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The Resource American Hercules : Babe Ruth, produced by Major League Baseball ; directed by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding ; produced by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding, Nicholas Trotta ; written by Aaron Cohen, Josh Oshinsky

American Hercules : Babe Ruth, produced by Major League Baseball ; directed by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding ; produced by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding, Nicholas Trotta ; written by Aaron Cohen, Josh Oshinsky

Label
American Hercules : Babe Ruth
Title
American Hercules
Title remainder
Babe Ruth
Statement of responsibility
produced by Major League Baseball ; directed by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding ; produced by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding, Nicholas Trotta ; written by Aaron Cohen, Josh Oshinsky
Title variation
Babe Ruth
Contributor
Composer
Film distributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An incorrigible boy transforms into a global superhero wielding a powerful home run swing and a big smile. Through the use of rare and enhanced archival material, coupled with fresh historical and psychological perspectives on the Ruth legend, the filmmakers present a compelling case for Babe's deep impact and relevance in modern times. This program aims to understand and celebrate the most fascinating and entertaining American life ever lived. Babe Ruth remains a mythical hero who reminds us that the greatest legends are often based on true stories
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music, Brian Langsbard
Dewey number
796.357092
Intended audience
TV rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children)
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
GV865.R8
LC item number
A44 2015
PerformerNote
Narrator, Martin Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheen, Martin
  • Oshinsky, Josh
  • Spaulding, Jeff
  • Trotta, Nicholas
  • Cohen, Aaron R.
  • Langsbard, Brian
  • Major League Baseball (Organization)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
63
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Baseball players
Technique
live action
Label
American Hercules : Babe Ruth, produced by Major League Baseball ; directed by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding ; produced by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding, Nicholas Trotta ; written by Aaron Cohen, Josh Oshinsky
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Bonus feature: Archival footage featuring the Great Bambino's achievements on and off the field
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906723079
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (63 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398214571
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
DVDAAE46776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1735163
  • (OCoLC)906723079
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American Hercules : Babe Ruth, produced by Major League Baseball ; directed by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding ; produced by Josh Oshinsky, Jeff Spaulding, Nicholas Trotta ; written by Aaron Cohen, Josh Oshinsky
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Bonus feature: Archival footage featuring the Great Bambino's achievements on and off the field
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906723079
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (63 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398214571
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
DVDAAE46776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1735163
  • (OCoLC)906723079
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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