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The Resource Legends of laughter : Abbott & Costello, (videorecording DVD)

Legends of laughter : Abbott & Costello, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Legends of laughter : Abbott & Costello
Title
Legends of laughter
Title remainder
Abbott & Costello
Title variation
  • Abbott & Costello
  • Abbott and Costello
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Entertainers "Bud" Abbott and Lou Costello were one of the greatest and most enduring comedy teams of the 1940s and '50s, starring on radio, film, and television. This set includes rare bloopers from film and tv; 19 celebrity-studded hours of The Abbott & Costello show on radio (1942-49), a 1943 World War II PSA, The autobiography of a Jeep; the feature films Africa screams (1949) and Jack and the beanstalk (1952); 20 classic movie trailers, charting their careers from 1940-59, and 14 tv episodes, hosted by the duo, of the Colgate comedy hour (1951-54)
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Colgate comedy hour (Television program)
  • Abbott and Costello show (Radio program)
Dewey number
791.4
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1969.C65
LC item number
L44 2009
PerformerNote
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1895-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Costello, Lou
  • Abbott, Bud
  • Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)
  • Infinity Entertainment Group (Firm)
  • Hollywood Select Video (Firm)
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Legends of laughter collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)
  • American wit and humor
Technique
live action
Label
Legends of laughter : Abbott & Costello, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Disc 6 contents label incorrectly lists Africa screams as "African screams"
  • "Classic Hollywood"--Container spine
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 2: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1951-52) ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 3: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1952) ; 1 classic movie trailer ; World War II PSA/film trailer -- Disc 4: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1953-54) ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 5: 2 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1954) ; 1 World War II PSA/documentary ; highlights from Mail call ; bloopers: outtakes from film & tv; 13 classic movie trailers -- Disc 6: 2 feature films: Africa screams (1949), Jack and the beanstalk (1952) ; 17 radio episodes of The Abbott & Costello show
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (25.5 hr.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
617742218091
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
IEG2180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1494290
  • (OCoLC)ocn501846255
  • (OCoLC)501846255
  • 1494290
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Legends of laughter : Abbott & Costello, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Disc 6 contents label incorrectly lists Africa screams as "African screams"
  • "Classic Hollywood"--Container spine
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 2: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1951-52) ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 3: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1952) ; 1 classic movie trailer ; World War II PSA/film trailer -- Disc 4: 3 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1953-54) ; 2 classic movie trailers -- Disc 5: 2 episodes Colgate comedy hour (1954) ; 1 World War II PSA/documentary ; highlights from Mail call ; bloopers: outtakes from film & tv; 13 classic movie trailers -- Disc 6: 2 feature films: Africa screams (1949), Jack and the beanstalk (1952) ; 17 radio episodes of The Abbott & Costello show
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (25.5 hr.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
617742218091
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
IEG2180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1494290
  • (OCoLC)ocn501846255
  • (OCoLC)501846255
  • 1494290
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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