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The Resource Red Skelton whistling collection, Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Haight ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon

Red Skelton whistling collection, Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Haight ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon

Label
Red Skelton whistling collection, Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn
Title
Red Skelton whistling collection
Title part
Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Haight ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Title variation
  • Whistling collection
  • Whistling in the dark
  • Whistling in Dixie
  • Whistling in Brooklyn
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Whistling in the dark: a radio sleuth is kidnapped by crooks who want him to help devise the perfect murder
  • Whistling in Dixie: Radio sleuth Wally "The Fox" Benton forgoes his honeymoon to help his wife's old friend solve a murder and hunt for Confederate gold
  • Whistling in Brooklyn: The Fox is on the trail of a serial killer, and winds up on the mound at Ebbets Field
Member of
Cataloging source
BUR
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
  • Whistling in the dark: Red Skelton, Conrad Veidt, Ann Rutherford, Virginia Grey, "Rags" Ragland, Henry O'Neill, Eve Arden
  • Whistling in Dixie: Red Skelton, Ann Rutherford, George Bancroft, Guy Kibbee, Diana Lewis, Peter Whitney
  • Whistling in Brooklyn: Red Skelton, Ann Rutherford, Jean Rogers, "Rags" Ragland, Ray Collins, Henry O'Neill, William Frawley, Sam Levene, the Brooklyn Dodgers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1997
  • 1917-2012
  • 1905-1946
  • 1893-1943
  • 1917-2004
  • 1912-1990
  • 1882-1956
  • 1882-1956
  • 1919-1997
  • 1916-1972
  • 1916-1991
  • 1889-1965
  • 1891-1961
  • 1887-1966
  • 1905-1980
  • 1910-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skelton, Red
  • Rutherford, Ann
  • Ragland, Rags
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Grey, Virginia
  • Arden, Eve
  • Bancroft, George
  • Kibbee, Guy
  • Lewis, Diana
  • Whitney, Peter
  • Rogers, Jean
  • Collins, Ray
  • O'Neill, Henry
  • Frawley, William
  • Levene, Sam
  • Simon, S. Sylvan
  • Haight, George
  • Perrin, Nat
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
239
Series statement
Warner archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Radio broadcasting
  • Detective and mystery radio programs
  • Baseball
  • Detective and mystery radio programs
  • Radio broadcasting
  • Southern States
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • Southern States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Red Skelton whistling collection, Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Haight ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Red Skelton unleashes live-wire goofiness as the Fox, a radio sleuth, in this trilogy of films
  • Videodisc releases of Red Skelton's Whistling in the dark (1941), Whistling in Dixie (1942), Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) motion pictures
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Whistling in the dark
  • screenplay by Robert MacGunigle, Harry Clork and Albert Mannheimer
  • (1941 ; 78 min.)
  • Whistling in Dixie
  • screenplay by Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by Wilkie Mahoney
  • (1942 ; 74 min.) -- Whistling in Brooklyn
  • screenplay by Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by Wilkie Mahoney
  • (1943 ; 87 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (239 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316257838
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn695042816
  • (OCoLC)695042816
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; full screen (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Red Skelton whistling collection, Whistling in the dark ; Whistling in Dixie ; Whistling in Brooklyn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Haight ; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
Publication
Note
  • Red Skelton unleashes live-wire goofiness as the Fox, a radio sleuth, in this trilogy of films
  • Videodisc releases of Red Skelton's Whistling in the dark (1941), Whistling in Dixie (1942), Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) motion pictures
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Whistling in the dark
  • screenplay by Robert MacGunigle, Harry Clork and Albert Mannheimer
  • (1941 ; 78 min.)
  • Whistling in Dixie
  • screenplay by Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by Wilkie Mahoney
  • (1942 ; 74 min.) -- Whistling in Brooklyn
  • screenplay by Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by Wilkie Mahoney
  • (1943 ; 87 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (239 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316257838
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn695042816
  • (OCoLC)695042816
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; full screen (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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