The Resource Modern times, Janus Films ; mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven ; photography by Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan, (videorecording)

Modern times, Janus Films ; mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven ; photography by Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan, (videorecording)

Label
Modern times
Title
Modern times
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven ; photography by Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan
Title variation
Charlie Chaplin's Modern times
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When his boss demands more speed and efficiency, Chaplin goes crazy from his repetitious assembly line job. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but occasional voices emanate from radios and television screens
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Modern times (1936)
Credits note
Music composed by Charlie Chaplin ; conducted by Alfred Newman ; arranged by Edward Powell, David Raksin ; recorded by Paul Neal, Frank Maher ; settings by Charles D. Hall, Russell Spencer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
SDH
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M6346 2010
PerformerNote
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Stanley Sandford, Chester Conklin, Hank Mann, Stanley Blystone, Allan Garcia, Dick Alexander, Cecil Reynolds, Myra McKinney, Murdoch McQuarrie, Wilfred Lucas, Ed le Saint, Fred Malatesta, Sam Stein, Juana Sutton, Ted Oliver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1977
  • 1886-1977
  • 1890-1967
  • 1889-1959
  • 1911-1990
  • 1870-1946
  • 1894-1961
  • 1888-1971
  • 1887-1971
  • 1894-1956
  • 1887-1938
  • 1902-1989
  • 1880-1947
  • 1878-1942
  • 1871-1940
  • 1905-1966
  • 1892-1957
  • 1901-1970
  • 1899-1959
  • 1930-
  • 1970-
  • 1957-
  • 1908-2004
  • 1935-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Charlie
  • De Haven, Carter
  • Totheroh, Roland H.
  • Morgan, Ira
  • Goddard, Paulette
  • Bergman, Henry
  • Sandford, Stanley
  • Conklin, Chester
  • Mann, Hank
  • Blystone, Stanley
  • Garcia, Allan
  • Alexander, Richard
  • Reynolds, Cecil
  • McKinney, Mira
  • MacQuarrie, Murdock
  • Lucas, Wilfred
  • LeSaint, Edward
  • Malatesta, Fred
  • Stein, Sam
  • Sutton, Juana
  • Oliver, Ted
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Powell, Edward B
  • Raksin, David
  • Neal, Paul
  • Maher, Frank
  • Hall, Charles
  • Spencer, J. Russell
  • Robinson, David
  • Vance, Jeffrey
  • Barron, Craig
  • Burtt, Ben
  • Bengtson, John
  • Cooke, Alistair
  • Kittredge, Susan Cooke
  • Cortázar, Octavio
  • Truffault, Philippe
  • Austerlitz, Saul
  • Haven, Lisa Stein
  • Janus Films
  • MK2 Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
87
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
543
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Factories
  • Working class
  • Depressions
  • Tramps
  • Capitalism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Modern times, Janus Films ; mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven ; photography by Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Special features: Disc 1. Commentary by Chaplin biographer David Robinson; "Modern times: a closer look" visual essay by Chaplin historian Jeffrey Vance; "A bucket of water and a glass matte" visual and sound effects experts Craig Barron and Ben Burtt discuss techniques used in Modern times; "Silent traces: Modern times" visual essay by John Bengtson; "David Raksin and the score" interview with composer David Raksin; "Two bits" deleted scenes; Trailers. Disc 2. "All at sea" 8mm film of weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke; "Susan Cooke Kittredge" interview with Cooke's daughter; "The rink" Charlie Chaplin's eight film (1916); "For the first time" documentary film by Octavio Cortazar (1967); "Chaplin today: Modern times" documentary by Philippe Truffault (2003). Booklet: "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz; "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
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
Contents
  • Disc 1. Film -- Commentary / Chaplin biographer David Robinson -- "Modern times: a closer look" visual essay / Jeffrey Vance -- "A bucket of water and a glass matte" featurette with Craig Barron and Ben Burtt -- "Silent traces: Modern times" visual essay by John Bengtson -- "David Raksin and the score" interview with composer David Raksin -- Deleted scenes
  • Disc 2. "All at sea" 8mm film of weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke -- "Susan Cooke Kittredge" interview with Cooke's daughter -- "The rink" Charlie Chaplin's eighth film (1916) 00 "For the first time" documentary by Octavio Cortazar (1967) -- "Chaplin today: Modern times" documentary by Philippe Truffault (2003)
  • Booklet. "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz -- "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604653526
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515064811
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 10448087
  • (OCoLC)665161080
  • 5474868
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Modern times, Janus Films ; mk2 diffusion ; written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; assistant director, Carter DeHaven ; photography by Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Special features: Disc 1. Commentary by Chaplin biographer David Robinson; "Modern times: a closer look" visual essay by Chaplin historian Jeffrey Vance; "A bucket of water and a glass matte" visual and sound effects experts Craig Barron and Ben Burtt discuss techniques used in Modern times; "Silent traces: Modern times" visual essay by John Bengtson; "David Raksin and the score" interview with composer David Raksin; "Two bits" deleted scenes; Trailers. Disc 2. "All at sea" 8mm film of weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke; "Susan Cooke Kittredge" interview with Cooke's daughter; "The rink" Charlie Chaplin's eight film (1916); "For the first time" documentary film by Octavio Cortazar (1967); "Chaplin today: Modern times" documentary by Philippe Truffault (2003). Booklet: "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz; "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
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
Contents
  • Disc 1. Film -- Commentary / Chaplin biographer David Robinson -- "Modern times: a closer look" visual essay / Jeffrey Vance -- "A bucket of water and a glass matte" featurette with Craig Barron and Ben Burtt -- "Silent traces: Modern times" visual essay by John Bengtson -- "David Raksin and the score" interview with composer David Raksin -- Deleted scenes
  • Disc 2. "All at sea" 8mm film of weekend voyage with Charlie Chaplin by Alistair Cooke -- "Susan Cooke Kittredge" interview with Cooke's daughter -- "The rink" Charlie Chaplin's eighth film (1916) 00 "For the first time" documentary by Octavio Cortazar (1967) -- "Chaplin today: Modern times" documentary by Philippe Truffault (2003)
  • Booklet. "Exit the Tramp" by Saul Austerlitz -- "Chaplin sees the world" by Lisa Stein
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604653526
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515064811
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 10448087
  • (OCoLC)665161080
  • 5474868
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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