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The Resource Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording DVD)

Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Mister Roberts
Title
Mister Roberts
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Title variation
Mr. Roberts
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Member of
Cataloging source
OMN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English (Dolby surround 5.1) or French (mono.) soundtrack selections
LC call number
PN1995.9 .C55
LC item number
M57 1998
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1902-1971
  • 1900-1987
  • 1905-1982
  • 1899-1986
  • 1892-1984
  • 1906-1967
  • 1919-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Ford, John
  • Hayward, Leland
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Cagney, James
  • Powell, William
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Heggen, Thomas
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
122
Series statement
Warner Bros. classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "16692."
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1955 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • monaural
Contents
[Side] A. Widescreen version of the feature -- [side] B. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41497983
  • (OCoLC)41497983
  • 624172
  • 851550
System details
DVD format; double-sided disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "16692."
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1955 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • monaural
Contents
[Side] A. Widescreen version of the feature -- [side] B. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41497983
  • (OCoLC)41497983
  • 624172
  • 851550
System details
DVD format; double-sided disc
Video recording format
DVD

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