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Title The circus [videorecording] / a comedy written, directed, and produced by Charlie Chaplin.

Imprint [United States] : MK2 Editions ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    CIR    Available
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    CIR    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (69 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Chaplin collection
Chaplin collection (Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.))
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1928.
Special features include: Introduction by David Robinson ; Chaplin today: the circus (documentary) ; deleted sequence ; outtakes ; photo gallery ; film posters ; trailers ; Circus day (excerpts, with Jackie Coogan).
Contents disc 1. The film (69 min.) -- disc 2. Special features (116 min.).
Credits Photography, Rollie H. Totheroh ; music composed by Charlie Chaplin.
Cast Charlie Chaplin, Allan Garcia, Merna Kennedy, Harry Crocker, George Davis.
Summary A tramp fleeing the police takes refuge in a circus, becomes a clown by accident, and falls for an equestrienne.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Closed-captioned.
Silent film with English intertitles and music (title music sung in English by Charlie Chaplin); optional subtitles in Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, or Thai.
Subject Tramps -- Drama.
Clowns -- Drama.
Circus -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Silent films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977
Garcia, Allan, 1887-1938
Kennedy, Merna, 1908-1944
Crocker, Harry, 1893-1958
Davis, George, 1889-1965
MK2 Productions
Warner Home Video (Firm)
United Artists Corporation
ISBN 0790771616
Standard No. 085393764425
Music No. 37644 Warner Home Video

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