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The Resource Mister Roberts, screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy

Mister Roberts, screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy

Label
Mister Roberts
Title
Mister Roberts
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Languages and subtitles: English and French
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1902-1971
  • 1900-1987
  • 1905-1982
  • 1899-1986
  • 1892-1984
  • 1919-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Ford, John
  • Hayward, Leland
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Cagney, James
  • Powell, William
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • Heggen, Thomas
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
122
Series statement
Premier collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Mister Roberts, screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1955 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1034755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9781419817687
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736351
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
73635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1034755
  • (OCoLC)70278933
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mister Roberts, screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1955 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1034755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9781419817687
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736351
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
73635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1034755
  • (OCoLC)70278933
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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