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The Resource Limelight, produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, (DVD videorecording)

Limelight, produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Limelight
Title
Limelight
Statement of responsibility
produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A masterful drama about the twilight of a former vaudeville star is among the writer/director's most touching films. Calvero, a once beloved musical-comedy performer, now a washed-up alcoholic who lives in a small London flat. A glimmer of hope arrives when he meets a beautiful but melancholy ballerina who lives downstairs
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Composer, Charles Chaplin ; director of photography, Karl Struss ; editor, Joe Inge
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton, Sydney Chaplin, Melissa Hayden
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1931-
  • 1895-1953
  • 1895-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Chaplin, Sydney
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
137
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Ballet dancers
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Limelight, produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1952 motion picture
  • Special edition features: New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey, a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinso; New interviews with actors; Chaplin today: "Limelight," a 2002 documentary on the film; Outtake from the film; Archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights; Two short films by Chaplin; Trailers; Plus: an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2482DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906617543
  • (OCoLC)ocn906617543
  • 715886
System details
DVD ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Limelight, produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1952 motion picture
  • Special edition features: New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey, a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinso; New interviews with actors; Chaplin today: "Limelight," a 2002 documentary on the film; Outtake from the film; Archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights; Two short films by Chaplin; Trailers; Plus: an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2482DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906617543
  • (OCoLC)ocn906617543
  • 715886
System details
DVD ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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