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The Resource Beggars of life, a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William Wellman production ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman

Beggars of life, a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William Wellman production ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman

Label
Beggars of life
Title
Beggars of life
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William Wellman production ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman
Contributor
Actor
Author
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • zxx
  • eng
Summary
After killing her treacherous step-father, a girl tries to escape the country with a young vagabond. She dresses as a boy, they hop freight trains, quarrel with a group of hobos, and steal a car in their attempt to escape the police, and reach Canada
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Henry Gerrard ; story by Jim Tully
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles
PerformerNote
Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen, Robert Perry, Roscoe Karns, Edgar Washington
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1975
  • 1880-1958
  • 1873-1976
  • 1887-1956
  • 1906-1985
  • 1900-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Lasky, Jesse L.
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Glazer, Benjamin F.
  • Tully, Jim
  • Beery, Wallace
  • Brooks, Louise
  • Arlen, Richard
  • Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation
  • Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
81
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Tramps
  • Homeless children
  • Impersonation
  • Silent films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Beggars of life, a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William Wellman production ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1928
  • Includes an accompanying score compiled and performed by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • "This is a digital reproduction of a 35mm film preserved by yhe George Eastman Museum"--Opening screen
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: 2 audio commentaries, one with William Wellman, Jr., and one with Thomas Gladysz, founding director of the Louise Brooks Society; booklet essay by Nick Pinkerton
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329217013
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Publisher number
K21701
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000402339
  • (OCoLC)on1000402339
  • 912680
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) ; silent with score, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beggars of life, a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William Wellman production ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1928
  • Includes an accompanying score compiled and performed by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • "This is a digital reproduction of a 35mm film preserved by yhe George Eastman Museum"--Opening screen
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: 2 audio commentaries, one with William Wellman, Jr., and one with Thomas Gladysz, founding director of the Louise Brooks Society; booklet essay by Nick Pinkerton
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329217013
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Publisher number
K21701
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000402339
  • (OCoLC)on1000402339
  • 912680
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) ; silent with score, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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