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Classic musicals, Disc 6, (videorecording)

Label
Classic musicals, Disc 6
Title
Classic musicals
Title number
Disc 6
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Great Gabbo: A temperamental ventriloquist who can only express himself through his dummy. He becomes tortured by the conflicting nature of his personality, which eventually drives him insane
  • The dancing pirate: Musical about a timid dancing master mistaken for a pirate in early 19th-century Boston. One of the first live-action color films made
  • Road show: An elusive, rich bachelor wiggles off the hook on his wedding day for the umpteenth time by begging insanity, but his strong-willed bride calls his bluff and has him committed to the loony bin. He manages to escape with another inmate and joins a traveling carnival, only to fall in love with the leggy owner and gets involved in one slapstick mishap after another
  • Hi diddle diddle: A sailor gets married but when his con-artist father shows up for the wedding it turns the couple's honeymoon plans into screwball comedy
Related
Cataloging source
SINAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
The Great Gabbo: photography, Ira Morgan ; story, Ben Hecht ; songs, Lynn Cowan, Paul Titsworth, Donald McNames, King Zany ; music director, Howard Jackson. The dancing pirate: director of photography, William V. Skall ; editor, Archie E. Marshek ; music, Alfred Newman, Richard Rodgers. Road show: director of photography, Norbert Brodine ; editor, Bert Jordan ; music score, Georgie Stoll. Hi diddle diddle: director of photography, Charles Schoenbaum ; editor, Harvey Manger; ; music director, Phil Boutelje
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
  • The Great Gabbo: Eric Von Stroheim, Betty Compson, Donald Douglas, Marjorie Kane
  • The dancing pirate: Rita Hayworth, Frank Morgan, Charles Collins, Steffi Duna
  • Road show: Adolphe Menjou, Carole Landis, John Hubbard, Charles Butterworth, Patsy Kelly, George E. Stone, Margaret Roach, Polly Ann Young, Edward Norris
  • Hi diddle diddle: Adolphe Menjou, Martha Scott, Pola Negri, Dennis O'Keefe, Billie Burke, June Havoc
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1957
  • 1897-1974
  • 1905-1945
  • 1909-1992
  • 1900-1969
  • 1918-1987
  • 1890-1949
  • 1904-1999
  • 1913-1992
  • 1890-1963
  • 1919-1948
  • 1914-1988
  • 1896-1946
  • 1910-1981
  • 1914-2003
  • 1899-1987
  • 1908-1968
  • 1885-1970
  • 1884-1942
  • 1892-1992
  • 1902-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Von Stroheim, Erich
  • Compson, Betty
  • Douglas, Donald
  • Kane, Babe
  • Corrigan, Lloyd
  • Hayworth, Rita
  • Morgan, Frank
  • Collins, Charles
  • Duna, Steffi
  • Menjou, Adolphe
  • Landis, Carole
  • Hubbard, John
  • Butterworth, Charles
  • Kelly, Patsy
  • Scott, Martha
  • Negri, Pola
  • O'Keefe, Dennis
  • Burke, Billie
  • Havoc, June
  • Cruze, James
  • Roach, Hal
  • Stone, Andrew L.
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
Runtime
313
Technique
live action
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 6, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Road show: Based on the novel by Eric Hatch
  • The great Gabbo: Adapted from a story by Ben Hecht
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: The great Gabbo (1929) (94 min.) / directed by James Cruze ; continuity and dialogue by Hugh Herbert -- Sing, cowboy, sing (1937) (59 min.) / an Edward Finney production ; directed by R.N. Bradbury ; screen play by Robert Emmett
  • SIDE B: Road show (1941) (87 min.) / directed by Hal Roach ; screen play by Arnold Belgard, Harry Langdon, Mickell Novak -- Hi diddle diddle (1943) (73 min.) / produced and directed by Andrew L. Stone ; screenplay by Frederick Jackson
Control code
ocn881836594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (313 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720307
  • (OCoLC)881836594
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 6, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Road show: Based on the novel by Eric Hatch
  • The great Gabbo: Adapted from a story by Ben Hecht
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: The great Gabbo (1929) (94 min.) / directed by James Cruze ; continuity and dialogue by Hugh Herbert -- Sing, cowboy, sing (1937) (59 min.) / an Edward Finney production ; directed by R.N. Bradbury ; screen play by Robert Emmett
  • SIDE B: Road show (1941) (87 min.) / directed by Hal Roach ; screen play by Arnold Belgard, Harry Langdon, Mickell Novak -- Hi diddle diddle (1943) (73 min.) / produced and directed by Andrew L. Stone ; screenplay by Frederick Jackson
Control code
ocn881836594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (313 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720307
  • (OCoLC)881836594
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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