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The Resource D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln, screenplay by Stephen Vincent Benet ; produced and directed by D. W. Griffith, (videorecording)

D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln, screenplay by Stephen Vincent Benet ; produced and directed by D. W. Griffith, (videorecording)

Label
D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln
Title
D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Stephen Vincent Benet ; produced and directed by D. W. Griffith
Title variation
Abraham Lincoln
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Directed by D.W. Griffith, this Lincoln effort was one of the great talking films of the post-silent film era. These brief vignettes about Lincoln's early life include his birth, early jobs, his affair with Ann Rutledge, his courtship of Mary Todd and the Lincoln/Douglas debates. His presidency and the Civil War are followed in more detail, and the film concludes with the assassination
Cataloging source
ZJB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Karl Struss ; editors, John W. Considine Jr., James Smith ; music, Hugo Riesenfeld
Intended audience
Not Rated
PerformerNote
Walter Huston, Una Merkel, William L. Thorne, Lucille La Verne, Helen Freeman, Kay Hammond, E. Alyn Warren. Jason Robards, Sr., Ian Keith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1948
  • 1898-1943
  • 1884-1950
  • 1903-1986
  • 1878-1948
  • 1872-1945
  • 1874-1940
  • 1899-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Benét, Stephen Vincent
  • Huston, Walter
  • Merkel, Una
  • Thorne, William L.
  • La Verne, Lucille
  • Freeman, Helen
  • Hammond, Kay
  • Warren, E. Alyn
  • Robards, Jason
  • Keith, Ian
  • Digiview Productions
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Lincoln, Abraham
Technique
live action
Label
D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln, screenplay by Stephen Vincent Benet ; produced and directed by D. W. Griffith, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion picture in 1930
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm62119594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Lccn
00456031
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
872322002358
Other physical details
sd., b&w;
Publisher number
MV-601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln, screenplay by Stephen Vincent Benet ; produced and directed by D. W. Griffith, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion picture in 1930
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm62119594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Lccn
00456031
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
872322002358
Other physical details
sd., b&w;
Publisher number
MV-601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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