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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks

Elmer Gantry, United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lancaster stars as Gantry, a charismatic preacher who promises eternal salvation, but who personally pursues wealth and power
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Actor, Burt Lancaster; Best Supporting Actress, Shirley Jones; Best Screenplay, Richard Brooks
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Alton; art director, Edward Carrere; music, Andre Previn
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English, French or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.E332
LC item number
E3 2001
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1929-2019
  • 1885-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Elmer Gantry Productions, Inc
  • United Artists (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
147
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Evangelistic work
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858924
  • 738329139520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00510196
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830
  • 4003-24760
  • (OCoLC)46485830
  • (OUa)vtls000511997
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830 010330
  • 2075405
  • (MWT)ocn892375898
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858924
  • 738329139520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00510196
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830
  • 4003-24760
  • (OCoLC)46485830
  • (OUa)vtls000511997
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830 010330
  • 2075405
  • (MWT)ocn892375898
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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