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The Resource The Great Escape, the Mirisch Company presents ; screen play by James Clavell and W.R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges

The Great Escape, the Mirisch Company presents ; screen play by James Clavell and W.R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges

Label
The Great Escape
Title
The Great Escape
Statement of responsibility
the Mirisch Company presents ; screen play by James Clavell and W.R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
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Great escape (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Ferris Webster
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
In English and French ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.W3
  • PN1997.G6837
LC item number
  • G68 1998
  • 1998
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn, David McCallum, Gordon Jackson, John Leyton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1992
  • 1899-1982
  • 1930-1980
  • 1917-1993
  • 1921-2003
  • 1933-
  • 1923-1990
  • 1912-1989
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  • Sturges, John
  • Clavell, James.
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Garner, James.
  • Attenborough, Richard.
  • Donald, James
  • Bronson, Charles
  • Pleasence, Donald.
  • Coburn, James.
  • McCallum, David
  • Jackson, Gordon
  • Leyton, John.
  • Brickhill, Paul
  • Bernstein, Elmer.
  • Webster, Ferris
  • Fapp, Daniel.
  • Mirisch Company
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
172
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  • Stalag Luft III
  • Brickhill, Paul
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Escapes
  • Escapes
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Great Escape, the Mirisch Company presents ; screen play by James Clavell and W.R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus tracks. Documentary on the making of the film -- Production notes -- Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm39457373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616668028
  • 027616668028
  • 883904298540
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • M129853
  • 906680
  • M129854
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)39457373
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Great Escape, the Mirisch Company presents ; screen play by James Clavell and W.R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus tracks. Documentary on the making of the film -- Production notes -- Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm39457373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616668028
  • 027616668028
  • 883904298540
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • M129853
  • 906680
  • M129854
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)39457373
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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