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The Great dictator

Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment [distributor], c2000.

1 videodisc (126 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers.

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Title:

The Great dictator [videorecording] / United Artists ; written, produced & directed by Charles Chaplin.

Publisher:

Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment [distributor], c2000.

Physical:

1 videodisc (126 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.

Notes:

"A CBS/Fox Video release."--Container.

Notes:

Additional material includes a seven-minute sequence shot in 1918 for Sunnyside that inspired the famous barber scene in The Great Dictator, a 1933 Fox MovieTone newsreel about Adolf Hitler, original story notes, drafts of scripts and production records documenting Chaplin's work on Sequence "X"--the Final Speech.

ParticipantNote:

Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Henry Daniell, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert.

Summary:

Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift

Subject:

Hitler, Adolf,--1889-1945--Drama.

Subject:

Mussolini, Benito,--1883-1945--Drama.

Subject:

Dictators--Drama.

Subject:

Dictators--Parodies, imitations, etc.

Subject:

Fascism--Drama.

Subject:

National socialism--Drama.

Subject:

Jews--Germany--Persecutions--Drama.

Subject:

Antisemitism--Germany--Drama.

Subject:

Germany--History--1933-1945--Drama.

Subject:

Feature films.

Subject:

Comedy films.

AE:PersName:

Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.

AE:PersName:

Goddard, Paulette.

AE:PersName:

Oakie, Jack, 1903-

AE:PersName:

Gardiner, Reginald, 1903-1980.

AE:CorpName:

United Artists Corporation.

AE:CorpName:

CBS Fox Video.

AE:CorpName:

Image Entertainment (Firm)

Link:

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