The Resource Imitation of life, (DVD)

Imitation of life, (DVD)

Label
Imitation of life
Title
Imitation of life
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
  • 1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
  • 1959 version: Two single mothers, a down-on-her-luck actress and a homeless woman, attempt to find happiness for themselves and their daughters
Member of
Cataloging source
APL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Imitation of life (Motion picture : 1934)
  • Imitation of life (Motion picture : 1959)
Credits note
  • 1934 version: Photography, Merritt Gerstad ; film editors, Philip Cahn, Maurice Wright
  • 1959 version: Director of photography, Russell Metty ; film editor, Milton Carruth ; music, Frank Skinner
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
  • In English, with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I426 2003
PerformerNote
  • 1934 version: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Rochelle Hudson, Ned Sparks, Louise Beavers, Fredi Washington, Baby Jane (Juanita Quigley), Alan Hale, Henry Armetta, Wyndham Standing
  • 1959 version: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee, Susan Kohner, Robert Alda, Dan O'Herlihy, Juanita Moore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1979
  • 1883-1957
  • 1886-1950
  • 1895-1948
  • 1916-1972
  • 1883-1957
  • 1902-1962
  • 1903-1994
  • 1931-2017
  • 1892-1950
  • 1888-1945
  • 1880-1963
  • 1906-1995
  • 1897-1987
  • 1921-1995
  • 1931-2018
  • 1936-
  • 1919-2005
  • 1889-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Laemmle, Carl
  • Hurlbut, William J.
  • Stahl, John M.
  • Colbert, Claudette
  • William, Warren
  • Hudson, Rochelle
  • Sparks, Ned
  • Beavers, Louise
  • Washington, Fredi
  • Quigley, Juanita
  • Hale, Alan
  • Armetta, Henry
  • Standing, Wyndham
  • Griffin, Eleanore
  • Scott, Allan
  • Hunter, Ross
  • Sirk, Douglas
  • Turner, Lana
  • Gavin, John
  • Dee, Sandra
  • Kohner, Susan
  • Alda, Robert
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Moore, Juanita
  • Hurst, Fannie
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Universal-International (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
236
Series statement
Franchise collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single mothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Passing (Identity)
Technique
live action
Label
Imitation of life, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Imitation of life / by Fannie Hurst
  • Special feature (side 2): theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side 1. Imitation of life (1934, b&w, 111 min.) / a Universal picture ; the new Universal presents ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, William Hurlbut ; directed by John M. Stahl -- Side 2. Imitation of life (1959, col., 125 min.) / Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Eleanore Griffin and Allan Scott ; produced by Ross Hunter ; directed by Douglas Sirk
Control code
  • a443658
  • ocm55022725
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 1.33:first, 1934 version & widescreen format 1.85:first, 1959 version.
Extent
1 videodisc (236 min.)
Isbn
9780783287065
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192423321
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
24233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55022725
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Imitation of life, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Imitation of life / by Fannie Hurst
  • Special feature (side 2): theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side 1. Imitation of life (1934, b&w, 111 min.) / a Universal picture ; the new Universal presents ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, William Hurlbut ; directed by John M. Stahl -- Side 2. Imitation of life (1959, col., 125 min.) / Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Eleanore Griffin and Allan Scott ; produced by Ross Hunter ; directed by Douglas Sirk
Control code
  • a443658
  • ocm55022725
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 1.33:first, 1934 version & widescreen format 1.85:first, 1959 version.
Extent
1 videodisc (236 min.)
Isbn
9780783287065
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192423321
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
24233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55022725
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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