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The Resource The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists

The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists

Label
The great escape
Title
The great escape
Statement of responsibility
a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists
Title variation
Great escape [widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
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
Credits note
Producer/director, John Sturges; music, Elmer Bernstein; screenwriters, James Clavell, W.R. Burnett; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp; editor, Ferris Webster
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English and French ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Hannes Messemer, David McCallum, Gordon Jackson, John Leyton, Angus Lennie, Nigel Stock, Robert Graf
  • Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn, Hannes Messemer, David McCallum, Gordon Jackson, John Leyton, Angus Lennie, Nigel Stock, Robert Graf
Runtime
172
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill"--Container
  • "MGM DVD."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features include: 24-minute in-depth documentary on the making of "The great escape"; trivia and production notes; original theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm39457373
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital ; dual-layer ; NTSC region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great escape, a Mirisch-Alpha picture ; United Artists
Publication
Note
  • "Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill"--Container
  • "MGM DVD."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features include: 24-minute in-depth documentary on the making of "The great escape"; trivia and production notes; original theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm39457373
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital ; dual-layer ; NTSC region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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