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The Resource The comedians, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; directed Peter Glenville, (videorecording)

The comedians, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; directed Peter Glenville, (videorecording)

Label
The comedians
Title
The comedians
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; directed Peter Glenville
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A sardonic white hotel owner watches Haiti sink into barbarism with growing fatalism. Complications include a friendship with a rebel leader, politically "charged" hotel guests, an affair with the wife of a European ambassador, and the manipulations of a conniving British arms dealer
Cataloging source
IFA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Not rated
Language note
English language soundtrack; English, Spanish and French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PR6013.R44
LC item number
C5 2006
PerformerNote
Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Alec Guinness, Peter Ustinov, Paul Ford, Lillian Gish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1996
  • 1925-1984
  • 1932-2011
  • 1914-2000
  • 1901-1976
  • 1893-1993
  • 1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glenville, Peter
  • Burton, Richard
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Ustinov, Peter
  • Ford, Paul
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Greene, Graham
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
152
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dictatorship
  • Political corruption
  • Interpersonal conflict
  • Adultery
  • Haiti
  • Corrupción política
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
Technique
live action
Label
The comedians, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; directed Peter Glenville, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1967
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features include vintage featurette, "The comedians in Africa."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm76956318
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419842184
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569794818
  • 012569821101
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 79481
  • 82110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1494196
  • (OCoLC)76956318
System details
DVD; NTSC Region 1, dual-layer format; Dolby digital, English mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The comedians, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; directed Peter Glenville, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1967
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features include vintage featurette, "The comedians in Africa."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm76956318
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419842184
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569794818
  • 012569821101
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 79481
  • 82110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1494196
  • (OCoLC)76956318
System details
DVD; NTSC Region 1, dual-layer format; Dolby digital, English mono
Video recording format
DVD

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