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The Resource Bigger than life, director: Nicholas Ray ; producer: James Mason ; story and screenplay: Cyril Hume and Richard Maibaum, (videorecording)

Bigger than life, director: Nicholas Ray ; producer: James Mason ; story and screenplay: Cyril Hume and Richard Maibaum, (videorecording)

Label
Bigger than life
Title
Bigger than life
Statement of responsibility
director: Nicholas Ray ; producer: James Mason ; story and screenplay: Cyril Hume and Richard Maibaum
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A friendly schoolteacher turns violent when he becomes addicted to a painkiller he is prescribed for a painful health problem
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, David Raksin ; editor, Louis Loeffler
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B54 2010
PerformerNote
James Mason, Barbara Rush, Walter Matthau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1984
  • 1927-
  • 1911-1979
  • 1900-1966
  • 1911-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mason, James
  • Rush, Barbara
  • Matthau, Walter
  • Ray, Nicholas
  • Hume, Cyril
  • Maibaum, Richard
  • Roueché, Berton
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug addicts
  • Teachers
  • Families
Technique
live action
Label
Bigger than life, director: Nicholas Ray ; producer: James Mason ; story and screenplay: Cyril Hume and Richard Maibaum, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/icrcc1876d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Based on an article in the New Yorker by Burton Roueché
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Release date: Mar. 23, 2010
  • Bonus features: audio commentary by Geoff Andrew, "Profile of Nicholas Ray", new video appreciation of "Bigger than life" by Jonathan Lethem, new video interview with Susan Ray, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn550640983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781604652468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515054812
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1876
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)550640983
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bigger than life, director: Nicholas Ray ; producer: James Mason ; story and screenplay: Cyril Hume and Richard Maibaum, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/icrcc1876d.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Based on an article in the New Yorker by Burton Roueché
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Release date: Mar. 23, 2010
  • Bonus features: audio commentary by Geoff Andrew, "Profile of Nicholas Ray", new video appreciation of "Bigger than life" by Jonathan Lethem, new video interview with Susan Ray, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn550640983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781604652468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515054812
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1876
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)550640983
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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