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The Resource Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, (videorecording)

Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, (videorecording)

Label
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection
Title
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection
Statement of responsibility
Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Title variation
Thanks for the memories collection
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Screenwriter
Author
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • (Thanks for the memory) "It's time for some old-fashioned romance when a stay-at-home author and his working wife discover their domestic roles aren't clear-cut in this comedy of errors."-Provided by publisher
  • (The cat and the canary) "Wally vows to protect an heiress who must spend the night in the haunted mansion of her late eccentric, millionaire uncle in order to inherit his fortune."--Provided by publisher
  • (The ghost breakers) "Ghosts and gags collide when a radio personality finds himself marooned on an island with a pretty traveler in a haunted castle filled with earthly and unearthly foes."--Provided by publisher
  • (Nothing but the truth) "After betting his colleagues that he can go 24 hours without telling a lie, a young stockbroker finds himself in hot water with his girlfriend and several influential people.--Provided by publisher
  • (Road to Morocco) "After surviving a shipwreck, two stowaways get mixed up with an exotic princess whose marriage proposal seems too good to be true."--Provided by publisher
  • (The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Provided by publisher
Related
Cataloging source
IHG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • (Thanks for the memory) Director of photography, Karl Struss; editor, Alma Ruth Macrorie; music, Boris Morros
  • (The cat and the canary) Director of photography, Charles Lang; editor, Archie Marshek; music, Ernst Toch
  • (The ghost breakers) Director of photography, Charles Lang; editor, Ellsworth Hoagland; music, Ernst Toch
  • (Nothing but the truth) Director of photography, Charles Lang, Jr.; editor, Alma Macrorie; music, Andrea Setaro
  • (Road to Morocco) Director of photography, William C. Mellor; editor, Irene Morra; music, Victor Young
  • (The paleface) Director of photography, Ray Rennahan; editor, Ellsworth Hoagland; music, Victor Young
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
  • (Thanks for the memory) Bob Hope, Shirley Ross, Charles Butterworth
  • (The cat and the canary) Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, John Beal
  • (The ghost breakers) Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Richard Carlson
  • (Nothing but the truth) Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Edward Arnold
  • (Road to Morocco) Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour
  • (The paleface) Bob Hope, Jane Russell, Robert Armstrong
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1959
  • 1891-1955
  • 1903-2003
  • 1913-1975
  • 1896-1946
  • 1896-1980
  • 1884-1947
  • 1911-1990
  • 1909-1997
  • 1885-1942
  • 1912-1977
  • 1885-1933
  • 1879-1951
  • 1900-1958
  • 1890-1956
  • 1882-1966
  • 1866-1922
  • 1894-1979
  • 1890-1967
  • 1903-1977
  • 1914-1996
  • 1900-1956
  • 1898-1964
  • 1911-2003
  • 1911-1995
  • 1921-2011
  • 1890-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Archainbaud, George
  • Starling, Lynn
  • Hope, Bob
  • Ross, Shirley
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Butterworth, Charles
  • Nugent, Elliott
  • DeLeon, Walter
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Beal, John
  • Willard, John
  • Marshall, George
  • Carlson, Richard
  • Dickey, Paul
  • Goddard, Charles
  • Hartman, Don
  • Englund, Ken
  • Arnold, Edward
  • Montgomery, James
  • Isham, Frederic Stewart
  • Butler, David
  • Butler, Frank
  • Crosby, Bing
  • Lamour, Dorothy
  • Young, Victor
  • McLeod, Norman Z.
  • Hartmann, Edmund L.
  • Tashlin, Frank
  • Rose, Jack
  • Russell, Jane
  • Armstrong, Robert
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
504
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex role
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Wills
  • Castaways
  • Millionaires
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Illegal arms transfers
  • Dentists
Technique
live action
Label
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of motion pictures produced in 1938 (Thanks for the memory), 1939 (The cat and the canary), 1940 (The ghost breakers), 1941 (Nothing but the truth), 1942 (Road to Morocco) and 1948 (The paleface)
  • Thanks for the memory is based on a play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich. The cat and the canary is based on the play by John Willard. The ghost breakers is based on a play by Paul Dickey and Charles W. Goddard. Nothing but the truth is based on the play by James Montgomery, which is based on the novel by Frederick S. Isham
  • Title from container
  • The first five features are in black and white. The Paleface is in color
  • "6 classic comedies starring the legendary Bob Hope."--Container
  • Special features: Bob Hope and the road to success; Entertaining the troops; Command performance 1944; original theatrical trailers ; Command performance 1945; Hollywood Victory Caravan; sing-alongs; photo gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. Thanks for the memory / Adolph Zukor presents ; a Paramount Picture ; directed by George Archainbaud ; screen play by Lynn Starling (1938 ; 79 min.) ; The cat and the canary / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Elliott Nugent ; screen play by Walter De Leon and Lynn Starling (1939 ; 75 min.) -- Disc 2. The ghost breakers / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by George Marshall ; screen play by Walter De Leon (1940 ; 85 min.) ; Nothing but the truth / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Elliott Nugent ; screen play by Don Hartman and Ken Englund (1941 ; 91 min.) -- Disc 3. Road to Morocco / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by David Butler ; original screen play by Frank Butler and Don Hartman (1942 ; 83 min.) ; The paleface / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod ; original screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Frank Tashlin ; additional dialogue by Jack Rose (1948 ; 91 min.)
Control code
648772398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (504 min.)
Form of item
microfilm
Lccn
00566159
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192048272
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
61112241
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00566159
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (aspect ratio 1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of motion pictures produced in 1938 (Thanks for the memory), 1939 (The cat and the canary), 1940 (The ghost breakers), 1941 (Nothing but the truth), 1942 (Road to Morocco) and 1948 (The paleface)
  • Thanks for the memory is based on a play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich. The cat and the canary is based on the play by John Willard. The ghost breakers is based on a play by Paul Dickey and Charles W. Goddard. Nothing but the truth is based on the play by James Montgomery, which is based on the novel by Frederick S. Isham
  • Title from container
  • The first five features are in black and white. The Paleface is in color
  • "6 classic comedies starring the legendary Bob Hope."--Container
  • Special features: Bob Hope and the road to success; Entertaining the troops; Command performance 1944; original theatrical trailers ; Command performance 1945; Hollywood Victory Caravan; sing-alongs; photo gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. Thanks for the memory / Adolph Zukor presents ; a Paramount Picture ; directed by George Archainbaud ; screen play by Lynn Starling (1938 ; 79 min.) ; The cat and the canary / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Elliott Nugent ; screen play by Walter De Leon and Lynn Starling (1939 ; 75 min.) -- Disc 2. The ghost breakers / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by George Marshall ; screen play by Walter De Leon (1940 ; 85 min.) ; Nothing but the truth / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Elliott Nugent ; screen play by Don Hartman and Ken Englund (1941 ; 91 min.) -- Disc 3. Road to Morocco / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by David Butler ; original screen play by Frank Butler and Don Hartman (1942 ; 83 min.) ; The paleface / a Paramount Picture ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod ; original screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Frank Tashlin ; additional dialogue by Jack Rose (1948 ; 91 min.)
Control code
648772398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (504 min.)
Form of item
microfilm
Lccn
00566159
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192048272
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
61112241
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00566159
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (aspect ratio 1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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