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The Resource Elmer Gantry, Elmer Gantry Productions ; United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Elmer Gantry, Elmer Gantry Productions ; United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
Elmer Gantry Productions ; United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lancaster stars as Gantry, a charismatic preacher who promises eternal salvation, but who personally pursues wealth and power
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Actor, Burt Lancaster; Best Supporting Actress, Shirley Jones; Best Screenplay, Richard Brooks
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Alton; art director, Edward Carrere; music, André Previn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English, French or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.E332
LC item number
E3 2001
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1934-
  • 1929-2019
  • 1885-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Elmer Gantry Productions
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
147
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Evangelistic work
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, Elmer Gantry Productions ; United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pms00510196
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858924
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a180411
  • a180411
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Elmer Gantry, Elmer Gantry Productions ; United Artists ; produced by Bernard Smith ; written for the screen & directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pms00510196
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858924
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a180411
  • a180411
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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