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The Resource John Ford : the Columbia films collection, (DVD videorecording)

John Ford : the Columbia films collection, (DVD videorecording)

Label
John Ford : the Columbia films collection
Title
John Ford
Title remainder
the Columbia films collection
Contributor
Actor
Associated name
Screenwriter
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Whole town's talking: "A bland accountant ... is mistaken for a notorious gangster and the gangster himself ... takes advantage of the resemblance for criminal schemes"--Container
  • Long gray line: "The real-life story of a tough Irish immigrant whose 50-year career at West Point takes him from dishwasher to athletic instructor to non-commissioned officer, allowing him to guide generations of young officers"--Container
  • Gideon's day: "A typical day in the life of Inspector George Gideon ... which has him dealing with both mundane family matters and the foiling of elaborate crimes"--Container
  • Last hurrah: "A big city mayor ... rises from humble origins by building a powerful political machine, but struggles to maintain his position amidst charges of corruption leveled at him by the elite citizens whose power he has usurped"--Container
  • Two rode together: "An unethical US Marshal ... is summoned to accompany an army officer ... on a mission to secure the release of two prisoners from the Comanches"--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
  • Whole town's talking: Edward G. Robinson, Jean Arthur
  • Long gray line: Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Francis, Donald Crisp, Ward Bond
  • Gideon's day: Jack Hawkins, Dianne Foster
  • Last hurrah: Spencer Tracy, Jeffrey Hunter, Dianne Foster, Pat O'Brien, Basil Rathbone, Donald Crisp, James Gleason
  • Two rode together: James Stewart, Richard Widmark, Shirley Jones, Linda Cristal, Andy Devine, John McIntire
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1982
  • 1897-1964
  • 1896-1958
  • 1909-1986
  • 1907-1989
  • 1893-1973
  • 1900-1991
  • 1914-1958
  • 1920-
  • 1930-1955
  • 1880-1974
  • 1903-1960
  • 1910-1973
  • 1928-
  • 1900-1967
  • 1925-1969
  • 1899-1983
  • 1892-1967
  • 1886-1959
  • 1908-1997
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1934-
  • 1905-1977
  • 1907-1991
  • 1894-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Riskin, Robert
  • Hope, Edward
  • Arthur, Robert
  • Clarke, Thomas Ernest Bennett
  • Killanin, Michael
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Shpetner, Stan
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Arthur, Jean
  • Power, Tyrone
  • O'Hara, Maureen
  • Francis, Robert
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Bond, Ward
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Foster, Dianne
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Hunter, Jeffrey
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Rathbone, Basil
  • Gleason, James
  • Stewart, James
  • Widmark, Richard
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Cristal, Linda
  • Devine, Andy
  • McIntire, John
  • Ford, John
  • Film Foundation
  • Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
561
Series statement
TCM vault collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maher, Marty
  • United States Military Academy
  • Mistaken identity
  • Gangsters
  • Gideon, George (Fictitious character)
  • Mayors
  • Police
  • Comedy films
  • Western films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
John Ford : the Columbia films collection, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, The Film Foundation and Turner Classic Movies partner to present this collection of five films, all fully restored and remastered ... showcasing the diversity and quality of [John] Ford's work for Columbia Pictures over the course of nearly three decades, in genres as diverse as Biopic and Romantic comedy"--Container
  • Title and credits from container
  • The long gray line, based upon 'Bringing up the brass' by Marty Maher and Nardi Reeder Campion. Gideon's day, from the novel by J. J. Marric. The last hurrah, based on the novel by Edwin O'Connor. Two rode together, based on a novel by Will Cook
  • Gideon's day: "Released in the U.S. only in a truncated, black and white version as Gideon of Scotland Yard"--Container
  • Videodisc release of five motion pictures originally released in 1935 (The whole town's talking), 1955 (The long gray line), 1958 (Gideon's day, The last hurrah), and 1961 (Two rode together)
  • Special features include publicity stills, scene stills and movie posters, an introduction by Ben Mankiewicz of The whole town's talking, and Leonard Maltin discussing in turn The whole town's talking, The long gray line, Gideon's day, The last hurrah, and Two rode together
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (ca. 100 min.)
  • The last hurrah
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent ; produced and directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 121 min.)
  • Two rode together
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent ; produced by Stan Shpetner ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 109 min.)
  • The whole town is talking
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; story by W.R. Burnett ; screenplay by Jo Swerling and Robert Riskin ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 93 min.)
  • The long gray line
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 138 min.)
  • Gideon's day
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Killanin ; directed by John Ford
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 561 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
700867900283
Other physical details
sd., b&w and color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861985569
  • (OCoLC)ocn861985569
  • 637003
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; full screen 1.37:1, full screen 1.85:1, widescreen 2.55:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John Ford : the Columbia films collection, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, The Film Foundation and Turner Classic Movies partner to present this collection of five films, all fully restored and remastered ... showcasing the diversity and quality of [John] Ford's work for Columbia Pictures over the course of nearly three decades, in genres as diverse as Biopic and Romantic comedy"--Container
  • Title and credits from container
  • The long gray line, based upon 'Bringing up the brass' by Marty Maher and Nardi Reeder Campion. Gideon's day, from the novel by J. J. Marric. The last hurrah, based on the novel by Edwin O'Connor. Two rode together, based on a novel by Will Cook
  • Gideon's day: "Released in the U.S. only in a truncated, black and white version as Gideon of Scotland Yard"--Container
  • Videodisc release of five motion pictures originally released in 1935 (The whole town's talking), 1955 (The long gray line), 1958 (Gideon's day, The last hurrah), and 1961 (Two rode together)
  • Special features include publicity stills, scene stills and movie posters, an introduction by Ben Mankiewicz of The whole town's talking, and Leonard Maltin discussing in turn The whole town's talking, The long gray line, Gideon's day, The last hurrah, and Two rode together
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (ca. 100 min.)
  • The last hurrah
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent ; produced and directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 121 min.)
  • Two rode together
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent ; produced by Stan Shpetner ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 109 min.)
  • The whole town is talking
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; story by W.R. Burnett ; screenplay by Jo Swerling and Robert Riskin ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 93 min.)
  • The long gray line
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford
  • (ca. 138 min.)
  • Gideon's day
  • Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Killanin ; directed by John Ford
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 561 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
700867900283
Other physical details
sd., b&w and color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861985569
  • (OCoLC)ocn861985569
  • 637003
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; full screen 1.37:1, full screen 1.85:1, widescreen 2.55:1
Video recording format
DVD

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