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The Resource The Emperor Jones, John Krimsky and Gifford Cochran present ; directed by Dudley Murphy ; screenplay by DuBose Heyward

The Emperor Jones, John Krimsky and Gifford Cochran present ; directed by Dudley Murphy ; screenplay by DuBose Heyward

Label
The Emperor Jones
Title
The Emperor Jones
Statement of responsibility
John Krimsky and Gifford Cochran present ; directed by Dudley Murphy ; screenplay by DuBose Heyward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cunning manipulator takes control of a Caribbean island and declares himself emperor
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Ernest Haller ; editor, Grant Whytock ; music, Frank Tours
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 812.52
Intended audience
  • Not rated by the MPAA
  • 5-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E47 2003
PerformerNote
Paul Robeson, Dudley Digges, Frank Wilson, Fredi Washington, Ruby Elzy, George Stamper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1976
  • 1879-1947
  • 1886-1956
  • 1903-1994
  • 1906-
  • 1897-
  • 1885-1940
  • 1888-1953
  • 1877-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robeson, Paul
  • Digges, Dudley
  • Wilson, Frank
  • Washington, Fredi
  • Elzy, Ruby
  • Stamper, George Haymid
  • Krimsky, John
  • Cochran, Gifford A.
  • Murphy, Dudley
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • O'Neill, Eugene
  • Tours, Frank E.
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political corruption
  • Feature films
  • West Indies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Emperor Jones, John Krimsky and Gifford Cochran present ; directed by Dudley Murphy ; screenplay by DuBose Heyward
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play by Eugene O'Neill
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381072921
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences;
Publisher number
ID0729DZDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 898642
  • AGW-7353
  • (OCoLC)bwi05970162
  • (KyLxBWI)898642
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital monophonic; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Emperor Jones, John Krimsky and Gifford Cochran present ; directed by Dudley Murphy ; screenplay by DuBose Heyward
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play by Eugene O'Neill
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381072921
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences;
Publisher number
ID0729DZDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 898642
  • AGW-7353
  • (OCoLC)bwi05970162
  • (KyLxBWI)898642
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital monophonic; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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