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The Resource The ghost breakers, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay writer, Walter DeLeon ; director, George Marshall, (videorecording)

The ghost breakers, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay writer, Walter DeLeon ; director, George Marshall, (videorecording)

Label
The ghost breakers
Title
The ghost breakers
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; screenplay writer, Walter DeLeon ; director, George Marshall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Larry Lawrence (Hope), a Manhattan radio commentator sought in connection with a murder he did not commit, eludes New York police by hiding in a steamer trunk. Soon the trunk and Larry are aboard a ship bound for Cuba, where the trunk's owner, pretty Mary Carter (Goddard), is sailing to take possession of a recent inheritance: a haunted castle
Cataloging source
SDE
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue (2.0 mono); captioned in English; subtitles in French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Richard Carlson, Paul Lukas, Anthony Quinn, Willie Best
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • d. 1947
  • 1891-1975
  • 1903-
  • 1912-1977
  • 1894-1971
  • 1915-
  • 1916-1962
  • 1885-1933
  • 1879-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeLeon, Walter
  • Marshall, George
  • Hope, Bob
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Carlson, Richard
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Best, Willie
  • Dickey, Paul
  • Goddard, Charles
  • Paramount Pictures, inc
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
85
Series statement
Bob Hope, the tribute collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Haunted castles
  • Comedy films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost breakers, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay writer, Walter DeLeon ; director, George Marshall, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full screen (1.33:1); Dolby digital; Region 1 encoded; dual-layer format; interActual PC friendly 2.0
  • Based on a play by Paul Dickey and Charles W. Goddard
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: entertaining the troops; command performance 1944; Hollywood victory caravan; photography gallery; theatrical trailer; production notes; cast and filmmakers; DVD-ROM features
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49541420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 25 min.)
Isbn
9780783255088
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192121326
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
21213
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; DVD-ROM
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ghost breakers, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay writer, Walter DeLeon ; director, George Marshall, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Full screen (1.33:1); Dolby digital; Region 1 encoded; dual-layer format; interActual PC friendly 2.0
  • Based on a play by Paul Dickey and Charles W. Goddard
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: entertaining the troops; command performance 1944; Hollywood victory caravan; photography gallery; theatrical trailer; production notes; cast and filmmakers; DVD-ROM features
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49541420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 25 min.)
Isbn
9780783255088
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192121326
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
21213
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; DVD-ROM
Video recording format
DVD

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