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The Resource The Americanization of Emily, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Filmways picture] ; screen play by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Martin Ransohoff ; directed by Arthur Hiller ; music by Johnny Mandel, (videorecording)

The Americanization of Emily, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Filmways picture] ; screen play by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Martin Ransohoff ; directed by Arthur Hiller ; music by Johnny Mandel, (videorecording)

Label
The Americanization of Emily
Title
The Americanization of Emily
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Filmways picture] ; screen play by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Martin Ransohoff ; directed by Arthur Hiller ; music by Johnny Mandel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A cynical American naval officer (Garner) is assigned a lovely young English widow (Andrews) as his driver in this comedy set in London during World War II. Despite their differences they fall in love, but his superiors seem to have nasty plans for him involving D-day!
Cataloging source
GZD
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English (surround stereo) or French (mono); optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
James Garner, Julie Andrews, Melvyn Douglas, James Coburn, Joyce Grenfell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-
  • 1910-
  • 1910-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chayefsky, Paddy
  • Ransohoff, Martin
  • Hiller, Arthur
  • Mandel, Johnny
  • Garner, James
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Coburn, James
  • Grenfell, Joyce
  • Huie, William Bradford
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Feature films
  • War films
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Film adaptations
  • Guerra Mundial 11, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
The Americanization of Emily, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Filmways picture] ; screen play by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Martin Ransohoff ; directed by Arthur Hiller ; music by Johnny Mandel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Matted" widescreen, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format; copy protected
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by William Bradford Huie
  • Special features: commentary by film historian Drew Casper; featurette, "Action on the beach"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm60336302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780790792071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569599925
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65999
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-3183
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Americanization of Emily, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Filmways picture] ; screen play by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Martin Ransohoff ; directed by Arthur Hiller ; music by Johnny Mandel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Matted" widescreen, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format; copy protected
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by William Bradford Huie
  • Special features: commentary by film historian Drew Casper; featurette, "Action on the beach"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm60336302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780790792071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569599925
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65999
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-3183
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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