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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
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
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
Awards note
Academy Awards (1934): Best picture, Director, Actor (Gable), Actress (Colbert), Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Joseph Walker ; film editor, Maurice Wright
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English, Japanese, French, Portuguese or Korean subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A4328
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
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
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
76
Series statement
Premiere Frank Capra collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Depressions
  • Banks and banking
  • Banks and banking
  • Depressions
  • United States
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
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Commentary by Frank Capra Jr. & author Cathrine Kellison; "Frank Capra Jr. remembers American madness" featurette
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
ocm76964782
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Isbn
9781424818860
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396152182
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
15218
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76964782
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
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: Commentary by Frank Capra Jr. & author Cathrine Kellison; "Frank Capra Jr. remembers American madness" featurette
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
ocm76964782
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Isbn
9781424818860
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396152182
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
15218
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76964782
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD

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