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The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 1, Universal Studios ; a Universal picture ; Universal presents, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 1
Title
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Universal Studios ; a Universal picture ; Universal presents
Title variation
Best of Abbott and Costello
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • One night in the tropics: Abbott and Costello play "two stooges employed by Roscoe, a crooked nightclub owner. Having financed a dubious 'love insurance' policy, Roscoe wants the boys to ensure that Steve marries his hard-to-get girlfriend as they travel to fun in the sun aboard a luxury ocean liner bound for San Marcos, South America."
  • Get ready for big laughs with Abbott and Costello, undeniably the most popular comedy team of all time, in this hilarious collection featuring eight of their classic films. Te wildly popular comic duo has entertained audiences since 1931, conquering vaudeville, radio and the silver screen in nearly 40 films
Cataloging source
EYP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Disc 1: One night in the tropics: music by Jerome Kern ; lyrics by Dorothy Fields, Oscar Hammerstein II ; director of photography, Joseph Valentine ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Milton Carruth ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; musical director, Charles Previn ; dances by Larry Ceballos. Buck privates: directors of photography, Milton Krasner, Jerry Ash ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Philip Cahn ; dance director, Nick Castle ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; musical director, Charles Previn ; composers, Don Raye, Hughie Prince, Sonny Burke, Vic Schoen, Albert Von Tilzer and Neville Fleeson
  • Disc 2: In the Navy: director of photography, Joseph Valentine ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Philip Cahn ; musical numbers staged by Nick Castle ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; musical director, Charles Previn ; words and music by Don Raye, Gene DePaul. Hold that ghost: director of photography, Elwood Bredell ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Philip Cahn ; musical director, H.J. Salter ; musical numbers staged by Nick Castle ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman
  • Disc 3: Keep 'em flying: director of photography, Joseph Valentine ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Philip Cahn ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; musical director, Charles Previn ; words and music by Don Raye & Gene de Paul ; words by Ned Washington ; music by George Bassman ; musical score, Frank Skinner ; musical numbers staged by Edward Prinz. Ride 'em cowboy: director of photography, John W. Boyle ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Philip Cahn ; gowns, Vera West ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; musical director, Charles Previn ; words and music by Don Raye, Gene dePaul, Ella Fitzgerald & Al Feldman ; musical score, Frank Skinner ; musical numbers staged by Nick Castle
  • Disc 4: Pardon my sarong: director of photography, Milton Krasner ; art director, Jack Otterson ; film editor, Arthur Hilton ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; gowns, Vera West ; words and music by Don Raye, Gene de Paul ; musical director, Charles Previn ; dances originated and staged by Katherine Dunham. Who done it?: director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; art director, Jack Otterson ; set decorations, R.A. Gausman ; costumes, Vera West ; musical director, Charles Previn ; music by Frank Skinner ; film editor, Arthur Hilton
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Audio: English; subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1895-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abbott, Bud
  • Costello, Lou
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Mayfair Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
675
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Ocean travel
  • Soldiers
  • Sailors
  • Singers
  • Apparitions
  • Ghost plays
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Stunt flying
  • Ranches
  • Mistaken identity
  • Murder
  • Radio plays
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 1, Universal Studios ; a Universal picture ; Universal presents, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
One night in the tropics: from the novel "Love Insurance" by Earl Derr Biggers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In the Navy
  • (86 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay, Arthur T. Horman, John Grant ; original story, Arthur T. Horman ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • Hold that ghost
  • (86 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay by Robert Lees, Fred Rinaldo, John Grant ; original story, Robert Lees, Fred Rinaldo ; associate producers, Burt Kelly, Glenn Tryon ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 3.
  • Keep 'em flying
  • (87 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay by True Boardman, Nat Perrin, John Grant ; original story, Edmund L. Hartmann ; associate producer, Glenn Tryon ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 1.
  • Ride 'em cowboy
  • (86 min. : 1942)
  • screenplay by True Boardman, John Grant ; adapted by Harold Shumate ; from an original story by Edmund L. Hartmann ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 4.
  • Pardon my sarong
  • (84 min. : 1942)
  • a Mayfair production ; original screenplay, True Boardman, Nat Perrin, John Grant ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • Who done it?
  • (78 min. : 1942)
  • screenplay, Stanley Roberts, Edmund Joseph, John Grant ; original story, Stanley Roberts ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • One night in the tropics
  • (83 min. : 1940)
  • screenplay, Gertrude Purcell, Charles Grayson ; adapted by Kathryn Scola and Francis Martin ; associate producer, Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by A. Edward Sutherland
  • Buck privates
  • (85 min. : 1941)
  • original screenplay, Arthur T. Horman ; special material for Abbott and Costello, John Grant ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn843196046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (675 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192159619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)843196046
System details
DVD; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 2.0 mono.; NTSC region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Volume 1, Universal Studios ; a Universal picture ; Universal presents, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
One night in the tropics: from the novel "Love Insurance" by Earl Derr Biggers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In the Navy
  • (86 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay, Arthur T. Horman, John Grant ; original story, Arthur T. Horman ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • Hold that ghost
  • (86 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay by Robert Lees, Fred Rinaldo, John Grant ; original story, Robert Lees, Fred Rinaldo ; associate producers, Burt Kelly, Glenn Tryon ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 3.
  • Keep 'em flying
  • (87 min. : 1941)
  • screenplay by True Boardman, Nat Perrin, John Grant ; original story, Edmund L. Hartmann ; associate producer, Glenn Tryon ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 1.
  • Ride 'em cowboy
  • (86 min. : 1942)
  • screenplay by True Boardman, John Grant ; adapted by Harold Shumate ; from an original story by Edmund L. Hartmann ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 4.
  • Pardon my sarong
  • (84 min. : 1942)
  • a Mayfair production ; original screenplay, True Boardman, Nat Perrin, John Grant ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • Who done it?
  • (78 min. : 1942)
  • screenplay, Stanley Roberts, Edmund Joseph, John Grant ; original story, Stanley Roberts ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • One night in the tropics
  • (83 min. : 1940)
  • screenplay, Gertrude Purcell, Charles Grayson ; adapted by Kathryn Scola and Francis Martin ; associate producer, Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by A. Edward Sutherland
  • Buck privates
  • (85 min. : 1941)
  • original screenplay, Arthur T. Horman ; special material for Abbott and Costello, John Grant ; associate producer, Alex Gottlieb ; directed by Arthur Lubin
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn843196046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (675 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192159619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)843196046
System details
DVD; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 2.0 mono.; NTSC region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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