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Bardelys the magnificent plus, Monte Cristo : the lost films of John Gilbert.

Author: King VidorDorothy FarnumJohn GilbertEleanor BoardmanRoy D'ArcyAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Flicker Alley, LLC, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bardelys the magnificent: "In France "in an age of light loves and lively scandals, ' the Marquis de Bardelys (Gilbert), casual womanizer and accomplished swashbuckler, is entranced by Roxalanne de Levedan (Eleanor Boradman) and against a background of knavery and intrigue, he sets out to woo and win her."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Silent films
Romance films
Action and adventure films
Historical films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Rafael Sabatini; Alexandre Dumas; Alexandre Dumas; Rafael Sabatini
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: King Vidor; Dorothy Farnum; John Gilbert; Eleanor Boardman; Roy D'Arcy; Emmett Flynn; Bernard McConville; Sandro Salvini; Charles Fechter; Estelle Taylor; Robert McKim; Rafael Sabatini; Alexandre Dumas; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Fox Film Corporation.; Flicker Alley (Firm)
ISBN: 1893967441 9781893967441
OCLC Number: 456510465
Language Note: Silent films with musical accompaniment added; intertitles in English.
Notes: Videodisc release of two motion pictures produced in 1926 (Bardelys the magnificent) and 1922 (Monte Cristo).
Title from container cover.
"2 rediscovered silent classics"--Container cover.
In one container.
Bardelys the magnificent is based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini ; Monte Cristo is based on a novel 'Comte de Monte-Cristo' by Alexandre Dumas.
Film notes in booklet inserted in container.
Special features (Disc 1): music & commentary ; 'Rediscovering John Gilbert' (a documentary by Jeffrey Vance & Tony Maietta (32 min.) ; photo gallery ; chapter selections ; interactive menus.
Special features (Disc 2): photo gallery ; John Gilbert 1921 contract with Fox ; slideshow ; chapter selection ; interactive menus.
Credits: Bardelys the magnificent: director of photography, William Daniels; film editor, Conrad Nervig; costume designer, André-ani -- Monte Cristo: director of photography, Lucien Andriot.
Cast: Bardelys the magnificent: John Gilbert, Eleanor Boardman, Roy D'Arcy.
Monte Cristo: John Gilbert, Estelle Taylor, Robert McKim.
Description: 2 videodiscs (230 min.) : sd., b&w. and tinted ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 p. : ill., ports. ; 19 cm.)
Details: DVD format, NTSC; Region 0; 2.0 stereo; full-screen presentation: 1.33:1.
Contents: Disc 1. Bardelys the magnificent (91 min., 1926) / [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; adapted by Dorothy Farnum ; directed by King Vidor --
Disc 2. Monte Cristo (107 min., 1922) / Fox ; adaptation, Bernard McConville ; additional story, Alexander Salvini & Charles Fechter ; directed by Emmett J. Flynn.
Other Titles: Monte Cristo.
Rediscovering John Gilbert.
Bardelys the magnificent (Motion picture)
Monte Cristo (Motion picture)

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Bardelys the magnificent: "In France "in an age of light loves and lively scandals, ' the Marquis de Bardelys (Gilbert), casual womanizer and accomplished swashbuckler, is entranced by Roxalanne de Levedan (Eleanor Boradman) and against a background of knavery and intrigue, he sets out to woo and win her."--Container.

Monte Cristo: "Gilbert is Admond Dantes, a sailor unjustly imprisoned for twenty years, time he spends acquiring education and finesse. Later the accidental heir to a vast fortune, Dantes reinvents himself as the Count of Monte Cristo, and wreaks revenge on those symbols of the decadent monarchy that wronged him."--Container.

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