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Title The general ; Cops ; Playhouse [(DVD) videorecording].

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino International : Kino on Video, [1999]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F GEN    DUE 03-02-20
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F GEN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Art of Buster Keaton.
System Details DVD, digitally mastered.
Language Silent with English intertitles and music soundtrack.
Note Title from container.
The general adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary [The general] A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. [The playhouse] A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. [Cops] A comedy of errors 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.
Contents The general. Joseph M. Schenck presents a United Artists production; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman; adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith. Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes. Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines. Music, Robert Israel. (1926, 75 min.) -- The playhouse. Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Robert Israel. (1921, 23 min.) -- Cops. Joseph M. Schenck presents; First National Pictures, Inc.; Comique Film Company; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Gaylord Carter. (1922, 18 min.).
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Confederate States of America -- History -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Railroads -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Theaters -- Employees -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Added Author Schenck, Joseph M., 1877-1961.
Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966.
Bruckman, Clyde, 1894-1955.
Boasberg, Al, 1892-1937.
Smith, Charles.
Mack, Marion, 1902-1989.
Barnes, Frank.
Fox, Virginia, 1902-1982.
Cline, Edward, 1892-1961.
Jennings, Dev.
Haines, Bert.
Israel, Robert.
Shepard, David.
Carter, Gaylord.
Pittenger, William, 1840-1904. Great locomotive chase.
Kino International Corporation.
United Artists Corporation.
First National Pictures, Inc.
Comique Film Corporation.
Added Title General
Cops.
Playhouse.
Standard No. 738329013127
Music No. K131 Kino International
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