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The Resource The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production, (videorecording DVD)

The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The old man and the sea
Title
The old man and the sea
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production
Title variation
Ernest Hemingway's The old man and the sea
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author of screenplay,
Director
Editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An aging Cuban fisherman, alone in a small skiff, catches a magnificent marlin and must defy the sea, marauding sharks, and his own flagging strength to bring his great catch home
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1959: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture (Tiomkin)
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Old man and the sea (Motion picture : 1958)
Credits note
Art directors, Art Loel, Edward Carrere; music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin; cinematographer, James Wong Howe; additional photography, Floyd Crosby, Tom Tutwiler; underwater photography, Lamar Boren; editor, Arthur P. Schmidt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English or French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O3697 2000
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/photog
ktAtFb-eCtg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1992
  • 1902-1971
  • 1900-1967
  • 1905-1993
  • 1906-1984
  • 1894-1979
  • 1899-1985
  • 1899-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturges, John
  • Hayward, Leland
  • Viertel, Peter
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Pazos, Felipe
  • Bellaver, Harry
  • Loel, Art
  • Carrere, Edward
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Howe, James Wong
  • Crosby, Floyd
  • Boren, Lamar
  • Schmidt, Arthur
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
86
Series statement
Warner Bros. classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Older men
  • Fishers
  • Marlin fishing
  • Friendship
  • Friendship
  • Fishers
  • Friendship
  • Marlin fishing
  • Older men
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Standard screen format on side A, widescreen format on side B
  • Source of information: disc container and screen
  • Special features: cast & crew; behind the scenes notes; awards notes; theatrical trailer; behind-the-scenes documentary: Hemingway: the legend and the sea
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: interactive menus, scene access ; theatrical trailer, behind-the-scenes documentary: Hemingway: the legend and the sea
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780662162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391415824
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46812914
  • (OCoLC)ocm46812914
  • 1697202
System details
DVD, region 1, double-sided disc, standard and widescreen versions; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The old man and the sea, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Standard screen format on side A, widescreen format on side B
  • Source of information: disc container and screen
  • Special features: cast & crew; behind the scenes notes; awards notes; theatrical trailer; behind-the-scenes documentary: Hemingway: the legend and the sea
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: interactive menus, scene access ; theatrical trailer, behind-the-scenes documentary: Hemingway: the legend and the sea
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780662162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391415824
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46812914
  • (OCoLC)ocm46812914
  • 1697202
System details
DVD, region 1, double-sided disc, standard and widescreen versions; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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