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The Resource They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; directed by John Ford ; screen play by Frank Wead, (videorecording DVD)

They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; directed by John Ford ; screen play by Frank Wead, (videorecording DVD)

Label
They were expendable
Title
They were expendable
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; directed by John Ford ; screen play by Frank Wead
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, two naval officers prove the effectiveness of PT boats in defending the Philippines against the Japanese
Member of
Cataloging source
WHE
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
They were expendable (Motion picture)
Credits note
Editors, Frank E. Hull, Douglas Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart ; director of photography, Joseph H. August
Dewey number
791.437
Language note
  • In English with optional English and French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3511.O7
LC item number
T44 2007
PerformerNote
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond, Marshall Thompson, Paul Langton, Leon Ames
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1891-1959
  • 1895-1947
  • 1904-1981
  • 1907-1979
  • 1921-1986
  • 1888-1951
  • 1903-1960
  • 1925-1992
  • 1913-1980
  • 1902-1993
  • 1882-1968
  • 1885-1949
  • 1890-1947
  • 1900-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Reid, G. C.
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • Montgomery, Robert
  • Wayne, John
  • Reed, Donna
  • Holt, Jack
  • Bond, Ward
  • Thompson, Marshall
  • Langton, Paul
  • Ames, Leon
  • Hull, Frank E.
  • Biggs, Douglas
  • Stothart, Herbert
  • August, Joseph H.
  • White, William Lindsay
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
135
Series statement
John Wayne collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Torpedo-boats
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Torpedo-boats
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Philippines
Technique
live action
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; directed by John Ford ; screen play by Frank Wead, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • DVD release of the 1945 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9781419853821
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3532896
  • (OCoLC)144611409
  • (OCoLC)ocn144611409
  • 3062307
  • 3532896
System details
DVD ; fullscreen presentation ; Dolby digital mono., region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; directed by John Ford ; screen play by Frank Wead, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • DVD release of the 1945 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9781419853821
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3532896
  • (OCoLC)144611409
  • (OCoLC)ocn144611409
  • 3062307
  • 3532896
System details
DVD ; fullscreen presentation ; Dolby digital mono., region 1
Video recording format
DVD
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