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The Resource Joan Crawford collection, Volume 2, (DVD videorecording)

Joan Crawford collection, Volume 2, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Joan Crawford collection, Volume 2
Title
Joan Crawford collection
Title number
Volume 2
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Sadie McKee: story of a maid who has to choose between marrying for love or marrying for money
  • Strange cargo: gritty drama of escaped cons and a dame confronting the elements and each other after a daring prison break
  • A woman's face: Anna Holm, a professional blackmailer, despises herself and the world because of a disfiguring facial scar
  • Flamingo Road: a tough carnival dancer is stranded in a small town and soon makes an enemy of the politically powerful, local sheriff
  • Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
Related
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English and French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
  • Sadie McKee: Joan Crawford, Gene Raymond, Franchot Tone, Edward Arnold, Esther Ralston
  • Strange cargo: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Ian Hunter, Peter Lorre, Paul Lukas, Albert Dekker, J. Edward Bromberg, Eduardo Ciannelli
  • A woman's face: Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, Conrad Veidt, Osa Massen, Reginald Owen, Albert Basserman, Marjorie Main, Donald Meek
  • Flamingo Road: Joan Crawford, Zachary Scott, Sydney Greenstreet, David Brian
  • Torch song: Joan Crawford, Michael Wilding, Gig Young, Marjorie Rambeau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1977
  • 1890-1956
  • 1901-1960
  • 1900-1975
  • 1893-1943
  • 1914-1965
  • 1912-1979
  • 1913-1978
  • 1890-1987
  • 1897-1975
  • 1890-1954
  • 1899-1983
  • 1895-1979
  • 1894-1980
  • 1891-1958
  • 1888-1962
  • 1911-1962
  • 1901-1974
  • 1911-1982
  • 1914-1979
  • 1893-1972
  • 1919-2008
  • 1911-1993
  • 1877-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crawford, Joan
  • Raymond, Gene
  • Tone, Franchot
  • Arnold, Edward
  • Gable, Clark
  • Hunter, Ian
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Scott, Zachary
  • Greenstreet, Sydney
  • Wilding, Michael
  • Young, Gig
  • Brown, Clarence
  • Weingarten, Lawrence
  • Meehan, John
  • Borzage, Frank
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L
  • Hazard, Lawrence
  • Cukor, George
  • Saville, Victor
  • Stewart, Donald Ogden
  • Paul, Elliot
  • Curtiz, Michael
  • Wald, Jerry
  • Wilder, Robert
  • Walters, Charles
  • Berman, Henry
  • Franklin, Sidney A.
  • Hayes, John Michael
  • Lustig, Jan
  • Sale, Richard
  • Croisset, Francis de
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Bros
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
495
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Love
  • Escapes
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Extortion
  • Disfigured persons
  • Dancers
  • Singers
  • Blind musicians
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Southern States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Joan Crawford collection, Volume 2, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Five motion pictures featuring Joan Crawford, originally released between 1934 and 1953
  • Full screen (discs 1-4) and widescreen (disc 5) presentations
  • Special features: Disc 1: vintage comedy short, "Goofy movies #4"; classic cartoon, "Toyland broadcast"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 2: new featurette, "Gable & Crawford"; vintage short, "More about Nostradamus"; classic cartoon, "The lonesome stranger"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 3: vintage short, "You can't fool a camera"; classic cartoon, "Little Cesario"; audio-only bonus, two radio adaptations, one with Bette Davis and one with ida Lupino; theatrical trailer -- Disc 4: new featurette, "Crawford at Warners"; classic cartoon, "Curtain razor"; audio-only bonus, radio adaptation with the film's stars; theatrical trailer -- Disc 5: new featurette, "Tough baby: Torch song"; classic cartoon, "TV of tomorrow"; vintage Crawford "Jimmy Fund public service announcement" trailer; audio-only bonus, Crawford recording sessions; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • A woman's face
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Victor Saville ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart and Elliot Paul, from the play "Il etait une fois" by Francis de Croisset ; directed by George Cukor
  • (1941 ; 106 min., b&w)
  • Disc 4.
  • Flamingo Road
  • a Warner Bros. release ; screen play by Robert Wilder ; based on a play by Robert and Sally Wilder ; directed by Micharl Curtiz ; produced by Jerry Wald
  • (1949 ; 94 min., b&w)
  • Disc 5.
  • Torch song
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by John Michael Hayes and Jan Lustig ; based on a story by I.A.R. White ; directed by Charles Walters ; produced by Henry Berman and Sidney Franklin, Jr.
  • Disc 1.
  • (1953 ; 89 min., col.)
  • Sadie McKee
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by John Meehan ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Clarence Brown
  • (1934 ; 93 min., b&w)
  • Disc 2. Strange cargo
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Lawrence Hazard ; based on the book "Not too narrow ... not too deep" by Richard Sale ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by Frank Borzage
  • (1940 ; 113 min., b&w)
  • Disc 3.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 495 min.)
Isbn
9781419852404
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569647459
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
2000000740-2000000744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)209834371
  • (OCoLC)ocn209834371
  • 724328
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Joan Crawford collection, Volume 2, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Five motion pictures featuring Joan Crawford, originally released between 1934 and 1953
  • Full screen (discs 1-4) and widescreen (disc 5) presentations
  • Special features: Disc 1: vintage comedy short, "Goofy movies #4"; classic cartoon, "Toyland broadcast"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 2: new featurette, "Gable & Crawford"; vintage short, "More about Nostradamus"; classic cartoon, "The lonesome stranger"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 3: vintage short, "You can't fool a camera"; classic cartoon, "Little Cesario"; audio-only bonus, two radio adaptations, one with Bette Davis and one with ida Lupino; theatrical trailer -- Disc 4: new featurette, "Crawford at Warners"; classic cartoon, "Curtain razor"; audio-only bonus, radio adaptation with the film's stars; theatrical trailer -- Disc 5: new featurette, "Tough baby: Torch song"; classic cartoon, "TV of tomorrow"; vintage Crawford "Jimmy Fund public service announcement" trailer; audio-only bonus, Crawford recording sessions; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • A woman's face
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Victor Saville ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart and Elliot Paul, from the play "Il etait une fois" by Francis de Croisset ; directed by George Cukor
  • (1941 ; 106 min., b&w)
  • Disc 4.
  • Flamingo Road
  • a Warner Bros. release ; screen play by Robert Wilder ; based on a play by Robert and Sally Wilder ; directed by Micharl Curtiz ; produced by Jerry Wald
  • (1949 ; 94 min., b&w)
  • Disc 5.
  • Torch song
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by John Michael Hayes and Jan Lustig ; based on a story by I.A.R. White ; directed by Charles Walters ; produced by Henry Berman and Sidney Franklin, Jr.
  • Disc 1.
  • (1953 ; 89 min., col.)
  • Sadie McKee
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by John Meehan ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Clarence Brown
  • (1934 ; 93 min., b&w)
  • Disc 2. Strange cargo
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Lawrence Hazard ; based on the book "Not too narrow ... not too deep" by Richard Sale ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by Frank Borzage
  • (1940 ; 113 min., b&w)
  • Disc 3.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 495 min.)
Isbn
9781419852404
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569647459
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
2000000740-2000000744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)209834371
  • (OCoLC)ocn209834371
  • 724328
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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