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RKO-Pathe

Overview
Works: 105 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 238 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations 
Classifications: D804.G42, 940.54
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Most widely held works about RKO-Pathe
 
Most widely held works by RKO-Pathe
What price Hollywood?( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aspiring young movie starlet finds that life isn't your own as an actress. Both marriage and her career meet pitfalls
Siege( Visual )

3 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In September, 1939, when Germany invaded Poland, the American film-maker Julien Bryan found himself the only neutral photographer to remain in Warsaw. Over a period of two weeks he shot several thousand feet of film, recording the devastation of the city and the anguish of its people. Early in 1940 his film "Siege" was released in theatres throughout the United States and in later years the material he brought back was used in many compilations, including Frank Capra's "Why we fight" series
Suicide fleet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who's that girl waving a semaphore message of 'I Love You' to a destroyer as it departs New York for World War I? It's Sally, the Coney Island saltwater-taffy girl. Each of the sailors--especially pals and romantic rivals Baltimore Clark, Dutch Herman and Skeets O'Reilly--hopes the message is for him. But rivalries end where warfare begins. The pals are soon assigned to the crew of a merchant ship posing as a German communications boat. The mission: rendezvous with U-boat captains and learn their plan of attack"--Container
Nazi war crime trials( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newsreels and a short documentary on Nazi war criminals and the Nuremberg Trials
War atrocities the horrors of war( Visual )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videotape is comprised of U.S. newsreel footage and captured German and Japanese film which show scenes of Hitler and Mussolini, describe concentration camps and prisoner of war camps, show war criminal trials and executions, and describe the aftermath of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Having wonderful time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of the daily grind, a working girl abandons her typewriter and heads for the Catskills resort. But what is supposed to be two weeks of R & R, turns into romp and romance
Disney primitive collection Alice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of early Walt Disney "Alice cartoons" in which a real little girl interacts with cartoon characters, such as Julius the cat. Cartoon craft is a brief newsreel which visits the Disney studio at the time of making Snow White, illustrating all the stages of production, including recording the effects and music
Conquer by the clock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directed toward workers at home during World War II, reminding them that every minute of time counts when they are working for the war, and dramatizing what could happen to the men in the services through the loss of a few minutes or hours
American universities brave new world : how college students changed the world( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of five 1940s, 50s and 60s films illustrating life in American universities. Includes films showing the education and training of African Americans as part of the WWII effort, the 1969 Columbia University revolt, military training of college students including training of women to assume jobs usually done by men, a film about personal care and daily habits of cleanliness, and views on higher education of women students circa the 1950s
Flicker flashbacks( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of old-time silent movies, re-scored and narrated, featuring the most popular silent film stars. Includes westerns, comedy, horror, adventure, and romance and includes footage of Sarah Bernhardt, Harry Houdini, Charlie Chaplin and Mary Pickford
They knew what they wanted by Garson Kanin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughton, a grape grower in California, proposes by mail to Lombard, a lonely waitress. A tale of love, betrayal and forgiveness
Lonely wives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on an old German stage play, Lonely wives stars Edward Everett Horton in a dual role as Richard, a lawyer known as quite a womanizer, and as Felix, the Great Zero, a vaudeville impressionist who wants to add Richard to his list of impersonations. Over the course of the picture as complication piles upon complication, Richard attempts to convince Laura La Plante to divorce her husband, who turns out to be Felix. Meanwhile, Richard's wife Madeline (Esther Ralston) returns early from vacation and spends the night with Felix, disguised as Richard."--Container
Black cats and broomsticks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about superstitions. Television is depicted
Streamlined ; Don't let it happen to you ; Stop, look, and listen ; It doesn't have to happen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streamlined / RKO Pathe: produced by Frank Donovan, edited by Jay Bonafiedl, written by Phil Reisman, Jr., narrated by Andre Baruch, 1947, (10 min., b&w) ; Don't let it happen to you: 1946, (12 min., col.) ; Stop, look, and listen / Santa Fe Productions: 1945, (13 min., b&w) ; It doesn't have to happen / Southern Pacific: 1945, (16 min., col.)
Races to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of famous horse races from 1947 to 1954
Who's delinquent?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a story about a newspaper investigation of a youthful crime wave in an American town, points out that lack of recreational facilities and crowded schools contribute to juvenile delinquency, and shows the need for community groups to take corrective and preventive action on the problem
Decade for decision( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary focusing on the importance of education for a strong American society, which was under the Cold War threat in the early 1960s. The University of Buffalo serves as an example of how American colleges and universities need to prepare young people for the challenges of that time
The white-tail buck( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary short on the hunting of the white-tail buck, and on the father-son bonding that results from a father teaching his son to hunt
Herring Hunt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the competition between fishing fleets off the Canadian Pacific coast during the autumn herring season and their race to net their catch before the quota is taken and the fishing area closed. Demonstrates modern techniques used by Captain Alec Ward and his crew to locate the fish and make a haul of nine tons of herring in a single net
Horrors of the Third Reich documentary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films from the World War II era. Includes William Shirer speaking about the Hitler Jugend, five wartime newsreels, and a film about the trials of Nazi leaders at Nuremberg
 
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