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Charlie Chaplin short comedy classics [videorecording] : the complete restored Essanay & Mutual collection / written and directed by Charles Chaplin.

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 6061-6067 Disc 1 37684001082608 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
Library Reserve Desk DVD 6061-6067 Disc 2 37684001082609 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
Library Reserve Desk DVD 6061-6067 Disc 3 37684001082610 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
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Library Reserve Desk DVD 6061-6067 Disc 5 37684001082612 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
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Library Reserve Desk DVD 6061-6067 Disc 7 37684001082614 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 7 videodiscs (NTSC)(754 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 cm + 1 booklet ([8] p.)
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, c1997-2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LHIS-223 (Miller).
Special features include: scene selection ; Charlie Chaplin filmography (v. 1-3).
Program notes for each disc inserted in each container (v. 1-3). Copies of the collective program notes for v. 4-6 inserted in each of these containers. Additional booklet inserted in v. 1 container contains essays by Jeffrey Vance and David Shepard, and biographical details on Chaplin and the musicians who performed on these reissues.
v. 1-6 originally released as 28 motion pictures from 1915 to 1918 ; v. 7 released as a television documentary by Scottish Television in 1996.
Container title for v. 1-3 : Chaplin's Essanay comedies.
Container title for v. 4-6 : The Chaplin Mutuals.
Container title for v. 7 : Chaplin's Goliath : in search of Scotland's forgotten star.
"Restored film and special contents by Film Preservation Associates" --on screen.
"Restored film c1984 by David Shepard" --v. 4-6, on screen.
"Charlie Chaplin Festival" --title on screen, v. 4 and 5.
"Charlie Chaplin Cavalcade" --title on screen, v. 6.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: v. 1 His new job -- Night out -- Champion -- In the park -- Jitney elopement Disc 2: v. 2 Tramp -- By the sea -- Work -- Woman -- Bank -- His regeneration Disc 3: v. 3 Shanghaied -- Night in the show -- Police -- Burlesque on 'Carmen' -- Triple trouble Disc 4: v. 4 Immigrant -- Adventurer -- Cure -- Easy street Disc 5: v. 5 Count -- Vagabond -- Fireman -- Behind the screen Disc 6: v. 6 One A.M. -- Pawnshop -- Floorwalker -- Rink Disc 7: 5v. 7 Chaplin's Goliath : in search of Scotland's forgotten star.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Charlie Chaplin ; producers, Jesse T. Robbins ... [et al.] ; writers, Charlie Chaplin, Vincent Bryan ; music, Eric James, Robert Israel, Michael D. Mortilla. Volume 7: Producer, Fran Robertson ; director/writer, Kevin MacDonald.
Participant or Performer Note:
Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, G.M. "Broncho Billy" Anderson.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of Chaplin's humorous, silent short films produced at Essanay Studios and the Mutual Film Company. v. 7 presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Chaplin's films as a villain, and follows the life of the actor from Dunoon, Scotland, through his years in the music halls to his short but intense film career and the bizarre final six months of his life before he was killed in an automobile accident in December 1917.
Disc characteristics: DVD Region 0.
Language Note:
Silent films with intertitles and musical accompaniment.
Subject: Campbell, Eric.
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
Motion picture actors and actresses > Biography.
Tramps > Drama.
Comedy films.
Short films.
Silent films.

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