Modern times
(DVD)

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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2003].
ISBN
0790771683, 0790780631
Rating
Rated G.
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Batavia Public Library District - Adult AVDVD MODOn Shelf
Bloomingdale Public Library - Adult AVCLASSIC MODOn Shelf
St. Charles Public Library District - MOVIESTVAMOVIES MODOn Shelf
West Chicago Public Library District - Adult AVDVD MODOn Shelf
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Format
DVD
Edition
Full screen edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (83 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
065393765125, 085393794323

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1936.
General Note
Special features include: documentary: "Chaplin today, modern times" by Philippe Truffault; introduction by David Robinson; karaoke version of Chaplin's nonsense song; theme song "Smile", performed by Liberace; government sponsored educational film "Behind the scenes in the Machine Age" (1931); Ford's promotional musical film "Symphony in F" (1940); Cuban documentary "Por primera vez" or "For the first time" (1967) on peasants watching Modern times, their first movie; photogallery, poster gallery, theatrical trailers, and deleted scenes.
Creation/Production Credits
Photography, Rollie Totheroh, Ira Morgan ; music composed by Charlie Chaplin.
Participants/Performers
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard.
Description
A devastating satire on the effects of mass production on the lives of factory workers. Shows Charlie as a factory worker, jailbird, night watchman, and a singing waiter. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but voices emanate from TV sets and radios.
Target Audience
Rated G.
System Details
DVD, Dolby digital mono. or 5.1.
Language
English or French soundtrack, English intertitles, and optional subtitles in English, English for the hearing-impaired, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean. Menu in English, Spanish or Portuguese.
Local note
DVD
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Chaplin, C., & Goddard, P. (2003). Modern times. Full screen edition. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977 and Paulette Goddard. 2003. Modern Times. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977 and Paulette Goddard, Modern Times. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Chaplin, Charlie, and Paulette Goddard. Modern Times. Full screen edition. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2003. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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