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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD videorecording)

Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. ; United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Actor (Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Jones) and Best Adapted Screenplay (Brooks), 1961.
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, Andre Previn
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, French or Spanish with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
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 March 31-
  • 1914-1990
  • 1929-
  • 1885-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
147
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
  • Middle West
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Includes the original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format aspect ratio 1.66:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm46485830
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Includes the original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format aspect ratio 1.66:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm46485830
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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