Coverart for item
The Resource Manslaughter, Kino International ; Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Jeanie Mecpherson ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / Kino International ; Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company ; Paramount Picture ; Film Preservation Associates ; story by Hector Turnbull ; screenplay by Turnbull and Jeanie Mecpherson ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Manslaughter, Kino International ; Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Jeanie Mecpherson ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / Kino International ; Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company ; Paramount Picture ; Film Preservation Associates ; story by Hector Turnbull ; screenplay by Turnbull and Jeanie Mecpherson ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Label
Manslaughter
Title
Manslaughter
Statement of responsibility
Kino International ; Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Jeanie Mecpherson ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / Kino International ; Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company ; Paramount Picture ; Film Preservation Associates ; story by Hector Turnbull ; screenplay by Turnbull and Jeanie Mecpherson ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Title variation
Cecile B. DeMille's Manslaughter and the Cheat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Manslaughter": stars Leatrice Joy as a pamperd debutante who is forced to confront her irresponsabile lifestyle when she causes the death of a traffic cop. "The cheat" depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant to save her reputation and in return becomes his property
Related
Cataloging source
JHE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Manslaughter: photography, Alvin Wyckoff and Guy Wilky ; adaptation, Jeanie Macpherson ; music, the Alloy Orchestra. The Cheat: photography, Alvin Wyckoff ; art director, Wilfred Buckland ; music, Robert Israel
Language note
Silent film with musical accompaniment and English intertitles
LC call number
PS3525.I515
LC item number
M32 2002
PerformerNote
Manslaughter: Thomas Meighan, Leatrice Joy and Lois Wilson. The Cheat: Fannie Ward and Sessue Hayakawa
Runtime
159
Series statement
Killiam Collection
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Manslaughter, Kino International ; Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Jeanie Mecpherson ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / Kino International ; Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company ; Paramount Picture ; Film Preservation Associates ; story by Hector Turnbull ; screenplay by Turnbull and Jeanie Mecpherson ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Manslaughter based on the novel by Alice Duer Miller
  • Manslaughter originally released as a silent film in 1915; the Cheat originally released as a silent film in 1915
  • Following the Cheat: 3 rare images from the 1923 Famous Players-Lasky (Paramount) remake of the Cheat
  • "The Cheat: Special contents of this edition c1994 Film Preservation Associates"--Container
  • Includes scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Double feature ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min. ; 59 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1623
Other control number
738329024420
Other physical details
sd., col. tint, b&w
Publisher number
K244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (PU)3253038
  • (OCoLC)ocn373667314
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Manslaughter, Kino International ; Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Jeanie Mecpherson ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / Kino International ; Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company ; Paramount Picture ; Film Preservation Associates ; story by Hector Turnbull ; screenplay by Turnbull and Jeanie Mecpherson ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Publication
Note
  • Manslaughter based on the novel by Alice Duer Miller
  • Manslaughter originally released as a silent film in 1915; the Cheat originally released as a silent film in 1915
  • Following the Cheat: 3 rare images from the 1923 Famous Players-Lasky (Paramount) remake of the Cheat
  • "The Cheat: Special contents of this edition c1994 Film Preservation Associates"--Container
  • Includes scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Double feature ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min. ; 59 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1623
Other control number
738329024420
Other physical details
sd., col. tint, b&w
Publisher number
K244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (PU)3253038
  • (OCoLC)ocn373667314
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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