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The Resource Danger UXB, Thames Television ; Euston Films Ltd. ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth

Danger UXB, Thames Television ; Euston Films Ltd. ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth

Label
Danger UXB
Title
Danger UXB
Statement of responsibility
Thames Television ; Euston Films Ltd. ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth
Title variation
Danger, unexploded time bombs
Contributor
Actor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During WWII, the Nazi's dropped some bombs that were not designed to detonate on impact. These unexploded time bombs, UXBs, posed one of the greatest risks to the people and property of England. It was the job of real-life heroes of the bomb disposal squads to defuse them. Danger UXB is the story of the loves and lives, victories and defeats, played against the background of a nation gripped by war
Cataloging source
FN4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors, Ferdinand Fairfax (episodes 1,2,7 and 8), Roy Ward Baker (episodes 3 and 10), Jeremy Summers (episode 4), Henry Herbert (episodes 5 and 13), Douglas Camfield (episodes 9 and 12), Simon Langton (episode 11) ; writers, John Hawkesworth (episodes 1,2,5,9, and 13), Jeremy Paul (episodes 3,6, and 10), Don Shaw (episodes 4,8, and 12), Paul Wheeler (episode 7), Kenneth Clark (episode 11) ; director of photography, Norman Langley ; editor, John Trumper ; music, Simon Park
PerformerNote
Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Andrews, Anthony
  • Geeson, Judy
  • Hawkesworth, John
  • Euston Films Limited
  • Thames Television, ltd
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
Runtime
564
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ordnance disposal units
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Danger UXB, Thames Television ; Euston Films Ltd. ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD features: "Bomb squad" episode from the History Channel's series Suicide missions
  • DVD release of the Thames Television series Danger UXB
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc. 1. Dead man's shoes ; Unsung heroes ; Just like a woman ; Cast iron killer -- Disc. 2 The silver lining ; The quiet weekend ; Digging out -- Disc. 3. Bad company ; Seventeen seconds to glory ; Butterfly winter ; Dead letter -- Disc. 4. The pier ; With love from Adolf ; Bomb squad
Control code
499607
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 1/2 in.
  • 1/2 in.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 11 hr.)
Isbn
9780767076951
Isbn Type
(3)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961717303
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-71730
  • AAE-71731 - AAE-71734
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780767076920
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-1720
System details
DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby Digital Stereo; Full screen
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Danger UXB, Thames Television ; Euston Films Ltd. ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD features: "Bomb squad" episode from the History Channel's series Suicide missions
  • DVD release of the Thames Television series Danger UXB
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc. 1. Dead man's shoes ; Unsung heroes ; Just like a woman ; Cast iron killer -- Disc. 2 The silver lining ; The quiet weekend ; Digging out -- Disc. 3. Bad company ; Seventeen seconds to glory ; Butterfly winter ; Dead letter -- Disc. 4. The pier ; With love from Adolf ; Bomb squad
Control code
499607
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 1/2 in.
  • 1/2 in.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 11 hr.)
Isbn
9780767076951
Isbn Type
(3)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961717303
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-71730
  • AAE-71731 - AAE-71734
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780767076920
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-1720
System details
DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby Digital Stereo; Full screen
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
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