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The Resource Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)

Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)

Label
Great expectations
Title
Great expectations
Statement of responsibility
J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean
Title variation
David Lean's great expectations
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Member of
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Great expectations (Motion picture : 1946)
Credits note
Photographer, Guy Green; editor, Jack Harris; music, Walter Goehr; production designer, John Bryan
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PR4560.A2
LC item number
L4 1998
PerformerNote
John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Bernard Miles, Francis L. Sullivan, Martita Hunt, Finlay Currie, Alec Guinness, Ivor Barnard, Freda Jackson, Anthony Wager, Jean Simmons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • d. 1963
  • 1908-2005
  • 1917-1998
  • 1907-1991
  • 1900-1969
  • 1878-1968
  • 1914-2000
  • 1887-1953
  • 1909-1990
  • 1932-
  • 1929-2010
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lean, David
  • Neame, Ronald
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony
  • Walsh, Kay
  • McGivern, Cecil
  • Mills, John
  • Hobson, Valerie
  • Miles, Bernard
  • Sullivan, Francis L
  • Hunt, Martita
  • Currie, Finlay
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Barnard, Ivor
  • Jackson, Freda
  • Wager, Anthony
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Cineguild (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
118
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
31
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Orphans
  • England
  • Orphans
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Interactive menus include chapter selection, theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • David Lean's Great expectations
  • Anthony Havelock-Allen, David Lean, Cecil McGiven, Ronald Neame, Kay Walsh
  • Peter Brook's Lord of the flies
  • Peter Brooks
  • Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack's The most dangerous game
  • James Ashmore Creelman
  • David Lean's Oliver Twist
  • Stanley Haynes, David Lean
Control code
ocm43682050
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780780021273
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429128022
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
GRE270
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43682050
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Interactive menus include chapter selection, theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • David Lean's Great expectations
  • Anthony Havelock-Allen, David Lean, Cecil McGiven, Ronald Neame, Kay Walsh
  • Peter Brook's Lord of the flies
  • Peter Brooks
  • Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack's The most dangerous game
  • James Ashmore Creelman
  • David Lean's Oliver Twist
  • Stanley Haynes, David Lean
Control code
ocm43682050
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780780021273
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429128022
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
GRE270
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43682050
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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