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The Resource Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production, (videorecording DVD)

Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Freaks
Title
Freaks
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production
Title variation
Tod Browning's amazing production of Freaks
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus performers
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1994 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Freaks (Motion picture)
Credits note
Produced by Tod Browning, Irving Thalberg ; directed by Tod Browning ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; additional writing by Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf ; cinematography, Merritt B. Gerstad ; editing, Basil Wrangell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F7385 2004
PerformerNote
Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova, Rosco Ates, Henry Victor, Harry Earles, Daisy Earles, Rose Dione, Daisy Hilton, Violet Hilton, Schlitze, Josephine Joseph, Johnny Eck, Frances O'Connor, Peter Robinson, Olga Roderick, Rardion, Martha Morris, Elizabeth Green, Angelo Rossitto, Edward Brophy, Mat McHugh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1880-1962
  • 1899-1936
  • 1884-1960
  • 1892-1937
  • 1898-1966
  • 1905-1977
  • 1899-1974
  • 1895-1962
  • 1892-1945
  • 1875-1936
  • 1908-1969
  • 1908-1969
  • 1888-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browning, Tod
  • Thalberg, Irving G.
  • Goldbeck, Willis
  • Gordon, Leon
  • Boasberg, Al
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan
  • Gerstad, Merritt
  • Wrangel, Basil
  • Ford, Wallace
  • Hyams, Leila
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Ates, Roscoe
  • Victor, Henry
  • Earles, Harry
  • Earles, Daisy
  • Dione, Rose
  • Hilton, Daisy
  • Hilton, Violet
  • Robbins, Tod
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
66
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Circus performers
  • Freak shows
  • Sideshows
  • People with disabilities
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Revenge
Technique
live action
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story, 'Spurs.'"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: commentary by David J. Skal, author of Dark carnival: the secret world of Tod Browning, Hollywood's master of the macabre; all-new documentary, Freaks: Sideshow Cinema; special message prologue added for theatrical reissue; 3 alternate endings
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Special message prologue; Commentary by author David J. Skal; "Freaks: the sideshow cinema" documentary; 3 alternate endings
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (66 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56091591
  • (OCoLC)56091591
  • 1425887
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freaks, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Tod Browning's production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Suggested by Tod Robbins' story, 'Spurs.'"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • Special features: commentary by David J. Skal, author of Dark carnival: the secret world of Tod Browning, Hollywood's master of the macabre; all-new documentary, Freaks: Sideshow Cinema; special message prologue added for theatrical reissue; 3 alternate endings
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Special message prologue; Commentary by author David J. Skal; "Freaks: the sideshow cinema" documentary; 3 alternate endings
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (66 min.)
Isbn
9780790746548
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569519121
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56091591
  • (OCoLC)56091591
  • 1425887
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD

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