The Resource The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by George Cukor

The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by George Cukor

Label
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger
Title
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by George Cukor
Title variation
  • David Copperfield
  • Charles Dickens' David Copperfield
Contributor
Actor
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Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
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Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Dickens' classic story about an orphaned boy who, with the help of a kindly aunt, escapes his stepfather's cruelty and grows up to become a successful author
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; musical score by Herbert Stothart
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English soundtrack ; optional Spanish, English, Portuguese or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D38 2013
PerformerNote
W.C. Fields, Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, Madge Evans, Edna May Oliver, Lewis Stone, Frank Lawton, Freddie Bartholomew, Elizabeth Allan, Roland Young, Basil Rathbone, Elsa Lanchester
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1983
  • 1902-1965
  • 1884-1941
  • 1884-1978
  • 1880-1946
  • 1878-1954
  • 1911-1998
  • 1904-1969
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cukor, George
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Walpole, Hugh
  • Estabrook, Howard
  • Fields, W. C.
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • O'Sullivan, Maureen
  • Lawton, Frank
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
131
Series statement
Archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Orphans
  • Young men
  • Child labor
  • England
  • Authors
  • Authors
  • Child labor
  • Manners and customs
  • Orphans
  • Young men
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by George Cukor
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Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • Special features: 2 vintage technicolor musical shorts "Pirate party on Catalina Isle" and "Two hearts in wax time"; Classic cartoon "Poor little me"; audio-only bonus, "Leo is on the air" radio promo
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
ocn862124014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860144
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1000435112
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)862124014
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by George Cukor
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • Special features: 2 vintage technicolor musical shorts "Pirate party on Catalina Isle" and "Two hearts in wax time"; Classic cartoon "Poor little me"; audio-only bonus, "Leo is on the air" radio promo
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
ocn862124014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860144
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1000435112
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)862124014
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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