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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
Creator
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
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • General (Motion picture : 1927)
  • Cops (Motion picture)
  • Playhouse (Motion picture)
Credits note
[The general] Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Silent with English intertitles and music soundtrack
PerformerNote
  • [The general] Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes
  • [The playhouse, Cops] Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1877-1961
  • 1895-1966
  • 1894-1955
  • 1892-1937
  • 1865-1942
  • 1902-1989
  • 1875?-1940
  • 1902-1982
  • 1892-1961
  • 1840-1904
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Boasberg, Al
  • Smith, Charles H.
  • Mack, Marion
  • Allen, Richard
  • Fox, Virginia
  • Cline, Edward
  • Jennings, Dev
  • Haines, Bert
  • Shepard, David
  • Pittenger, William
  • Kino International Corporation
  • United Artists Corporation
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Comique Film Corporation
Runtime
116
Series statement
The art of Buster Keaton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Railroads
  • Theaters
  • Man-woman relationships
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.)
Control code
ocm42930293
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329013127
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
  • (Sirsi) 5603
  • (OCoLC)42930293
System details
DVD
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.)
Control code
ocm42930293
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329013127
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
  • (Sirsi) 5603
  • (OCoLC)42930293
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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