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The Resource The General

The General

Label
The General
Title
The General
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rejected by the Confederate Army as unfit and taken for a coward by his beloved, Annabelle Lee (Marion Mack), young Johnnie Gray (Keaton) sets out to single-handedly win the war with the help of his cherished locomotive
Cataloging source
CZA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Joseph M. Schenck, producer ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman; adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith; cinematography, Bert Haines and Devereaux Jennings
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1926
Dewey number
791.43
Language note
Silent film with musical accompaniment
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G464 2003
PerformerNote
Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Jim Farley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1966
  • 1877-1961
  • -1955
  • 1902-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Mack, Marion
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Alpha Video Distributors
Runtime
108
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Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
The General
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Digitally remastered
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1032124
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
si., black and white
Publisher number
ALP 4128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1032124
  • (OCoLC)52346650
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The General
Publication
Note
Digitally remastered
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1032124
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
si., black and white
Publisher number
ALP 4128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1032124
  • (OCoLC)52346650
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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