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The Amos 'n Andy show, created by Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll

Label
The Amos 'n Andy show
Title
The Amos 'n Andy show
Statement of responsibility
created by Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll
Title variation
Amos and Andy show
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Creator
Film director
Film distributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Friends Amos and Andy live and work in Harlem. Their lodge brother Kingfisher often tries to get them to buy into get-rich-quick schemes
Related
Cataloging source
BTS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Amos 'n' Andy (Television program)
Credits note
Directed by Charles Barton ; writers, Paul West, Jay Sommers, Bob Ross, Dave Schwartz, Joe Connelly, Bob Mosher ; photography, Edward Fitzgerald, Robert de Grasse, Lucien Andriot, Benjamin Kline ; editing, James Ballas, Daniel A. Nathan, Art Seid
PerformerNote
Alvin Childress, Spencer Williams Jr., Tim Moore, Ernestine Wade, Johnny Lee, Amanda Randolph, Nick O'Demus
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1982,
  • 1890-1972,
  • 1902-1981,
  • 1911-1998,
  • 1908-1970,
  • 1911-2003,
  • 1917-2003,
  • 1915-1972,
  • -1986,
  • 1889-1965,
  • 1887-1958,
  • 1898-1965,
  • 1902-1967,
  • 1910-2000,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gosden, Freeman F.
  • Correll, Charles J.
  • Barton, Charles
  • West, Paul
  • Sommers, Jay,
  • Ross, Bob
  • Schwartz, David R.
  • Connelly, Joe
  • Mosher, Bob
  • Childress, Alvin
  • Williams, Spencer
  • Moore, Tim
  • Wade, Ernestine,
  • Lee, John D.
  • Randolph, Amanda
  • Stewart, Nick
  • Nostalgia Merchant (Firm),
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • African American fraternal organizations
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
The Amos 'n Andy show, created by Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television series by CBS in 1951-1953
  • Each episode runs approximately 26 min
  • Received as 16 consecutively-numbered discs in 2 containers (designated Vol. 1; Vol. 2)
  • Special features (discs 15-16): Amos 'n Andy : anatomy of a controversy (documentary); Check and double check (Amos 'n Andy feature film); 2 cartoons
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
Contents
  • disc 1: The rare coin -- New neighbors -- Viva la France -- Income tax -- Vacation
  • disc 2: The light blue car -- Society party -- The convention -- The girl upstairs -- Kingfish goes to work
  • disc 3: The engagement ring -- The eyeglass -- Hospitalization -- The adoption -- The broken clock
  • disc 4: The ballet tickets -- The boarder -- Arabia -- The piggy bank -- Superfine brush
  • disc 5: Cousin Effie's will -- Kingfish finds his future -- Antique shop -- Kingfish sells a lot -- Birthday card
  • disc 6: Andy falls in love with an actress -- Kingfish at a ballgame -- Kingfish's last friend -- Leroy's suits -- Seeing is believing
  • disc 7: Kingfish has a baby -- Kingfish's secretary -- Kingfish gets drafted -- The gun -- Young girls mother
  • disc 8: Sapphire disappears -- Jewelry store robbery -- The Winslow woman -- Call Lehigh 4-9900 -- Leroy lends a hand
  • disc 9: Amos helps out -- Andy buys a car -- Andy gets a telegram -- The Christmas story -- The diner
  • disc 10: Getting Mama married -- The happy Stevenses -- Ready made family -- Relatives
  • disc 11: Traffic violation -- The turkey dinner -- Quo vadis -- The chinchilla business -- Uranium mine
  • disc 12: Madam Queen's voice -- The godfather -- Insurance policy -- Kingfish gets amnesia -- The girl at the station
  • disc 13: Kingfish teaches Andy to fly -- Kingfish the press agent -- Meal ticket -- Second honeymoon -- Father by proxy
  • disc 14: Invisible glass -- Kingfish buys a chair -- Lodge brothers complain -- Mr. Jackson comes to town -- Counterfeiters
  • disc 15: Classified ad -- Andy gets married -- Amos 'n Andy : anatomy of a controversy / starring George Kirby ; written and produced by Bob Greenberg ; directed by Stanley J. Sheff (47 min.)
  • disc 16: Check and double check / Radio Pictures presents Amos 'n' Andy ; produced by William LeBaron ; directed by Melville Brown ; story, dialogue and music by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby (1930; 77 min.) -- Rasslin match (cartoon; 11 min.) -- The lion tamer (Amos 'n' Andy cartoon; 9 min.)
Control code
891982377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
60th anniversary collectors edition
Extent
16 videodiscs (approximately 1846 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
133345689101
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)891982377
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Amos 'n Andy show, created by Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television series by CBS in 1951-1953
  • Each episode runs approximately 26 min
  • Received as 16 consecutively-numbered discs in 2 containers (designated Vol. 1; Vol. 2)
  • Special features (discs 15-16): Amos 'n Andy : anatomy of a controversy (documentary); Check and double check (Amos 'n Andy feature film); 2 cartoons
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
Contents
  • disc 1: The rare coin -- New neighbors -- Viva la France -- Income tax -- Vacation
  • disc 2: The light blue car -- Society party -- The convention -- The girl upstairs -- Kingfish goes to work
  • disc 3: The engagement ring -- The eyeglass -- Hospitalization -- The adoption -- The broken clock
  • disc 4: The ballet tickets -- The boarder -- Arabia -- The piggy bank -- Superfine brush
  • disc 5: Cousin Effie's will -- Kingfish finds his future -- Antique shop -- Kingfish sells a lot -- Birthday card
  • disc 6: Andy falls in love with an actress -- Kingfish at a ballgame -- Kingfish's last friend -- Leroy's suits -- Seeing is believing
  • disc 7: Kingfish has a baby -- Kingfish's secretary -- Kingfish gets drafted -- The gun -- Young girls mother
  • disc 8: Sapphire disappears -- Jewelry store robbery -- The Winslow woman -- Call Lehigh 4-9900 -- Leroy lends a hand
  • disc 9: Amos helps out -- Andy buys a car -- Andy gets a telegram -- The Christmas story -- The diner
  • disc 10: Getting Mama married -- The happy Stevenses -- Ready made family -- Relatives
  • disc 11: Traffic violation -- The turkey dinner -- Quo vadis -- The chinchilla business -- Uranium mine
  • disc 12: Madam Queen's voice -- The godfather -- Insurance policy -- Kingfish gets amnesia -- The girl at the station
  • disc 13: Kingfish teaches Andy to fly -- Kingfish the press agent -- Meal ticket -- Second honeymoon -- Father by proxy
  • disc 14: Invisible glass -- Kingfish buys a chair -- Lodge brothers complain -- Mr. Jackson comes to town -- Counterfeiters
  • disc 15: Classified ad -- Andy gets married -- Amos 'n Andy : anatomy of a controversy / starring George Kirby ; written and produced by Bob Greenberg ; directed by Stanley J. Sheff (47 min.)
  • disc 16: Check and double check / Radio Pictures presents Amos 'n' Andy ; produced by William LeBaron ; directed by Melville Brown ; story, dialogue and music by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby (1930; 77 min.) -- Rasslin match (cartoon; 11 min.) -- The lion tamer (Amos 'n' Andy cartoon; 9 min.)
Control code
891982377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
60th anniversary collectors edition
Extent
16 videodiscs (approximately 1846 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
133345689101
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)891982377
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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