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The Resource W.C. Fields : 6 short films, (videorecording)

W.C. Fields : 6 short films, (videorecording)

Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films
Title
W.C. Fields
Title remainder
6 short films
Title variation
  • 6 short films
  • Six short films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This compilation of films pays tribute to America's cantankerous comedy genius, W. C. Fields. Legendary one-liners and slapstick routines are preserved in these early shorts that chronicle the development of Fields' irascible screen persona
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
W.C. Fields
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1880-1946
  • 1892-1971
  • -1962
  • 1880-1960
  • 1894-1955
  • 1895-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fields, W. C.
  • Middleton, Edwin
  • Brock, Lou
  • Brice, Monte
  • Pearce, Leslie
  • Sennett, Mack
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Ripley, Arthur
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Janus Films
Runtime
112
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
79
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Six short comedies originally produced from 1915 to 1933
  • "Janus Films."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Pool sharks / director, Edwin Middleton (si., 13 min., 1915) -- Golf specialist / producer, Louis Brock ; director, Monte Brice (sd., 20 min., 1930) -- Dentist / director, Leslie Pearce ; producer, Mack Sennett (sd., 22 min., 1930 -- Fatal glass of beer / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Clyde Bruckman (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Pharmacist / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Barber shop / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 21 min., 1933)
Control code
ocm44890956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781559409056
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515010726
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1557D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 644930
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Six short comedies originally produced from 1915 to 1933
  • "Janus Films."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Pool sharks / director, Edwin Middleton (si., 13 min., 1915) -- Golf specialist / producer, Louis Brock ; director, Monte Brice (sd., 20 min., 1930) -- Dentist / director, Leslie Pearce ; producer, Mack Sennett (sd., 22 min., 1930 -- Fatal glass of beer / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Clyde Bruckman (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Pharmacist / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Barber shop / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 21 min., 1933)
Control code
ocm44890956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781559409056
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515010726
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1557D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 644930
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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