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The Resource The general : The playhouse ; Cops, Film Preservation Associates ; directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Eddie Cline, (DVD videorecording ;)

The general : The playhouse ; Cops, Film Preservation Associates ; directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Eddie Cline, (DVD videorecording ;)

Label
The general : The playhouse ; Cops
Title
The general
Title remainder
The playhouse ; Cops
Statement of responsibility
Film Preservation Associates ; directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Eddie Cline
Title variation
  • Playhouse
  • Cops
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The General is a locomotive beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War singlehandedly. The playhouse is a comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts; includes the "dream" sequence. Cops is a comedy of error and circumstance in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct
Cataloging source
COA
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Virginia Fox
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1966
  • 1894-1955
  • 1892-1961
  • 1877-1961
  • 1902-1989
  • 1902-1982
  • 1840-1904
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Cline, Edward
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Mack, Marion
  • Fox, Virginia
  • Pittenger, William
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Technique
live action
Label
The general : The playhouse ; Cops, Film Preservation Associates ; directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Eddie Cline, (DVD videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Silent film with musical score; English intertitles
  • Digitally mastered from archive prints featuring an original musical score
  • Title from disc
  • The General is based on William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • General
  • Playhouse
  • Cops
Control code
ocm664446685
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K331
Sound on medium or separate
unknown
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664446685
  • (Sirsi) a728865
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The general : The playhouse ; Cops, Film Preservation Associates ; directors, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Eddie Cline, (DVD videorecording ;)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Silent film with musical score; English intertitles
  • Digitally mastered from archive prints featuring an original musical score
  • Title from disc
  • The General is based on William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • General
  • Playhouse
  • Cops
Control code
ocm664446685
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K331
Sound on medium or separate
unknown
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664446685
  • (Sirsi) a728865
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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