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The Resource The great escape, United Artists ; The Mirisch Company ; screenplay by James Clavell and W. R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges

The great escape, United Artists ; The Mirisch Company ; screenplay by James Clavell and W. R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges

Label
The great escape
Title
The great escape
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; The Mirisch Company ; screenplay by James Clavell and W. R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1943, the Germans opened Stalag Luft North, a maximum security prisoner-of-war camp, designed to hold even the craftiest escape artists. In doing so, however, the Nazis unwittingly assembled the finest escape team in military history who worked on what became the largest prison breakout ever attempted
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp; editor, Ferris Webster
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Audio in English or French ; subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1980
  • 1928-2014
  • 1917-1993
  • 1921-2003
  • 1910-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Garner, James.
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Donald, James
  • Bronson, Charles
  • Pleasence, Donald
  • Coburn, James
  • Sturges, John
  • Brickhill, Paul
  • United Artists (Firm)
  • Mirisch Company
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
172
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Escapes
  • War films
Technique
live action
Label
The great escape, United Artists ; The Mirisch Company ; screenplay by James Clavell and W. R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Paul Brickhill
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Includes documentary, trivia and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39457373
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great escape, United Artists ; The Mirisch Company ; screenplay by James Clavell and W. R. Burnett ; produced and directed by John Sturges
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Paul Brickhill
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Includes documentary, trivia and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (172 min.)
Isbn
9780792838401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616668028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906680
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39457373
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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