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The Resource 20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer

20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer

Label
20,000 leagues under the sea
Title
20,000 leagues under the sea
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Title variation
  • 20,000 leagues under the sea
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Walt Disney presents 20,000 leagues under the sea
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniacal Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar-Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (John Meehan, Emile Kuri); Best Effects, Special Effects.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
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20,000 leagues under the sea (Motion picture : 1954)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Franz Planer ; art director, John Meehan ; editor, Elmo Williams ; costume designer, Norman Martien ; music, Paul Smith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English captions for the hearing impaired; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.85
LC item number
.T837 2003
PerformerNote
Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre, Robert J. Wilke, Ted de Corsia, J.M. Kerrigan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2020
  • 1909-1984
  • 1894-1971
  • 1914-1989
  • 1884-1964
  • 1894-1963
  • 1913-2015
  • 1906-1985
  • 1902-1963
  • 1828-1905
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  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Felton, Earl
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Mason, James
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Wilke, Robert J.
  • De Corsia, Ted
  • Kerrigan, J. M.
  • Planer, Franz E.
  • Williams, Elmo
  • Smith, Paul J.
  • Meehan, John
  • Martien, Norman
  • Verne, Jules
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
127
Series statement
Disney DVD
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  • Verne, Jules
  • Sailors
  • Whaling ships
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Nautilus (Imaginary submarine)
  • Nemo
  • Verne, Jules
  • Sailors
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Whaling ships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers / by Jules Verne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks, a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney, explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humbolt Squid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian/author Rudy Behlmer -- Radio spots for 1954 feature -- Peter Lorre's ADR tracks -- Captain Nemo's organ music -- The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea featurette -- Jules Verne & Walt disney (explorers of the imagination behind-the-scenes featurette) -- The Humbolt squid: A real sea monster -- The musical legacy of Paul Smith -- Touring The Nautilus -- Lost treasure: The sunset squid sequence -- Disney Studio album -- Production gallery -- Monsters of the deep -- Trims -- Script excerpt: Nemo's death -- Movie Merchandise -- Themed cartoon (theatrical animated short "Grand Canyonscope") -- Theatrical trailer -- Storyboard-to-scene comparison -- Unused animation -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Control code
ocm52008094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen version 2.55:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788838088
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936192476
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding, NTSC, 2.55:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers / by Jules Verne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks, a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney, explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humbolt Squid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian/author Rudy Behlmer -- Radio spots for 1954 feature -- Peter Lorre's ADR tracks -- Captain Nemo's organ music -- The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea featurette -- Jules Verne & Walt disney (explorers of the imagination behind-the-scenes featurette) -- The Humbolt squid: A real sea monster -- The musical legacy of Paul Smith -- Touring The Nautilus -- Lost treasure: The sunset squid sequence -- Disney Studio album -- Production gallery -- Monsters of the deep -- Trims -- Script excerpt: Nemo's death -- Movie Merchandise -- Themed cartoon (theatrical animated short "Grand Canyonscope") -- Theatrical trailer -- Storyboard-to-scene comparison -- Unused animation -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Control code
ocm52008094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen version 2.55:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788838088
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936192476
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding, NTSC, 2.55:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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