canadian films see Category:Canadian films ... ... Rita Tushingham, Oliver Reed Adventure British/Canadian co-production ... ...ed Adventure British/Canadian co-production ... ... Rita Tushingham, Oliver Reed Adventure British/Canadian co-production ... ...ed Adventure British/Canadian co-production ...

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