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

Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; 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
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; 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
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
Cataloging source
OMN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman
Language note
In English or French with subtitles in English or 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
  • 1906-1967
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
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
122
Series statement
Premier collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • 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; scene selections
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
41497983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • 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; scene selections
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
41497983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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