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Beggars of life

Author: William A WellmanJesse L LaskyAdolph ZukorBenjamin F GlazerJim TullyAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Classics, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : No Linguistic ContentView all editions and formats
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After escaping her treacherous step-father, a girl tries to escape the country with a young vagabond. She dresses as a boy, they hop freight trains, quarrel with a group of hobos, and steal a car in their attempt to escape the police, and reach Canada.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Silent films
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William A Wellman; Jesse L Lasky; Adolph Zukor; Benjamin F Glazer; Jim Tully; Wallace Beery; Louise Brooks; Richard Arlen; Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation,; Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra.; Kino Lorber, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 1000402339
Language Note: Silent film with English intertitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1928.
Includes an accompanying score compiled and performed by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra.
"This is a digital reproduction of a 35mm film preserved by the George Eastman Museum"--Opening screen.
Full screen (1.33:1).
Special features: 2 audio commentaries, one with William Wellman, Jr., and one with Thomas Gladysz, founding director of the Louise Brooks Society; booklet essay by Nick Pinkerton.
Credits: Director of photography, Henry Gerrard ; editor, Alyson Shaffer.
Cast: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen, Robert Perry, Roscoe Karns, Edgar Washington.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (81 min.) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (10 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) ; silent with score, 2.0 stereo.
Responsibility: a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a William A. Wellman production ; story by Jim Tully ; adapted & supervised by Benjamin Glazer ; directed by William A. Wellman.

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After escaping her treacherous step-father, a girl tries to escape the country with a young vagabond. She dresses as a boy, they hop freight trains, quarrel with a group of hobos, and steal a car in their attempt to escape the police, and reach Canada.

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