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The Resource The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
The Sand Pebbles
Title
The Sand Pebbles
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
Member of
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph MacDonald ; film editor, William Reynolds ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • Closed-captioned (both discs)
  • Disc 1 : English, French, or Spanish soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles. Disc 2 : English soundtrack; English, French, or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.S266
LC item number
S266 2007
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, Richard Crenna, Candice Bergen, Marayat Andriane, Mako, Larry Gates
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1917-2009
  • 1930-1980
  • 1927-2003
  • 1946-
  • 1933-2006
  • 1915-1996
  • 1906-1968
  • 1910-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wise, Robert
  • Anderson, Robert
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Crenna, Richard
  • Bergen, Candice
  • Arsan, Emmanuelle
  • Mako
  • Gates, Larry
  • MacDonald, Joe
  • Reynolds, William
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • McKenna, Richard
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
379
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • China
  • Yangtze River (China)
  • Americans
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the novel by Richard McKenna
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary with director Robert Wise and actors Candice Bergen, Mako, and Richard Crenna; isolated soundtrack with commentary by music producer Nick Redman, film music historian Jon Burlingame, and Lem Dobbs, film historian and screenwriter of The limey and Dark city. Disc 2: Introductions by Robert Wise and Richard Zanuck; the Making of The Sand Pebbles featurettes: Weighing anchor; cast & characters; Rough seas; McQueen on deck; sound & image; A worthy vessel ; side bars: Steve McQueen remembered, Robert Wise in command, China 1926; from the Fox vault: A ship called San Pablo, narrated by Richard Attenborough; The secret of the San Pablo, narrated by Richard Crenna; radio documentaries narrated by Richard Attenborough: Changsha Bund and the Streets of Taipei; A ship called San Pablo; radio spots; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; MAD Magazine's The Sand Pebbles
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
Disc 1: Theatrical version. Disc 2: Roadshow version
Control code
ocn144617526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (183,196 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440581
  • 00024543440581
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1166594
  • (Sirsi) o144617526
  • (OCoLC)144617526
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby 4.0 or 5.1 surround; disc 1: dual layer, widescreen, 2.35:1 ; disc 2: double sided, widescreen 2.20:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Sand Pebbles, 20th Century Fox ; a Robert Wise production ; an Argyle-Solar Productions picture ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the novel by Richard McKenna
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary with director Robert Wise and actors Candice Bergen, Mako, and Richard Crenna; isolated soundtrack with commentary by music producer Nick Redman, film music historian Jon Burlingame, and Lem Dobbs, film historian and screenwriter of The limey and Dark city. Disc 2: Introductions by Robert Wise and Richard Zanuck; the Making of The Sand Pebbles featurettes: Weighing anchor; cast & characters; Rough seas; McQueen on deck; sound & image; A worthy vessel ; side bars: Steve McQueen remembered, Robert Wise in command, China 1926; from the Fox vault: A ship called San Pablo, narrated by Richard Attenborough; The secret of the San Pablo, narrated by Richard Crenna; radio documentaries narrated by Richard Attenborough: Changsha Bund and the Streets of Taipei; A ship called San Pablo; radio spots; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; MAD Magazine's The Sand Pebbles
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
Disc 1: Theatrical version. Disc 2: Roadshow version
Control code
ocn144617526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (183,196 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440581
  • 00024543440581
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1166594
  • (Sirsi) o144617526
  • (OCoLC)144617526
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby 4.0 or 5.1 surround; disc 1: dual layer, widescreen, 2.35:1 ; disc 2: double sided, widescreen 2.20:1
Video recording format
DVD

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