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The Resource The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists, (videorecording)

The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists, (videorecording)

Label
The great dictator
Title
The great dictator
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • chikorporspatha
  • eng
Summary
Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers
Member of
Cataloging source
WEL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Karl Struss, Roland Totheroh ; editor, William Nico ; music, Meredith Wilson
Language note
English or French soundtrack, English intertitles, and optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich
Runtime
120
Series statement
Chaplin collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists, (videorecording)
Label
The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series
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Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790780641
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393765026
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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