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The Resource Limelight, Celebrated Films Corporation ; produced and directed by Charles Chaplin ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin

Limelight, Celebrated Films Corporation ; produced and directed by Charles Chaplin ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin

Label
Limelight
Title
Limelight
Statement of responsibility
Celebrated Films Corporation ; produced and directed by Charles Chaplin ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in 1914 London, the film stars Chaplin as an aging music hall comic who's convinced he can no longer move people to laughter. But he gets a final opportunity to shine when he saves a young, equally desperate ballet dancer from suicide, then guides her to triumph on the stage
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award winner for best original musical score.
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Chaplin today, Limelight (Motion picture)
  • Professor (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Karl Struss ; editor, Joseph Engel ; music, Charles Chaplin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English or French with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai and Korean
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L56 2003
PerformerNote
Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Buster Keaton, Sidney Chaplin, Nigel Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1895-1953
  • 1931-
  • 1895-1966
  • 1885-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Chaplin, Syd
  • Celebrated Film Players Corp
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
141
Series statement
Chaplin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Ballet dancers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Limelight, Celebrated Films Corporation ; produced and directed by Charles Chaplin ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1952
  • Special features include: Chaplin today - Limelight a documentary, an introduction by David Robinson, a deleted scene, the complete musical score, Chaplin reading chapters from Footlights, an uncompleted short titled The professor, home movies, photo gallery, poster gallery, theatrical trailer, scenes from films in the Chaplin collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (141 min.)
Isbn
9780790771663
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393764920
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37649
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52569014
  • 1101837
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Limelight, Celebrated Films Corporation ; produced and directed by Charles Chaplin ; original story and screenplay by Charles Chaplin
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1952
  • Special features include: Chaplin today - Limelight a documentary, an introduction by David Robinson, a deleted scene, the complete musical score, Chaplin reading chapters from Footlights, an uncompleted short titled The professor, home movies, photo gallery, poster gallery, theatrical trailer, scenes from films in the Chaplin collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (141 min.)
Isbn
9780790771663
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393764920
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
37649
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52569014
  • 1101837
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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