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The Resource Hollywood legends : 50 movie pack DVD collection, Disc 10, (videorecording)

Hollywood legends : 50 movie pack DVD collection, Disc 10, (videorecording)

Label
Hollywood legends : 50 movie pack DVD collection, Disc 10
Title
Hollywood legends
Title remainder
50 movie pack DVD collection
Title number
Disc 10
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The pied piper of Hamelin: The town of Hamelin is overrun with rats. The townspeople try everything to get rid of them and fail at every turn. When a mysterious piper shows up and promises to rid the town of the pests for a fee, the town elders agree. But after the piper succeeds and drives the rats away, they refuse to pay him. So he takes drastic measures to punish the people of Hamelin
  • Hometown story: When Blake Washburn loses a re-election bid, he blames Jonathan McFarland for the loss. Washburn takes over control of his uncle's newspaper and uses the format to attack the local businessmen, especially McFarland
  • Meet John Doe: A soon to be laid off female newpaper reporter writes a final column featuring a phony letter from "John Doe, " a disgruntled man who plans to jump off City Hall on Christmas Eve as a protest of the mistreatment of the common people by society. When the article is a hit, the newpaper publisher goes along with the stunt, hiring a former ball player to impersonate Doe. As John Doe becomes a folk hero, the publisher begins plotting to exploit the followers for political gain
  • His private secretary: Dick Wallace is a spoiled rich man whose father disapproves of his playboy-like ways. His father would rather have him settle down and take a job in his company as manager of the collection department. After taking the job to please his father and heading on a trip to make a collection, Dick falls for the granddaughter of the man he is to collect from
Related
Cataloging source
HT#
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
  • The pied piper of Hamelin: Van Johnson, Claude Rains
  • Hometown story: Jeffrey Lynn, Donald Crisp, Marilyn Monroe, Marjorie Reynolds, Alan Hale, Jr
  • Meet John Doe: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Brennan, Edward Arnold, James Gleason, Spring Byington
  • His private secretary: John Wayne, Evalyn Knapp
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2008
  • 1889-1967
  • 1909-1995
  • 1880-1974
  • 1926-1962
  • 1901-1961
  • 1907-1990
  • 1894-1974
  • 1890-1956
  • 1886-1959
  • 1907-1979
  • 1908-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, Van
  • Rains, Claude
  • Lynn, Jeffrey
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Cooper, Gary
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Brennan, Walter
  • Arnold, Edward
  • Gleason, James
  • Wayne, John
  • Knapp, Evalyn
  • Treeline Films
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Technique
live action
Label
Hollywood legends : 50 movie pack DVD collection, Disc 10, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The pied piper of Hamelin" based on the poem by Robert Browning
  • Not rated
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The pied piper of Hamelin (1958) (87 min.) / directed by Bretaigne Windust ; produced by Hal Stanley ; written by Hal Stanley, Irving Taylor -- Hometown story (1951) (61 min.) / produced, written, directed by Arthur Pierson -- Meet John Doe (1941) (122 min.) / produced and directed by Frank Capra ; written by Robert Riskin ; story by Richard Connell, Robert Presnell -- His private secretary (1933) (68 min.) / directed by Philip H. Whitman ; produced by D.J. Mountan ; story by Lew Collins
Control code
ocn189650888
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 985628
  • (OCoLC)189650888
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hollywood legends : 50 movie pack DVD collection, Disc 10, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "The pied piper of Hamelin" based on the poem by Robert Browning
  • Not rated
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The pied piper of Hamelin (1958) (87 min.) / directed by Bretaigne Windust ; produced by Hal Stanley ; written by Hal Stanley, Irving Taylor -- Hometown story (1951) (61 min.) / produced, written, directed by Arthur Pierson -- Meet John Doe (1941) (122 min.) / produced and directed by Frank Capra ; written by Robert Riskin ; story by Richard Connell, Robert Presnell -- His private secretary (1933) (68 min.) / directed by Philip H. Whitman ; produced by D.J. Mountan ; story by Lew Collins
Control code
ocn189650888
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 985628
  • (OCoLC)189650888
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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