The Resource King and country, director, Joseph Losey

King and country, director, Joseph Losey

Label
King and country
Title
King and country
Statement of responsibility
director, Joseph Losey
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this stirring anti-war film set during WWI, a tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been accused of desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves is convinced this young man should be executed. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Larry Adler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Dirk Bogarde, Tom Courtenay, Leo McKern, Barry Foster, Peter Copley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1999
  • 1920-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Losey, Joseph
  • Bogarde, Dirk
  • Courtenay, Tom
  • McKern, Leo
  • VCI Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Courts-martial and courts of inquiry
  • Military deserters
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Courts-martial and courts of inquiry
  • Military deserters
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
King and country, director, Joseph Losey
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Extras: Trailers ; Campbell's kingdom ; Agent 8 and three quarters ; Dirk Bogarde promo
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn878150459
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859860225
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
8602
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)878150459
System details
DVD, all regions, NTSC, widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King and country, director, Joseph Losey
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Extras: Trailers ; Campbell's kingdom ; Agent 8 and three quarters ; Dirk Bogarde promo
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn878150459
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859860225
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
8602
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)878150459
System details
DVD, all regions, NTSC, widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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