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The Resource Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Tod Browning production ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed by Tod Browning

Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Tod Browning production ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed by Tod Browning

Label
Freaks
Title
Freaks
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Tod Browning production ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed by Tod Browning
Title variation
Tod Browning's amazing production of Freaks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus performers
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cast: Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova, Rosco Ates
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1880-1962
  • 1898-1966
  • 1905-1977
  • 1899-1974
  • 1895-1962
  • 1888-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browning, Tod
  • Ford, Wallace
  • Hyams, Leila
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Ates, Roscoe
  • Robbins, Tod
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
62
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Circus performers
  • Freak shows
  • Sideshows
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Tod Browning production ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed by Tod Browning
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story: Spurs
  • Special features: commentary by David J. Skal, author of "Dark Carnival: the Secret World of Tod Browning, Hollywood's master of the macabre"; all-new documentary, Freaks: Sideshow Cinema; special message prologue added for theatrical reissue; 3 alternate endings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
594837
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790746548
System details
DVD; standard version; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Tod Browning production ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed by Tod Browning
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story: Spurs
  • Special features: commentary by David J. Skal, author of "Dark Carnival: the Secret World of Tod Browning, Hollywood's master of the macabre"; all-new documentary, Freaks: Sideshow Cinema; special message prologue added for theatrical reissue; 3 alternate endings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
594837
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790746548
System details
DVD; standard version; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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