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The Resource The docks of New York, A Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Josef von Sternberg production ; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation ; directed by Josef von Sternberg ; associate producer, J.G. Bachmann ; story and screen play by Jules Furthman

The docks of New York, A Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Josef von Sternberg production ; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation ; directed by Josef von Sternberg ; associate producer, J.G. Bachmann ; story and screen play by Jules Furthman

Label
The docks of New York
Title
The docks of New York
Statement of responsibility
A Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Josef von Sternberg production ; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation ; directed by Josef von Sternberg ; associate producer, J.G. Bachmann ; story and screen play by Jules Furthman
Title variation
  • 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
  • Three silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Author
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roughneck stoker Bill Roberts gets into all sorts of trouble during a brief shore leave when he falls hard for Mae, a wise and weary dance-hall girl
Member of
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1999 by the Library of Congress ; Winner, Best Foreign Language Film (Josef von Sternberg), 1930 Kinema Junpo Awards.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by Harold Rosson ; titles by Julian Johnson ; art director, Hans Dreier ; edited by Helen Lewis
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and accompanying musical score
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D63 2010
PerformerNote
George Bancroft, Betty Compson, Baclanova, Clyde Cook, Mitchell Lewis, Gustav Von Seyffertitz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1969
  • 1873-1976
  • 1880-1958
  • -1952
  • 1882-1956
  • 1897-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1890-1984
  • 1880-1956
  • 1863-1943
  • 1895-1988
  • 1885-1965
  • 1885-1966
  • 1963-
  • 1897-1940
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Von Sternberg, Josef
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Lasky, Jesse L.
  • Bachmann, J. G.
  • Furthman, Jules
  • Bancroft, George
  • Compson, Betty
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Cook, Clyde
  • Lewis, Mitchell
  • Seyffertitz, Gustav von
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Johnson, Julian
  • Dreier, Hans
  • Lewis, Helen
  • Israel, Robert
  • Sosin, Donald
  • Saunders, John Monk
  • Seaton, Joanna
  • Sante, Lucy
  • Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
75
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Criterion collection
Series volume
  • 531
  • 528 (set)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saunders, John Monk
  • Waterfronts
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sailors
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Desertion and non-support
  • Newlyweds
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The docks of New York, A Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Josef von Sternberg production ; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation ; directed by Josef von Sternberg ; associate producer, J.G. Bachmann ; story and screen play by Jules Furthman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Suggested by John Monk Saunders' The Dock Walloper." -- opening credits
  • Originally produced in 1928 as a silent motion picture
  • Released as part of the box set: 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Choice of two scores : one composed and conducted by Robert Israel for The Criterion Collection in 2010, the other composed by Donald Sosin and premiered as the 2008 Cinema Ritrovato Festival in Bologna, Italy (©2010 ; vocal part sung by Joanna Seaton) ; 1968 interview with Josef von Sternberg interview, originally broadcast on Swedish television (ca. 40 min. ; In Swedish with optional English subtitles); Accompanying guide includes: Essay on the film (On the Waterfront / by Luc Sante), essays by the score composers (Robert Israel, Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + guide (95 p.), 19 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Isbn
9781604652932
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515059510 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1911D
  • CC1908D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn657134632
  • (Sirsi) o657134632
  • (OCoLC)657134632
  • 871328
  • 871328
System details
DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The docks of New York, A Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Josef von Sternberg production ; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation ; directed by Josef von Sternberg ; associate producer, J.G. Bachmann ; story and screen play by Jules Furthman
Publication
Note
  • "Suggested by John Monk Saunders' The Dock Walloper." -- opening credits
  • Originally produced in 1928 as a silent motion picture
  • Released as part of the box set: 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Choice of two scores : one composed and conducted by Robert Israel for The Criterion Collection in 2010, the other composed by Donald Sosin and premiered as the 2008 Cinema Ritrovato Festival in Bologna, Italy (©2010 ; vocal part sung by Joanna Seaton) ; 1968 interview with Josef von Sternberg interview, originally broadcast on Swedish television (ca. 40 min. ; In Swedish with optional English subtitles); Accompanying guide includes: Essay on the film (On the Waterfront / by Luc Sante), essays by the score composers (Robert Israel, Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + guide (95 p.), 19 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Isbn
9781604652932
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515059510 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1911D
  • CC1908D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn657134632
  • (Sirsi) o657134632
  • (OCoLC)657134632
  • 871328
  • 871328
System details
DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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