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The Resource Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin, (videorecording)

Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin, (videorecording)

Label
Limelight
Title
Limelight
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin
Contributor
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former vaudeville star, Calvero, a once beloved musical-comedy performer, is now a washed-up alcoholic who lives in a small London flat. A glimmer of hope arrives when he meets a beautiful but melancholy ballerina who lives downstairs
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Member of
GAqegZabKS4
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Limelight (Motion picture : 1952)
Credits note
Music composed by Charles Chaplin ; arranged by Ray Rasch and Charles Chaplin ; conducted by Keith Williams ; director of photography, Karl Struss ; art director, Eugene Lourie ; editor, Joe Inge ; wardrobe designed by Riley Thorne
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L5567 1952b
PerformerNote
Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton, Sydney Chaplin, Norman Lloyd, Andre Eglevsky, Melissa Hayden, Marjorie Bennett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1931-
  • 1895-1953
  • 1895-1966
  • 1914-
  • 1894-1982
  • 1917-1964
  • 1924-2008
  • 1886-1981
  • 1943-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Chaplin, Sydney
  • Lloyd, Norman
  • Eglevsky, André
  • Hayden, Melissa
  • Bennett, Marjorie
  • Rasch, Ray
  • Williams, Keith
  • Struss, Karl
  • Lourié, Eugene
  • Inge, Joe
  • Thorne, Riley
  • Robinso, David
  • Brock, Timothy
  • Bagh, Peter von
  • Janus Films
  • MK2 Diffusion (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Comedians
  • Ballet dancers
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD release of the 1952 motion picture
  • Special features: New 4K digital restoration; Disc 2: Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacy (a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinson); Claire Bloom and Norman Lloyd (new interviews with the actors from 2015 and 2012); Chaplin today: "Limelight" (a 2002 documentary on the film); Outtake (scene involving an old, armless friend of Calvero's that was removed before the film's worldwide distribution); Charlie Chaplin reads from Footlights (archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights which is the basis for Limelight); Short films: A night in the show (1915 ; 25 min., accompanied by a 2014 score by composer Timothy Brock), The professor (1919 ; 7 min., uncompleted film); Trailers. Booklet includes an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. [The movie] -- Disc 2. [Special features]
Control code
sky274652615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 minutes)
Isbn
9781604659948
Lccn
be2015014995
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2482DDVD
  • CC2482D
  • CC2482D-1
  • CC2482D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
NTSC, region 1 ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD release of the 1952 motion picture
  • Special features: New 4K digital restoration; Disc 2: Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacy (a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinson); Claire Bloom and Norman Lloyd (new interviews with the actors from 2015 and 2012); Chaplin today: "Limelight" (a 2002 documentary on the film); Outtake (scene involving an old, armless friend of Calvero's that was removed before the film's worldwide distribution); Charlie Chaplin reads from Footlights (archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights which is the basis for Limelight); Short films: A night in the show (1915 ; 25 min., accompanied by a 2014 score by composer Timothy Brock), The professor (1919 ; 7 min., uncompleted film); Trailers. Booklet includes an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. [The movie] -- Disc 2. [Special features]
Control code
sky274652615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 minutes)
Isbn
9781604659948
Lccn
be2015014995
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2482DDVD
  • CC2482D
  • CC2482D-1
  • CC2482D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
NTSC, region 1 ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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