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061.140, Fall 2019

Ward, Meredith, Fall 2019
Eisenhower Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a list of streaming videos and electronic readings, see https://ares.library.jhu.edu/shib/.
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1. The 39 steps Video/Film , DVD in English
Janus Films ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock. 1935 .

A man falsely accused of murder is chased across Scotland as he tries to find those responsible.
2. Alfred Hitchcock's Shadow of a doubt Video/Film , DVD in English
a Universal picture ; Skirball Productions presents ; screenplay, Thornton Wilder, Sally… 1942 .

A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding a terrible secret.
3. The art of Buster Keaton Video/Film , DVD in English
2001 .
Some of the funniest, most spectacularly athletic comedies starring Buster Keaton ever made. Keaton also wrote and directed many of his films.
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5. L'Atalante Video/Film , DVD in French
a New Yorker Films release ; GFFA ; une production Jacque-Louis Nounez ; scénario, Jean… 1934 .

When Juliette marries Jean, she comes to live with him aboard the barge "L'Atalante", where they travel along the Seine River. The bride, becomes bored and leaves the ship for Paris where she starts flirting with other men.
6. The Battleship Potemkin Video/Film in Russian
Sovexport Film. 1925 .

A partly fictitious account of the mutiny at Odessa and subsequent massacre of civilians, an episode in the unsuccessful 1905 Russian revolution.
8. The birth of a nation Video/Film , DVD in English
produced ... by D.W. Griffith [& Harry E. Aitken]; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and… 1915 .

This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history.
9. The black pirate Video/Film , DVD in English
story by Elton Thomas ; directed by Albert Parker ; screenplay by Jack Cunningham. 1926 .

"The sole survivor of a ship pillaged by buccaneers, Michel poses as the mysterious Black Pirate and infiltrates the nest of bandits. He mounts an elaborate ploy to recover the brigands' treasure, reclaim the ship and rescue the divine Princess held captive there."--Container.
10. Boogie nights Video/Film , DVD in English , French
New Line Cinema presents ; written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson ; produced by… 2007 .

Tale of Dirk Diggler's rise to fame in this hilarious look at the pornography industry, the free-spirited 70s, and the indulgent 80s. Nominated for 3 Academy Awards, and winner of various other industry awards.
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11. Bringing up Baby Video/Film , DVD in English
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play by Dudley Nichols & Hagar Wilde ;… 2005 .

An heiress determined to catch a zoologist uses her pet leopard, Baby, to get his attention.
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13. Broken blossoms, or, The yellow man and the girl Video/Film , DVD in English
written and directed by D.W. Griffith. 1919 .

A young Chinaman in London's squalid Limehouse district hopes to spread the peaceful philosophy of his Eastern religion. He befriends a pitiful street waif who is mistreated by her brutal father. Nursing her back to health, tragedy results when an unspoken romance flowers between…
14. Buffalo '66 Video/Film , DVD in English
Lions Gate Films ; directed by Vincent Gallo ; produced by Chris Hanley ; original story… 1998 .

C.I.A. agent, Billy Brown, brings his wife home to meet his absurdly dysfunctional family. Only Billy's not really in the C.I.A., and his "wife," Layla, is actually a young tap dancer he just kidnapped to impress his ridiculous and unloving parents. In reality, Billy's whole life…
story and screenplay by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; production company, Decla Film… 1919 .

A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding in this German expressionist horror classic. Also featured on this videodisc is an excerpt of "Genuine: a tale of a vampire", a 1920 release which reunited "Caligari's" creative team.
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17. The Chaplin Mutuals Volume 3 Video/Film , DVD in English
a Blackhawk Films compilation ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin. 1916 .

Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. One a.m.: Charlie arrives home inebriated and tries to get into his house, upstairs and to bed. The Pawnshop: As a pawnbroker's helper, the objects in the shop provide a cornucopia of great prop-related gags…
proizvodstvo VUFKU ; avtor-rukovoditelʹ ėksperimenta, Dziga Vertov = Man with a movie… 2003 .

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"This film presents an experiment in the cinematic communication of visible events, without the aid of intertitles, without the aid of a scenario, without the aid of theatre. This experimental work aims at creating a truly international absolute language of cinema based on its…
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19. Citizen Kane Video/Film , Blu-ray , DVD in English , Polish , Portuguese
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production ; by Orson Welles ; original screen play,… 1941 .

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
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20. The complete Jean Vigo Video/Film , DVD in French
[written and directed by Jean Vigo]. 2004 .

Although Jean Vigo died at the age of 29 having made just four films, he is unquestionably one of the masters of French cinema. From his inventive early short films "Taris" and "A propos de Nice", to the anarchic tale of student rebellion, "Zéro de Conduite", and finally the…
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21. Duck soup Video/Film , DVD in English
a Paramount picture ; directed by Leo McCarey ; story, music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar… 1933 .

As Prime Minister Firefly of Freedonia, Groucho soon reduces the kingdom to shambles. Harpo and Chico are secret agents disguised as peanut vendors and Zeppo is Firefly's secretary.
22. Film art: an introduction Book , Print in English
David Bordwell (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Kristin Thompson (University of… 2017 .

Bordwell, David,

"Studying the arts isn't only about learning facts and concepts either, although both are important. In addition, studying the arts broadens our tastes. In eleven editions of Film Art, we've made reference to many well-known films but also to many that you've probably never heard…
23. Film art: an introduction Book , Print in English
David Bordwell, Kristin Thompson. 2013 .

Bordwell, David.

Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own. In this new edition, the authors provide an introduction to the fundamentals of serious film study, with images throughout the text collected from actual film frames, not from production stills or advertising…
24. Film art: an introduction Book , Print in English
David Bordwell, Kristin Thompson. 2008 .

Bordwell, David.

Part 1. Film Art and Filmmaking -- Chapter 1. Film as Art: Creativity, Technology, and Business -- Film Artistry in Shadow of a Doubt -- Box: A Closer Look: Picking out Patterns -- Mechanics of the Movies -- Illusion Machined -- Making the Movie: Film Production…
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25. Forbidden Hollywood collection Vol. 1 Video/Film , DVD in English
2006 .
In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in…
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26. The general Video/Film , Online in English
27. The general: The playhouse ; Cops Video/Film , DVD in English
[produced by] Joseph M. Schenck. 1921 .

The General (1926): A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly; color tinted. The Playhouse (1921): A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. Cops (1922): A comedy of errors in which Buster…
28. The gold rush Video/Film , DVD in English
United Artists ; written and directed by Charles Chaplin. 2012 .

Classic Chaplin (the Little Tramp) prospects for gold, gets involved with a dance hall girl, and deals with a burly competitor during the Yukon gold rush
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30. The Harold Lloyd comedy collection Volume 1 Video/Film , DVD in English
1919 .
Eight feature films starring silent screen comedian Harold Lloyd.
31. His girl Friday Video/Film , DVD in English
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by… 1940 .

Hildy Johnson is an reporter who is matched in force only by her conniving-but-charismatic ex-editor and ex-husband, Walter Burns, who dangles the chance for her to scoop her fellow news writers with the story of an impending execution in order to keep her from hopping the train…
32. It happened one night Video/Film , DVD in English
Columbia Pictures presents a Frank Capra Production ; screenplay by Robert Riskin ;… 2008 .

When her father threatens to annul her marriage to a fortune-hunting playboy, spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews hops a cross-country bus to New York, where she plans to live happily ever after with her handsome new hubby. Romantic complications soon arise, however, when she's…
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33. The Lady Eve Video/Film , DVD in English
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges. 1941 .

34. Landmarks of early film Video/Film , DVD in English
1877 .
A compilation of the very earliest films from the first projections of moving images to the advent of the feature film, an area of film history often underseen, underappreciated and understudied.
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35. The last laugh Video/Film , Online in English
36. Der Letzte Mann: The last laugh Video/Film , DVD in English , German
Universum-Film AG. 1924 .

One of the major works of German silent cinema, Murnau's class drama depicts the fall of the respected, aging, hotel doorman of a posh 1920s Berlin hotel, who is cruelly stripped of his position and reduced to a bathroom attendant, before his fortunes turn. The film was…
37. Love me tonight Video/Film , DVD in English
a Paramount Picture. 1932 .

A carefree tailor (Maurice Chevalier) leaves Paris to collect on a past due bill at an aristocratic client's chateau. Mistaken for royalty, he attempts to woo a lovely princess (Jeanette MacDonald).
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38. The Maltese falcon Video/Film , DVD in English
[presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; screen… 1941 .

After the death of his partner, San Francisco private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette.
40. Metropolis Video/Film , Print , DVD
Kino International, Kino Lorber ; F.W. Murnau Stiftung in association with ZDF and ARTE… 1927 .

The future. Metropolis is a wonderful city, high above the ground its towers stand. The people prosper, the economy is flourishing, the suspended streets are busy. But Metropolis also has a great secret, so hidden that not even Freder Fredersen, son of founder Joh Fredersen knows…
42. Modern times Video/Film , DVD in English
written and directed by Charlie Chaplin. 1936 .

When his boss demands more speed and efficiency, Chaplin goes crazy from his repetitious assembly line job. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but occasional voices emanate from radios and television screens.
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43. Modern times Video/Film , Online in English
Kino International ; [produced by] Film Preservation Associates and The British Film… 1994 .

The genesis of the motion picture medium is recreated in this collection of the cinema's formative works. More than crucial historical artifacts, these films reveal the foundation from which the styles and stories of the contemporary cinema would later arise.
46. Nosferatu: a symphony of horror Video/Film , DVD in English
freely composed by Henrik Galeen ; directed by F.W. Murnau. 1922 .

The first vampire movie. Count Orlock (Nosferatu, the vampire) leaves his castle in the Carpathians and travels by ship to Bremen, bringing coffins filled with dirt and plague rats, where he is destroyed by sunlight.
47. The Philadelphia story Video/Film , DVD in English
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents. 1940 .

A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.
48. The player Video/Film , DVD in English , French
Fine Line Features ; Avenue Pictures in association with Spelling Entertainment presents… 1992 .

"I was just thinking what an interesting concept it is to eliminate the writer from the artistic process. If we could just get rid of these actors and directors, maybe we've got something here."--Griffin Mill. Griffin is a slick, successful film studio vice president whose…
49. Psycho Video/Film , DVD in English
Paramount ; screenplay by Joseph Stefano ; director of photography, John L. Russell ;… 1960 .

Hitchcock's classic film about the troubled Norman Bates whose old dark house and adjoining motel offer a supposed refuge for Marion Crane, the ill-fated traveler.
1921 .