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Too busy to work / 20th Century Fox ; Fox Film presents ; directed by John Blystone ; screenplay by Barry Conners and Philip Klein.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Cinema classics collection.
Will Rogers collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Linden Carnegie PL - Linden A DVD WIL (Text) 34239000410120 Adult Movies, Main Library Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (76 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Full screen (1.33:1)
Based on the story Jubilo by Ben Ames Williams.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Special features: "He chews to talk," a featurette with Will Rogers on a radio program, musing on various matters about the Great Depression; restoration comparison.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Charles Clarke.
Participant or Performer Note:
Will Rogers, Marian Nixon, Dick Powell, Frederick Burton, Charles Middleton, Louise Beavers.
Summary, etc.:
Jubilo becomes a hobo, but his real motive for travelling is to track down the man who made off with his wife and daughter while he was off fighting in World War I. Many years later, he finds his grown daughter living with a half-brother and the man she believes to be her father, a judge. Jubilo then must decide how to handle the situation.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
In English with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Williams, Ben Ames, 1889-1953 > Film adaptations.
Williams, Ben Ames, 1889-1953 > Adaptations > Drama.
Tramps > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Stepfamilies > Drama.
Vagabundos > Teatro.
Padre e hija > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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