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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)

Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Actor (Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Jones), and Best Adapted Screenplay (Brooks), 1961.
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, Andre Previn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English, French or Spanish with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3523.E94
LC item number
E462 2001
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page, Ed Andrews, John McIntire
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1999
  • 1912-1992
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1914-1990
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1929-
  • 1885-1951
  • 1914-1985
  • 1907-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti
  • Alton, John
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Andrews, Edward
  • McIntire, John
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
147
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Evangelizadores
  • Obra evangélica
  • Oeste Medio
  • Middle West
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special Features: Widescreen presentation -- Original theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono ; French mono ; Spanish mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858924
  • 00027616858924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830
  • (OCoLC)46485830
  • 1727887
System details
DVD, Widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special Features: Widescreen presentation -- Original theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono ; French mono ; Spanish mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858924
  • 00027616858924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46485830
  • (OCoLC)46485830
  • 1727887
System details
DVD, Widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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