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The Resource Tora! Tora! Tora!, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an Elmo Williams-Richard Fleischer production ; screenplay by Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryuzo Kirkushima ; directed by Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda and Kinji Fukasaku ; produced by Elmo Williams ; Japanese sequences directed by Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)

Tora! Tora! Tora!, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an Elmo Williams-Richard Fleischer production ; screenplay by Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryuzo Kirkushima ; directed by Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda and Kinji Fukasaku ; produced by Elmo Williams ; Japanese sequences directed by Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)

Label
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Title
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an Elmo Williams-Richard Fleischer production ; screenplay by Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryuzo Kirkushima ; directed by Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda and Kinji Fukasaku ; produced by Elmo Williams ; Japanese sequences directed by Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A dramatization chronicling the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1970: Oscar - Best Effects, Special Visual Effects (A.D. Flowers, L.B. Abbott).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Sinsaku Himeda, Masamichi Satoh, Osami Furuya, Charles F. Wheeler ; editors, James E. Newcom, Pembroke J. Herring, Inoue Chikaya; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
D743.23
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English and French language tracks ; subtitles in English and Spanish
PerformerNote
Martin Balsam, Soh Yamamura, Joseph Cotten, Tatsuya Mihashi, E.G. Marshall, James Whitmore, Takahiro Tamura, Eijiro Tono, Jason Robards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1919-1996
  • 1910-2000
  • 1905-1994
  • 1923-2004
  • 1914-1998
  • 1921-2009
  • 1907-1994
  • 1913-2015
  • 1924-1988
  • 1904-1996
  • 1927-
  • 1910-1980
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  • Balsam, Martin
  • Yamamura, Sō
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Mihashi, Tatsuya
  • Marshall, E. G.
  • Whitmore, James
  • Tamura, Takahiro
  • Tōno, Eijirō
  • Robards, Jason
  • Williams, Elmo
  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Forrester, Larry.
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Kirkushima, Ryuzo
  • Masuda, Toshio
  • Fukasaku, Kinji
  • Prange, Gordon W.
  • Farago, Ladislas
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
144
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tora! Tora! Tora!, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an Elmo Williams-Richard Fleischer production ; screenplay by Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryuzo Kirkushima ; directed by Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda and Kinji Fukasaku ; produced by Elmo Williams ; Japanese sequences directed by Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books: Tora! Tora! Tora! / by Gordon W. Prange, and: The broken seal / by Ladislas Farago
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay by film critic and historian Tom Weaver
  • Settings menu includes THX Optimode audio and video settings assistant
  • Special features (disc 1): Optional commentary by director Richard Fleischer & Japanese film historian Stuart Galbraith IV; "Day of Infamy" documentary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (20 min.); original theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "History behind the lens Tora! Tora! Tora!: A giant awakes" documentary of the historical facts behind the film (90 min.); "Hollywood Backstories: Tora! Tora! Tora!" AMC making-of featurette (22 min.); "Movietone news" film clips of events surrounding the attack on Pearl Harbor, including "First Pictures of Jap Attack on Hawaii" (2 min.), "Now it can be shown" (9 min.), "A year of war since Pearl Harbor" (7 min.), "War with Japan" (7 min.), "U.S. declares war on Japan" (5 min.), "First pictures of Navy attack on Jap Islands" (3 min.), "Jap cities were bombed by U.S. Army planes" (1 min.), "President honors 'Jimmy' Doolittle for raid on Japan" (3 min.), "War reports of the United Nations" (2 min.), "Doolittle's raiders, who bombed Tokyo, mark anniversary" (1 min.), "Behind-the-scenes" production still gallery; "Production gallery" of cast and set stills; original theatrical trailer (4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68693914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543240754
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2234075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1010882
  • (OCoLC)68693914
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 4.1 surround ; Dolby surround ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tora! Tora! Tora!, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an Elmo Williams-Richard Fleischer production ; screenplay by Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryuzo Kirkushima ; directed by Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda and Kinji Fukasaku ; produced by Elmo Williams ; Japanese sequences directed by Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books: Tora! Tora! Tora! / by Gordon W. Prange, and: The broken seal / by Ladislas Farago
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay by film critic and historian Tom Weaver
  • Settings menu includes THX Optimode audio and video settings assistant
  • Special features (disc 1): Optional commentary by director Richard Fleischer & Japanese film historian Stuart Galbraith IV; "Day of Infamy" documentary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (20 min.); original theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "History behind the lens Tora! Tora! Tora!: A giant awakes" documentary of the historical facts behind the film (90 min.); "Hollywood Backstories: Tora! Tora! Tora!" AMC making-of featurette (22 min.); "Movietone news" film clips of events surrounding the attack on Pearl Harbor, including "First Pictures of Jap Attack on Hawaii" (2 min.), "Now it can be shown" (9 min.), "A year of war since Pearl Harbor" (7 min.), "War with Japan" (7 min.), "U.S. declares war on Japan" (5 min.), "First pictures of Navy attack on Jap Islands" (3 min.), "Jap cities were bombed by U.S. Army planes" (1 min.), "President honors 'Jimmy' Doolittle for raid on Japan" (3 min.), "War reports of the United Nations" (2 min.), "Doolittle's raiders, who bombed Tokyo, mark anniversary" (1 min.), "Behind-the-scenes" production still gallery; "Production gallery" of cast and set stills; original theatrical trailer (4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68693914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543240754
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2234075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1010882
  • (OCoLC)68693914
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 4.1 surround ; Dolby surround ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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