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The Resource Lost horizon, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Frank Capra production ; screen play, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra

Lost horizon, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Frank Capra production ; screen play, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra

Label
Lost horizon
Title
Lost horizon
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Frank Capra production ; screen play, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra
Title variation
Frank Capra's Lost horizon
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fleeing war-torn China, a small planeload of people are hijacked to an idyllic valley in the Himalayas where time has virtually stopped. There Conway, a British diplomat, falls in love with a beautiful woman, and is asked to remain in Shangri-La as its new leader
Member of
Awards note
  • Added to the Library of Congress' National Film Registry in 2016.
  • 1937 Academy Awards: Best Art Direction, Best Film Editing.
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Lost horizon (Motion picture : 1937)
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Credits note
Photography, Joseph Walker ; editors, Gene Havlick, Gene Milford ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin
Dewey number
791.4372
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Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L67 1999
PerformerNote
Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, John Howard, Margo, Thomas Mitchell, Edward Everett Horton, Isabel Jewell, H.B. Warner, Sam Jaffe
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  • 1897-1991
  • 1891-1958
  • 1910-2006
  • 1913-1995
  • 1917-1985
  • 1892-1962
  • 1891-1984
  • 1909-1972
  • 1876-1958
  • 1894-1959
  • 1894-1979
  • 1900-1954
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  • Capra, Frank
  • Riskin, Robert
  • Colman, Ronald
  • Wyatt, Jane
  • Howard, John
  • Margo
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Horton, Edward Everett
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Jewell, Isabel
  • Warner, H. B.
  • Walker, Joseph B.
  • Havlick, Gene
  • Milford, Gene
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Hilton, James
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
133
Series statement
Columbia classics
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  • Hilton, James
  • Hilton, James
  • Himalaya Mountains
  • Hijacking of aircraft
  • Shangri-La (Imaginary place)
  • Montañas
  • Secuestros aéreos
  • Hijacking of aircraft
  • Shangri-La (Imaginary place)
  • Himalaya Mountains
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lost horizon, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Frank Capra production ; screen play, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra
Instantiates
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Hilton
  • "For the current restoration, Sony Pictures Entertainment and UCLA Film and Television Archive have utilized contemporary laboratory and digital technologies to obtain the best possible quality. Because the picture is still seven minutes shorter than the soundtrack, the missing scenes have been filled in with freeze frame images from the film and with a selection of surviving production still photographs"--Opening frames
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Specific features: alternative ending , restoration before and after comparison (11 min.) ; photo documentary with narration by Kendall Miller (30 min.) ; restoration commentary (1998) by Charles Champlin and Robert Gitt ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42306718
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 133 min.)
Isbn
9780767821414
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396076396
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
07639
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lost horizon, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Frank Capra production ; screen play, Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Hilton
  • "For the current restoration, Sony Pictures Entertainment and UCLA Film and Television Archive have utilized contemporary laboratory and digital technologies to obtain the best possible quality. Because the picture is still seven minutes shorter than the soundtrack, the missing scenes have been filled in with freeze frame images from the film and with a selection of surviving production still photographs"--Opening frames
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Specific features: alternative ending , restoration before and after comparison (11 min.) ; photo documentary with narration by Kendall Miller (30 min.) ; restoration commentary (1998) by Charles Champlin and Robert Gitt ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42306718
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 133 min.)
Isbn
9780767821414
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396076396
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
07639
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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