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The Resource Call of the wild, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Darryl Zanuck production ; screenplay by Gene Fowler, Leondard Praskins ; directed by William Wellman, (videorecording)

Call of the wild, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Darryl Zanuck production ; screenplay by Gene Fowler, Leondard Praskins ; directed by William Wellman, (videorecording)

Label
Call of the wild
Title
Call of the wild
Statement of responsibility
Joseph M. Schenck presents a Darryl Zanuck production ; screenplay by Gene Fowler, Leondard Praskins ; directed by William Wellman
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Jack Thornton is an adventurer who travels the Yukon in search of gold. Whe he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog with the strenght of his part-wolf ancestry, Jack's luck changes. A winning $1,000 bet on Buck's stamina is only the first of the rewards that his friendship with the canine will bring. When the pair, along with Jack's friend Shorty, happen upon a woman who's lost her husband in the wild they begin their greatest adventure yet in this rousing tale of camaraderie and adventure
  • Hollywood legend Clark Gable stars in this soaring adaptation of the celebrated Jack London novel. Jack Thornton is a prospector who travels the Yukon in search of gold. When Jack buys Buck, a strong and loyal sled dog with part-wolf ancestry, their thrilling adventure through the Alaskan wilderness begins
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Charles Rosher ; music, Alfred Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C35 2013
PerformerNote
Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie, Reginald Owen, Frank Conroy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1877-1961
  • 1902-1979
  • 1890-1960
  • 1896-1975
  • 1901-1960
  • 1913-2000
  • 1903-1978
  • 1876-1916
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schenck, Joseph M.
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Fowler, Gene
  • Praskins, Leonard
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Gable, Clark
  • Young, Loretta
  • Oakie, Jack
  • London, Jack
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
81
Series statement
20th Century Fox studio classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dogs
  • Wolves
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
Technique
live action
Label
Call of the wild, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Darryl Zanuck production ; screenplay by Gene Fowler, Leondard Praskins ; directed by William Wellman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features: commentary by Author Darwin Porter ; restoration comparison ; photo gallery ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn864722979
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543919933
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2291993
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1128670
  • (OCoLC)864722979
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame (1.33:1), Dolby digital, stereo, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Call of the wild, Joseph M. Schenck presents a Darryl Zanuck production ; screenplay by Gene Fowler, Leondard Praskins ; directed by William Wellman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features: commentary by Author Darwin Porter ; restoration comparison ; photo gallery ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn864722979
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543919933
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2291993
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1128670
  • (OCoLC)864722979
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame (1.33:1), Dolby digital, stereo, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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