The Resource Duck soup, screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; additional dialogue by Arthur Sheekman and Nat Perrin ; directed by Leo McCarey, (DVD videorecording)

Duck soup, screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; additional dialogue by Arthur Sheekman and Nat Perrin ; directed by Leo McCarey, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Duck soup
Title
Duck soup
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; additional dialogue by Arthur Sheekman and Nat Perrin ; directed by Leo McCarey
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After being appointed the dictator of Freedonia, Rufus T. Firefly proceeds to bring the mythical nation to a halt by showing up late and insulting everyone at his inauguration. Hoping to oust the unfit new leader, two spies are sent from the neighboring Sylvania. Soon enough, war is declared between the two nations with outrageous results. Including Groucho's famous mirror scene and final battle scene, it remains as entertaining and relevant today as it did when first released in 1933
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
The Marx Brothers (Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo), Margaret Dumont, Louis Calhern, Edgar Kennedy, Raquel Torres
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1884-1947
  • 1890-1977
  • 1888-1964
  • 1887-1961
  • 1901-1979
  • 1889-1965
  • 1895-1956
  • 1890-1948
  • 1908-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kalmar, Bert
  • Ruby, Harry
  • McCarey, Leo
  • Marx, Groucho
  • Marx, Harpo
  • Marx, Chico
  • Marx, Zeppo
  • Dumont, Margaret
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Kennedy, Edgar
  • Torres, Raquel
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Marx Brothers
Runtime
69
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dictators
  • Spies
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Duck soup, screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; additional dialogue by Arthur Sheekman and Nat Perrin ; directed by Leo McCarey, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (69 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192084614
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
61116505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)727130025
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Duck soup, screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; additional dialogue by Arthur Sheekman and Nat Perrin ; directed by Leo McCarey, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (69 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192084614
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
61116505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)727130025
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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