The great dictator


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[S.l.] : Burbank, CA : MK2 Éditions ; Warner Home Video, [2003].
079078064X, 9780790780641


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
General Note
Special features: documentary by Kevin Brownlow and Michael Kloft; recently discovered color footage shot on the set of the film; scenes from Sunnyside, Monsieur Verdoux and other films in the series.
Creation/Production Credits
Photography, Karl Struss, Roland Totheroh ; editor, William Nico ; music, Meredith Willson.
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Billy Gilbert, Maurice Moscovich.
Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers.
System Details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
English or French soundtrack, English intertitles, and optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean; closed-captioned.
National Film Registry selection, 1997.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Chaplin, C., Goddard, P., Oakie, J., Gardiner, R., Gilbert, B., Moscovich, M., Struss, K., Totheroh, R. H., Nico, W., Willson, M., Brownlow, K., & Kloft, M. (2003). The great dictator . MK2 Éditions ; Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Charlie Chaplin et al.. 2003. The Great Dictator. MK2 Éditions ; Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Charlie Chaplin et al.. The Great Dictator MK2 Éditions ; Warner Home Video, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Chaplin, Charlie, et al. The Great Dictator MK2 Éditions ; Warner Home Video, 2003.

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