The Resource A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

Label
A high wind in Jamaica
Title
A high wind in Jamaica
Statement of responsibility
Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Derek York ; music, Larry Adler ; art direction, John Hoesli
Dewey number
791.4372
PerformerNote
Anthony Quinn, James Coburn, Lila Kedrova, Dennis Price, Gert Fröbe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1993
  • 1915-2001
  • 1915-1973
  • 1913-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Coburn, James
  • Kedrova, Lila
  • Price, Dennis
  • Fröbe, Gert
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Families
  • Jamaica
Technique
live action
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 video disc (103 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543315704
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
2951046
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 video disc (103 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543315704
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
2951046
Video recording format
DVD

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