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Cleopatra

by:DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959

"Claudette Colbert gives a stunning performance as the alluring Queen of the Nile in this colossal epic of passion and deception. Determined to exert her power over Julius Caesar, Cleopatra uses her beauty and wit to seduce the Roman leader into leaving his wife for her. After Caesar's downfall, Cleopatra turns her attention to the dashing Marc Antony. But as their passionate love affair threatens the peace of the empire, Cleopatra fights a desperate battle to hold onto her happiness and her throne." From container.

Editions:58  Date:1934 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated; CHV rating: G.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Historical films, Historical films, History

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The sign of the cross

by:DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959

In the year 64 C.E., the corrupt and maniacal Emperor Nero torches Rome, and is advised to blame the ensuing destruction on the unsuspecting Christians. Meanwhile, Roman Prefect Marcus Superbus falls for an innocent and beautiful Christian maiden, Mercia. When the seductive and wicked Empress, Poppaea, learns that she has a rival for Marcus' affections, she conspires to send all Christians to a chilling death.

Editions:27  Date:1932 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, History, Feature films, Historical films, Historical films

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The Palm Beach story

Tom and Gerry, a married New York couple who are on the skids, financially and romantically. With Tom hot on her trail, Gerry takes off for Florida on a mission to solve the pair's money troubles, which she accomplishes in a highly unorthodox manner.

Editions:13  Date:1942 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Romantic comedy films, Romantic comedy films, Feature films

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The smiling lieutenant

A Viennese lieutenant is enamored of a freethinking all-girl-orchestra-leading cutie. But complications ensue when the sexually repressed princess of Flausenthurm sets her sights on him.

Editions:3  Date:1931  Genre(s):Drama, Musical films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Feature films

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Without reservations

by:Colbert, Claudette

An author is looking for a man to play the leading role in the film version of her book when she meets returning World War II soldiers on a train, and she is determined to turn one of them into the needed actor.

Editions:16  Date:1946 - 2010  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Romantic comedy films, Romantic comedy films, Comedy films

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Tomorrow is forever

Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent, and Natalie Wood star in a moving, romantic drama about a soldier, previously thought lost in action, who returns years later to find his wife remarried.

Editions:11  Date:1945 - 2017  Rating:Not rated; CHV rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film noir, Film noir, Romance films

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Parrish

Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, a ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that Parrish learn the business from the ground up.

Editions:10  Date:1960 - 2010  Rating:Rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama

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Let's make it legal

by:Sale, Richard, 1911-1993

Miriam and her chronic-gambler husband, Hugh are at the end of their marriage. Barbara, the daughter of the couple, hopes to bring her parents back together again, a prospect made more difficult when Miriams' old flame, Victor, now a millionaire, arrives in town. Hugh tries to win back his soon-to-be ex-wife, but to no avail. Ultimately, Miriam must choose between the financially solvent Victor and the impishly irresponisible Hugh.

Editions:18  Date:1951 - 2009  Rating:Not rated ; CHV rating: PG.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Comedy films

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I cover the waterfront

by:Cruze, James, 1884-1942

"Hard-boiled newspaperman Joe Miller is caught between the woman he loves, Julie Kirk and her father, Eli, a smuggler in 1933's most searing social issue melodrama."

Editions:31  Date:1933 - 2008  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Detective and mystery films, Action and adventure films

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Lubitsch musicals

Love parade: In mythical Sylvania, Queen Louise's cabinet are worried that she will become an old maid, and are delighted when she marries the rougish Count Renard. Unfortunately, he finds his position as Queen's Consort unsatisfying and without purpose, and the marriage soon runs into difficulties. The Love parade introduced the screen operetta genre.

Editions:3  Date:1929 - 2007  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Musical films, Feature films, Musical films, Film adaptations

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