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Jim Cummings

By: Jim Cummings

...JIM CUMMINGS by FRANK PINKERTON Jim Cummings Frank Pinkerton Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ... CHAPTER XV. THE ROBBERY—CUMMINGS' NARROW ESCAPE—THE CAPTURE OF MORIARITY—JIM CUMMINGS SLIPS FROM THE TOILS—MR. PINKERTON TAKES A HAND. • CHAPTER X... ...OX—THE SUCCESS OF THE FORGED LETTER—MORIARITY CONFESSES. • CHAPTER XVII. JIM CUMMINGS IN CHICAGO—THE SPOTTED HOUSE—SHADOWED BY CHIP—JIM CUMMINGS ARR... ...o call at room 84 of the Southern Hotel. He went at once. A pleasant-faced gentleman, with a heavy mustache and keen eyes, greeted him, and Mr. Damsel... ...an idea that a detective can make something out of nothing that the merest film of a clew is all that is necessary with which to build up a strong sub... ...y-looking Irish lad, Barney O'Hara, would never be recognized in the young gentleman who looked at you through gold-rimmed spectacles, with soft gray ... ...e slightest rosy tint, and putting on a light overcoat, the studious young gentleman of half an hour ago was transformed into a howling swell. Tan-co...

...D. · CHAPTER XIV. THE DOCTOR TURNS CONSPIRATOR—THE PLOT TO ROB THE RANCHE. · CHAPTER XV. THE ROBBERY—CUMMINGS' NARROW ESCAPE—THE CAPTURE OF MORIARITY—JIM CUMMINGS SLIPS FROM THE TOILS—MR. PINKERTON TAKES A HAND. · CHAPTER XVI. MORIARITY IN THE SWEAT-BOX—THE SUCCESS OF THE FORGED LETTER—MORIARITY CONFESSES. · CHAPTER XVII. JIM CUMMINGS IN CHICAGO—THE SPOTTED HOUSE—SHADOWED ...

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Gentleman Reg

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... rock singer from Guelph, Ontario. Born in Trenton, Ontario, he records as Gentleman Reg. His musical style has been compared to Elliott Smith, Aimee ... ...ith, Aimee Mann, The Smiths and Cat Power. He had a cameo role in the 2006 film Shortbus. Most recently he began performing with a new band called L... ...bute CD for The Breeders, Hellbound, performing the song "Doe". Songs by Gentleman Reg have appeared in such films as Shortbus, Wilby Wonderful, Twi... ... performing the song "Doe". Songs by Gentleman Reg have appeared in such films as Shortbus, Wilby Wonderful, Twist, The End of Silence, Late Fragmen... ... is openly gay, appears in a cameo role in the 2006 John Cameron Mitchell film Shortbus. In it, his character claims to be an albino — although Vermu... ... not in fact an albino.Shortbus DVD director and cast commentary. Songs by Gentleman Reg are featured on the soundtrack of the film. Discography Alb... ...l, 2006 Guest Vocal Appearances"Communication" from Morning Noon Night by Jim Guthrie (2002)"Library" from Has a Good Home by Final Fantasy (2004)"Br...

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Jim Cummings

By: Frank Pinkerton

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: JIM CUMMINGS Author: FRANK PINKERTON Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... ...04 [EBook #5695] [Posted: August 9, 2002] JIM CUMMINGS Produced by Juliet Sutherland, Rose Koven, Charles... ...to call at room 84 of the Southern Hotel. He went at once. A pleasant-faced gentleman, with a heavy mustache and keen eyes, greeted him, and Mr. Dam... ... an idea that a detective can make something out of nothing that the merest film of a clew is all that is necessary with which to build up a strong ... ...ty-looking Irish lad, Barney O'Hara, would never be recognized in the young gentleman who looked at you through gold-rimmed spectacles, with soft gr... ...he slightest rosy tint, and putting on a light overcoat, the studious young gentleman of half an hour ago was transformed into a howling swell. T...

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Jim Burke

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...Jim Burke may refer to: Jim Burke (author) (born 1961), American author Ji... ...rke (cricketer) (1930–1979), Australian cricketer Jim Burke (illustrator) (born 1973), American illustrator ... ...e (illustrator) (born 1973), American illustrator Jim Burke, the real name of the prolific letter column contributor T. M. Ma... ...c letter column contributor T. M. Maple Mr. B The Gentleman Rhymer (Jim Burke), parodist and rapper ... ...hymer (Jim Burke), parodist and rapper Jim Burke (film producer), American film producer who frequently collaborates with Ale...

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Jim Cummings

By: Frank Pinkerton

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: JIM CUMMINGS Author: FRANK PINKERTON Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... ...ER XV. THE ROBBERY CUMMINGS' NARROW ESCAPE THE CAPTURE OF MORIARITY JIM CUMMINGS SLIPS FROM THE TOILS MR. PINKERTON TAKES A HAND. ... ... to call at room 84 of the Southern Hotel. He went at once. A pleasant−faced gentleman, with a heavy mustache and keen eyes, greeted him, and Mr. Dams... ...e an idea that a detective can make something out of nothing that the merest film of a clew is all that is necessary with which to build up a strong s... ...nty−looking Irish lad, Barney O'Hara, would never be recognized in the young gentleman who looked at you through gold−rimmed spectacles, with soft gra... ...the slightest rosy tint, and putting on a light overcoat, the studious young gentleman of half an hour ago was transformed into a howling swell. Tan−c...

...Table of Contents: Jim Cummings, 1 -- Frank Pinkerton, 1 -- Chapter I. THE CONSPIRATORS THE FORGED LETTER THE PLAN, 1 -- Chapter II. THE SUCCESS OF THE LETTERS THE ATTACK THE ROBBERS THE ESCAPE. -- Chapter III. PINKERTON TO THE RESCUE, 7 -- Cha...

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James J. Corbett

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...each of 73 inches (185 cm). Boxing career Dubbed by the media as "Gentleman Jim Corbett, " he graduated from Sacred Heart High School in ... ... inches (185 cm). Boxing career Dubbed by the media as "Gentleman Jim Corbett, " he graduated from Sacred Heart High School in San Franc... ...the contest being held with both men attired in formal wear, it confirmed what Gentleman Jim had long suspected: he could feint Sullivan into knots. ... ...t being held with both men attired in formal wear, it confirmed what Gentleman Jim had long suspected: he could feint Sullivan into knots. On Septemb... ... enabled him to dodge Sullivan's rushing attacks and wear him down with jabs. Jim Corbett did not prove to be a "Fighting Champion" in today's terms,... ...ys, on vaudeville, one-man shows recounting his boxing career, and in silent film s. In his only successful title defense on January 25, 1894, Cor... ...ne of the first recorded boxing events, a fight with Peter Courtney. This was filmed at the Black Maria studio at West Orange, New Jersey in the ... ...ased to cinemas later that year as The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight, the longest film ever released at the time. Devastated by the loss of his title, C... ...orbett's manager, William Brady, could get Ruby Robert back into the ring with Gentleman Jim. It may also have been Fitzsimmon's intense personal disl...

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The Short Line War

...NE WAR By MERWIN-WEBSTER [Samuel Merwin] CHAPTER I. JIM WEEKS II. MR. MCNALLY GOES TO TILLMAN CITY III. POLITICS AND OTH... ...MR. MCNALLY GOES TO TILLMAN CITY III. POLITICS AND OTHER THINGS IV. JIM WEEKS CLOSES IN V. TUESDAY EVENING VI. JUDGE BLACK VII. BET... ...II. THE WINNING OF THE ROAD XXIII. THE SURRENDER CHAPTER I JIM WEEKS James Weeks came of a fighting stock. His great-grandfather... ...rvey spoke slowly,--"she is. A very pretty girl. Her father seems to be a gentleman." "Oh, Porter's all right. He's doing what 'most any man in hi... ...entering his office he found the deputy standing in the other doorway. "Gentleman to see you, Mr. West," said the deputy. "Won't give his name. Sa... ...oked out at the dim meadows on the left, over which was spread a ghostly film of mist. "There's the cut," said Jawn. Harvey looked forward, bu...

This book contains chapters such as Jim Weeks, Mr. Mcnally Goes to Tillman City and Politics and Other Things.

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My Fighting Gentleman

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...Billington Distributed by Mutual Film ... ... United States Language Silent film English intertitles ... ... Silent film English intertitles My Fighting Gentleman (also known as A Son of Battl... ... My Fighting Gentleman (also known as A Son of Battle) is a 1917 American silent historical drama film directed by Edward Sloman with the... ... Judge Pembroke William Carroll .... Jubilee Sid Algier .... Jim Lucille Wa... ...Ward .... Undetermined Role External links My Fighting Gentleman at the Internet Movie Databas...

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We Can'T Have Everything

By: Rupert Hughes

...D BOOK MRS. TOMMIE GILFOYLE HAS HER PICTURE TAKEN THE THIRD BOOK MRS. JIM DYCKMAN IS NOT SATISFIED THE FOURTH BOOK THE MARCHIONESS HAS QUALMS... ...ts and getting our pasts all wrong. What could we know of our futures? Jim Dyckman, infamously rich (through no fault of his own), could not see... ...elf, shabby and commonplace, was so ignorant that if she looked at either Jim or Charity Coe she gave them no heed, for she had never even heard of ... ...So did she. On the windows their own reflections were cast in transparent films of light. Each wraith watched the other, seeming to read the mood an... ...ihilated and Anita Adair was born full grown. At the conclusion of the film Kedzie was saddened by a ballad sung by an adenoid tenor. The song wa... ...ishing you many happy returns of the same." He certainly was one grand gentleman. The proprietor was away, and Skip could afford to be generous. ... ...uel disappointment waited for them. Another boarder was entertaining her gentleman friend in the parlor. Kedzie was furious. So was the other board... ...ury, while his artistic whims had held up the delivery of nearly finished films. Miss Havender told Charity to send the girl to her at the office... ...an, Mr. Clarence Yoder, a portly actor out of work. He was a costume-play gentleman, and Kedzie thought him something grand. He found her an entranc...

...CONTENTS THE FIRST BOOK MISS KEDZIE THROPP COMES TO TOWN THE SECOND BOOK MRS. TOMMIE GILFOYLE HAS HER PICTURE TAKEN THE THIRD BOOK MRS. JIM DYCKMAN IS NOT SATISFIED THE FOURTH BOOK THE MARCHIONESS HAS QUALMS 3 THE FIRST BOOK MISS KEDZIE THROPP COMES TO TOWN...

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Almost a Gentleman

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... Distributed by Butcher's Film Service ... ... Language English Almost a Gentleman is a 1938 British comedy film... ... English Almost a Gentleman is a 1938 British comedy film directed by Oswald Mitchell and st... ...arring Billy Bennett, Kathleen Harrison, and Gibb McLaughlin. In January 1928, Bennett had appeared in a short film of the same title, made in the DeF... ...Percival Clicker Basil Langton - Andrew Sinker Harry Terry - Jim Dorothy Ve... ...^ BFI Database entry External links Almost a Gentleman at the Internet Movie Databas... ... Lily of Laguna (1938) Almost a Gentleman (1938) ...

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We Can'T Have Everything

By: Rupert Hughes

...D BOOK MRS. TOMMIE GILFOYLE HAS HER PICTURE TAKEN THE THIRD BOOK MRS. JIM DYCKMAN IS NOT SATISFIED THE FOURTH BOOK THE MARCHIONESS HAS QUALMS... ...ts and getting our pasts all wrong. What could we know of our futures? Jim Dyckman, infamously rich (through no fault of his own), could not see... ...elf, shabby and commonplace, was so ignorant that if she looked at either Jim or Charity Coe she gave them no heed, for she had never even heard of ... ...So did she. On the windows their own reflections were cast in transparent films of light. Each wraith watched the other, seeming to read the mood an... ...ihilated and Anita Adair was born full grown. At the conclusion of the film Kedzie was saddened by a ballad sung by an adenoid tenor. The song wa... ...ishing you many happy returns of the same." He certainly was one grand gentleman. The proprietor was away, and Skip could afford to be generous. ... ...uel disappointment waited for them. Another boarder was entertaining her gentleman friend in the parlor. Kedzie was furious. So was the other board... ...ury, while his artistic whims had held up the delivery of nearly finished films. Miss Havender told Charity to send the girl to her at the office... ...an, Mr. Clarence Yoder, a portly actor out of work. He was a costume-play gentleman, and Kedzie thought him something grand. He found her an entranc...

...CONTENTS THE FIRST BOOK MISS KEDZIE THROPP COMES TO TOWN THE SECOND BOOK MRS. TOMMIE GILFOYLE HAS HER PICTURE TAKEN THE THIRD BOOK MRS. JIM DYCKMAN IS NOT SATISFIED THE FOURTH BOOK THE MARCHIONESS HAS QUALMS 3 THE FIRST BOOK MISS KEDZIE THROPP COMES TO TOWN...

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Jim Norton (comedian)

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... The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and on the Late Show with David Letterman, filmed an HBO stand-up special for the series One Night Stand as well as hi... ...co-starred in the short-lived HBO sitcom Lucky Louie and had cameos in the films Spider-Man, Zack and Miri Make a Porno and Courting Condi. Norton ho... ...hosted a four-episode stand-up showcase for HBO titled Down and Dirty with Jim Norton and appeared on The Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget. He was al... ...rry Seinfeld's 2002 documentary Comedian.http://www.fandango.com/jimnorton/filmography/p484711 Retrieved 2009-04-02 Norton is also a regular guest on ... ...ton is also a regular guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Early life Jim Norton was born in Bayonne, New Jersey, to a family from the Duncan Ave... ...ork (magazine), April 5, 2004. Accessed January 30, 2013. "On his website, Jim Norton has posted dozens of photos of himself with celebrities as varie... ...oadie for New York rock band Soul Coughing, where he went by the nickname "Gentleman Jim"http://www.scug.net/other-stuff/gentleman-jim-norton-the-uber...

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The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, And Other Tales

By: Bret Harte

...SH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM’S FRIEND THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH. I. The sun was ... ...r how they’d like my sayin’ that to ’em when they was prancin’ round, eh, Jim?" But her companion was evidently unprepared for this sweeping femi... ...radiated, and her small mouth half opened as she listened. "Do you know, Jim," she said with a confidential sigh, "I allus put words to that when I... ... I require, in addition, the discretion, courtesy, and consideration of a gentleman who will command an equal respect from those with whom his duty ... ...more archly: 62 "Do you like HIM, Mag?" "I think he’s a perfect gentleman," she said calmly. He turned his eyes quickly from the glowing... ...trembling took the place of James Culpepper’s fierce determination, and a film of moisture stole across his staring eyes. "When I tell you that I... ...tell him what you have just told me--that you yourself, an officer and a gentleman, thought you loved me, a vulgar, uneducated, savage girl, and th...

CONTENTS. THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM’S FRIEND...

...CONTENTS. THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM’S FRIEND THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH. I. The sun was going down on the Dedlow Marshes. The tide was following it fast as if to meet the reddening lines of sky and water in the west, leaving the foreground to grow blacker...

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The Distinguished Gentleman

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...Distinguished Gentleman (1992) is a comedy starring Eddie Murphy . The film was directed by Jonathan Lynn . In addition to Murphy, the film stars... ...d, Kevin McCarthy, Charles S. Dutton, Victor Rivers, Chi McBride, Sonny Jim Gaines, and Noble Willingham . The film's plot is centered on politi... ...ictor Rivers, Chi McBride, Sonny Jim Gaines, and Noble Willingham . The film's plot is centered on politics, specifically what members of the Cong... ...ows how: with a con. Johnson succeeds and exposes Dodge as corrupt. As the film ends, it appears likely that Johnson will be thrown out of Congress fo...

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Joe Wilson and His Mates

By: Henry Lawson

...t into knickerbockers, for instance, and `comes a man to-day,' as my little Jim used to say. When they're cooking something at home that he likes. ... ...s Jimmy Nowlett the bullock-driver, and long Dave Regan the drover, and big Jim Bullock the fencer, and one or two others. Mary and the station girl... ...haps smoked a while. `What did you git down so sudden for, Romany?' asked Jim Bullock presently. `Did you hurt yerself on the pommel?' `Why did... ... lonely, changeless miles? I never thought of that. Of her kind, careless, gentleman father, perhaps. Of her girlhood. Of her homes -- not the hut... ... the creek. She said she wanted to keep me civilised. She tried to make a gentleman of me for years, but gave it up gradually. Well. It was th... ...go? -- "With a pistol clenched in his failing hand, And the film of death o'er his fading eyes, He saw the sun go down on the sa...

...re are many times in this world when a healthy boy is happy. When he is put into knickerbockers, for instance, and ?comes a man to-day,? as my little Jim used to say. When they?re cooking something at home that he likes. When the ?sandy-blight? or measles breaks out amongst the children, or the teacher or his wife falls dangerously ill?or dies, it doesn?t matter which??and...

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Documentary film

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...ng-wound Bolex "H16" Reflex camera is a popular entry level camera used in film schools. A documentary film is a ... ...or the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record.[1] Such films were originally shot on film stock—the only medium available—but now ... ... released for screening in cinemas. "Documentary" has been described as a "filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception"... ...Press, 1999. ISBN 978-0-253-21347-1. Leach, Jim, and Jeannette Sloniowski (eds.). Candid Eyes: Essays on Canadian Docum... ... Gentleman thief ...

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The Short Line War

By: Merwinwebster

..................................................................1 CHAPTER I. JIM WEEKS ................................................................. ................................................................10 CHAPTER IV. JIM WEEKS CLOSES IN ..................................................... ... page copyright © 2003 Blackmask Online. http://www.blackmask.com CHAPTER I. JIM WEEKS • CHAPTER II. MR. McNALLY GOES TO TILLMAN CITY • CHAPTER III.... ...”—Harvey spoke slowly,—“she is. A very pretty girl. Her father seems to be a gentleman.” “Oh, Porter's all right. He's doing what 'most any man in his... ...d. Reentering his office he found the deputy standing in the other doorway. “Gentleman to see you, Mr. West,” said the deputy. “Won't give his name. S... ...d looked out at the dim meadows on the left, over which was spread a ghostly film of mist. “There's the cut,” said Jawn. Harvey looked forward, but co...

...Excerpt: JIM WEEKS James Weeks came of a fighting stock. His great?grandfather, Ashbel Weeks, was born in Connecticut in 1748; he migrated to New York in ?70, and settled among the Oneida Indians on the Upper Mohawk. It was the kind o...

...Table of Contents: The Short Line War, 1 -- Merwin?Webster, 1 -- Chapter I. JIM WEEKS, 1 -- Chapter II. MR. McNALLY GOES TO TILLMAN CITY, 6 -- Chapter III. POLITICS AND OTHER THINGS, 10 -- Chapter IV. JIM WEEKS CLOSES IN, 17 -- Chapter V. TUESDAY EVENING, 22 -- Chapter VI. JUDGE BLACK, 26 -- Chapter ...

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Saskatchewan (film)

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... Saskatchewan is a 1954 fictional American Northern/ western Technicolor film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Alan Ladd and Shelley Winters. Th... ...lm directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Alan Ladd and Shelley Winters. The film was shot in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada, not far from the hea... ...lberta, Canada, not far from the headwaters of the Saskatchewan River. The film was titled O'Rourke of the Canadian Mounted in the UK. ... ... (1942) Gentleman Jim (1942) ... ... Gentleman Jim (1942) ... ... (1942) Gentleman Jim (1942) ... ... Gentleman Jim (1942) ...

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The Purcell Papers, Volume 3

By: Joseph Sheridan le Fanu

...ell Papers, Volume 3 i The Purcell Papers, Volume 3 Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu JIM SULIVAN'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW • A CHAPTER IN THE HISTORY OF... ...EY'S TASTE OF LOVE AND GLORY • This page copyright © 2000 Blackmask Online. JIM SULIVAN'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW. Being a Ninth Extract from th... ...th Extract from the Legacy of the late Francis Purcell, P.P. of Drumcoolagh. Jim Sulivan was a dacent, honest boy as you'd find in the seven parishes,... ... have adopted. The person upon whom she bestowed her hand was a Mr. Carew, a gentleman of property and consideration in the north of England. I rememb... ...however, broken in upon by Martha, who came to inform me of the arrival of a gentleman, who expected me in the parlour. I accordingly descended, and, ... ... a profitable customer−−he has money without end, and throws it about like a gentleman. If so be as I tell thee, I shall expect, and my The Purcell P... ...ch floats from some dozen rude chimneys, mostly unseen, the transparent blue film of turf smoke. There we know, although we cannot see it, the steep o...

...Excerpt: JIM SULIVAN?S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW. Being a Ninth Extract from the Legacy of the late Francis Purcell, P.P. of Drumcoolagh. Jim Sulivan was a dacent, honest boy as you?d find in the seven parishes, an? he was a beauti...

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Fantasy film

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... Comics Films Literature ... ... Fantasy films are films that belong to the fantasy genre with fantastic themes, usu... ...enre is considered a form of speculative fiction alongside science fiction films and horror films, although the genres do overlap. Fantasy films often... ...mortal Scottish swordsmen, was released the same year. Jim Henson produced two iconic fantasy films in the 80s, the solemn The Dar... ... Gentleman thief ...

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The Purcell Papers, Volume 3

By: Joseph Sheridan le Fanu

...L. III. ---- JIM SULIVAN'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW A CHAPTER IN THE HISTORY OF A ... ...BILLY MALOWNEY'S TASTE OF LOVE AND GLORY THE PURCELL PAPERS. ---- JIM SULIVAN'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW. Being a Ninth Extract from t... ...ract from the Legacy of the late Francis Purcell, P.P. of Drumcoolagh. Jim Sulivan was a dacent, honest boy as you'd find in the seven parishes,... ...opted. The person upon whom she bestowed her hand was a Mr. Carew, a gentleman of property and consideration in the north of England. I rem... ...ver, broken in upon by Martha, who came to inform me of the arrival of a gentleman, who expected me in the parlour. I accordingly descended, and... ...rofitable customer--he has money without end, and throws it about like a gentleman. If so be as I tell thee, I shall expect, and my comrades here, ... ...floats from some dozen rude chimneys, mostly unseen, the transparent blue film of turf smoke. There we know, although we cannot see it, the steep ...

...Jim Sulivan was a dacent, honest boy as you?d find in the seven parishes, an? he was a beautiful singer, an? an illegant dancer intirely, an? a mighty plisant boy in himself; but he had the divil?s bad luck, for he married fo...

CONTENTS OF VOL. III. ---- JIM SULIVAN'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT SNOW A CHAPTER IN THE HISTORY OF A TYRONE FAMILY

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Mystery film

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... Mystery film is a sub-genre of the more general category of crime film and at times the thriller genre . It focuses on the efforts of t... ...ories, to classic Hitchcockian suspense-thrillers to classic private detective films. A related film sub-genre is spy films .http://www.filmsite.org/... ...://www.filmsite.org/mysteryfilms.html Definition and characteristics Mystery films mainly focus with solving a crime or a puzzle . The mystery ge... ...d January 28, 2010Jon Tuska, The detective in Hollywood (Doubleday, 1978), p.1 Jim Harmon, Radio Mystery and Adventure and Its Appearances in Film, Te... .... Moto in 8 films from 1937 to 1939. Monogram responded by creating their own gentlemanly Oriental detective, Mr. Wong, adapted from a Hugh Wiley sto... ... revealed the identity of the murderer. The 1930s was the era of the elegant gentleman detective who solved drawing-room whodunit murders using his...

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Joe Wilson and His Mates

By: Henry Lawson

... into knickerbockers, for instance, and `comes a man to−day,' as my little Jim used to say. When they're cooking something at home that he likes. ... ...Jimmy Nowlett the bullock−driver, and long Dave Regan the drover, and big Jim Bullock the fencer, and one or two others. Mary and the station gir... ... chaps smoked a while. `What did you git down so sudden for, Romany?' asked Jim Bullock presently. `Did you hurt yerself on the pommel?' `Why didn... ...lonely, changeless miles? I never thought of that. Of her kind, careless, gentleman father, perhaps. Of her girlhood. Of her homes not the hut... ... the creek. She said she wanted to keep me civilised. She tried to make a gentleman of me for years, but gave it up gradually. Well. It was the... ...es it go? "With a pistol clenched in his failing hand, And the film of death o'er his fading eyes, He saw the sun go down on the san...

...re are many times in this world when a healthy boy is happy. When he is put into knickerbockers, for instance, and ?comes a man to?day,? as my little Jim used to say. When they're cooking something at home that he likes. When the ?sandy?blight? or measles breaks out amongst the children, or the teacher or his wife falls dangerously ill or dies, it doesn't matter which ?and...

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2003 in film

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... Boys II, Scary Movie 3, and Final Destination 2 . __TOC__ Highest-grossing films { + Highest-grossing films of 2003 !Rank!!Title!!Studio!!Direc... ...sal Studios Jesse Dylan $231, 449, 203 18. Scary Movie 3 Dimension Films David Zucker $220, 673, 217 19. Elf New Line Cinema /... ...ner Bros. Jon Favreau $225, 443, 451 20. 20th Century Fox / Miramax Films Peter Weir $212, 011, 111 grossed more than $1.19 b... ...née ZellwegerCold Mountain Best Screenplay (Adapted) rowspan=2 In America Jim Sheridan, Kirsten Sheridan and Naomi Sheridan rowspan=2 colspan=... ...organ Freeman Piglet's Big Movie Walt Disney Pictures Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings, John Fiedler, Nikita Hopkins, Ken Sansom, Kath Soucie... ...rah Paulson 23 Bruce Almighty Universal Studios Dir: Tom Shadyac ; Jim Carrey, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Ann Walter, Stev... ... • Victim • Ten Little Indians • The Quiller Memorandum • The League of Gentleman • North West Frontier ?? John Pellatt 83 UK Produc... ...st of Eden • Splendor in the Grass • America, America • Viva Zapata! • Gentleman's Agreement October 3 Florence Stanley 79 USA Actr... ...he Railway Children • I'm All Right Jack • The Wrong Box • The League of Gentleman • Scream and Scream Again • Oh! What a Lovely War • Car...

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Stories in Light and Shadow; The Argonauts of North Liberty

By: Bret Harte

...& SON NEW YORK CONTENTS "UNSER KARL" UNCLE JIM AND UNCLE BILLY SEE YUP THE DESBOROUGH CONNECTIONS ... ...emembered General Adlerkreutz's "Zo-o," and wondered. UNCLE JIM AND UNCLE BILLY They were partners. The avuncular title wa... ...oquacious--who swayed the masculine, steady- going, and practical Uncle Jim. They had lived in the camp since its foundation in 1849; there see... ...rted and moved towards her, eagerly, his keen eyes breaking through the film that at times obscured them. "'Merrikan! tha baist 'Merrikan? The... ...orm at York to give my final directions. That's all. Go and see if the gentleman who came with me has returned from the station." The gi... ...ainst the wall, and opened the door as the granddaughter returned. The gentleman was just coming from the station. "Remember to look out... ...our San Francisco, in the mines of California, that shall buy a Spanish gentleman. When I leave, I leave the stock at my back; I shall take it,... ... go, and she do not." To my surprise, his dancing eyes had a slight film over them. "I don't understand you," I said awkwardly. "You...

...CONTENTS UNSER KARL UNCLE JIM AND UNCLE BILLY SEE YUP THE DESBOROUGH CONNECTIONS SALOMY JANE'S KISS THE MAN AND THE MOUNTAIN THE PASSING OF ENRIQUEZ STORIES IN LIGHT AND SHADOW...

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1997 in film

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... The year 1997 in film involved many significant films, including the blockbuster hit Titanic. (For more about films in ... ...lms in foreign languages, check sources in those languages.) Highest-grossing films { + Highest-grossing films of 1997 !Rank!!Title!!Studio!!Starr... ...g Kinnear James L. Brooks $314, 178, 011 7. Liar Liar Universal Jim Carrey Tom Shadyac $302, 710, 615 8. My Best Friend's Wedd... ...Special Editions are released.Production begins on .Titanic becomes the first film to gross US$1, 000, 000, 000 at the box office making it the hig... ...al Studios Tom Shadyac (director); Paul Guay, Stephen Mazur (screenplay); Jim Carrey, Maura Tierney, Jennifer Tilly, Swoosie Kurtz, Amanda Do... ... 11 Anaconda Columbia Pictures Luis Llosa (director); Hans Bauer, Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr. (screenplay); Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube, Jo... ... Jesse White 80 USA Actor Harvey • It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World • Gentleman's Agreement • The Bad Seed • Matinee • Kiss of Death •... ...vy Moore 75 USA Actor, Producer, Miscellaneous The War of the Worlds • Gentleman Prefer Blondes • A Boy and His Dog • The Wild One • Her... ...Over the Cuckoo's Nest • Blade Runner • Short Circuit • An Officer and a Gentleman • Grumpy Old Men • Dragnet • Brewster's Millions • 19...

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Worldebook Library's Selected Works of George Meredith

By: George Meredith

...of Meredith's Poems produced by David Price, and "The Egoist" produced by Jim Tinsley.] [NOTE: There is a short list of the author's ideas a... ...eneral Opel The Tale of Chloe The House on the Beach The Gentleman of Fifty The Sentimentalists Miscellaneous Prose ... ...th revived somewhat, and looked upon her; but his sight was glazed with a film, and she sang her name to him ere he knew her, and the sad sweetness ... ...n it sprang weakly, and sought to fly and soar, and fluttered; but a blue film lodged over its eyes, and its panting was quickly ended. So I looked... ...d treasures and profusion of jewels, and splendid lazy growths and lavish filmy illuminations, and multitudinous pearls and sheering shells, that l... ...crip." It consisted of a selection of original aphorisms by an anonymous gentleman, who in this bashful manner gave a bruised heart to the world. ... ...aping up the wall. She could hardly believe her senses to see the austere gentleman, dead silent, dropping tear upon tear before her eyes. She lay ... ...ing him with a thankful smile. "I have some one who does that. Where is Jim?" She called for Jim, and from the back of the sandy hillock, where ... ... of branches, and don't stumble." She uttered this as if she were giving Jim his evening lesson: and then with a sudden cry she laughed out: "Oh! b...

...ur Conquerors Lord Ormont and his Aminta The Amazing Marriage Celt and Saxon Farina Case of General Opel The Tale of Chloe The House on the Beach The Gentleman of Fifty The Sentimentalists Miscellaneous Prose An Essay on Comedy Poetry: A Reading of Life, and Other Poems Poems, Volume 1. Poems, Volume 2. Poems, Volume 3....

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Social problem film

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...A social problem film is a narrative film that integrates a larger social conflict into the individual conflict ... ...al conflict into the individual conflict between its characters. Like many film genres, the exact definition is often in the eye of the beholder, but ... ... of the beholder, but Hollywood did produce and market a number of topical films in the 1930s and by the 1940s, the term "social problem" or "message"... ...ugurating a cycle of films dealing with drug and alcohol abuse. Films like Gentleman's Agreement, Pinky and Home of the Brave tackled anti-Semitism an... ... References Peter Roffman and Jim Purdy, The Hollywood Social Problem Film. ISBN 0-253-12707-6 ...

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The Adventures of Jimmie Dale

By: Frank L. Packard

...aranteed a man, so to speak--that is, it guaranteed a man to be innately a gentleman. It required money, it is true, to keep up one's membership, but ... ..., engineers, each stamped with the "hall mark" of the St. James, an innate gentleman. To receive a two weeks' out-of-town visitor's card to the St. Ja... ...exclusive clubs, at home again. Is there any doubt that Jimmie Dale was a gentleman--an INNATE gentleman? Jimmie Dale's father had been a member of t... ...deal for me, wouldn't you?" "I'd do anything in the world for you, Master Jim," said the old man earnestly. "Well, then, remember this," said Jimmie... ...oman is that you saw to-night. That's all, Jason. Now go to bed." "Master Jim," said the old man simply, "thank you, sir, thank you for trusting me. ... ... for trusting me. I've dandled you on my knee when you were a baby, Master Jim. I don't know what it's about, and it isn't for me to ask. I thought, s... ...came from a door just beyond him on the other side of the passage, where a film of light streamed out through a cracked panel--it was the Wowzer and D... ... himself while there still remained a little strength. There was something filming before his eyes, a numbed feeling was creeping through his limbs, r...

... stars of New York's social set, but the St. James was distinctive. It guaranteed a man, so to speak -- that is, it guaranteed a man to be innately a gentleman. It required money, it is true, to keep up one's membership, but there were many members who were not wealthy, as wealth is measured nowadays -- there were many, even, who were pressed sometimes to meet their dues a...

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Macabre (1958 film)

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... Starring William Prince Jim Backus Christine White ... ... $5,000,000 (USA) ( January 1970) (sub-total) Macabre is a 1958 thriller film directed by William Castle, writte... ...acabre is a 1958 thriller film directed by William Castle, written by Robb White, and starring William Prince, Jim Backus, Christine White, Jacqueline... ...iam Prince, Jim Backus, Christine White, Jacqueline Scott, and Susan Morrow. Some critics call this a suspense film, rather than a horror film, having... ...urance policy from Lloyd's of London was given to each customer in case he/she should die of fright during the film.[2][3] Some showings also had ushe... ... Cast William Prince as Doctor Rodney Barrett Jim Backus as Jim Tyloe, the town polic... ... Crime Doctor's Man Hunt The Gentleman from Nowhere ...

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Between the Acts

By: Virginia Woolf

...ing water to the village, but they hadn't. Mrs. Haines, the wife of the gentleman farmer, a goosefaced woman with eyes protruding as if they saw s... ...l; or indeed about anything? Isa wondered, inclining her head towards the gentleman farmer, Rupert Haines. She had met him at a Bazaar; and at a ten... ...fter membrane was torn. It blazed a soft yellow, a lambent light under a film of velvet; it filled the caverns behind the eyes with light. All that ... ...saw what she had felt overnight for the ravaged, the silent, the romantic gentleman farmer. "In love," was in her eyes. But outside, on the washstan... ...age. Wet or fine, the audience would take tea there. Young men and women--Jim, Iris, David, Jessica--were even now busy with garlands of red and whi... ... She skipped, then alighted-- "Ever since I was a child I've felt . . ." A film fell over her eyes, shutting off the present. She tried to recall her...

... open to the garden, about the cesspool. The county council had promised to bring water to the village, but they hadn't. Mrs. Haines, the wife of the gentleman farmer, a goosefaced woman with eyes protruding as if they saw something to gobble in the gutter, said affectedly: What a subject to talk about on a night like this!...

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Triangle Film Corporation

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... Industry Film Founded ... ... Worldwide Triangle Film Corporation (also known as Triangle Motion Picture Company) was a majo... ... History 1 Filmography 2 Notes 3 ... ... Happiness (1917) The Learnin' of Jim Benton (1917) The Sudden Gentleman (1917... ...he Learnin' of Jim Benton (1917) The Sudden Gentleman (1917) Until They Get Me (1917) ... ... Borrowed Plumage (1917) Sudden Jim (1917) The Mother Instinct (1917) ...

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The Green Rust

By: Edgar Wallace

...N MILLINBORN I DON'T know whether there's a law that stops my doing this, Jim; but if there is, you've got to get round it. You're a lawyer and you k... ...e a lawyer and you know the game. You're my pal and the best pal I've had, Jim, and you'll do it for me." The dying man looked up into the old eyes th... ...n and a half of money." The sick man nodded. "I get rid of a greater one, Jim. When my father died he left a hundred thousand between us, my sister a... ...stopping as suddenly. "Man of the world, eh? You'll understand that when a gentleman has grievances . . ." He fumbled in his waistcoat-pocket and foun... ...ly into the southern English accent, "'Miss Millit, are you aware that the gentleman who lives opposite to me has been, to my knowledge, consistently ... ...ou are reading too many sensational novels and seeing too many sensational films." She walked briskly into her bedroom, unhooked a suit from the wardr... ...w was genuine. "I'll be with you in ten minutes--he's quite a harmless old gentleman----" "Hurry, please." She heard the "click" of his receiver and r...

...I DON'T know whether there's a law that stops my doing this, Jim; but if there is, you've got to get round it. You're a lawyer and you know the game. You're my pal and the best pal I've had, Jim, and you'll do it for me. The dying man looked up into the old eyes that were watching him ...

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Joseph Andrews (film)

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... Ann-Margret Peter Firth Michael Hordern Beryl Reid Jim Dale ... ... Production company Woodfall Film Productions ... ... English Joseph Andrews is a 1977 British period comedy film directed by Tony Richardson. It is... ... With its rollicking comic plot, period costume and setting, ribald adventures and a dashing young hero, the film was an obvious attempt to follow i... ...g below their station when learning the fiancée is Joseph's sister, Pamela. The parson barely escapes a wicked gentleman's totally unjust, all but gen... ...eter Firth as Joseph Andrews Michael Hordern as Parson Adams Jim Dale as the Pelkar ... ... at the Royal Crescent in Bath, Somerset, England, and in other locations in England. The ballads were sung by Jim Dale who plays the gypsy in the mov...

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The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, And Other Tales

By: Bret Harte

....................................................................61 CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND............................................................... .... • A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL • I. • II. • III. • IV. • V. • CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND. • I. • II. • III. • THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH. I. Th... ...der how they'd like my sayin' that to 'em when they was prancin' round, eh, Jim?" But her companion was evidently unprepared for this sweeping femi... ... I require, in addition, the discretion, courtesy, and consideration of a gentleman who will command an equal respect from those with whom his du... ...The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh and Other Tales IV. 23 "I think he's a perfect gentleman," she said calmly. He turned his eyes quickly from the glowing... ...e trembling took the place of James Culpepper's fierce determination, and a film of moisture stole across his staring eyes. "When I tell you that ... ...o tell him what you have just told me that you yourself, an officer and a gentleman, thought you loved me, a vulgar, uneducated, savage girl, and ...

...RANT OF THE FOOTHILLS, 27 -- I, 27 -- II, 31 -- III, 38 -- A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL, 42 -- I, 42 -- II, 48 -- III, 52 -- IV, 56 -- V, 61 -- CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND, 64 -- I, 64 -- II, 69 -- III, 74...

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War Horse (film)

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... War Horse is a 2011 American-Indian war drama film directed by Steven Spielberg. It is an adaptation of British author Mi... ...me name set before and during the First World War. The film's cast includes Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson, David Thewlis, Tom Hiddle... ...batch, Eddie Marsan, Toby Kebbell, David Kross and Peter Mullan.[4][5] The film is produced by Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, and executive produced ... ...tcher, reaching £30. Then a bid of £100 is entered. The bidder is an older gentleman, Emilie's grandfather, who informs the butcher that if he is bid ... ... Williams was recorded in late March and early April 2011.[98] Tuba player Jim Self reported in May 2011: "For John Williams I [sic] recently finished... ...p; ^ Sousa, B. R. (4 May 2011). "Interview: Jim Self". Sousa Central. Retrieved 5 February 2012.  ... ...tcher, reaching £30. Then a bid of £100 is entered. The bidder is an older gentleman, Emilie's grandfather, who informs the butcher that if he is bid ... ... Williams was recorded in late March and early April 2011.[98] Tuba player Jim Self reported in May 2011: "For John Williams I [sic] recently finished...

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The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, And Other Tales

By: Bret Harte

...SH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND PGCC Collection: The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, Etc. *eBook... ...SH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH. I. The sun was ... ...r how they'd like my sayin' that to 'em when they was prancin' round, eh, Jim?" But her companion was evidently unprepared for this sweeping femi... ... I require, in addition, the discretion, courtesy, and consideration of a gentleman who will command an equal respect from those with whom his duty ... ..., still more archly: "Do you like HIM, Mag?" "I think he's a perfect gentleman," she said calmly. He turned his eyes quickly from the glowing... ...trembling took the place of James Culpepper's fierce determination, and a film of moisture stole across his staring eyes. "When I tell you that ... ...tell him what you have just told me--that you yourself, an officer and a gentleman, thought you loved me, a vulgar, uneducated, savage girl, and th...

...CONTENTS. THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOT-HILLS A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND PGCC Collection: The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, Etc. *eBook File: dedlo10.pdf or dedlo10.htm** Corrected EDITIONS, dedlo11.pdf. Separate source VERSION, dedlo10a.pdf....

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Wings (1927 film)

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...s Film poster Dire... ... Language Silent film English intertitles ... ...] Wings is a 1927 American silent war film set during the First World War produced by Lucien Hubbard, directed by... ...   Farmer, Jim (November 2006). The Making of Flyboys. Air Classics. Vol. 42, No. 11.&... ... (1946) Gentleman's Agreement (1947) ...

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The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, And Other Tales

By: Bret Harte

...II. • A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL • I. • II. • III. • IV. • V. • CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND. • I. • II. • III. THE HERITAGE OF DEDLOW MARSH. I. The sun ... ...er how they'd like my sayin' that to 'em when they was prancin' round, eh, Jim?" 2 But her companion was evidently unprepared for this sweeping femi... ...irradiated, and her small mouth half opened as she listened. "Do you know, Jim," she said with a confidential sigh, "I allus put words to that when I ... ...t I require, in addition, the discretion, courtesy, and consideration of a gentleman who will command an equal respect from those with whom his duty b... ...nued, still more archly: "Do you like HIM, Mag?" "I think he's a perfect gentleman," she said calmly. He turned his eyes quickly from the glowing f... ... trembling took the place of James Culpepper's fierce determination, and a film of moisture stole across his staring eyes. "When I tell you that I be... ...to tell him what you have just told me—that you yourself, an officer and a gentleman, thought you loved me, a vulgar, uneducated, savage girl, and tha...

... I. · II. · III. · IV. · V. · A KNIGHT-ERRANT OF THE FOOTHILLS. · I. · II. · III. · A SECRET OF TELEGRAPH HILL · I. · II. · III. · IV. · V. · CAPTAIN JIM'S FRIEND. · I. · II. · III....

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Titanic (1997 film)

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... Titanic is a 1997 American epic romantic disaster film directed, written, co-produced, and co-edited by James Cameron. A fict... ...ill-fated maiden voyage. Cameron's inspiration for the film came from his fascination with shipwrecks; he felt a love story inters... ...board the Akademik Mstislav Keldysh, which Cameron had used as a base when filming the wreck. Scale models, computer-generated imagery, and a reconstr... ...ing a lifejacket during the sinking, saying he is prepared to go down as a gentleman. Jonathan Evans-Jones as Wallace Hartley... ...s to be sunk in. "There were times when I was genuinely frightened of him. Jim has a temper like you wouldn't believe," she said.[55] "'God damn it!' ... ...m his earlier experience with him. "There were a lot of people on the set. Jim is not one of those guys who has the time to win hearts and minds," he ... ...The crew felt that Cameron had an evil alter ego, and nicknamed him "Mij" (Jim spelt backwards).[55] In response to the criticism, Cameron stated, "Fi... ... (1946) Gentleman's Agreement (1947) ...

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