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The Resource The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
The Sand Pebbles
Title
The Sand Pebbles
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph MacDonald ; film editor, William Reynolds ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for violence and sexual material
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Disc 1 : English, French, or Spanish soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles. Disc 2 : English soundtrack; English, French, or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, Richard Crenna, Candice Bergen, Marayat Andriane, Mako, Larry Gates
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1917-2009
  • 1930-1980
  • 1927-2003
  • 1946-
  • 1933-2006
  • 1915-1996
  • 1906-1968
  • 1910-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wise, Robert
  • Anderson, Robert
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Crenna, Richard
  • Bergen, Candice
  • Arsan, Emmanuelle
  • Mako
  • Gates, Larry
  • MacDonald, Joe
  • Reynolds, William
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • McKenna, Richard
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
379
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • China
  • China
  • Yangtze River (China)
  • Americans
Technique
live action
Label
The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the novel by Richard McKenna
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary with director Robert Wise and actors Candice Bergen, Mako, and Richard Crenna; isolated soundtrack with commentary by music producer Nick Redman, film music historian Jon Burlingame, and Lem Dobbs, film historian and screenwriter of The limey and Dark city. Disc 2: Introductions by Robert Wise and Richard Zanuck; the Making of The Sand Pebbles featurettes: Weighing anchor; cast & characters; Rough seas; McQueen on deck; sound & image; A worthy vessel ; side bars: Steve McQueen remembered, Robert Wise in command, China 1926; from the Fox vault: A ship called San Pablo, narrated by Richard Attenborough; The secret of the San Pablo, narrated by Richard Crenna; radio documentaries narrated by Richard Attenborough: Changsha Bund and the Streets of Taipei; A ship called San Pablo; radio spots; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; MAD Magazine's The Sand Pebbles
Accompanying material
1 booklet (32 p. : col. ill. ; 16 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Theatrical version. Disc 2: Roadshow version
Control code
ocn144617526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (183,196 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543440581
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945293
  • (OCoLC)144617526
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the novel by Richard McKenna
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary with director Robert Wise and actors Candice Bergen, Mako, and Richard Crenna; isolated soundtrack with commentary by music producer Nick Redman, film music historian Jon Burlingame, and Lem Dobbs, film historian and screenwriter of The limey and Dark city. Disc 2: Introductions by Robert Wise and Richard Zanuck; the Making of The Sand Pebbles featurettes: Weighing anchor; cast & characters; Rough seas; McQueen on deck; sound & image; A worthy vessel ; side bars: Steve McQueen remembered, Robert Wise in command, China 1926; from the Fox vault: A ship called San Pablo, narrated by Richard Attenborough; The secret of the San Pablo, narrated by Richard Crenna; radio documentaries narrated by Richard Attenborough: Changsha Bund and the Streets of Taipei; A ship called San Pablo; radio spots; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; MAD Magazine's The Sand Pebbles
Accompanying material
1 booklet (32 p. : col. ill. ; 16 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Theatrical version. Disc 2: Roadshow version
Control code
ocn144617526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (183,196 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543440581
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945293
  • (OCoLC)144617526
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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