The Resource 7th heaven, William Fox presents ; Frank Borzage production ; Produced and directed by Frank Borzage

7th heaven, William Fox presents ; Frank Borzage production ; Produced and directed by Frank Borzage

Label
7th heaven
Title
7th heaven
Statement of responsibility
William Fox presents ; Frank Borzage production ; Produced and directed by Frank Borzage
Title variation
  • Seventh heaven
  • Murnau Borzage and Fox
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 7th heaven : A classic romantic melodrama that centers on Chico, a lonely Parisian sewer worker who has but two dreams: to get promoted to street sweeper, and to find a blond girl to love him
  • The river : A naïve young man tries to sail his barge down a river which has been made impassable by a newly-built dam. While stranded, he meets Rosalee, the world-weary girlfriend of a dam construction worker who was convicted of murder
Related
Awards note
7th Heaven was named to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress in 1995
Cataloging source
APL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • 7th heaven : Photographed by Ernest Palmer and J.A. Valentine ; edited and titled by Katharine Hilliker and H.H. Caldwell ; film editor, Barney Wolf ; scenario by Benjamin Glazer
  • The river (reconstruction) : Produced and directed by Frank Gorzage ; photographed by Ernest Palmer ; film editor, Barney Wolf ; musical score, Maurice Baron and Ernö Rapée ; reconstruction presented by the Cinémathèque Suisse, in collaboration with the Cinémathèque Française and the Svenska Filminstitutet ; reconstruction and new titles, Hervé Dumont ; image and sound editing, Vincent de Claparède
Language note
Silent film with music score and English intertitles ; optional French and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
  • 7th heaven : Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Albert Gran, David Butler
  • The river (reconstruction) : Charles Farrell, Mary Duncan, Margaret Mann, Ivan Linow
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1952
  • 1895-1993
  • 1868-1941
  • 1888-1940
  • 1900-1990
  • 1862-1932
  • 1894-1979
  • 1881-1952
  • 1889-1964
  • 1891-1945
  • 1889-1935
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, William
  • Borzage, Frank
  • Gaynor, Janet
  • Duncan, Mary
  • Mann, Margaret
  • Linow, Ivan
  • Farrell, Charles
  • Gran, Albert
  • Butler, David
  • Strong, Austin
  • Baron, Maurice
  • Rapée, Erno
  • Tupper, Tristram
  • Klein, Philip
  • Cummins, Dwight
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Sanitation workers
  • River boats
  • Paris (France)
  • Rocky Mountains
Technique
live action
Label
7th heaven, William Fox presents ; Frank Borzage production ; Produced and directed by Frank Borzage
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 7th heaven : From the stage play by Austin Strong
  • The river : From the novel by Tristram Tupper, adapted by Philip Klein and Dwight Cummings
  • 7th heaven originally released as a motion picture in 1927
  • Released as part of a 12-disc boxed- set titled: Murnau, Borzage and Fox
  • Reconstruction of The river (side B of disc) based on surviving film, stills from the personal collection of the director, and the original film script
  • "We have brought this film to DVD using the best surviving source material available." - Note at start of each film
  • The river was also released under the title Backwash
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Side A - Optional commentary by film historians Robert Birchard and Anthony Slide ; 7th Heaven screenplay ; Soundtrack notes ; Still gallery -- Side B - 'The river' (produced and directed by Frank Borzage) reconstruction ; optional subtitles in English and French ; Still gallery
Control code
295258213
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: ISBN 6312440575 (boxed set) & 9786312440574 (boxed set)
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
024543562207
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; double-sided disc ; Mono or stereo audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
7th heaven, William Fox presents ; Frank Borzage production ; Produced and directed by Frank Borzage
Publication
Note
  • 7th heaven : From the stage play by Austin Strong
  • The river : From the novel by Tristram Tupper, adapted by Philip Klein and Dwight Cummings
  • 7th heaven originally released as a motion picture in 1927
  • Released as part of a 12-disc boxed- set titled: Murnau, Borzage and Fox
  • Reconstruction of The river (side B of disc) based on surviving film, stills from the personal collection of the director, and the original film script
  • "We have brought this film to DVD using the best surviving source material available." - Note at start of each film
  • The river was also released under the title Backwash
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Side A - Optional commentary by film historians Robert Birchard and Anthony Slide ; 7th Heaven screenplay ; Soundtrack notes ; Still gallery -- Side B - 'The river' (produced and directed by Frank Borzage) reconstruction ; optional subtitles in English and French ; Still gallery
Control code
295258213
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: ISBN 6312440575 (boxed set) & 9786312440574 (boxed set)
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
024543562207
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; double-sided disc ; Mono or stereo audio
Video recording format
DVD

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