The Resource Battling Butler : The haunted house ; The frozen North, Kino International, (videorecording ;)

Battling Butler : The haunted house ; The frozen North, Kino International, (videorecording ;)

Label
Battling Butler : The haunted house ; The frozen North
Title
Battling Butler
Title remainder
The haunted house ; The frozen North
Statement of responsibility
Kino International
Title variation
  • Buster Keaton in Battling Butler
  • Haunted house
  • Frozen North
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Battling Butler: A fragile young man is sent into the country by his father in hopes that his masculinity will blossom. There he is mistaken for a renowned prizefighter
  • The haunted house: An unfortunate bank clerk takes refuge in a mansion rigged with a series of frightening booby traps
  • The frozen North: A Yukon metropolis is the snowbound setting for this parody of movie legends William S. Hart and Erich von Stroheim
Member of
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Battling butler: photography, J. D. Jennings, Bert Haines ; music arranged by Robert Israel
  • The haunted house: music arranged by Robert Israel
  • The frozen North: musical setting, Alexander Rannie
Language note
Silent films with English intertitles and original music scores
PerformerNote
  • Battling Butler: Buster Keaton, Snitz Edwards, Sally O'Neil, Walter James, Bud Fine, Francis McDonald, Mary O'Brien, Tom Wilson, Eddie Borden
  • The haunted house: Buster Keaton, [Virginia Fox, Joe Roberts]
  • The frozen North: Buster Keaton, [Joe Roberts, Sybil Seely, Bonnie Hill, Freeman Wood]
Runtime
109
Series statement
Art of Buster Keaton
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Battling Butler : The haunted house ; The frozen North, Kino International, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of films originally released as motion pictures, 1921-1926
  • Digitally mastered from archival prints with original musical scores
  • Battling Butler: "adapted from the stage success of the same name by Paul Gerard Smith, Al Boasberg, Charles H. Smith, and Lex Neal"
  • "'The frozen North' apparently survives only in fragmentary condition. It is here reproduced from the best available copy"--Screen
  • Series produced for video by David Shepard
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Battling Butler / Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production ; directed by Buster Keaton (1926, 71 min.) -- The haunted house / Joseph M. Schenck presents ; Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline (1921, 21 min.) -- The frozen North / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline (1923, 17 min.)
Control code
ocn746929902
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted, b&w
Publisher number
K128 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746929902
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Battling Butler : The haunted house ; The frozen North, Kino International, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of films originally released as motion pictures, 1921-1926
  • Digitally mastered from archival prints with original musical scores
  • Battling Butler: "adapted from the stage success of the same name by Paul Gerard Smith, Al Boasberg, Charles H. Smith, and Lex Neal"
  • "'The frozen North' apparently survives only in fragmentary condition. It is here reproduced from the best available copy"--Screen
  • Series produced for video by David Shepard
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Battling Butler / Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production ; directed by Buster Keaton (1926, 71 min.) -- The haunted house / Joseph M. Schenck presents ; Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline (1921, 21 min.) -- The frozen North / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline (1923, 17 min.)
Control code
ocn746929902
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted, b&w
Publisher number
K128 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746929902
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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