The dawn of sound III

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Subjects: Feature films
Musical films
Film adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, EIAJ
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Standard format
Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, c1993
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 445 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in
Added Titles: Bisson, Alexandre, 1848-1912 Madame X
Kálmán, Emmerich, 1882-1953 Golden dawn
Lonsdale, Frederick, 1881-1954 Last of Mrs. Cheyney
Analytic Titles: Madame X
Golden dawn
They learned about women
Last of Mrs. Cheyney
Marion Harris, songbird of jazz
Walter Roesner and The Capitolians
Lights of New York
So long Letty
Spring is here
Additional Authors: Chatterton, Ruth, 1893-1961
Stone, Lewis, 1879-1953
Hackett, Raymond, 1902-1958
King, Walter, 1899-1984
Segal, Vivienne
Beery, Noah, 1882-1946
Lane, Lupino, 1892-1959
Van, Gus, 1887-1968
Schenck, Joe, 1891-1930
Love, Bessie
Nugent, J. C. (John Charles), 1878-1947
Rubin, Benny
Doran, Mary, 1907-
Shearer, Norma, 1900-1983
Rathbone, Basil, 1892-1967
Bunston, Herbert, 1874-1935
Barraud, George, b. 1893
Costello, Helene, 1902-1957
Landis, J. Cullen, 1895-1975
Carr, Mary, 1874-1973
Greenwood, Charlotte, 1890-1977
Gray, Lawrence, 1898-1970
Gray, Alexander, 1902-1975
Claire, Bernice, 1907-2003
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954
Enright, Ray, 1896-1965
Conway, Jack, 1887-1952
Wood, Sam, 1883-1949
Franklin, Sidney A., 1893-1972
Harris, Marion, 1896-1944
Roesner, Walter
Foy, Bryan, 1896-1977
Bacon, Lloyd, 1890-1955
Dillon, John Francis
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Vitaphone Corp
First National Pictures, Inc
Notes: ISBN: 0792818350
ISBN: 9780792818359
UPC: 027616394262
Videorecording number: ML103942MGM/UA Home Video
LaserDisc, extended play; CX noise-reduction
In English
Cast: Madame X (1929): Ruth Chatterton, Lewis Stone, Raymond Hackett
Cast: Golden dawn (1930): Walter Woolf, Vivienne Segal, Noah Beery, Lupino Lane
Cast: They learned about women (1930): Gus Van, Joe Schenck, Bessie Love, J.C. Nugent, Benny Rubin, Mary Doran
Cast: The last of Mrs. Cheyney (1929): Norma Shearer, Basil Rathbone, Herbert Bunston, George Barraud
Cast: Lights of New York (1928): Helen Costello, Cullen Landis, Mary Carr
Cast: So long Letty (1929): Charlotte Greenwood
Cast: Spring is here (1930): Lawrence Gray, Alexander Gray, Bernice Claire
Credits: Produced for laserdisc by George Feltenstein and Allan Fisch
Originally produced as 4 motion pictures between 1928-1930
Container insert includes historical and technical notes, and a list of featured songs by disc chapter
Special features: Metro Movietone short subjects (excerpts from various musical films, including Lights of New York, So long Letty & Spring is here)
Summary: A collection of early sound film dramas and musicals
Contents: Side 1, chapter 1-Side 2, chapter 23. Madame X / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; from the play by Alexandre Bisson ; dialogue by Willard Mack ; directed by Lionel Barrymore (1929, 96 min.) -- Side 2, chapter 24-Side 3, chapter 41. Golden dawn / Warner Bros. Pictures & Vitaphone Corporation present ; from the operetta by Otto Harbach & Oscar Hammerstein II ; music by Emmerich Kalmann & Hubert Stothart ; screenplay & dialogue by Walter Anthony ; directed by Ray Enright (1930, 82 min.) --
Side 4, chapter 42-Side 5, chapter 68. They learned about women / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; story by A.P. Younger ; scenario by Sarah Y. Mason ; dialogue by Arthur "Bugs" Baer ; words and music by Jack Yellen and Milton Ager ; directed by Jack Conway and Sam Wood (1930, 96 min.) -- Side 6, chapter 1-Side 7, chapter 20. The last of Mrs. Cheyney / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; from the play by Frederick Lonsdale ; directed by Sidney Franklin (1929, 95 min.) --
Metro Movietone shorts: Side 7 chapter 21-Side 8, chapter 40. Marion Harris, songbird of jazz (8 min.) -- Walter Roesner and The Capitolians (11 min.) -- Excerpts from Lights of New York / Warner Brothers ; directed by Bryan Foy (1928, 28 min.) -- Excerpt from So long Letty / Vitaphone Corporation ; directed by Lloyd Bacon (1929, 10 min.) -- Excerpts from Spring is here / First National Pictures ; Lorenz Hart, lyricist ; Richard Rodgers, composer ; directed by John Francis Dillon (1930, 21 min.)
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 29060088
ISBN/ISSN: 0792818350