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The Resource Go West, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Jack Cummings ; original screen play by Irving Brecher ; directed by Edward Buzzell. The big store / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Louis K. Sidney ; screenplay by Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg and Ray Golden ; original story by Nat Perrin ; directed by Charles Riesner

Go West, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Jack Cummings ; original screen play by Irving Brecher ; directed by Edward Buzzell. The big store / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Louis K. Sidney ; screenplay by Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg and Ray Golden ; original story by Nat Perrin ; directed by Charles Riesner

Label
Go West
Title
Go West
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Jack Cummings ; original screen play by Irving Brecher ; directed by Edward Buzzell. The big store / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Louis K. Sidney ; screenplay by Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg and Ray Golden ; original story by Nat Perrin ; directed by Charles Riesner
Title variation
  • Big store
  • Marx Brothers collection
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In Go West: It's 1870 and the Marx Brothers are out to get rich in Dead Man's Gulch. In The Big store: The Brothers reduce an enormous inventory of upscale merchandise into a multilevel disaster as they pursue and evade villains via bicycles, skates, unicycles, broad jumps, shipping chutes, elevator cables, high wires, pole vaults and pseudo-Tarzan chandelier swinging
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Go West: Director of photography, Leonard Smith ; film editor, Blanche Sewell ; musical director, George Stoll. The big store: Director of photography, Charles Lawton ; film editor, Conrad A. Nervig ; musical director, George Stoll
Language note
Go west: In English with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned. Big store: In English or French with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Go West: Groucho, Chico, Harpo, John Carroll, Diana Lewis, Walter Woolf King, Robert Barrat. The big store: Groucho, Chico, Harpo, Tony Martin, Virginia Grey, Margaret Dumont, Douglass Dumbrille
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1977,
  • 1888-1964,
  • 1887-1961,
  • 1906-1979,
  • 1919-1997,
  • 1914-2008,
  • 1895-1985,
  • 1900-1989,
  • 1913-2012,
  • 1917-2004,
  • 1882-1965,
  • 1890-1974,
  • 1899-1984,
  • 1889-1970,
  • 1910-1993,
  • 1887-1962,
  • 1905-1985,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marx, Groucho
  • Marx, Harpo
  • Marx, Chico
  • Carroll, John
  • Lewis, Diana
  • Brecher, Irving
  • Buzzell, Edward
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Martin, Tony
  • Grey, Virginia
  • Dumont, Margaret
  • Dumbrille, Douglass
  • King, Walter
  • Barrat, Robert
  • Kuller, Sid
  • Fimberg, Hal,
  • Golden, Ray,
  • Riesner, Charles
  • Sidney, Louis K.,
  • Stoll, Georgie
  • Marx Brothers
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
163
Technique
live action
Label
Go West, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Jack Cummings ; original screen play by Irving Brecher ; directed by Edward Buzzell. The big store / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Louis K. Sidney ; screenplay by Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg and Ray Golden ; original story by Nat Perrin ; directed by Charles Riesner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Go West originally produced as a motion picture in 1940 ; The big store originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
  • Issued as a 5-disc box set as: The Marx Brothers collection
  • Special features: Side A: Vintage shorts (Pete Smith specialty Quicker 'n a wink, Fitzpatrick traveltalk cavalcade of San Francisco) ; Cartoon The milky way ; Leo is on the air radio promo ; Theatrical trailer. Side B: Vintage short Flicker memories ; Vintage cartoon Officer Pooch ; Outtake: Where there's music ; Theatrical trailers
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
Contents
Side A. Go West (80 min.) -- Side B. The big store (83 min.)
Control code
489646719
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (163 min.)
Isbn
9780790793498
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569598928
  • 085393384920 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 65989
  • 33849
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Go West, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Jack Cummings ; original screen play by Irving Brecher ; directed by Edward Buzzell. The big store / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Louis K. Sidney ; screenplay by Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg and Ray Golden ; original story by Nat Perrin ; directed by Charles Riesner
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Go West originally produced as a motion picture in 1940 ; The big store originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
  • Issued as a 5-disc box set as: The Marx Brothers collection
  • Special features: Side A: Vintage shorts (Pete Smith specialty Quicker 'n a wink, Fitzpatrick traveltalk cavalcade of San Francisco) ; Cartoon The milky way ; Leo is on the air radio promo ; Theatrical trailer. Side B: Vintage short Flicker memories ; Vintage cartoon Officer Pooch ; Outtake: Where there's music ; Theatrical trailers
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
Contents
Side A. Go West (80 min.) -- Side B. The big store (83 min.)
Control code
489646719
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (163 min.)
Isbn
9780790793498
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569598928
  • 085393384920 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 65989
  • 33849
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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