The Resource The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists

The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists

Label
The great dictator
Title
The great dictator
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • tha
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers
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Member of
Awards note
National Film Registry selection, 1997.
Cataloging source
WEL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Great dictator (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Karl Struss, Roland Totheroh ; editor, William Nico ; music, Meredith Willson
Language note
English or French soundtrack, English intertitles, and optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G727 2003
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1911-1990
  • 1903-1978
  • 1903-1980
  • 1894-1971
  • 1871-1940
  • 1886-1981
  • 1890-1967
  • 1902-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Oakie, Jack
  • Gardiner, Reginald
  • Gilbert, Billy
  • Moscovich, Maurice
  • Struss, Karl
  • Totheroh, Roland H.
  • Nico, William
  • Willson, Meredith
  • Brownlow, Kevin
  • Kloft, Michael
  • Chaplin, Sydney
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MK2 Productions
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
Chaplin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Mussolini, Benito
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Mussolini, Benito
  • Fascism
  • National socialism
  • Antisemitism
  • Germany
  • Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma
  • Fascismo
  • Nacionalsocialismo
  • Antisemitismo
  • Antisemitism
  • Fascism
  • National socialism
  • Germany
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. The great dictator -- Disc 2. Special features: The tramp and the dictator (55 mins.) / directed by Kevin Brownlow & Michael Kloft ; Making of in color (26 min.) / [as filmed] by Sydney Chaplin ; Charlie the barber (8 min.) ; scene from Monsieur Verdoux (3 min.) ; poster gallery ; scenes from films in the Chaplin Collection (ca. 23 mins.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790771670
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393765026
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53400303
  • (OCoLC)ocm53400303
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital Surround 5.1 and mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great dictator, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; United Artists
Publication
Note
Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. The great dictator -- Disc 2. Special features: The tramp and the dictator (55 mins.) / directed by Kevin Brownlow & Michael Kloft ; Making of in color (26 min.) / [as filmed] by Sydney Chaplin ; Charlie the barber (8 min.) ; scene from Monsieur Verdoux (3 min.) ; poster gallery ; scenes from films in the Chaplin Collection (ca. 23 mins.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790771670
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393765026
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53400303
  • (OCoLC)ocm53400303
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital Surround 5.1 and mono
Video recording format
DVD

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