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The Resource The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse, produced by Joseph M. Schenck, (DVD)

The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse, produced by Joseph M. Schenck, (DVD)

Label
The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse
Title
The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse
Statement of responsibility
produced by Joseph M. Schenck
Title variation
  • General
  • Cops
  • Playhouse
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The General (1926): A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War singlehandedly. Cops (1922): A comedy of errors in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct. The Playhouse (1921): A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman ; producer, Joseph M. Schenck. (1st film). Directors, Buster Keaton, Eddie Cline ; producer, Joseph M. Schenck (2nd-3rd film) ; photography, J. Devereux Jennings, Bert Haines (1st film) ; music, Robert Israel (1st-2nd film) ; Gaylord Carter (3rd film)
Intended audience
Silent with original musical scores and English intertitles
PerformerNote
Cast: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes (1st film). Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox (2nd-3rd film)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads in motion pictures
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
Technique
live action
Label
The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse, produced by Joseph M. Schenck, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series produced for video by David Shepard
  • The General is adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Digitally remastered versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42930293
  • 819035
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The General ; Cops ; The Playhouse, produced by Joseph M. Schenck, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Series produced for video by David Shepard
  • The General is adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Digitally remastered versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42930293
  • 819035
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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