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The Resource Comedy, Disc 1-2,, presented by Warner Home Video

Comedy, Disc 1-2,, presented by Warner Home Video

Label
Comedy, Disc 1-2,
Title
Comedy
Title number
Disc 1-2,
Statement of responsibility
presented by Warner Home Video
Title variation
Greatest classic films collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
  • Arsenic and old lace: A drama critic about to marry discovers insanity runs in his family
  • A night at the opera: A New York scandal, a riot on a ship, and an evening of insanity in a concert hall are some of the problems resulting from Groucho's outrageous business schemes. The goal-- to bring Milan's finest opera stars to Manhattan
  • The long, long trailer: Newlyweds hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow
  • Father of the bride: Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
BGC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Arsenic and old lace (Motion picture)
  • Night at the opera (Motion picture)
  • Long, long trailer (Motion picture)
  • Father of the bride (Motion picture : 1950)
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Arsenic and old lace: English and French subtitles
  • A night at the opera: English, French & Spanish subtitles (main feature)
  • The long, long trailer: English or dubbed French; English, French & Spanish subtitles (main feature)
  • Father of the bride: English or dubbed French; English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, & Thai subtitles (main feature)
PerformerNote
  • Arsenic and old lace: Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson, Peter Lorre
  • A night at the opera: The Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones
  • The long, long trailer: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Marjorie Main, Keenan Wynn
  • Father of the bride: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor, Billie Burke, Leo G. Carroll, Moroni Olsen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991
  • 1889-1968
  • 1893-1966
  • 1909-2000
  • 1904-1986
  • 1917-1995
  • 1889-1961
  • 1895-1985
  • 1883-1949
  • 1910-2007
  • 1907-1992
  • 1911-1989
  • 1917-1986
  • 1890-1975
  • 1905-1996
  • 1900-1967
  • 1910-1990
  • 1932-2011
  • 1920-1998
  • 1885-1970
  • 1891-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Lindsay, Howard
  • Crouse, Russel
  • Epstein, Julius J.
  • Epstein, Philip G
  • Grant, Cary
  • Lane, Priscilla
  • Kaufman, George S.
  • Ryskind, Morrie
  • Wood, Sam
  • Carlisle, Kitty
  • Jones, Allan
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Ball, Lucille
  • Arnaz, Desi
  • Main, Marjorie
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Twiss, Clinton
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Bennett, Joan
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Taylor, Don
  • Burke, Billie
  • Streeter, Edward
  • Marx Brothers
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
399
Series statement
TCM Turner classic movies Greatest classic films collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater critics
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Opera
  • Honeymoons
  • Automobile trailers
  • Trailer parking
  • Families
  • Marriage
  • Fathers and daughters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Comedy, Disc 1-2,, presented by Warner Home Video
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibitions."--Container
  • The long, long trailer: based on the novel by Clinton Twiss
  • Father of the bride: based on the novel by Edward Streeter
  • A night at the opera: Includes commentary by Leonard Maltin; featurette Remarks on Marx; 1961 Grouch Marx interview from The Hy Gardner Show; 2 vintage shorts: Sunday night at the Trocadero and Robert Benchley's How to sleep theatrical trailer
  • The long, long trailer: Includes vintage Pete Smith specialty short Ain't it aggravatin'?; classic cartoon Dixieland Droopy theatrical trailer
  • Father of the bride: Includes 2 vintage newsreels (President Truman meets father of the bride, and Wedding bells for movie star Elizabeth Taylor); theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; screenplay by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
  • (1953, 96 min., col.) -- Side B.
  • Father of the bride
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
  • (1950, 94 min., b&w)
  • Disc 1. Side A.
  • Arsenic and old lace
  • Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; from the stage play by Joseph Kesselring ; produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
  • (1944, 118 min., b&w) -- Side B. A
  • night at the opera
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind ; directed by Sam Wood
  • (1935, 91 min., b&w) -- Disc 2. Side A. The
  • long, long trailer
Control code
1212338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (399 min.)
Isbn
9781419879906
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929061105
Other physical details
sound, black and white & color
Publisher number
  • 1000091374
  • 3000020968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1212338
  • (OCoLC)466128395
System details
DVD (double-sided); full screen; region 1; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Comedy, Disc 1-2,, presented by Warner Home Video
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibitions."--Container
  • The long, long trailer: based on the novel by Clinton Twiss
  • Father of the bride: based on the novel by Edward Streeter
  • A night at the opera: Includes commentary by Leonard Maltin; featurette Remarks on Marx; 1961 Grouch Marx interview from The Hy Gardner Show; 2 vintage shorts: Sunday night at the Trocadero and Robert Benchley's How to sleep theatrical trailer
  • The long, long trailer: Includes vintage Pete Smith specialty short Ain't it aggravatin'?; classic cartoon Dixieland Droopy theatrical trailer
  • Father of the bride: Includes 2 vintage newsreels (President Truman meets father of the bride, and Wedding bells for movie star Elizabeth Taylor); theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; screenplay by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
  • (1953, 96 min., col.) -- Side B.
  • Father of the bride
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
  • (1950, 94 min., b&w)
  • Disc 1. Side A.
  • Arsenic and old lace
  • Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; from the stage play by Joseph Kesselring ; produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
  • (1944, 118 min., b&w) -- Side B. A
  • night at the opera
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind ; directed by Sam Wood
  • (1935, 91 min., b&w) -- Disc 2. Side A. The
  • long, long trailer
Control code
1212338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (399 min.)
Isbn
9781419879906
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929061105
Other physical details
sound, black and white & color
Publisher number
  • 1000091374
  • 3000020968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1212338
  • (OCoLC)466128395
System details
DVD (double-sided); full screen; region 1; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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