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The Resource The Black Pirate, directed by Albert Parker ; story by Elton Thomas ; adapted by Jack Cunningham, (DVD)

The Black Pirate, directed by Albert Parker ; story by Elton Thomas ; adapted by Jack Cunningham, (DVD)

Label
The Black Pirate
Title
The Black Pirate
Statement of responsibility
directed by Albert Parker ; story by Elton Thomas ; adapted by Jack Cunningham
Title variation
Douglas Fairbanks: the black pirate
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A restored version of the 1926 United Arists silent film which was the first grand-scale epic shot entirely in Technicolor. The screenplay was based on a story by star Douglas Fairbanks writing under the name Elton Thomas. It tells about the sole survivor of a ship, pillaged by buccaneers, who poses as the Black Pirate to recover the ship and its treasure and to rescue a captive princess. This version includes a new recording of Mortimer Wilson's original orchestral score and a documentary including newly discovered outtakes and glimpses behind the scenes of the production
Awards note
A selection of the National Film Registry, 1993.
Cataloging source
JDP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Black Pirate (90 min.). Photographed by Henry Sharp ; musical score by Mortimer Wilson -- Behind the scenes of the Black Pirate (19 min.). Commentary by Rudy Behlmer
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Douglas Fairbanks, Billie Dove, Donald Crisp, Sam De Grasse
Runtime
109
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
The Black Pirate, directed by Albert Parker ; story by Elton Thomas ; adapted by Jack Cunningham, (DVD)
Label
The Black Pirate, directed by Albert Parker ; story by Elton Thomas ; adapted by Jack Cunningham, (DVD)
Publication
Note
With: Behind the scenes of the Black Pirate
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Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm35005204
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
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Extent
1 DVD (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
738329011222
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
DVD
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

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      43.19289 -70.876331
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