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The Resource On the beach, Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer

On the beach, Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer

Label
On the beach
Title
On the beach
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer
Contributor
Actor
Director
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise
Cataloging source
GZD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Guiseppe Rotunno, Daniel Fapp; production design, Rudolph Sternad; music, Ernest Gold
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned ; English or French ; French and Spanish language subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.O58
LC item number
O58 2000
PerformerNote
Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins, Donna Anderson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2003
  • 1922-1990
  • 1932-1992
  • 1911-1985
  • 1899-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Perkins, Anthony
  • Paxton, John
  • Kramer, Stanley
  • Shute, Nevil
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Lomitas Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Shute, Nevil
Technique
live action
Label
On the beach, Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture by Lomitas Productions and released by United Artists in 1959
  • Based on: On the beach / Nevil Shute
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn466157450
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792843610
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616837226
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
908372
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466157450
  • (OCoLC)466157450
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
On the beach, Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture by Lomitas Productions and released by United Artists in 1959
  • Based on: On the beach / Nevil Shute
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn466157450
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792843610
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616837226
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
908372
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466157450
  • (OCoLC)466157450
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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