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Modern times [videorecording]
DVDs DVDs | Warner Home Video | 2003 | Standard version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD M pt.1-2 COMEDY (NFR))
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Imprint
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2003.
Edition
Standard version.
Descript
2 videodiscs (87 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series
Chaplin collection
Silent films. lcgft
Chaplin collection (Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.))
System Det
DVD, mono.
Note
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portugese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean.
Cast
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard.
Credits
Photography, Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan ; music composed by Charles Chaplin ; writer/producer/director, Charles Chaplin.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
Awards
National Film Registry
Audience
MPAA rating: G.
Summary
A devastating satire on the effects of mass production on the lives of factory workers. Shows Charlie as a factory worker, jailbird, night watchman, and a singing waiter. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but voices emanate from TV sets and radios.
Note
Special features (on disc 2): documentary: "Chaplin today, modern times" by Philippe Truffault ; introduction by David Robinson ; karaoke version of Chaplin's nonsense song ; theme song "Smile", performed by Liberace ; government sponsored educational film "Behind the scenes in the Machine Age" (1931) ; Ford's promotional musical film "Symphony in F" (1940) ; Cuban documentary "Por primera vez" or "For the first time" (1967) on peasants watching Modern times, their first movie ; theatrical trailers ; deleted scenes.
Local Note
MW, 8-03
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ISBN
0790771683
ISBN/ISSN
085393794323
Music #
37943 Warner Home Video
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