The Resource Lon Chaney collection, Turner Entertainment Inc

Lon Chaney collection, Turner Entertainment Inc

Label
Lon Chaney collection
Title
Lon Chaney collection
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Inc
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Ace of Hearts (75 min.): A romantic rivalry among members of a secret society become even more tense when one of the men is assigned to carry out an assassination
  • Laugh, clown, laugh (73 min.): A professional clown and a self-indulgent count learn to help each other with their problems, but then become romantic rivals
  • The unknown (63 min.): Alonzo is an armless knife thrower and marksman for a circus, but he's hiding a secret that will lead to murder and betrayal
  • Lon Chaney : a thousand faces (85 min.): Definitive screen biography of Chaney's life and career, including rare footage, archival photos and insightful commentary from costars and historians
  • London after midnight (47 min.): Photo reconstruction of the lost 1927 film starring Chaney, directed by Tod Browning
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
KCK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Laugh, clown, laugh (Motion picture)
  • Unknown (Motion picture : 1927)
  • London after midnight (Motion picture)
Credits note
[The ace of hearts] Director of photography, Don Short ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; music, Vivek Maddala (2002). [Laugh, clown, laugh] Director of photography, James Wong Howe ; editor, Marie Halvey ; music, H. Scott Salinas (2002). [The unknown] Director of photography, Merritt B. Gerstad ; editor, Harry Reynolds, Errol Taggart ; music, Alloy Orchestra. [Lon Chaney : a thousand faces] Music, Nic Raine ; narrator, Kenneth Branagh ; producer, Patrick Stanbury. [London after midnight] Music, Robert Israel
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Silent films with English intertitles and musical acc.; optional subtitles in French and Spanish; closed-captioned in English; Lon Chaney : a thousand faces is in English
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
L66 2003
PerformerNote
[The ace of hearts] Lon Chaney, Leatrice Joy, John Bowers. [Laugh, Clown, Laugh] Lon Chaney, Bernard Siegel, Loretta Young. [The unknown] Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry, Joan Crawford. [London after midnight] Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Conrad Nagel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1883-1930
  • 1878-1944
  • 1879-1974
  • 1876-1953
  • 1893-1985
  • -1936
  • 1895-1968
  • 1880-1958
  • 1894-1967
  • 1899-1936
  • 1868-1940
  • 1913-2000
  • 1895-1967
  • 1880-1962
  • 1878-1938
  • 1908-1977
  • 1901-1971
  • 1954-
  • 1879-1941
  • 1853-1931
  • 1876-1958
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Day, Marceline
  • Nagel, Conrad
  • Raine, Nic
  • Branagh, Kenneth
  • Stanbury, Patrick
  • Israel, Robert
  • Chaney, Lon
  • Worsley, Wallace
  • Goldwyn, Samuel
  • Morris, Gouverneur
  • Wightman, Ruth
  • Joy, Leatrice
  • Bowers, John
  • Short, Donovan D.
  • Maddala, Vivek
  • Brenon, Herbert
  • Meehan, Elizabeth
  • Thalberg, Irving G.
  • Siegel, Bernard
  • Young, Loretta
  • Howe, James Wong
  • Halvey, Marie
  • Salinas, H. Scott
  • Browning, Tod
  • Young, Waldemar
  • Kerry, Norman
  • Crawford, Joan
  • Gerstad, Merritt
  • Reynolds, Harry
  • Taggart, Errol
  • Brownlow, Kevin
  • Schmidlin, Rick
  • Cushing, Tom
  • Belasco, David
  • Rinehart, Mary Roberts
  • Alloy Orchestra
  • Photoplay Productions
  • Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
325
Series statement
TCM archives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaney, Lon
  • Chaney, Lon
  • Chaney, Lon
  • Conspiracy
  • Circus performers
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Betrayal
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Clowns
  • Longs métrages
  • Drames (Cinéma)
  • Films de gangsters
  • Films d'amour
  • Documentaires
  • Films disparus
  • Complot
  • Cirque
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes
  • Clowns
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Betrayal
  • Circus performers
  • Conspiracy
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lon Chaney collection, Turner Entertainment Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Laugh, clown, laugh based on the play by David Belasco and Tom Cushing
  • The unknown based on the novel "K" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Special features: introduction by Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne; audio commentaries by Chaney biographer Michael F. Blake; photo/memorabilia galleries; profiles of TCM Young Film Composers competition winners
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: The ace of hearts (1921) / Goldwyn presents ; by Gouverneur Morris ; scenario by Ruth Wightman ; directed by Wallace Worsley -- Laugh, clown, laugh (1928) / a Herbert Brenon production ; screen play by Elizabeth Meehan ; directed by Herbert Brenon. Disc two: The unknown (1927) / story by Tod Browning ; scenario by Waldemar Young ; directed by Tod Browning -- Lon Chaney : a thousand faces (2000) / directed and edited by Kevin Brownlow ; a Photoplay production for Turner Classic Movies -- London after midnight (1927) / 2002 photo reconstruction by Rick Schmidlin ; story by Tod Browning ; scenario by Waldemar Young ; directed by Tod Browning
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (325 min.)
Isbn
9780790782195
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569579125
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65791
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53401539
  • (OCoLC)ocm53401539
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround stereo.; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lon Chaney collection, Turner Entertainment Inc
Publication
Note
  • Laugh, clown, laugh based on the play by David Belasco and Tom Cushing
  • The unknown based on the novel "K" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Special features: introduction by Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne; audio commentaries by Chaney biographer Michael F. Blake; photo/memorabilia galleries; profiles of TCM Young Film Composers competition winners
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: The ace of hearts (1921) / Goldwyn presents ; by Gouverneur Morris ; scenario by Ruth Wightman ; directed by Wallace Worsley -- Laugh, clown, laugh (1928) / a Herbert Brenon production ; screen play by Elizabeth Meehan ; directed by Herbert Brenon. Disc two: The unknown (1927) / story by Tod Browning ; scenario by Waldemar Young ; directed by Tod Browning -- Lon Chaney : a thousand faces (2000) / directed and edited by Kevin Brownlow ; a Photoplay production for Turner Classic Movies -- London after midnight (1927) / 2002 photo reconstruction by Rick Schmidlin ; story by Tod Browning ; scenario by Waldemar Young ; directed by Tod Browning
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (325 min.)
Isbn
9780790782195
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569579125
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65791
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53401539
  • (OCoLC)ocm53401539
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround stereo.; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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