The Resource The Great dictator, (DVD)

The Great dictator, (DVD)

Label
The Great dictator
Title
The Great dictator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chaplin in 2 roles in his 1st "talkie" : a Jewish barber facing the constant threat of storm troopers & religous persecution, and the great dictator Adenoid Hynkel (a lampoon of Hitler). DVD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer and director, Charles Chaplin; screenplay, Charles Chaplin, directors of photography, Karl Stauss, Roland Totheroh; film editor, William Nico; musical direction, Meredith Willson
Language note
In English, French and Spanish, with English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai and Korean subtitles
PerformerNote
Cast: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1889-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Chaplin, Charlie
Runtime
120
Series statement
Chaplin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hitler, Adolf
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Great dictator, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, with Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich."
  • Date on disc 2: 2002
  • "All-new digital transfer from Chaplin family vault picture and audio elements."
  • Standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Dual layer format
  • Censorship classification : G
  • Videodisc release of the 1940 motion picture
Contents
Special features: The tramp and the dictator: a documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft which parallels the lives of Chaplin and Hitler, born the same week of the same year (55 min.) -- The production filmed in colour by Sidney Chaplin (25 min.) -- Charlie the Barber: a scene shot by Chaplin for his short, Sunnyside, but deleted from the finished film (7 min.) -- Scene from Monsieur Verdoux (1947) (3 min.) -- Scenes from films in the Chaplin Collection (23 min.) -- Photo gallery
Control code
000024832051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (120 min.)
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
System details
Region 1 player
Label
The Great dictator, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Produced, written and directed by Charles Chaplin, with Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich."
  • Date on disc 2: 2002
  • "All-new digital transfer from Chaplin family vault picture and audio elements."
  • Standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Dual layer format
  • Censorship classification : G
  • Videodisc release of the 1940 motion picture
Contents
Special features: The tramp and the dictator: a documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft which parallels the lives of Chaplin and Hitler, born the same week of the same year (55 min.) -- The production filmed in colour by Sidney Chaplin (25 min.) -- Charlie the Barber: a scene shot by Chaplin for his short, Sunnyside, but deleted from the finished film (7 min.) -- Scene from Monsieur Verdoux (1947) (3 min.) -- Scenes from films in the Chaplin Collection (23 min.) -- Photo gallery
Control code
000024832051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (120 min.)
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
System details
Region 1 player

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
Processing Feedback ...