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Title Room service [videorecording] : At the circus / RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. (Room Service) ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture (At the Circus).

Imprint Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2004.


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 PAS Central Library DVD    ROO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Room Service originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; At the Circus originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Room Service is based on the play of the same name by John Murray and Allen Boretz.
Special features: Side A: vintage shorts: Party Fever and classic cartoon The Daffy Doc, theatrical trailer. Side B: vintage shorts: Dog Daze and classic cartoon Jitterbug Follies, theatrical trailer.
Contents ide A. Room Service (78 min.) -- side B. At the Circus (87 min.).
Credits Room service: producer, George Abbott ; director, William A. Seiter ; screenplay, Morrie Ryskind. At the Circus: producer, Mervyn LeRoy ; director, Edward Buzzell ; screenplay, Irving Brecher.
Cast Room Service: The Marx Brothers, Lucille Ball, Ann Miller and Frank Albertson. At the Circus: The Marx Brothers, Kenny Baker, Florence Rice, Eve Arden, Margaret Dumont, Nat Pendleton.
Summary Room Service: A cash-strapped theatrical troup tries to find a backer and keep from being thrown out of their hotel. At the Circus: The brothers try to keep the cash-strapped circus running by finding a backer.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Feature films
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989
Miller, Ann, 1923-2004.
Albertson, Frank, 1909-1964.
Buzzell, Edward, 1895-1985
Baker, Kenny, 1912-1985-
Rice, Florence, 1911-1974-
Arden, Eve, 1912-1990.
Dumont, Margaret, 1889-1965.
Pendleton, Nat, 1895-1967.
Murray, John, 1906-1984.
Boretz, Allen, 1900-
Marx Brothers
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co.
Added Title At the circus
ISBN 0790791242
Standard No. 012569598829
Music No. 65988 Warner Home Video

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