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The Resource The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists, (videorecording)

The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists, (videorecording)

Label
The great escape
Title
The great escape
Statement of responsibility
a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer/director, John Sturges; music, Elmer Bernstein; screenwriters, James Clavell, W.R. Burnett; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp; editor, Ferris Webster
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English and French ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • "Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm39457373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 269511
  • 587060
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • "Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm39457373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 269511
  • 587060
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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