The Resource Death takes a holiday, a Paramount picture ; produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon ; screenplay, Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Mitchell Leisen, (videorecording)

Death takes a holiday, a Paramount picture ; produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon ; screenplay, Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Mitchell Leisen, (videorecording)

Label
Death takes a holiday
Title
Death takes a holiday
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon ; screenplay, Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Mitchell Leisen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this pre-code classic, Death, intent on entering the human world for a holiday, takes the form of a prince visiting a family of wealthy soclialites and encounters all of the pleasures and pains that go with a flesh-and-blood existence
Member of
Cataloging source
INR
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D3875 2009
PerformerNote
Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Sir Guy Standing, Kent Taylor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1886-1957
  • 1888-1959
  • 1898-1972
  • 1897-1975
  • 1913-1993
  • 1873-1937
  • 1907-1987
  • 1891-1957
  • 1891-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheldon, E. Lloyd
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Lehman, Gladys
  • Leisen, Mitchell
  • March, Fredric
  • Venable, Evelyn
  • Standing, Guy
  • Taylor, Kent
  • Casella, Alberto
  • Casella, Alberto
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
80
Series statement
Universal vault series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Casella, Alberto
  • Death (Personification)
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Death takes a holiday, a Paramount picture ; produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon ; screenplay, Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Mitchell Leisen, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a play by Alberto Casella
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1934
Bar code
  • 31223119793090
  • 31223119793041
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192052002
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)567439966
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full frame (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death takes a holiday, a Paramount picture ; produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon ; screenplay, Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Mitchell Leisen, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a play by Alberto Casella
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1934
Bar code
  • 31223119793090
  • 31223119793041
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192052002
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)567439966
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full frame (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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