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The Resource W.C. Fields : 6 short films

W.C. Fields : 6 short films

Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films
Title
W.C. Fields
Title remainder
6 short films
Title variation
W.C. Fields
Title variation remainder
six short films
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • "Two romantic rivals play a game of pool for the hand of their lady love"--Internet movie database
  • "J. Effingham Bellweather plays golf despite many slapstick setbacks"--Internet movie database
  • "An unconventional dentist deals with a variety of eccentric and difficult patients in slapstick fashion"--Internet movie database
  • "The prodigal son of a Yukon prospector comes home on a night that "ain't fit for man nor beast""--Internet movie database
  • "A henpecked but stoic pharmacist tries to maintains his precarious balance while dealing with demanding customers and his dysfunctional family"--Internet movie database
  • "An inept barber maintains his good-humored optimism in his small town shop despite having a hen-pecking harridan for a wife and a total lack of tonsorial skill"--Internet movie database
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
The golf specialist: photography, Frank Zucker ; film editor, Russell G. Sheilds
Language note
The first film silent with English intertitles and added music; the remainder in English (Dolby digital mono) with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
  • Pool sharks and The golf specialist: W.C. Fields
  • The dentist: W.C. Fields, "Babe" Kane, Arnold Gray, Dorothy Granger, Elise Cavanna, Zedna Farley
  • The fatal glass of beer: W.C. Fields, Rosemary Theby, George Chandler, Rychard Cramer
  • The pharmacist: W.C. Fields, Babe Kane, Elise Cavanna, Grady Sutton, Lorena Carr
  • The barber shop: W.C. Fields, Elise Cavanna, Harry Watson, Dagmar Oakland, John St. Clair, Cyril Ring
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1880-1946,
  • 1892-1971,
  • 1891-1962,
  • 1880-1960,
  • 1894-1955,
  • 1895-1961,
  • 1909-1992,
  • 1899-1936,
  • 1902-1963,
  • 1914-2001,
  • 1898-1985,
  • 1890-1960,
  • 1908-1995,
  • 1921-2001,
  • 1900-1945,
  • 1892-1967,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fields, W. C.
  • Middleton, Edwin,
  • Brock, Lou
  • Brice, Monte
  • Pearce, Leslie,
  • Sennett, Mack
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Ripley, Arthur
  • Kane, Babe
  • Gray, Arnold
  • Granger, Dorothy,
  • Cavanna, Elise
  • Farley, Zedna
  • Theby, Rosemary,
  • Chandler, George
  • Cramer, Richard
  • Sutton, Grady
  • Carr, Lorena,
  • Watson, Harry
  • Oakland, Dagmar,
  • St. Clair, John
  • Ring, Cyril
  • Zucker, Frank,
  • Sheilds, Russell,
  • Gaumont Co.,
  • Radio Pictures,
  • Mack Sennett, Inc.,
  • Paramount Productions,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
115
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
79
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pool (Game)
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Golf
  • Dentists
  • Pharmacists
  • Spouses
  • Barbers
  • Dentists
  • Golf
  • Pool (Game)
Technique
live action
Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container and disc label
  • Six short comedies originally released 1915-1933
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (1932; 22 min.)
  • The fatal glass of beer
  • directed by Clyde Bruckman ; a Mack Sennett comedy
  • (1933; 19 min.)
  • The pharmacist
  • Paramount presents a Mack Sennett star comedy ; story by W.C. Fields ; directed by Arthur Ripley
  • (1933; 20 min.)
  • The barber shop
  • directed by Arthur Ripley ; story by W.C. Fields ; a Mack Sennett comedy
  • (1933; 22 min.)
  • Pool sharks
  • directed by Edwin Middleton ; a Casino star comedy produced by Gaumont
  • (silent; 1915; 11 min.)
  • The golf specialist
  • Radio Pictures presents ; produced by Louis Brock ; directed by Monte Brice
  • (1930; 21 min.)
  • The dentist
  • Paramount presents a Mack Sennett star comedy ; directed by Leslie Pearce
Control code
44890956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9781559409056
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
715515010726
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1557D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44890956
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
W.C. Fields : 6 short films
Publication
Note
  • Title from container and disc label
  • Six short comedies originally released 1915-1933
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (1932; 22 min.)
  • The fatal glass of beer
  • directed by Clyde Bruckman ; a Mack Sennett comedy
  • (1933; 19 min.)
  • The pharmacist
  • Paramount presents a Mack Sennett star comedy ; story by W.C. Fields ; directed by Arthur Ripley
  • (1933; 20 min.)
  • The barber shop
  • directed by Arthur Ripley ; story by W.C. Fields ; a Mack Sennett comedy
  • (1933; 22 min.)
  • Pool sharks
  • directed by Edwin Middleton ; a Casino star comedy produced by Gaumont
  • (silent; 1915; 11 min.)
  • The golf specialist
  • Radio Pictures presents ; produced by Louis Brock ; directed by Monte Brice
  • (1930; 21 min.)
  • The dentist
  • Paramount presents a Mack Sennett star comedy ; directed by Leslie Pearce
Control code
44890956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9781559409056
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
715515010726
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1557D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44890956
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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