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The Resource The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]

The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]

Label
The magnificent Ambersons
Title
The magnificent Ambersons
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Title variation
Orson Welles' The magnificent Ambersons
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the decline of a once powerful and wealthy mid-western family as the twentieth century begins
Cataloging source
STF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Stanley Cortez ; editor, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Language note
  • In English or Spanish; optional French and Spanish subtitles
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
  • Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter, Tim Holt, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Richard Bennett
  • Narrator: Orson Welles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1905-1994
  • 1905-1979
  • 1918-1973
  • 1900-1974
  • 1889-1965
  • 1885-1969
  • 1873-1944
  • 1911-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Costello, Dolores
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Holt, Tim
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Collins, Ray
  • Sanford, Erskine
  • Bennett, Richard
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Mercury Theatre
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tarkington, Booth
  • Families
  • Children of the rich
  • Rich people
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Mothers and sons
  • Remarriage
  • Widows
  • Social change
Technique
live action
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1942
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
753576919
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
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
883929189106
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2000048841
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; NTSC, Region 1.; Mono, full screen 1.33:1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1942
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
753576919
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
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
883929189106
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2000048841
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; NTSC, Region 1.; Mono, full screen 1.33:1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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