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The Resource Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production ; produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf

Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production ; produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf

Label
Freaks
Title
Freaks
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production ; produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf
Title variation
Tod Browning's amazing production of Freaks
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus performers
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Merritt B. Gerstad ; editing, Basil Wrangell
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova, Rosco Ates, Henry Victor, Harry Earles, Daisy Earles, Rose Dione, Daisy Hilton, Violet Hilton, Schlitze, Josephine Joseph, Johnny Eck, Frances O'Connor, Peter Robinson, Olga Roderick, Rardion, Martha Morris, Elizabeth Green, Angelo Rossitto, Edward Brophy, Mat McHugh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1880-1962,
  • 1899-1936,
  • 1884-1960,
  • 1892-1937,
  • 1898-1966,
  • 1905-1977,
  • 1899-1974,
  • 1895-1962,
  • 1892-1945,
  • 1875-1936,
  • 1908-1969,
  • 1908-1969,
  • 1888-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browning, Tod
  • Thalberg, Irving G.
  • Goldbeck, Willis,
  • Gordon, Leon
  • Boasberg, Al
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan,
  • Ford, Wallace
  • Hyams, Leila
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Ates, Roscoe
  • Victor, Henry
  • Earles, Harry,
  • Earles, Daisy,
  • Dione, Rose
  • Hilton, Daisy
  • Hilton, Violet
  • Robbins, Tod
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
66
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production ; produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story, 'Spurs.'"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Special message prologue ; Commentary by author David J. Skal ; "Freaks: the sideshow cinema" documentary ; 3 alternate endings
  • Warner Home Video: 65191
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56091591
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (66 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production ; produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story, 'Spurs.'"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Special message prologue ; Commentary by author David J. Skal ; "Freaks: the sideshow cinema" documentary ; 3 alternate endings
  • Warner Home Video: 65191
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56091591
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (66 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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