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The Resource The general : Cops ; Playhouse, (videorecording ;)

The general : Cops ; Playhouse, (videorecording ;)

Label
The general : Cops ; Playhouse
Title
The general
Title remainder
Cops ; Playhouse
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
[The general] A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. [The playhouse] A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. [Cops] 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
Related
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Silent with English intertitles and music soundtrack
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1877-1961
  • 1895-1966
  • d. 1955
  • 1892-1937
  • 1902-1989
  • 1902-1982
  • 1892-1961
  • 1840-1904
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Boasberg, Al
  • Smith, Charles
  • Mack, Marion
  • Barnes, Frank
  • Fox, Virginia
  • Cline, Edward
  • Jennings, Dev
  • Haines, Bert
  • Israel, Robert
  • Shepard, David
  • Carter, Gaylord
  • Pittenger, William
  • Kino International Corporation
  • United Artists Corporation
  • First National Pictures
  • Comique Film Corporation
Runtime
116
Series statement
Art of Buster Keaton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • Theaters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The general : Cops ; Playhouse, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The general adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
The general. Joseph M. Schenck presents a United Artists production; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman; adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith. Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes. Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines. Music, Robert Israel. (1926, 75 min.) -- The playhouse. Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Robert Israel. (1921, 23 min.) -- Cops. Joseph M. Schenck presents; First National Pictures, Inc.; Comique Film Company; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Gaylord Carter. (1922, 18 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329013127
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
K131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42930293
  • (OCoLC)42930293
System details
DVD, digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The general : Cops ; Playhouse, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The general adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
The general. Joseph M. Schenck presents a United Artists production; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman; adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith. Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes. Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines. Music, Robert Israel. (1926, 75 min.) -- The playhouse. Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Robert Israel. (1921, 23 min.) -- Cops. Joseph M. Schenck presents; First National Pictures, Inc.; Comique Film Company; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Gaylord Carter. (1922, 18 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329013127
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
K131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42930293
  • (OCoLC)42930293
System details
DVD, digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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