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The Resource The dam busters, Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson, (videorecording)

The dam busters, Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson, (videorecording)

Label
The dam busters
Title
The dam busters
Statement of responsibility
Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Erwin Hillier ; editor, Richard Best ; music score by Leighton Lucas ; musical director, Louis Levy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
D743.23
LC item number
.D36 2006
PerformerNote
Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave, Ursula Jeans, Basil Sydney, Patrick Barr, Ernest Clark, Derek Farr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-2018
  • 1896-1975
  • 1919-2009
  • 1906-1973
  • 1894-1968
  • 1912-1994
  • 1912-1986
  • 1911-2005
  • 1903-1982
  • 1894-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Michael
  • Sherriff, R. C.
  • Todd, Richard
  • Redgrave, Michael
  • Jeans, Ursula
  • Sydney, Basil
  • Barr, Patrick
  • Clark, Ernest
  • Farr, Derek
  • Hillier, Erwin
  • Lucas, Leighton
  • Levy, Louis
  • Brickhill, Paul
  • Gibson, Guy
  • Associated British Picture Corporation
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
125
Series statement
War collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Wallis, Barnes
  • Operation Chastise, 1943
  • Dams
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ruhr River Valley (Germany)
Technique
live action
Label
The dam busters, Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Paul Brickhill's book and on wing commander Guy Gibson's Enemy coast ahead
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm77490075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131494198
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV14941
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o77490075
  • (OCoLC)77490075
System details
DVD; region 1; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The dam busters, Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Paul Brickhill's book and on wing commander Guy Gibson's Enemy coast ahead
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm77490075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131494198
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV14941
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o77490075
  • (OCoLC)77490075
System details
DVD; region 1; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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