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The Resource The general, a United Artists production ; Joseph M. Schenck presents ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, (videorecording)

The general, a United Artists production ; Joseph M. Schenck presents ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, (videorecording)

Label
The general
Title
The general
Statement of responsibility
a United Artists production ; Joseph M. Schenck presents ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rejected by the Confederate Army as unfit and taken for a coward by his beloved, Annabelle Lee, young Johnnie Gray sets out to single-handedly win the war with the help of his cherished locomotive, The general. Commonly regarded as Buster Keaton's masterpiece, this non-stop action comedy is filled with chases, suspense, romance and the passions of war
Member of
Cataloging source
WC4
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
General (Motion picture : 1927)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Bert Haines and Devereaux Jennings ; art director, Fred Gabourie ; editors, Buster Keaton, Sherman Kell ; music, Robert Israel, William P. Perry
Language note
Silent film with musical accompaniment
PerformerNote
Buster Keaton, Charles Smith, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Jim Farley, Frank Barnes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1966
  • 1894-1955
  • 1865-1942
  • 1902-1989
  • 1883-1962
  • 1882-1947
  • 1875?-1940
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Smith, Charles H.
  • Mack, Marion
  • Cavender, Glen
  • Farley, J. L.
  • Allen, Richard
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Delta Entertainment Corporation
Runtime
107
Series statement
History of cinema
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  • Railroad trains
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The general, a United Artists production ; Joseph M. Schenck presents ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Digitally remastered
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1927
  • Adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55056748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Lccn
00426817
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
018111234498
Other physical details
si., b&w
Publisher number
82 344
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
The general, a United Artists production ; Joseph M. Schenck presents ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Digitally remastered
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1927
  • Adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55056748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Lccn
00426817
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
018111234498
Other physical details
si., b&w
Publisher number
82 344
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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