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The Resource American madness, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; produced by Harry Cohn ; story and dialogue, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank R. Capra

American madness, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; produced by Harry Cohn ; story and dialogue, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank R. Capra

Label
American madness
Title
American madness
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; produced by Harry Cohn ; story and dialogue, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank R. Capra
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Commentator
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Host
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • jpn
  • fre
  • por
  • kor
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
During the height of the Great Depression a populist bank president is saved from financial ruin by his small depositors
Member of
Cataloging source
BBH
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • American madness (Motion picture)
  • Frank Capra's American Dream (Motion picture : 1977))
Credits note
Photography, Joseph Walker ; film editor, Maurice Wright
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English, Japanese, French, Portuguese or Korean subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Walter Huston, Pat O'Brien, Kay Johnson, Constance Cummings, Gavin Gordon, Arthur Hoyt, Robert E. O'Conner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991,
  • 1891-1958,
  • 1884-1950,
  • 1899-1983,
  • 1904-1975,
  • 1910-2005,
  • 1901-1983,
  • 1874-1953,
  • 1885-1962,
  • 1934-2007,
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Cohn, Harry
  • Riskin, Robert,
  • Walker, Joseph B.,
  • Wright, Maurice,
  • Huston, Walter
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Johnson, Kay
  • Cummings, Constance
  • Gordon, Gavin
  • Hoyt, Arthur
  • O'Connor, Robert Emmet
  • Capra, Frank
  • Kellison, Cathrine,
  • Howard, Ron
  • Bowser, Kenneth,
  • Duncombe, Charles A.,
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation,
  • TriStar Television,
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
Runtime
191
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • Banks and banking
Technique
live action
Label
American madness, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; produced by Harry Cohn ; story and dialogue, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank R. Capra
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Commentary by Frank Capra Jr. and author Cathrine Kellison; "Frank Capra Jr. remembers American madness" featurette
  • Bonus disc: Frank Capra's American dream / Columbia Tristar Television in association with Frank Capra Productions, ZM Productions, the Sony Pictures High Definition Center, and American Movie Classics presents ; hosted and narrated by Ron Howard ; written and directed by Kenneth Bowser ; produced by Charles A. Duncombe, Jr., Kenneth Bowser ; (1977; 115 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1175598128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (191 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin College: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library or classroom use ONLY
  • Bowdoin College: Bart & Greg's DVD Explosion accession I.D. number: exp37621
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical support
rdacc
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1175598128
  • (OCoLC)1154320237
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American madness, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; produced by Harry Cohn ; story and dialogue, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank R. Capra
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Commentary by Frank Capra Jr. and author Cathrine Kellison; "Frank Capra Jr. remembers American madness" featurette
  • Bonus disc: Frank Capra's American dream / Columbia Tristar Television in association with Frank Capra Productions, ZM Productions, the Sony Pictures High Definition Center, and American Movie Classics presents ; hosted and narrated by Ron Howard ; written and directed by Kenneth Bowser ; produced by Charles A. Duncombe, Jr., Kenneth Bowser ; (1977; 115 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1175598128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (191 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin College: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library or classroom use ONLY
  • Bowdoin College: Bart & Greg's DVD Explosion accession I.D. number: exp37621
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical support
rdacc
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1175598128
  • (OCoLC)1154320237
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD

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