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The Resource W.C. Fields comedy collection, Volume two, Never give a sucker an even break, Universal Studios ; a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Prescott Chaplin & John T. Neville ; directed by Edward F. Cline, (DVD)

W.C. Fields comedy collection, Volume two, Never give a sucker an even break, Universal Studios ; a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Prescott Chaplin & John T. Neville ; directed by Edward F. Cline, (DVD)

Label
W.C. Fields comedy collection, Volume two, Never give a sucker an even break
Title
W.C. Fields comedy collection
Title number
Volume two
Title part
Never give a sucker an even break
Statement of responsibility
Universal Studios ; a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Prescott Chaplin & John T. Neville ; directed by Edward F. Cline
Title variation
  • Never give a sucker an even break
  • W.C. Fields comedy collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
W.C. Fields' last starring role in a feature-length film consists mainly of a series of flashbacks-- a number of disjointed, funny and bizarre scenes spoofing his own cinematic career, Hollywood and the filmmaking industry
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English language, Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
W3 2007
PerformerNote
W.C. Fields, Gloria Jean, Leon Errol, Butch & Buddy, Susan Miller, Franklin Pangborn, Charles Lang, Margaret Dumont
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1968
  • 1886-1970
  • 1892-1961
  • 1880-1946
  • 1881-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Prescott
  • Neville, John Thomas
  • Cline, Edward
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Fields, W. C.
  • Jean, Gloria
  • Errol, Leon
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
71
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Fields, W. C.
  • Películas cinematográficas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
W.C. Fields comedy collection, Volume two, Never give a sucker an even break, Universal Studios ; a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Prescott Chaplin & John T. Neville ; directed by Edward F. Cline, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container and disc label
  • Based on a story by Otis Criblecoblis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm85825623
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193230621
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61032306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85825623
  • a828538
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
W.C. Fields comedy collection, Volume two, Never give a sucker an even break, Universal Studios ; a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Prescott Chaplin & John T. Neville ; directed by Edward F. Cline, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container and disc label
  • Based on a story by Otis Criblecoblis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm85825623
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193230621
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61032306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85825623
  • a828538
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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