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The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD videorecording)

Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Title variation
Fail safe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • chiengfrekorspatha
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fail-safe (Motion picture)
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Language note
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese or Thai
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1905-1982
  • 1919-2005
  • 1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Youngstein, Max E
  • Bernstein, Walter
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Matthau, Walter
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • International relations
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45430611
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45430611
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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