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The Resource The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists ; produced and directed by John Sturges ; screenplay by James Clavell & W.R. Burnett, (videorecording)

The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists ; produced and directed by John Sturges ; screenplay by James Clavell & W.R. Burnett, (videorecording)

Label
The great escape
Title
The great escape
Statement of responsibility
a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists ; produced and directed by John Sturges ; screenplay by James Clavell & W.R. Burnett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Ferris Webster
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English and French language tracks ; subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1980
  • 1917-1993
  • 1921-2003
  • 1916-
  • 1910-1992
  • 1899-1982
  • 1912-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Garner, James
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Donald, James
  • Bronson, Charles
  • Pleasence, Donald
  • Coburn, James
  • Brickhill, Paul
  • Sturges, John
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Clavell, James
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Webster, Ferris
  • Mirisch Company
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • United Artists Corporation
Runtime
172
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Escapes
Technique
live action
Label
The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists ; produced and directed by John Sturges ; screenplay by James Clavell & W.R. Burnett, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill
  • Special features: 24-minute in-depth documentary on the making of The Great Escape ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn213478300
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1151886
  • (OCoLC)213478300
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (2:35:1) ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists ; produced and directed by John Sturges ; screenplay by James Clavell & W.R. Burnett, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill
  • Special features: 24-minute in-depth documentary on the making of The Great Escape ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn213478300
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1151886
  • (OCoLC)213478300
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (2:35:1) ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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