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The Resource Island in the sun, 20th Century-Fox by arrangement with Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope production ; screenplay by Alfred Hayes ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Robert Rossen

Island in the sun, 20th Century-Fox by arrangement with Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope production ; screenplay by Alfred Hayes ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Robert Rossen

Label
Island in the sun
Title
Island in the sun
Statement of responsibility
20th Century-Fox by arrangement with Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope production ; screenplay by Alfred Hayes ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Robert Rossen
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Performer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Four different love affairs simultaneously wreak havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of a tropical paradise. A wealthy plantation owner plots murder when he suspects his wife of having an adulterous relationship. At the same time, his sister-in-law is drawn to his enemy, a dedicated black labor leader, and a governor's aide is torn over his scandalous affair with a native woman
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Island in the sun (Motion picture)
  • Island in the sun (Motion picture)
  • Island in the sun (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, F.A. Young; film editor, Reginald Beck; music, Malcolm Arnold conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned; audio in English 4.0 surround, Spanish or French mono; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
PerformerNote
James Mason, Joan Fontaine, Dorothy Dandridge, Joan Collins, Michael Rennie, Harry Belafonte
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979,
  • 1911-1985,
  • 1908-1966,
  • 1909-1984,
  • 1917-2013,
  • 1922-1965,
  • 1933-
  • 1927-
  • 1898-1981
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  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Hayes, Alfred
  • Rossen, Robert
  • Mason, James
  • Fontaine, Joan
  • Dandridge, Dorothy
  • Collins, Joan
  • Rennie, Michael,
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Young, Freddie,
  • Beck, Reginald,
  • Arnold, Malcolm,
  • Waugh, Alec
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation,
  • Darryl F. Zanuck Productions,
  • Cinemascope (Firm),
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
Runtime
119
Series statement
Cinema Classics Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waugh, Alec
  • Waugh, Alec
  • Nineteen fifties
  • West Indies
  • Antillas
  • Nineteen fifties
  • West Indies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Island in the sun, 20th Century-Fox by arrangement with Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope production ; screenplay by Alfred Hayes ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Robert Rossen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in Cinemascope in 1957
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Alec Waugh
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary by film writer and historian John Stanley; documentary "Dorothy Dandridge: Little Girl Lost" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network; original theatrical trailer
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
63145961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bates: Lobby cards have been removed
Other control number
  • 024543221876
  • 024543221913
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)63145961
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Island in the sun, 20th Century-Fox by arrangement with Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope production ; screenplay by Alfred Hayes ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Robert Rossen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in Cinemascope in 1957
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Alec Waugh
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary by film writer and historian John Stanley; documentary "Dorothy Dandridge: Little Girl Lost" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network; original theatrical trailer
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
63145961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bates: Lobby cards have been removed
Other control number
  • 024543221876
  • 024543221913
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)63145961
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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