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The Resource Lost in a harem., Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by George Haight ; screenplay by Harry Ruskin, John Grant and Harry Crane ; directed by Charles Riesner. Abbott and Costello in Hollywood / Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Nat Perrin and Lou Breslow ; produced by Martin A. Gosch ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon

Lost in a harem., Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by George Haight ; screenplay by Harry Ruskin, John Grant and Harry Crane ; directed by Charles Riesner. Abbott and Costello in Hollywood / Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Nat Perrin and Lou Breslow ; produced by Martin A. Gosch ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon

Label
Lost in a harem.
Title
Lost in a harem.
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by George Haight ; screenplay by Harry Ruskin, John Grant and Harry Crane ; directed by Charles Riesner. Abbott and Costello in Hollywood / Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Nat Perrin and Lou Breslow ; produced by Martin A. Gosch ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Title variation
  • Lost in a harem and Abbott and Costello in Hollywood
  • Classic comedy teams collection
  • Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Lost in a harem: Peter Johnson and Harvey Garvey, bumbling magicians stranded in the desert domain of Barabeeha, are asked by handsome prince Ramo to help him regain his throne from wicked Uncle Nimativ. This perilous task takes them deep inside the sultan's inner sanctum, and there the madcap adventure really begins
  • Abbott and Costello in Hollywood: Bud and Lou turn Hollywood inside out with their antics, pranks, and comedy as they play the role of two barbers who become talent agents
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Lost in a harem: Director of photography, Lester White ; editor, George Hively
  • Abbott and Costello in Hollywood: Director of photography, Charles Schoenbaum ; editor, Ben Lewis ; songs, Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English or French languages, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
L678 2006
PerformerNote
  • Lost in a harem: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marilyn Maxwell, John Conte, Douglass Dumbrille, Jimmy Dorsey and his Orchestra
  • Abbott and Costello in Hollywood: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Frances Rafferty, Robert Stanton, Jean Porter, Warner Anderson, "Rags" Ragland, Mike Mazurki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1969
  • 1891-1955
  • 1914-1999
  • 1887-1962
  • 1910-1951
  • 1897-1974
  • 1890-1974
  • 1904-1957
  • 1922-2004
  • 1911-1976
  • 1905-1946
  • 1907-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haight, George
  • Ruskin, Harry
  • Grant, John
  • Crane, Harry
  • Riesner, Charles
  • Perrin, Nat
  • Breslow, Lou
  • Gosch, Martin A
  • Simon, S. Sylvan
  • Abbott, Bud
  • Costello, Lou
  • Maxwell, Marilyn
  • Conte, John
  • Dumbrille, Douglass
  • Dorsey, Jimmy
  • Rafferty, Frances
  • Stanton, Robert
  • Porter, Jean
  • Anderson, Warner
  • Ragland, Rags
  • Mazurki, Mike
  • Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
172
Series statement
Classic comedy teams double feature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Magicians
  • Harems
  • Talent scouts
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Amistad
  • Magia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lost in a harem., Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by George Haight ; screenplay by Harry Ruskin, John Grant and Harry Crane ; directed by Charles Riesner. Abbott and Costello in Hollywood / Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Nat Perrin and Lou Breslow ; produced by Martin A. Gosch ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Lost in a harem originally released as a motion picture in 1944 ; Abbott and Costello in Hollywood originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Special feature: Abbott and Costello in Hollywood theatrical trailer
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
Lost in a harem (89 min.) -- Abbott and Costello in Hollywood (83 min.)
Control code
1327554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9781419841071
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569794580
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79458
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1327554
  • (OCoLC)76884817
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lost in a harem., Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by George Haight ; screenplay by Harry Ruskin, John Grant and Harry Crane ; directed by Charles Riesner. Abbott and Costello in Hollywood / Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Nat Perrin and Lou Breslow ; produced by Martin A. Gosch ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Publication
Note
  • Lost in a harem originally released as a motion picture in 1944 ; Abbott and Costello in Hollywood originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Special feature: Abbott and Costello in Hollywood theatrical trailer
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
Lost in a harem (89 min.) -- Abbott and Costello in Hollywood (83 min.)
Control code
1327554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9781419841071
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569794580
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79458
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1327554
  • (OCoLC)76884817
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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