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Grapevine Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 956 works in 1,223 publications in 1 language and 3,274 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Short films  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Kammerspiel films  Film series 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Grapevine Video (Firm)
Within our gates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this early silent film from pioneering director Oscar Micheaux, kindly Sylvia Landry (Evelyn Preer) takes a fundraising trip to Boston in hopes of raising money to keep a Southern school for impoverished black children open to the public. She then meets the warmhearted Dr. Vivian (Charles D. Lucas), who falls in love with Sylvia and travels with her back to the South. Their romance eventually leads to revelations about her family's past and her own mixed-race, European ancestry
D.W. Griffith director( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of ten short silent films directed by D.W. Griffith and released in 1909
The perils of Pauline( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally a 20-episode serial, "The Perils of Pauline" premiered March 23, 1914 at Loew's Broadway Theatre in New York City. The ward of wealthy Mr. Marvin, Pauline is engaged to his nephew Harry. When Mr. Marvin dies unexpectedly, it is revealed that he has left her inheritance in the care of his secretary, Mr. Koerner, until the time of her marriage. Although she truly loves Harry, Pauline wants to wait a while before marrying. She plans to become an author, and decides that to prepare herself, she must go out and have adventures. Mr. Koerner tries to turn Pauline's various adventures against her and have her "disappear" thus keeping the money for himself. Some of the perils Pauline faces include burning houses, kidnapping, runaway horses, sinking submarines, being left bound and gagged in caves and cellars, speeding cars, wild Indians, and hordes of rats
The Italian by Reginald Barker( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The is the Thomas Ince produced story of Italian immigrants living in the slums of New York. When a man's child dies he seeks vengeance on the person who would not help him
The white hell of Piz Palü( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the German "mountain film" genre, notable for its impressive photography, about a man who sets out with two companions to conquer an Alpine peak that has already claimed his wife
The perils of Pauline by Louis J Gasnier( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An heiress postpones her marriage to embark on a series of adventures. Unfortunately, her dead stepfather has placed her under the guardianship of a man who wants to kill her for her money and tries to make each of her adventures her last
City girl by Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau( Visual )

4 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In City girl (90 min.) a wheat farmer's son marries a waitress from the city, amidst depression, hailstorm and family problems. In His angel child (14 min.) a man mistakenly thinks a baby is his, while the real parents try to retrieve it
Animation, the beginning. 1906-1927( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of animated films dating from 1906 to 1927
Veiled Aristocrats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black man who passes for white and became a successful lawyer returns to his hometown for a family reunion
The blot by Lois Weber( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A downtrodden teacher's daughter is admired by a wealthy student. When the daughter becomes ill, the family's financial predicament causes the teacher's wife to be accused of stealing a chicken
Passion : the intimate romance of the little French milliner whom the world knew as the Comtesse du Barry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Madame DuBarry, the mistress of Louis XV of France, and her loves in the time of the French Revolution"--Container
A girl in every port by Howard Hawks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sea-faring Romeo finds himself a step behind the competition when he visits his girlfriends in various ports of call
Films of George Méliès( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of George Méliès trick films. These short films combine live action and special effects and feature travelers in time or space to fantastic or exotic locations
Beggars of life by William A Wellman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, forced to kill her guardian to protect her virtue, joins a group of hobos disguised as a boy. Upon discovering her gender, the brutal leader of the tramps demands her for himself
Dancing mothers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the 1920's flapper era a wealthy family is torn apart when the wife discovers that her husband is cheating on her. The shock opens her eyes for the first time to the selfishness and shallowness of her daughter and husband
D.W. Griffith director( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of ten short silent films directed by D.W. Griffeth and released in 1909
Variety( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama, using flashback technique, telling how a prisoner left his wife and child for a young dancer. He returned to his life as a trapeze artist with the dancer as his partner, and ultimately killed her new lover, a third partner in the trapeze act
Lady Windermere's fan by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convinced her husband is having an affair with a glamorous and slightly notorious older woman, young Lady Windermere turns her affections to amorous Lord Darlington, who is eager to encourage her suspicions about her husband's behavior
Hotel Imperial by Mauritz Stiller( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, an Austrian officer is trapped behind the Russian lines. He tries to sneak through to his own lines from Russian occupied Austria, but stops to rest at a hotel. A Russian general makes the hotel his headquarters and Anna and Paul try to save the Austrian officer
Ladies of the German cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sappho: The engineer Georg de la Croix suffers a nervous breakdown due to the continuous unfaithfulness of his lover, Dame Sappho. Georg ends up in a lunatic asylum. His brother, Richard wants to avenge him but instead falls in love with the beautiful Dame Sappho. When Herr Richard finds out from a previous lover of Dame Sappho that she was the cause of his brother's insanity, Richard decides to put an end to his affair with her by marrying someone else but he still must see Dame Sappho, even minutes after the wedding. The love turmoil will have a "grand finale" at the end of the film in a magnificent and thrilling scene at the Opera where our heroine will pay for her old and new love sins
 
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Grapevine Video (Firm)

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