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The Resource How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith

How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith

Label
How the West was won
Title
How the West was won
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith
Contributor
Actor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, James R. Webb ; directors, Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; producer, Bernard Smith ; music, Alfred Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Carroll Baker, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones, Karl Malden, Gregory Peck, George Peppard, Robert Preston, Debbie Reynolds, James Stewart, Eli Wallach, John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Brigid Bazlen, Walter Brennan, David Brian, Andy Devine, Raymond Massey, Agnes Moorehead, Henry Morgan, Thelma Ritter, Mickey Shaugnessy, Russ Tamblyn
  • Narrator, Spencer Tracy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1985
  • 1894-1973
  • 1891-1975
  • 1907-1999
  • 1931-
  • 1911-1976
  • 1905-1982
  • 1930-1983
  • 1916-2003
  • 1918-1987
  • 1908-1997
  • 1915-2014
  • 1907-1979
  • 1944-1989
  • 1900-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Webb, James R.
  • Hathaway, Henry
  • Ford, John
  • Marshall, George
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Baker, Carroll
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Malden, Karl
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Peppard, George
  • Preston, Robert
  • Reynolds, Debbie
  • Stewart, James
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Wayne, John
  • Widmark, Richard
  • Bazlen, Brigid
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cinerama
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States, West
  • French dialogue
  • French subtitles
  • Spanish subtitles
  • Japanese subtitles
  • Thai subtitles
Technique
live action
Label
How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, Director of Cinerama Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James ; theatrical trailer ; Cinerama adventure: Comprehensive documentary about the revolutionary movie exhibition process
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: disc 1 and 2. The movie -- Commentary by filmmker David Strohmaer, director of Cinerama, Inc. Jon Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 ; French Dolby surround 5.1 -- Subtitles (feature only): English, French, Spanish, Japanese, Thai
Control code
ocn244581029
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (164 min.)
Isbn
9781419861451
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569799714
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000019114
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244581029
System details
DVD, region 1, letterbox widescreen presentation (2.89 aspect ratio) ; Dolby Digital surround stereo. ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How the West was won, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama ; written by James R. Webb ; directed by Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall ; produced by Bernard Smith
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, Director of Cinerama Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James ; theatrical trailer ; Cinerama adventure: Comprehensive documentary about the revolutionary movie exhibition process
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: disc 1 and 2. The movie -- Commentary by filmmker David Strohmaer, director of Cinerama, Inc. Jon Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 ; French Dolby surround 5.1 -- Subtitles (feature only): English, French, Spanish, Japanese, Thai
Control code
ocn244581029
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (164 min.)
Isbn
9781419861451
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569799714
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000019114
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244581029
System details
DVD, region 1, letterbox widescreen presentation (2.89 aspect ratio) ; Dolby Digital surround stereo. ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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