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Fri Mar 21 17:05:52 2014 UTClccn-n853767070.00First National Pictures photographs,0.221.00Annual report145495328n 853767071596781Warner Bros.-First National PicturecontainsVIAFID/140941520Associated First National Pictures, Inc.lccn-no95005960Warner Home Video (Firm)lccn-n50028315Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)prolccn-n88034562Turner Entertainment Colccn-n50010086Bogart, Humphrey1899-1957actlccn-n84184888Steiner, Max1888-1971cmplccn-n50035515Davis, Bette1908-1989actlccn-n80046148Wallis, Hal B.1899-1986prolccn-n79018503Lorre, Peteractlccn-n86139947Wald, Jerry1911-1962proauslccn-n78096855Huston, John1906-1987ausdrtFirst National Pictures, IncDramaFilm adaptationsHistoryLegendsFictionFilm and video adaptationsDetective and mystery filmsMusical filmsThrillers (Motion pictures)Coming-of-age filmsMan-woman relationshipsSpade, Sam (Fictitious character)United StatesPrivate investigatorsHammett, Dashiell,Mothers and daughtersMurderRobin Hood (Legendary character)Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character)CaliforniaGangstersCalifornia--San FranciscoYork, Alvin Cullum,World War (1914-1918)Judicial errorCain, James M.--(James Mallahan),World War (1939-1945)Problem youthTriangles (Interpersonal relations)SpousesTeenagersEngland--Sherwood ForestFranceFiction filmsMartiniqueSwindlers and swindlingTheftCalifornia--Los AngelesArchitectsSingle mothersRestaurateursEnglandChristmasConnecticutLabor disputesSingle womenChandler, Raymond,Seal of confessionPriestsFilm adaptationsEscapesMothers and sonsRevengeJournalistsJuvenile delinquentsYouth--Conduct of lifeExtortionTerminally illRobberyCourage190219221923192419251926192719281929193019311932193319341935193619371938193919401941194219431944194519481954195519561970198019821985198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201351382386586791.4372PN1997ocn022923898ocn229911179ocn768774946ocn187532105ocn650336030ocn042512065ocn233595253ocn677987536ocn690022329ocn233595046ocn018888297ocn857250637311112ocn043537162visu19820.22Huston, JohnThe Maltese falconFictionDramaFilm adaptationsIn The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland15616ocn043543301visu19990.23Hawks, HowardThe big sleepDramaFilm adaptationsDetective and mystery storiesL.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case ... and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rouges, the spoiled rich and more14983ocn056365683visu20030.21Hitchcock, AlfredAlfred Hitchcock's Dial M for murderHistoryDramaDetective and mystery filmsFilm adaptationsA man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man+-+K48012542514857ocn060554665visu19930.22Ray, NicholasRebel without a causeFictionDramaJuvenile delinquency filmsComing-of-age filmsJim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums+-+424953469614154ocn053403793visu19900.21Hawks, HowardErnest Hemingway's To have and have notFictionDramaFilm adaptationsAn American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators+-+341263469613246ocn053048577visu20000.21Curtiz, MichaelThe adventures of Robin HoodHistoryLegendsDramaRecounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicating his life to fighting against tyranny by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor+-+956803469612511ocn051625331visu20030.24Curtiz, MichaelMildred PierceFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsMildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered+-+003563469611084ocn048421894visu20010.23Rapper, IrvingNow, voyagerDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsA young woman escapes the smothering influence of her wealthy and very conservative mother through the help of a psychiatrist and an ocean cruise, where she finds love, which helps her to become her own person+-+813563469610997ocn071681321visu20060.21Hawks, HowardSergeant YorkDramaFilm adaptationsStory of a boy drafted into the military who begins his career as a pacifist and then soon sees the justification for fighting+-+458383469632410774ocn057437042visu19910.23Walsh, RaoulWhite heatDramaFilm adaptationsA gangster escapes from prison to take revenge on the people that murdered his mother+-+06685346969454ocn057426894visu19300.24LeRoy, MervynLittle CaesarDramaFilm and video adaptationsGangster filmsA small-time hoodlum rises to criminal fame and power. Adapted from W.R. Burnett's novel+-+44365346969293ocn056365716visu19560.25Hitchcock, AlfredThe wrong manHistoryDramaThe true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal8933ocn074336884visu20060.22Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)The fountainheadFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptations"'Do you want to stand alone against the whole world?' Architect Howard Roark had head the voices of safety, convention, compromise. But Roark is a man as unyeilding as the structures he builds. And he will sacrifice everything - the woman he loves or the project he dynamites when others interfere with his design - to maintain his individuality in a world of lockstep conformity." -- Back of container+-+45838346963248721ocn056365693visu20040.24Hitchcock, AlfredAlfred Hitchcock's I confessFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsA priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself8544ocn042712734visu19990.19Donen, StanleyThe pajama gameDramaMusical filmsFilm adaptationsSleepwear, a labor dispute, and singing come together for perhaps the first and only time in film history in The Pajama Game. In a small Iowa town, the main employer is the SleepTite Pajama Company, where the mostly female workforce is demanding a badly needed 7 1/2 cent-an-hour pay increase. Competing firms wages have already gone up, so why not theirs? Babe, the headstrong leader of the workers' Union stages a garment factory showdown with management, represented in person by the new factory superintendent Sid. When a work slowdown gets no results, Babe stops the machinery, and Sid has to fire her. They were falling in love, but since he's management and she's labor, can that ever work? Featuring members of the original Broadway cast (Doris Day was not in the original cast)8432ocn061772783visu20050.16Christmas in ConnecticutFictionDramaComedy filmsChristmas storiesA magazine columnist spends Christmas with her boss and a recently retired warhero+-+86442346963248323ocn070662390visu20030.20Daves, DelmerDark passageFictionDramaFilm adaptationsThrillers (Motion pictures)A man wrongfully accused of his wife's murder escapes from prison to find the real killer7264ocn068693837visu19420.20Keighley, WilliamThe man who came to dinnerFictionDramaComedy filmsFilm adaptationsA pompous lecturer is forced to spend the winter inside a prominent Ohio family's home due to injury, and proceeds to meddle with the lives of everyone in the household+-+85165374253247223ocn060572968visu20050.21Goulding, EdmundDark victoryDramaFilm adaptationsThe life of a fast moving Long Island socialite skids to a stop when she discovers that she has less than a year to live6614ocn059109995visu20050.21Curtiz, MichaelThe Sea HawkHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsCaptain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don JoseĢ Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!11ocn083533943book1922First National Pictures, IncThe great selection : First national, first season 1922-23Catalogs11ocn801274484mix1927First National Pictures, IncFirst National Productions cost report for THE LIFE OF RILEYArchivesThe First National Productions cost report for THE LIFE OF RILEY is from 1927. The final negative cost report includes staff and cast salaries11ocn047215638serial1.00First National PicturesAnnual report11ocn860869690visu19320.10James Cagney and Frank Capra lunch with Warner Bros. executivesPhotograph dated October 3, 1932 shows from left to right: Frank Capra, Chairman of the Arbitration Agreement Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; James Cagney, Darryl Zanuck and J. L. Warner, executives of Warner Brothers-First National. James Cagney had walked out on Warner Bros. for nearly six months after a contract dispute for more money with the studio's executives, Darryl Zanuck and Jack Warner. Frank Capra, then the Chairman of the Arbitration Agreement Committee helped end the holdout by brokering a deal in which Cagney remained under the terms of his old contract but paid a higher salary of $1750 a week. A luncheon at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California was offered to Cagney to show that all involved were pleased at the settlement and his return to work11ocn801268291mixFirst National Pictures, IncFirst National Pictures photographsArchivesThe First National Pictures photographs span the years 1920-1931 and encompass 30 linear feet. The collection consists of 18,370 photographic prints for 144 films. The majority of the material consists of scenes, but there are also many off-camera and publicity portrait photographs. Typical files average more than 100 photographs per title+-+4583834696324+-+4583834696324Fri Mar 21 15:27:38 EDT 2014batch29656