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The laughmaker

Author: Fletcher MarkleA J RussellPaul NickellJackie GleasonArt CarneyAll authors
Publisher: [Toronto] : VSC, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The laughmaker: Gleason plays the sad clown, and Carney his nemesis, a reporter looking for the man behind the mask. The square peg: A personnel psychologist is unwittingly hired by a mob boss to shake up his crew. When the psychologist realizes what's going on, he tries to do the right thing--the wrong way.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Fletcher Markle; A J Russell; Paul Nickell; Jackie Gleason; Art Carney; Rita Morley; Marian Seldes; Sally Gracie; Carl Frank; Donald Davis; Dorothy Matthews; Alvin Sapinsley; Thomas Mitchell; Orson Bean; Hildy Parks; Howard Smith; CBS Television Network.; Video Service Corp.
OCLC Number: 51958099
Notes: Originally presented on Studio One on CBS-TV.
Bonus feature: The square peg / a CBS Television Network production ; produced by Donald Davis with Dorothy Matthews ; written for television by Alvin Sapinsley ; directed by Paul Nickell ; starring: Thomas Mitchell, Orson Bean, Hildy Parks, Howard Smith.
Special features: Watch the feature programs with or without period commercials with Betty Furness demonstrating Westinghouse products; documentary on the history of Studio One.
Credits: The square peg : produced by Donald Davis with Dorothy Matthews ; written for television by Alvin Sapinsley ; directed by Paul Nickell.
The laughmaker: produced by Fletcher Markle ; written for television by A.J. Russell ; directed by Paul Nickell.
Cast: Jackie Gleason, Art Carney, Rita Morley, Marian Seldes, Sally Gracie, Carl Frank.
Description: 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, stereo.
Contents: The laughmaker (ca. 60 min.) --
The square peg (ca. 60 min.) --
Documentary (ca. 10 min.).
Other Titles: Square peg.
Studio One (Television program)
Responsibility: a CBS Television Network production ; production by Fletcher Markle ; written for television by A.J. Russell ; directed by Paul Nickell.

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The laughmaker: Gleason plays the sad clown, and Carney his nemesis, a reporter looking for the man behind the mask. The square peg: A personnel psychologist is unwittingly hired by a mob boss to shake up his crew. When the psychologist realizes what's going on, he tries to do the right thing--the wrong way.

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