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The Resource Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (videorecording)

Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (videorecording)

Label
Fat Man & Little Boy
Title
Fat Man & Little Boy
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe
Title variation
Fat Man and Little Boy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During World War II, in the remote desert of New Mexico, the "Manhattan Project" was developing the atomic bomb. General Leslie Groves is in charge of the massive project that will produce two nuclear weapons: "Fat Man" and "Little Boy". J. Robert Oppenheimer is the brilliant scientist attempting to bring the mission to fruition. What develops is the mushroom-shaped specter that changes our world forever
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Nic Ede ; production designer, Gregg Fonseca ; special effects supervisor, Fred Cramer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern, John C. McGinley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1945-
  • 1925-
  • 1946-
  • 1966-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garnett, Tony
  • Robinson, Bruce
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Newman, Paul
  • Schultz, Dwight
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Cusack, John
  • Dern, Laura
  • McGinley, John C
  • Zsigmond, Vilmos
  • Bonnot, Françoise
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Ede, Nic
  • Fonseca, Gregg
  • Cramer, Fred
  • Paramount Pictures
Runtime
126
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.)
  • Atomic bomb
  • Nuclear weapons
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54315353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097363225249
  • 883929311231
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-4071
System details
DVD, region 1, wide screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54315353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097363225249
  • 883929311231
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-4071
System details
DVD, region 1, wide screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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