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Title 6 short films [(DVD) videorecording].

Publication Info. [Irvington, New York] : Criterion Collection, 2000.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F SIX    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 79
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 79.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Subtitle for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Cast W.C. Fields.
Contents Pool sharks / director, Edwin Middleton (si., 13 min., 1915) -- Golf specialist / producer, Louis Brock ; director, Monte Brice (sd., 20 min., 1930) -- Dentist / director, Leslie Pearce ; producer, Mack Sennett (sd., 22 min., 1930 -- Fatal glass of beer / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Clyde Bruckman (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Pharmacist / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 20 min., 1933) -- Barber shop / producer, Mack Sennett ; director, Arthur Ripley (sd., 21 min., 1933).
Summary This compilation of films pays tribute to America's cantankerous comedy genius, W.C. Fields. Legendary one-liners and slapstick routines are preserved in these early shorts that chronicle the development of Fields' irascible screen persona.
Note "Janus Films."
Subject Pool (Game) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Golf -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Dentists -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Short films.
Comedy films.
Silent films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Fields, W. C. (William Claude), 1880-1946.
Middleton, Edwin.
Brock, Lou, 1892-1971.
Brice, Monte, -1962.
Pearce, Leslie.
Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960.
Bruckman, Clyde, 1894-1955.
Ripley, Arthur, 1895-1961.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Janus Films.
Added Title W.C. Fields : 6 short films
Six short films
Pool sharks.
Golf specialist.
Fatal glass of beer.
Barber shop.
ISBN 1559409053
Standard No. 715515010726
Music No. CC1557D Criterion Collection
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