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The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 2

Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 2
Title
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello
Title number
Volume 2
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Hit the ice: Two newspaper photographers get mixed up with gangsters at a ski resort
  • In society: Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things don't go too smoothly
  • Here comes the co-eds : Lou and Bud become caretakers at an all girls college. During their misadventures the duo raise money to free the school from its traditionally minded landlord
  • The naughty nineties : When their captain is swindled out of his riverboat by a trio of gamblers, stage show star Abbott and his bumbling sidekick Costello must put thing right
  • Little giant : Lou Costello plays a country bumpkin vacuum-cleaner salesman, working for the company run by the crooked Bud Abbott. To try to keep him under his thumb, Abbott convinces Costello that he's a crackerjack salesman
  • The time of their lives : A psychiatrist (Bud Abbott) stays in a mansion haunted by prankish ghosts (Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds) from the Revolutionary War
  • Buck private comes home : Returning from World War II, two bumbling veterans (Bud Abbott, Lou Costello) try to find a home for an orphan (Beverly Simmons)
  • The wistful widow of Wagon Gap : Two traveling salesmen (Bud Abbott, Lou Costello) are saddled with a widow (Marjorie Main) and her brood in a lawless Old West town
Cataloging source
GZD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Hit the ice : screenplay Robert Lee, Frederic Rinaldo, John Grant ; produced by Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Charles Lamont
  • In society : screenplay by John Grant, Edmund L. Hartmann, Hal Fimberg ; produced by Edmund L. Hartmann ; directed by Jean Yarbrough
  • Here come the co-eds : screenplay by Arthur T. Horman and John Grant ; produced by John Grant ; directed by Jean Yarbrough
  • The naughty nineties : screenplay, Edmund L. Hartmann, John Grant, Edmund Joseph, Hal Fimberg ; produced by Edmund L. Hartmann and John Grant ; directed by Jean Yarbrough
  • Little giant : screenplay by Walter DeLeon ; produced by Joe Gershenson ; directed by William A. Seiter
  • The time of their lives : screenplay by Val Burton, Walter DeLeon, Bradford Ropes ; produced by Val Burton ; directed by Charles Barton
  • Buck private comes home : screenplay by John Grant, Frederic I. Rinaldo and Robert Lees ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles Barton
  • The wistful widow of Wagon Gap : screenplay by Robert Lees Frederic I. Rinaldo and John Grant ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
H58 2015
PerformerNote
  • Hit the ice: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Ginny Simms
  • In Society: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Arthur Treacher
  • Here comes the co-eds : Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Peggy Ryan
  • Naughty nineties : Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Alan Curtis
  • Little giant : Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Brenda Joyce
  • The time of their lives : Bad Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds
  • Buck private comes home : Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Tom Brown
  • The wistful widow of Wagon Gap : Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Main
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-2004
  • 1891-1955
  • 1906-1988
  • 1911-2003
  • 1895-1993
  • 1905-1964
  • 1895-1974
  • 1924-2004
  • 1909-1953
  • 1884-1947
  • 1900-1981
  • 1892-1964
  • 1902-1981
  • 1912-2004
  • 1909-1986
  • 1913-1990
  • 1890-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lees, Robert
  • Rinaldo, Frederic I
  • Grant, John
  • Gottlieb, Alex
  • Hartmann, Edmund L.
  • Fimberg, Hal
  • Lamont, Charles
  • Yarbrough, Jean
  • Horman, Arthur T.
  • Joseph, Edmund
  • Abbott, Bud
  • Costello, Lou
  • Ryan, Peggy
  • Curtis, Alan
  • DeLeon, Walter
  • Burton, Val
  • Ropes, Bradford
  • Gershenson, Joseph
  • Seiter, William A.
  • Barton, Charles
  • Lees, Robert
  • Arthur, Robert
  • Brown, Tom
  • Main, Marjorie
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
654
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photojournalists
  • Gangsters
  • Plumbers
  • Socialites
  • Women college students
  • River boats
  • Sales personnel
  • Psychiatrists
  • Ghost plays
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Orphans
  • Widows
Technique
live action
Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 2
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Hit the ice originally produced as a motion picture in 1943
  • In society originally produced as a motion picture in 1944
  • Here comes the co-eds originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Naughty nineties originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Little giant originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • The time of their lives originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Buck private comes home originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
  • The wistful widow of Wagon Gap originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Little giant
  • (92 min.)
  • Time of their live
  • (82 min.)
  • Buck privates come home
  • (78 min.)
  • Westful widow of wagon gap
  • (78 min.)
  • Hit the ice
  • (83 min.)
  • In society
  • (74 min.)
  • Here come the co-eds
  • (90 min.)
  • Naughty nineties
  • (77 min.)
Control code
ocn920571498
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 654 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192288944
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 61169291
  • 549317
  • 549321
  • 549927
  • 549322
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)920571498
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 2
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Hit the ice originally produced as a motion picture in 1943
  • In society originally produced as a motion picture in 1944
  • Here comes the co-eds originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Naughty nineties originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Little giant originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • The time of their lives originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Buck private comes home originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
  • The wistful widow of Wagon Gap originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Little giant
  • (92 min.)
  • Time of their live
  • (82 min.)
  • Buck privates come home
  • (78 min.)
  • Westful widow of wagon gap
  • (78 min.)
  • Hit the ice
  • (83 min.)
  • In society
  • (74 min.)
  • Here come the co-eds
  • (90 min.)
  • Naughty nineties
  • (77 min.)
Control code
ocn920571498
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 654 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192288944
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 61169291
  • 549317
  • 549321
  • 549927
  • 549322
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)920571498
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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