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The Resource The thorn birds, a David L. Wolper/Stan Margulies production in association with Edward Lewis Productions Inc. and Warner Bros. Television ; directed by Daryl Duke

The thorn birds, a David L. Wolper/Stan Margulies production in association with Edward Lewis Productions Inc. and Warner Bros. Television ; directed by Daryl Duke

Label
The thorn birds
Title
The thorn birds
Statement of responsibility
a David L. Wolper/Stan Margulies production in association with Edward Lewis Productions Inc. and Warner Bros. Television ; directed by Daryl Duke
Contributor
Originator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Awards note
Emmy Awards, 1983: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Special (Barbara Stanwyck); Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special (Richard Kiley); Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Special (Jean Simmons); Outstanding Art Direction for a Limited Series or a Special (Art Director: Robert MacKichan, Set Decorator: Jerry Adams); Outstanding Film Editing for a Limited Series or a Special (Carroll Timothy O'Meara); Outstanding Achievement in Makeup (Del Acevedo).
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Teleplay, Carmen Culver ; photography, Bill Butler ; production design, Robert MacKichan ; music, Henry Mancini ; editor, Robert F. Shugrue, C. Timothy O'Meara
Dewey number
791.45/72
Language note
  • English with English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.T4676 2003
PerformerNote
Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Jean Simmons, Ken Howard, Mare Winningham, Piper Laurie, Richard Kiley, Earl Holliman, Bryan Brown, Philip Anglim, Christopher Plummer, Barbara Stanwyck
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1957-
  • 1929-2010
  • 1944-2016
  • 1932-
  • 1928-
  • 1947-
  • 1907-1990
  • 1921-
  • 1937-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duke, Daryl
  • Wolper, David L
  • Margulies, Stan
  • Chamberlain, Richard
  • Ward, Rachel
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Howard, Ken
  • Winningham, Mare
  • Laurie, Piper
  • Kiley, Richard
  • Holliman, Earl
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Anglim, Philip
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Culver, Carmen
  • Butler, Bill
  • Mancini, Henry
  • McCullough, Colleen
  • Edward Lewis Productions
  • Warner Bros. Television
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
487
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Priests
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Australia
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Priests
  • Australia
  • Sacerdotes
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
Technique
live action
Label
The thorn birds, a David L. Wolper/Stan Margulies production in association with Edward Lewis Productions Inc. and Warner Bros. Television ; directed by Daryl Duke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a television miniseries in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Colleen McCullough
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Parts 1 & 2 -- disc 2. Parts 3 & 4
Control code
ocm54117160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (487 min.)
Isbn
9780790787510
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929206643
  • 085393162429
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
31624
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54117160
System details
DVD, full screen, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thorn birds, a David L. Wolper/Stan Margulies production in association with Edward Lewis Productions Inc. and Warner Bros. Television ; directed by Daryl Duke
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a television miniseries in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Colleen McCullough
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Parts 1 & 2 -- disc 2. Parts 3 & 4
Control code
ocm54117160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (487 min.)
Isbn
9780790787510
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929206643
  • 085393162429
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
31624
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54117160
System details
DVD, full screen, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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