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The Resource They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc ; produced by John Ford ; directed by John Ford ; screenplay by Frank Wead

They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc ; produced by John Ford ; directed by John Ford ; screenplay by Frank Wead

Label
They were expendable
Title
They were expendable
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc ; produced by John Ford ; directed by John Ford ; screenplay by Frank Wead
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early days of World War II, the Japanese navy pressed relentlessly into the Philippines. Two American skippers are determined to prove that their small PT boats can be shaped into an effective battle fleet against the larger Japanese cruisers
Cataloging source
IHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph H. August ; film editor, Frank E. Hull, Douglass Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart
PerformerNote
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1895-1947
  • 1904-1981
  • 1907-1979
  • 1921-1986
  • 1888-1951
  • 1903-1960
  • 1885-1949
  • 1900-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • Montgomery, Robert
  • Wayne, John
  • Reed, Donna
  • Holt, Jack
  • Bond, Ward
  • Stothart, Herbert
  • White, William Lindsay
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
135
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc ; produced by John Ford ; directed by John Ford ; screenplay by Frank Wead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1945
  • MGM/UA Home Video: M600847
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
22961180
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 2 hrs., 15 mins.)
Isbn
9780792802051
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
M600847
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc ; produced by John Ford ; directed by John Ford ; screenplay by Frank Wead
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1945
  • MGM/UA Home Video: M600847
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
22961180
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 2 hrs., 15 mins.)
Isbn
9780792802051
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
M600847
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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