The Resource The cat and the canary, Universal Pictures ; Carl Laemmle presents ; adaptation by Robert F. Hill & Alfred A. Cohn ; scenario by Alfred A. Cohn ; titles by Walter Anthony ; [produced by Paul Kohner] ; directed by Paul Leni, (videorecording)

The cat and the canary, Universal Pictures ; Carl Laemmle presents ; adaptation by Robert F. Hill & Alfred A. Cohn ; scenario by Alfred A. Cohn ; titles by Walter Anthony ; [produced by Paul Kohner] ; directed by Paul Leni, (videorecording)

Label
The cat and the canary
Title
The cat and the canary
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Carl Laemmle presents ; adaptation by Robert F. Hill & Alfred A. Cohn ; scenario by Alfred A. Cohn ; titles by Walter Anthony ; [produced by Paul Kohner] ; directed by Paul Leni
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Artistic director
Cinematographer
Composer
Conductor
Director
Film editor
Performer
Producer
Scenarist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The potential heirs to a large fortune gather at their benefactor's mansion twenty years after his death, but the reading of his will is interrupted by a series of disturbing events
Related
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography by Gilbert Warrenton ; art director, Charles D. Hall ; film editor, Martin G. Cohn. Restoration: music composed by Neil Brand, played by members of the City of Prague Philharmonic, conducted by Timothy Brock ; produced by Patrick Stanbury & Kevin Brownlow; Photoplay Productions
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Silent, with intertitles in English; accompanying music added
LC call number
PS3545.I443
LC item number
C38222 2007
PerformerNote
Laura La Plante, Creighton Hale, Forrest Stanley, Tully Marshall, Gertrude Astor, Flora Finch, Arthur Edmund Carew, Martha Mattox, George Siegmann, Lucien Littlefield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1929
  • 1867-1939
  • 1886-1966
  • 1880-1951
  • 1888-1970
  • 1893-1953
  • 1904-1996
  • 1882-1965
  • 1864-1943
  • 1887-1977
  • 1869-1940
  • 1884-1937
  • 1879-1933
  • 1895-1960
  • 1885-1942
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leni, Paul
  • Laemmle, Carl
  • Kohner, Paul
  • Hill, Robert
  • Cohn, Alfred A.
  • Anthony, Walter
  • Warrenton, Gilbert
  • Hall, Charles D.
  • Cohn, Martin G.
  • Brand, Neil
  • Brock, Timothy
  • La Plante, Laura
  • Hale, Creighton
  • Stanley, Forrest
  • Marshall, Tully
  • Astor, Gertrude
  • Finch, Flora
  • Carewe, Arthur Edmund
  • Maddox, Martha
  • Siegmann, George
  • Littlefield, Lucien
  • Willard, John
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Photoplay Productions
  • City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Millionaires
  • Inheritance and succession
Technique
live action
Label
The cat and the canary, Universal Pictures ; Carl Laemmle presents ; adaptation by Robert F. Hill & Alfred A. Cohn ; scenario by Alfred A. Cohn ; titles by Walter Anthony ; [produced by Paul Kohner] ; directed by Paul Leni, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Also issued as part of the box set: American silent horror collection
  • From the stage play by John Willard
  • Originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927
  • Special features: Photo gallery
Bar code
31223112827838
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Photoplay restoration.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329055721
Other physical details
sd., tinted
Publisher number
K557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)174538464
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cat and the canary, Universal Pictures ; Carl Laemmle presents ; adaptation by Robert F. Hill & Alfred A. Cohn ; scenario by Alfred A. Cohn ; titles by Walter Anthony ; [produced by Paul Kohner] ; directed by Paul Leni, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Also issued as part of the box set: American silent horror collection
  • From the stage play by John Willard
  • Originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927
  • Special features: Photo gallery
Bar code
31223112827838
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Photoplay restoration.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329055721
Other physical details
sd., tinted
Publisher number
K557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)174538464
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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