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The Resource The winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis, (videorecording)

The winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis, (videorecording)

Label
The winds of war
Title
The winds of war
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis
Title variation
Herman Wouk's The winds of war
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attaché. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World War II as Germany expands and proceeds to seize several border countries, Italy attempts to establish a Fascist colonial empire under Mussolini, and Japan prepares for a major battle with China
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Charles Correll ; art directors, John Cartwright, Mike Minor ; film editors, Bernard Gribble ... et al. ; music composed and conducted by Bob Cobert ; production designer, Jackson De Govia
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • In English ; subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman, Polly Bergen, Lisa Eilbacher, David Dukes, Topol, Ben Murphy, Peter Graves, Jeremy Kemp, Ralph Bellamy, Victoria Tennant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1902-1988
  • 1930-2014
  • 1945-2000
  • 1935-
  • 1942-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1934-
  • 1904-1991
  • 1950-
  • 1927-2006
  • 1915-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mitchum, Robert
  • MacGraw, Ali
  • Vincent, Jan-Michael
  • Houseman, John
  • Bergen, Polly
  • Eilbacher, Lisa
  • Dukes, David
  • Topol
  • Murphy, Ben
  • Graves, Peter
  • Kemp, Jeremy
  • Bellamy, Ralph
  • Tennant, Victoria
  • Curtis, Dan
  • Wouk, Herman
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Television
Runtime
879
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini series in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Herman Wouk
  • Special features: Making The winds of war (featurette) ; a novel for television featurette ; cast and characters ; on location featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[disc 1]. The winds rise [Berlin, Germany] -- [disc 2]. The storm breaks [Warsaw, Poland] -- [disc 3&4]. Cataclysm ; Defiance [London, England] -- [disc 5& Special features]. Of love and war [Moscow, Russia] ; Special features -- [disc 6]. The changing of the guard [Rome, Italy] -- [disc 7]. Into the maelstrom [Oahu, Hawaii]
Control code
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (879 min.)
Isbn
9780792196983
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368013049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1385256
  • (OCoLC)54540309
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini series in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Herman Wouk
  • Special features: Making The winds of war (featurette) ; a novel for television featurette ; cast and characters ; on location featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[disc 1]. The winds rise [Berlin, Germany] -- [disc 2]. The storm breaks [Warsaw, Poland] -- [disc 3&4]. Cataclysm ; Defiance [London, England] -- [disc 5& Special features]. Of love and war [Moscow, Russia] ; Special features -- [disc 6]. The changing of the guard [Rome, Italy] -- [disc 7]. Into the maelstrom [Oahu, Hawaii]
Control code
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (879 min.)
Isbn
9780792196983
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368013049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1385256
  • (OCoLC)54540309
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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