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The Resource If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Incorporated ; 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, (DVD)

If I were king, Paramount Pictures, Incorporated ; 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, (DVD)

Label
If I were king
Title
If I were king
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures, Incorporated ; 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
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
If I were king (Motion picture)
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1891-1958
  • 1892-1967
  • 1907-2004
  • 1860-1936
  • 1887-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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, Incorporated ; 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, (DVD)
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
Control code
ocn889441280
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
1938 motion picture release.
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 and white
Publisher number
61132034
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889441280
  • a778766
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, Incorporated ; 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, (DVD)
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
Control code
ocn889441280
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
1938 motion picture release.
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 and white
Publisher number
61132034
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889441280
  • a778766
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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