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The Resource Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin

Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin

Label
Limelight
Title
Limelight
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Arranger of music
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A masterful drama about the twilight of a former vaudeville star is among the writer/director2s most touching films. Calvero, a once beloved musical-comedy performer, now a washed-up alcoholic who lives in a small London flat. A glimmer of hope arrives when he meets a beautiful but melancholy ballerina who lives downstairs
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Limelight (Motion picture : 1952)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Music composed by Charles Chaplin ; arranged by Ray Rasch and Charles Chaplin ; conducted by Keith Williams ; director of photography, Karl Struss ; art director, Eugene Lourie ; editor, Joe Inge ; wardrobe designed by Riley Thorne
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L564 2015
PerformerNote
Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton, Sydney Chaplin, Norman Lloyd, Andre Eglevsky, Melissa Hayden, Marjorie Bennett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1931-
  • 1895-1953
  • 1895-1966
  • 1914-
  • 1894-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Chaplin, Sydney
  • Lloyd, Norman
  • Eglevsky, André
  • Hayden, Melissa
  • Bennett, Marjorie
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
137
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Ballet dancers
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Ballet dancers
  • Comedians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
Technique
live action
Label
Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Special edition features: New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey, a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinso; New interviews with actors; Chaplin today: "Limelight," a 2002 documentary on the film; Outtake from the film; Archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights; Two short films by Chaplin; Trailers; Plus: an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906617574
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659931
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146210
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2481BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906617574
System details
Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player; full screen (aspect ratio 1.37:1)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Limelight, Janus Films ; mk2 Diffusion ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Special edition features: New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey, a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinso; New interviews with actors; Chaplin today: "Limelight," a 2002 documentary on the film; Outtake from the film; Archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights; Two short films by Chaplin; Trailers; Plus: an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906617574
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659931
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146210
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2481BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906617574
System details
Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player; full screen (aspect ratio 1.37:1)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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