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The Resource Oliver!, Columbia Pictures ; a Romulus production ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; produced by John Wolf ; directed by Carol Reed

Oliver!, Columbia Pictures ; a Romulus production ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; produced by John Wolf ; directed by Carol Reed

Label
Oliver!
Title
Oliver!
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; a Romulus production ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; produced by John Wolf ; directed by Carol Reed
Contributor
Actor
Author
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young orphan, Oliver is left to fend for himself until he is befriended by a band of young thieves who quickly train him in their craft. But Oliver is not content to be a thief--for he knows that life holds great joys and true happiness cannot be stolen--but must be earned
Awards note
Academy Award winner, 1968: Best Picture (John Woolf, producer) ; Best Director (Carol Reed) ; Best Music, adaptation score (John Green) ; Best Art Direction ; Best Sound ; Honorary Award, to Onna White for her outstanding choreography achievement
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; film editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music supervised, arranged and conducted by John Green ; choreography and musical sequences staged by Onna White ; music and lyrics by Lionel Bart
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Audio and subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Cast: Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Harry Secombe, Shani Wallis, Mark Lester, Jack Wild, Hugh Griffith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-1999
  • 1906-1976
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moody, Ron
  • Wallis, Shani
  • Reed, Oliver
  • Secombe, Harry
  • Lester, Mark
  • Wild, Jack
  • Griffith, Hugh
  • Reed, Carol
  • Bart, Lionel
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Romulus Films
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Criminals
  • London (England)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Oliver!, Columbia Pictures ; a Romulus production ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; produced by John Wolf ; directed by Carol Reed
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage musical by Lionel Bart, which in turn was based on the book Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  • Originally produced as a British motion picture in 1968
  • Includes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 30th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 minutes)
Isbn
9780767813266
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396021372
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
02137
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40673812
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oliver!, Columbia Pictures ; a Romulus production ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; produced by John Wolf ; directed by Carol Reed
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage musical by Lionel Bart, which in turn was based on the book Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  • Originally produced as a British motion picture in 1968
  • Includes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 30th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 minutes)
Isbn
9780767813266
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396021372
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
02137
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40673812
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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