In old Chicago
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Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005].
Status
Indian Prairie Public Library District - 1st Floor
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Published
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005].
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (approx. 94 min.) : sound, black and white, double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
024543178804, 024543940210

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1938.
General Note
Based on a story by Niven Busch.
General Note
Special features: "Don Ameche: Hollywood's Class Act" as seen on Biography on the A&E Network; Movietone news footage (film premieres, Hollywood Spotlights).
Creation/Production Credits
Music and lyrics "In old Chicago" by Mack Gordon and Harry Revel.
Participants/Performers
Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Alice Brady, Andy Devine.
Description
"The story centers on the O'Leary family, piioneer settlers whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in bustling Chicago. After Jack gets elected mayor with the help of his popular brother Dion, the two lock horns over the future of Chicago's slums. Using his cabaret singer wife as a pawn in their dispute, Dion accelerates their intense rivalry as the whole town takes sides. It is not until a massive fire wipes out all of old Chicago that the O'Leary's lives are changed forever"--Container.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, NTSC region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation on dual-sided disc (Side A: theatrical version ; Side B: Extended road show version); stereo.; mono.
Language
English dialogue; optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
1938 Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actress, Alice Brady ; Best Assistant Director, Robert D. Webb.
Local note
DVD

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

King, H., Webb, R., Zanuck, D. F., Trotti, L., Levien, S., Power, T., Faye, A., Ameche, D., Brady, A., Devine, A., Gordon, M., Revel, H., & Busch, N. (2005). In old Chicago (Full frame version.). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

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

Henry King et al.. 2005. In Old Chicago. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

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

Henry King et al.. In Old Chicago 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

King, Henry, et al. In Old Chicago Full frame version., 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.

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