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The undesirable / by Edward Tóth ; film by Michael Kertész.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD UNDESIRABLE (DRAMA) (Text) 39206021238694 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (66 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Olive Films, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A classical Hungarian peasant play written in 1880 in 4 acts."-- opening screens.
Originally produced in Hungary as a motion picture in 1914.
Full screen (1.33:1).
Full screen
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Michael Curtiz; writers, Jenö Janovics and Ede Tóth; cinematographer, László Fekete; music by Attila Pacsay, performed by The Pannonia Symphony Orchestra; conductor, Peter Illenyi.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lilly (i.e.Lili) Berky, Mary (i.e. Mari) Jászai, Michael Várkonyi (i.e. Victor Varconi)
Summary, etc.:
A silent film about a woman who is told by her father on his deathbed, that he is really her uncle and that her mother is in prison for killing her real father.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen (1.33:1).
Language Note:
Silent film with musical score and English intertitles.
Subject: Tóth, Ede, 1844-1876 > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Mothers > Drama.
Young women > Drama.
Genre: Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Silent films.
Silent films > Hungary.
Feature films.
Feature films > Hungary.

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