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The Resource If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Inc. ; presented by Adolph Zukor ; produced and directed by Frank Lloyd ; script by Preston Sturges ; revisions, Lou Smith ; executive producer, William LeBaron ; associate producer, Lou Smith ; screenplay by Preston Sturges

If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Inc. ; presented by Adolph Zukor ; produced and directed by Frank Lloyd ; script by Preston Sturges ; revisions, Lou Smith ; executive producer, William LeBaron ; associate producer, Lou Smith ; screenplay by Preston Sturges

Label
If I were king
Title
If I were king
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures, Inc. ; presented by Adolph Zukor ; produced and directed by Frank Lloyd ; script by Preston Sturges ; revisions, Lou Smith ; executive producer, William LeBaron ; associate producer, Lou Smith ; screenplay by Preston Sturges
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Romantic adventure set in 15th century Paris about rogue poet François Villon who matches wits with a crafty king and leads the Empire to victory
Member of
Cataloging source
JAG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Dialogue director, Gaston Valcourt; assistant director, William Tummel; assistant to William Tummel, Harry Scott; photography, Theodor Sparkuhl; second camera, Guy Bennett; assistant cameraman, Lothrop West; special photographic effects, Gordon Jennings; art direction, Hans Dreier and John Goodman; editor, Hugh Bennett; interior decorations, A.E. Freudeman; costumes, Edith Head; musical director, Boris Morros; music score, Richard Hageman; sound, L.L. Ryder; sound recording, Harold C. Lewis and John Cope; director of research, Waldo Twitchell; business manager, Charles Cook
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I359 2014
PerformerNote
Ronald Colman (as François Villon); Basil Rathbone (Louis XI); Frances Dee (Katherine DeVaucelles); Ellen Drew (Huguette); C.V. France (Father Villon); Henry Wilcoxon (captain of the watch); Heather Thatcher (the queen); Stanley Ridges (Rene de Montigny); Bruce Lester (Noel le Jolys); Walter Kingsford (Tristan l'Hermite); Alma Lloyd (Colette); Sidney Toler (Robin Turgis); Colin Tapley (Jehan LeLoup); Ralph Forbes (Oliver LeDain); John Miljan (Thibaut D'Aussigny); William Haade (Guy Tabarie); Adrian Morris (Colin de Cayeulx); Montagu Love (General Dudon); Lester Matthews (General Saliere); William Farnum (General Barbezier); Paul Harvey (Burgundian herald); Barry Macollum (watchman); May Beatty (Anna); Winter Hall (major domo); Francis McDonald (Casin Cholet); Ann Evers (lady-in-waiting); Jean Fenwick (lady-in-waiting); Merrill McCormick (first ruffian); Russ Powell (second ruffian); Ralph Faulkner (first watch); Dan Strebel (second watch); Rube Schaffer (third watch); Robert Wagner (fourth watch); John George, Shorty English, Harry Wilson, Brandon Hurst, Ian MacLaren, Paul Newland, Edwin John Brady (beggars); Stanley Mann (groom); James Aubrey (drunk); Stanley King (captain of archers); Alec Craig (spy); Norah Gale (lady-in-waiting); Lionel Belmore (chief steward); Paula de Cardo (dancer); Jane Dewey (maid); David Clyde (first officer); Clive Morgan (second officer); Guy Bellis (third officer); Claude King (courtier); Evan Thomas (officer); Marie Burton, Carol Parker, Ruth Rogers, Louise Seidel, Jane Simmons, Cheryl Walker, Dorothy White (girls); Henry Brandon (soldier); Ralph Sanford (cook); Major Keiffer (Burgundian knight); Ethel Clayton, Gloria Williams
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1887-1960
  • 1891-1958
  • 1892-1967
  • 1907-2004
  • 1860-1936
  • 1887-1960
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  • Lloyd, Frank
  • Colman, Ronald
  • Rathbone, Basil
  • Dee, Frances
  • McCarthy, Justin H.
  • Sturges, Preston
  • Lloyd, Frank
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
101
Series statement
Universal vault series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Villon, François
  • Louis
  • Poets, French
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Inc. ; presented by Adolph Zukor ; produced and directed by Frank Lloyd ; script by Preston Sturges ; revisions, Lou Smith ; executive producer, William LeBaron ; associate producer, Lou Smith ; screenplay by Preston Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits supplied from AFI catalog, 1931-1940
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'play only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container
  • Based on the play, If I were king, by Justin Huntly McCarthy, which opened in New York on Oct. 14, 1901, and his novel of the same name, published in London in 1901
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192235993
  • EX4u44f
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
61132034
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn889441280
  • (OCoLC)889441280
System details
DVD-R; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 mono; Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Inc. ; presented by Adolph Zukor ; produced and directed by Frank Lloyd ; script by Preston Sturges ; revisions, Lou Smith ; executive producer, William LeBaron ; associate producer, Lou Smith ; screenplay by Preston Sturges
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits supplied from AFI catalog, 1931-1940
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'play only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container
  • Based on the play, If I were king, by Justin Huntly McCarthy, which opened in New York on Oct. 14, 1901, and his novel of the same name, published in London in 1901
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192235993
  • EX4u44f
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
61132034
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn889441280
  • (OCoLC)889441280
System details
DVD-R; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 mono; Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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