The Resource Backstairs at the White House, Ed Friendly Productions ; produced by Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; teleplay by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)

Backstairs at the White House, Ed Friendly Productions ; produced by Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; teleplay by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)

Label
Backstairs at the White House
Title
Backstairs at the White House
Statement of responsibility
Ed Friendly Productions ; produced by Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; teleplay by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Backstairs at the White House (1979)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert L. Morrison ; music, Morton Stevens ; editors, Paul LaMastra, Roy E. Peterson ; costume designer, Bill Thomas
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
  • Ontario Film Review Board: not rated
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.8.H56
LC item number
B33 2005
PerformerNote
Olivia Cole, Leslie Uggams, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Hari Rhodes, Bill Overton, Helena Carroll, David Downing, Cloris Leachman, Paul Winfield, Julie Harris, Victor Buono, Robert Vaughn, Kim Hunter, Claire Bloom, Celeste Holm, George Kennedy, Ed Flanders, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, Jan Sterling, Eileen Heckart, John Anderson, Harry Morgan, Estelle Parsons, Barbara Barrie, Andrew Duggan, James A. Watson, Jr., Barry Sullivan, Diane Shalet, Richard Roat, Louise Latham
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-2007
  • 1929-1997
  • -1983
  • 1942-
  • 1936-
  • 1937-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1947-
  • 1943-
  • 1925-2013
  • 1938-1982
  • 1932-2016
  • 1922-2002
  • 1931-
  • 1917-2012
  • 1925-2016
  • 1934-1995
  • 1927-
  • 1915-1996
  • 1923-2004
  • 1919-2001
  • 1922-1992
  • 1915-2011
  • 1923-1988
  • 1945-
  • 1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Friendly, Ed
  • O'Herlihy, Michael
  • Bagni, Gwen
  • Dubov, Paul
  • Morrison, Robert L.
  • Stevens, Morty
  • Cole, Olivia
  • Uggams, Leslie
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Hooks, Robert
  • Nielsen, Leslie
  • Rhodes, Hari
  • Overton, Bill
  • Carroll, Helena
  • Downing, David
  • Leachman, Cloris
  • Winfield, Paul
  • Harris, Julie
  • Buono, Victor
  • Vaughn, Robert
  • Hunter, Kim
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Holm, Celeste
  • Kennedy, George
  • Flanders, Ed
  • Grant, Lee
  • Gates, Larry
  • Sterling, Jan
  • Heckart, Eileen
  • Anderson, John
  • Morgan, Harry
  • Parsons, Estelle
  • Barrie, Barbara
  • Duggan, Andrew
  • Watson, James A.
  • Sullivan, Barry
  • Shalet, Diane
  • Roat, Richard
  • Latham, Louise
  • Parks, Lillian Rogers
  • Ed Friendly Productions
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
444
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • Women household employees
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Backstairs at the White House, Ed Friendly Productions ; produced by Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; teleplay by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1979
  • Based on "My thirty years backstairs at the White House" by Lillian Rogers Parks with Frances Spatz Leighton, and partially on interviews with Lillian Rogers Parks
  • Special features: Disc 1: Photo gallery; Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Cloris Leachman, Julie Harris, Victor Buono, Robert Vaughn, Kim Hunter, Claire Bloom). Disc 2: Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Cloris Leachman, Celeste Holm, George Kennedy, Ed Flanders, Lee Grant). Disc 3. Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Larry Gates, Jan Sterling, Eileen Heckart, John Anderson). Disc 4. Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Harry Morgan, Estelle Parsons, Barbara Barrie, Andrew Duggan)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. William Howard Taft, 1909-1913. Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1921 -- pt. 2. Warren G. Harding, 1921-1923. Calvin Coolidge, 1923-1929 -- pt. 3. Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933. Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 -- pt. 4. Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 444 min.)
Isbn
9781569388037
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961803293
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61772764
  • 5431576
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Backstairs at the White House, Ed Friendly Productions ; produced by Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; teleplay by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1979
  • Based on "My thirty years backstairs at the White House" by Lillian Rogers Parks with Frances Spatz Leighton, and partially on interviews with Lillian Rogers Parks
  • Special features: Disc 1: Photo gallery; Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Cloris Leachman, Julie Harris, Victor Buono, Robert Vaughn, Kim Hunter, Claire Bloom). Disc 2: Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Cloris Leachman, Celeste Holm, George Kennedy, Ed Flanders, Lee Grant). Disc 3. Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Larry Gates, Jan Sterling, Eileen Heckart, John Anderson). Disc 4. Cast filmographies (Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Harry Morgan, Estelle Parsons, Barbara Barrie, Andrew Duggan)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. William Howard Taft, 1909-1913. Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1921 -- pt. 2. Warren G. Harding, 1921-1923. Calvin Coolidge, 1923-1929 -- pt. 3. Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933. Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 -- pt. 4. Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 444 min.)
Isbn
9781569388037
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961803293
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61772764
  • 5431576
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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