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Title The extraordinary world of Charley Bowers [(Blu-ray) videorecording] : 17 short films, 1917-1940 / from Blackhawk Films and Lobster Films ; presented by Flicker Alley.

Publication Info. [Los Angeles, California] : Flicker Alley, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F EXTRAO    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (288 minutes) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
Physical Medium stamping rdapm
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
video file rdaft
all regions rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details Blu-ray; all regions; DTS-HD master audio 2.0; Region A, B, C.
Language Silent films with intertitles in English or French and optional subtitles in English and French. Original intertitles were in English; prints used for this video had intertitles which were either the original English or had been translated into French or Czech; introductory material in English.
Note Title from container.
Cast Charley Bowers.
Credits Produced and/or directed by Charlie Bowers ; some co-directed with H.L. Muller ; Oil can and does directed by Joseph Losey; music, Donald Sosin, Antonio Coppola, Neil Brand.
Summary "What for some audiences may be a delightful introduction, and others a fresh re-discovery, The Extraordinary World of Charley Bowers offers a rare portal into the imagination of one of the great innovators and creators of early cinema. Featuring new 2K transfers and new discoveries never been seen before, Flicker Alley, in association with Lobster Films and Blackhawk Films, invite you to experience the genius of cartoonist, animator, director, and comedian Charley Bowers"--Container.
Contents Disc 1. -- The extra-quick lunch (1917) -- AWOL, or, All wrong old laddiebuck (1918) -- Egged on (1926) -- He done his best (1926) -- Fatal footsteps (1926) -- Now you tell one (1926) -- A wild roomer (1926) -- Many a slip (1927). Disc 2. Nothing doing (1927) -- There it is (1928) -- Say ah-h! (fragment, 1928) -- Whoozit (fragment 1928) -- It's a bird (1930) -- Believe it or don't (1935) -- A sleepless night (1940) -- Wild oysters (1940) -- Oil can and does (1940)
Subject Puppets -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Bowers, Charles R., 1889-1946.
Genre Comedy films.
Silent films.
Animated films.
Short films.
Fiction films.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Bowers, Charles R., 1889-1946, actor, film producer, film director, animator.
Muller, Harold L., film director, director of photography.
Losey, Joseph, film director.
Bromberg, Serge, on-screen presenter, writer of introduction.
R-C Pictures Corporation, production company.
Film Booking Offices, production company.
Flicker Alley (Firm), publisher.
Blackhawk Films.
Lobster Films (Firm)
Standard No. 617311686498
Music No. FA0064 Flicker Alley
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