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The Resource Limelight, original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin ; a United Artists release

Limelight, original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin ; a United Artists release

Label
Limelight
Title
Limelight
Statement of responsibility
original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin ; a United Artists release
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Arranger of music
Art director
Conductor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Filmmaker
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A masterful drama about the twilight of a former vaudeville star is among the writer/director's 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
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Limelight (Motion picture : 1952)
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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 ; choreography by Andre Eglevsky, Melissa Hayden, Charles Chaplin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
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
  • 1917-1964
  • 1924-2008
  • 1886-1981
  • 1930-
  • 1943-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Chaplin, Sydney
  • Lloyd, Norman
  • Eglevsky, André
  • Hayden, Melissa
  • Bennett, Marjorie
  • Rasch, Ray
  • Williams, Keith
  • Struss, Karl
  • Lourié, Eugene
  • Inge, Joe
  • Thorne, Riley
  • Robinson, David
  • Brock, Timothy
  • Bagh, Peter von
  • Celebrated Films Corp
  • United Artists (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
137
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
756
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, original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin ; a United Artists release
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, disc 2: Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey (a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinson); Claire Bloom and Norman Lloyd (new interviews with the actors from 2015 and 2012); Chaplin today: "Limelight" (a 2002 documentary on the film); Outtake (scene involving an old, armless friend of Calvero's that was removed before the film's worldwide distribution); Charlie Chaplin reads from Footlights (archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights which is the basis for Limelight); Short films: A night in the show (1915 ; 25 min., accompanied by a 2014 score by composer Timothy Brock), The professor (1919 ; 7 min., uncomplete film); Trailers. Booklet includes an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
  • Originally produced in 1951; released in 1952; copyright held by Celebrated Films Corp
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. [Feature film] -- disc 2. [Special features]
Control code
ocn906617543
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD edition; full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659948
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2482DDVD
  • CC2482D
  • CC2482D-1
  • CC2482D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906617543
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Limelight, original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin ; directed by Charles Chaplin ; a United Artists release
Publication
Note
  • Special features, disc 2: Chaplin's "Limelight": Its evolution and intimacey (a new video essay by Charlie Chaplin biographer David Robinson); Claire Bloom and Norman Lloyd (new interviews with the actors from 2015 and 2012); Chaplin today: "Limelight" (a 2002 documentary on the film); Outtake (scene involving an old, armless friend of Calvero's that was removed before the film's worldwide distribution); Charlie Chaplin reads from Footlights (archival audio recording of Charlie Chaplin reading two short excerpts from his novella Footlights which is the basis for Limelight); Short films: A night in the show (1915 ; 25 min., accompanied by a 2014 score by composer Timothy Brock), The professor (1919 ; 7 min., uncomplete film); Trailers. Booklet includes an essay by critic Peter von Bagh
  • Originally produced in 1951; released in 1952; copyright held by Celebrated Films Corp
Accompanying material
1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. [Feature film] -- disc 2. [Special features]
Control code
ocn906617543
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD edition; full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604659948
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515146319
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2482DDVD
  • CC2482D
  • CC2482D-1
  • CC2482D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906617543
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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