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The Resource How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hatwaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith, (videorecording)

How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hatwaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith, (videorecording)

Label
How the West was won
Title
How the West was won
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hatwaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • jpn
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows three generations of one family and their struggles in the West
Cataloging source
C8Y
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, William H. Daniels ... [et al.] ; art director, George Davis ... [et al.] ; editor, Harold F. Kress ; music, Alfred Newman
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English or French dialogue with optional English, French, Spanish, Japanese and Thai subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.H69
LC item number
H69 1999
PerformerNote
  • Carroll Baker, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones, Karl Malden, Gregory Peck, George Peppard, Robert Preston, Debbie Reynolds, James Stewart, Eli Wallach, John Wayne, Richard Widmark
  • Narrator, Spencer Tracy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1985
  • 1894-1973
  • 1891-1975
  • 1907-1999
  • 1931-
  • 1911-1976
  • 1905-1982
  • 1930-1983
  • 1916-2003
  • 1918-1987
  • 1908-1997
  • 1915-2014
  • 1907-1979
  • 1900-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Webb, James R
  • Hathaway, Henry
  • Ford, John
  • Marshall, George
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Baker, Carroll
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Malden, Karl
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Peppard, George
  • Preston, Robert
  • Reynolds, Debbie
  • Stewart, James
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Wayne, John
  • Widmark, Richard
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cinerama
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Technique
live action
Label
How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hatwaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Suggested by the series "How the West was won" which appeared in Life magazine
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, director of Cinerama, Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James (disc 1 & 2) ; theatrical trailer (disc 1) ; Cinerama adventure: comprehensive documentary about the revolutionary exhibition process (disc 3)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • How the West was won: the movie part 1
  • Disc 2.
  • How the West was won: the movie part 2
  • Disc 3.
  • How the West was won: special features
Control code
ocn259757739
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Three-disc special ed.
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (164 min.)
Isbn
9781419861451
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569799714
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000016942
  • 2000004617
  • 2000004618
  • 2000004760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1715761
  • (OCoLC)259757739
System details
  • DVD
  • NTSC ; widescreen version (2.89:1 aspect ratio) ; Dolby Digital surround 5.1 (English/French), dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hatwaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Suggested by the series "How the West was won" which appeared in Life magazine
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, director of Cinerama, Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James (disc 1 & 2) ; theatrical trailer (disc 1) ; Cinerama adventure: comprehensive documentary about the revolutionary exhibition process (disc 3)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • How the West was won: the movie part 1
  • Disc 2.
  • How the West was won: the movie part 2
  • Disc 3.
  • How the West was won: special features
Control code
ocn259757739
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Three-disc special ed.
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (164 min.)
Isbn
9781419861451
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569799714
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000016942
  • 2000004617
  • 2000004618
  • 2000004760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1715761
  • (OCoLC)259757739
System details
  • DVD
  • NTSC ; widescreen version (2.89:1 aspect ratio) ; Dolby Digital surround 5.1 (English/French), dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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