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A fool there was, presented by William Fox ; produced and directed by Frank Powell ; screenplay by Roy L. McCardell, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A fool there was
Title
A fool there was
Statement of responsibility
presented by William Fox ; produced and directed by Frank Powell ; screenplay by Roy L. McCardell
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cunning woman uses her irresistible charms to seduce and abandon a series of influential men. When one lover commits suicide on the deck of a luxury liner, she merely turns her gaze to another passenger, and leads him down a path to moral degradation and public scorn
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sultan's wife (Motion picture : 1917)
Dewey number
791.4372
LC call number
PN1997
PerformerNote
Edward José, Theda Bara, Mabel Frenyear, Victor Benoit
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1952
  • 1877-
  • 1885-1955
  • 1870-1940
  • 1897-1983
  • 1897-1939
  • 1880-1964
  • 1865-1936
  • 1879-1934
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, William
  • Powell, Frank E.
  • Bara, Theda
  • Jose, Edward
  • McCardell, Roy L.
  • Frenyear, Mabel
  • Benoit, Victor
  • Swanson, Gloria
  • Vernon, Bobby
  • Badger, Clarence G.
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Browne, Porter Emerson
  • Alpha Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
83
Series statement
Silent classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Femmes fatales
  • Seduction
  • Adultery
  • Ocean liners
Technique
live action
Label
A fool there was, presented by William Fox ; produced and directed by Frank Powell ; screenplay by Roy L. McCardell, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Silent film with added musical soundtrack
  • Based on the play "A fool there was" / Porter Emerson Browne, and the poem "The vampire" / Rudyard Kipling
  • Videodisc release of the silent motion picture produced in 1914
  • Bonus: "The sultan's wife" starring Gloria Swanson, Bobby Vernon ; directed by Clarence G. Badger, originally produced in 1917
  • From the Samuel M. Sherman Archives
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089218648495
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
ALP 6484D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A fool there was, presented by William Fox ; produced and directed by Frank Powell ; screenplay by Roy L. McCardell, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Silent film with added musical soundtrack
  • Based on the play "A fool there was" / Porter Emerson Browne, and the poem "The vampire" / Rudyard Kipling
  • Videodisc release of the silent motion picture produced in 1914
  • Bonus: "The sultan's wife" starring Gloria Swanson, Bobby Vernon ; directed by Clarence G. Badger, originally produced in 1917
  • From the Samuel M. Sherman Archives
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089218648495
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
ALP 6484D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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