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The great dictator, United Artists, (DVD)

Label
The great dictator
Title
The great dictator
Statement of responsibility
United Artists
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • chikorporspatha
  • eng
Summary
Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers
Cataloging source
WEL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; music by Meredith Wilson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or French soundtrack, English intertitles, and optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G727 2003
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1911-1990
  • 1903-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Oakie, Jack
  • Brownlow, Kevin
  • Kloft, Michael
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MK2 Productions
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
Chaplin collection (Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.))
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mussolini, Benito
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Fascism
  • National socialism
  • Antisemitism
  • Germany
  • Fascismo
  • Nacionalsocialismo
  • Antisemitismo
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The great dictator, United Artists, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm53400303
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790780641
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393765026
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a733953
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great dictator, United Artists, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm53400303
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790780641
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393765026
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a733953
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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