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The Resource The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation, (videorecording)

The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation, (videorecording)

Label
The old man and the sea
Title
The old man and the sea
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation
Title variation
Ernest Hemingway's The old man and the sea
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An aging Cuban fisherman, alone in a small skiff, catches a magnificent marlin and must defy the sea, marauding sharks, and his own flagging strength to bring his great catch home
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin ; director of photography, James Wong Howe ; editing, Arthur P. Schmidt
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English or French language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1992
  • 1902-1971
  • 1900-1967
  • 1899-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturges, John
  • Hayward, Leland
  • Viertel, Peter
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older men
  • Fishers
  • Friendship
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Cuba
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard screen format on side A, widescreen format on side B
  • Based on the book by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Interactive menus ; scene access ; theatrical trailer ; Hemingway : the legend and the sea, behind-the-scenes documentary
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
Control code
ocm46812914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc [86 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790732817
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391415824
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 465294
  • (Sirsi) o46812914
  • (Sirsi) ADS-4659
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard screen format on side A, widescreen format on side B
  • Based on the book by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Interactive menus ; scene access ; theatrical trailer ; Hemingway : the legend and the sea, behind-the-scenes documentary
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
Control code
ocm46812914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc [86 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790732817
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391415824
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 465294
  • (Sirsi) o46812914
  • (Sirsi) ADS-4659
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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