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The Resource Modern times, mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven

Modern times, mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven

Label
Modern times
Title
Modern times
Statement of responsibility
mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven
Title variation
Charlie Chaplin's Modern times
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When his boss demands more speed and efficiency, Chaplin goes crazy from his repetitious assembly line job. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but occasional voices emanate from radios and television screens
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
OBE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composer, Charlie Chaplin ; conductor, Alfred Newman ; arranged by Edward Powell, David Raskin ; recorded by Paul Neal, Frank Maher ; settings, Charles D. Hall, Russell Spencer ; photography, Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan
Language note
  • Silent film with some audio and English intertitles and musical score
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Stanley Sandford, Chester Conklin, Hank Mann, Stanley Blystone, Allan Garcia, Dick Alexander, Cecil Reynolds, Myra McKinney, Murdoch McQuarrie, Wilfred Lucas, Ed le Saint, Fred Malatesta, Sam Stein, Juana Sutton, Ted Oliver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1886-1977
  • 1911-1990
  • 1870-1946
  • 1894-1961
  • 1888-1971
  • 1887-1971
  • 1894-1956
  • 1887-1938
  • 1902-1989
  • 1880-1947
  • 1878-1942
  • 1871-1940
  • 1905-1966
  • 1892-1957
  • 1901-1970
  • 1890-1967
  • 1889-1959
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • De Haven, Carter
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Bergman, Henry
  • Sandford, Stanley
  • Conklin, Chester
  • Mann, Hank
  • Blystone, Stanley
  • Garcia, Allan
  • Alexander, Richard
  • Reynolds, Cecil
  • McKinney, Mira
  • MacQuarrie, Murdock
  • Lucas, Wilfred
  • LeSaint, Edward
  • Malatesta, Fred
  • Stein, Sam
  • Sutton, Juana
  • Oliver, Ted
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Totheroh, Roland H.
  • Morgan, Ira
  • Austerlitz, Saul
  • Haven, Lisa Stein
  • Janus Films
  • MK2 Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
87
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
543
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Factories
  • Working class
  • Depressions
  • Tramps
Technique
live action
Label
Modern times, mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/448/000000000010448089.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Booklet (36 p.) contains "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz; "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1; new, restored 2K-resolution digital transfer
  • Special features: commentary by Chaplin biographer David Robinson; "Modern times: a closer look," a visual essay by Chaplin historian Jeffrey Vance; "A bucket of water and a glass matte," where visual and sound effects experts Craig Barron and Ben Burtt discuss techniques used in Modern times; "Silent traces: Modern times," a visual essay by John Bengtson; "David Raksin and the score," an interview with composer David Raksin; "Two bits," deleted scenes; trailers; "All at sea," an 8mm film of a weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke; "Susan Cooke Kittredge," an interview with Cooke's daughter; "The rink," Charlie Chaplin's eighth film (1916); "For the first time," a documentary film by Octavio Cortazar (1967); "Chaplin today: Modern times," a documentary by Philippe Truffault with filmmakers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne (2003)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.)
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
884842
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604653519
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515064712
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1957BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604653519
  • (OCoLC)713036890
System details
  • Blu-ray; region A; uncompressed monaural soundtrack
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Modern times, mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/448/000000000010448089.gif
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Booklet (36 p.) contains "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz; "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1; new, restored 2K-resolution digital transfer
  • Special features: commentary by Chaplin biographer David Robinson; "Modern times: a closer look," a visual essay by Chaplin historian Jeffrey Vance; "A bucket of water and a glass matte," where visual and sound effects experts Craig Barron and Ben Burtt discuss techniques used in Modern times; "Silent traces: Modern times," a visual essay by John Bengtson; "David Raksin and the score," an interview with composer David Raksin; "Two bits," deleted scenes; trailers; "All at sea," an 8mm film of a weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke; "Susan Cooke Kittredge," an interview with Cooke's daughter; "The rink," Charlie Chaplin's eighth film (1916); "For the first time," a documentary film by Octavio Cortazar (1967); "Chaplin today: Modern times," a documentary by Philippe Truffault with filmmakers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne (2003)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.)
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
884842
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604653519
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515064712
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1957BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604653519
  • (OCoLC)713036890
System details
  • Blu-ray; region A; uncompressed monaural soundtrack
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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