The Resource Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)

Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)

Label
Decision before dawn
Title
Decision before dawn
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Richard Basehart, Gary Merrill, Oskar Werner , Hildegarde Neff, Dominique Blanchar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1974
  • 1915-
  • 1922-1984
  • 1925-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Litvak, Anatole
  • Basehart, Richard
  • Merrill, Gary
  • Werner, Oskar
  • Knef, Hildegard
  • Blanchar, Dominique
  • Howe, George Locke
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945 Prisioneros y prisiones
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Call it treason" by George Howe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Fox Movietone news clips; Original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm69020210
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543238812
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2233881
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC ,region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Call it treason" by George Howe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Fox Movietone news clips; Original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm69020210
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543238812
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2233881
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC ,region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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