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Wonderful nonsense : the Algonquin Round Table

Author: George LucasRick McCallumKarena O'RiordanDavid SchneiderJohn ParsonsAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : CBS DVD : Paramount Home Entertainment, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Algonquin Round Table was a celebrated group of New York City writers, critics, actors and wits who met daily for lunch to engaged in wisecracks, wordplay and witticisms that, through the newspaper columns of Round Table members, were disseminated across the country. In its ten years of association the organization included many influential names in early twentieth century America. Features archival film footage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Franklin P Adams; Robert Benchley; Dorothy Parker; Harold Wallace Ross; Alexander Woollcott; Edna Ferber; Franklin P Adams; Robert Benchley; Edna Ferber; Dorothy Parker; Harold Wallace Ross; Alexander Woollcott
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Lucas; Rick McCallum; Karena O'Riordan; David Schneider; John Parsons; Marion Meade; Robert Benchley, Jr.; Kevin C Fitzpatrick; Carla Kaplan; Robert W Snyder; Lucasfilm, Ltd.; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; CBS DVD (Firm); Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 141573464X 9781415734643
OCLC Number: 321071537
Credits: Series producer, David Schneider ; editor, Joe de Francesco.
Cast: Commentary: Marion Meade, Robert Benchley, Jr., Kevin C. Fitzpatrick, Carla Kaplan, Robert Snyder.
Performer(s): Narrator: John Parsons.
Description: 1 videodisc (26 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Algonquin Round Table
Adventures of young Indiana Jones.
Responsibility: Lucasfilm Ltd. ; Paramount Pictures ; executive producers, George Lucas, Rick McCallum ; written and produced by Karena O'Riordan.

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The Algonquin Round Table was a celebrated group of New York City writers, critics, actors and wits who met daily for lunch to engaged in wisecracks, wordplay and witticisms that, through the newspaper columns of Round Table members, were disseminated across the country. In its ten years of association the organization included many influential names in early twentieth century America. Features archival film footage with commentary by authors, academics and historians.

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