The Resource Seven chances, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; screen version by Clyde Bruckman, Jean Havez & Joseph Mitchell ; directed by Buster Keaton

Seven chances, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; screen version by Clyde Bruckman, Jean Havez & Joseph Mitchell ; directed by Buster Keaton

Label
Seven chances
Title
Seven chances
Statement of responsibility
Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; screen version by Clyde Bruckman, Jean Havez & Joseph Mitchell ; directed by Buster Keaton
Title variation
7 chances
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"[T]he story of an eligible young bachelor who must marry by 7:00 p.m. in order to receive a $7 million inheritance. After bungling a proposal to his longtime sweetheart ... , Jimmie ... embarks on a desperate quest for a bride. He experiences a hilarous series of rejections, until a newspaper announcement of Jimmie's predicament provides him with more fiancées than he can handle"--Container
Related
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Elgin Lessley, Byron Houck ; music arranged and directed by Robert Israel ; 2011 remastered ed. produced by Bret Wood ; licensed by Cohen Film Collection
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and original music scores
PerformerNote
Buster Keaton, Ruth Dwyer, T. Roy Barnes, Snitz Edwards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1966
  • 1877-1961
  • 1894-1955
  • 1872-1925
  • 1898-1978
  • 1880-1937
  • 1862-1937
  • 1963-
  • 1853-1931
  • 1883-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Bruckman, Clyde
  • Havez, Jean
  • Mitchell, Joseph A
  • Dwyer, Ruth
  • Barnes, T. Roy
  • Edwards, Snitz
  • Israel, Robert
  • Belasco, David
  • Megrue, Roi Cooper
  • Wood, Bret
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Kino Classics (Firm)
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Mate selection
  • Courtship
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Seven chances, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; screen version by Clyde Bruckman, Jean Havez & Joseph Mitchell ; directed by Buster Keaton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Kino Classics from Kino Lorber."
  • Adapted from David Belasco's comedy by Roi Cooper Megrue
  • "Mastered from 33mm materials preserved by the Library of Congress"--Container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1925
  • Special features: optional audio commentary and conversation by film historians Ken Gordon and Bruce Lawton (2.0 stereo.); tour of filming locations by John Bengtson, author of Silent echoes; about the technicolor sequence by film historian Eric Grayson; gallery of production stills; bonus 1947 film "A brideless groom' (17 min.), a Three Stooges short that recycles the premise of Seven chances ; the 1904 Edison short film How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns / directed by Edwin S. Porter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn768194585
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate edition ; 2011 remastered edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329084226
Other physical details
sound, color tint and black and white
Publisher number
K842
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; 2.0 stereo. and 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Seven chances, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; screen version by Clyde Bruckman, Jean Havez & Joseph Mitchell ; directed by Buster Keaton
Publication
Note
  • "Kino Classics from Kino Lorber."
  • Adapted from David Belasco's comedy by Roi Cooper Megrue
  • "Mastered from 33mm materials preserved by the Library of Congress"--Container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1925
  • Special features: optional audio commentary and conversation by film historians Ken Gordon and Bruce Lawton (2.0 stereo.); tour of filming locations by John Bengtson, author of Silent echoes; about the technicolor sequence by film historian Eric Grayson; gallery of production stills; bonus 1947 film "A brideless groom' (17 min.), a Three Stooges short that recycles the premise of Seven chances ; the 1904 Edison short film How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns / directed by Edwin S. Porter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn768194585
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate edition ; 2011 remastered edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329084226
Other physical details
sound, color tint and black and white
Publisher number
K842
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; 2.0 stereo. and 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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