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The Resource The scarlet empress, a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Josef von Sternberg

The scarlet empress, a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Josef von Sternberg

Label
The scarlet empress
Title
The scarlet empress
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Title variation
Josef von Sternberg's The scarlet empress
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Catherine, a German princess, married the Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. Because of his madness, she was able to seize the throne and become known as Catherine the Great
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bert Glennon ; art directors, Hans Drier, Peter Ballbusch, Richard Kollorsz ; editor, Josef von Sternberg ; music, W. Frank Harling, John Liepold, Josef von Sternberg ; costume designer, Travis Banton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, Sam Jaffe, Louise Dresser, C. Aubrey Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1873-1976
  • 1894-1969
  • 1903-1985
  • 1891-1984
  • 1878-1965
  • 1863-1948
  • 1729-1796
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Von Sternberg, Josef
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Lodge, John Davis
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Dresser, Louise
  • Smith, C. Aubrey
  • Catherine
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
104
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catherine
  • Catherine
  • Videodiscs
  • Russia
  • Russia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The scarlet empress, a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on a diary of Catherine II."
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1934
  • Widescreen; aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Special features include luminous new digital transfer with restored image and sound, production stills, and lobby cards
  • Includes: The world of Josef von Sternberg (20 min.) / research, script, interview, Kevin Brownlow ; producer and director, Barrie Gavin ; BBC-TV
  • Written tribute to Von Sternberg by Jack Smith included in container insert
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
Control code
824766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
RSDL dual-layer edition
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781559409162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
71551501182
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1569D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 824766
  • (OCoLC)46926020
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The scarlet empress, a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Publication
Note
  • "Based on a diary of Catherine II."
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1934
  • Widescreen; aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Special features include luminous new digital transfer with restored image and sound, production stills, and lobby cards
  • Includes: The world of Josef von Sternberg (20 min.) / research, script, interview, Kevin Brownlow ; producer and director, Barrie Gavin ; BBC-TV
  • Written tribute to Von Sternberg by Jack Smith included in container insert
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
Control code
824766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
RSDL dual-layer edition
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781559409162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
71551501182
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1569D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 824766
  • (OCoLC)46926020
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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