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The Resource Son of fury : the story of Benjamin Blake, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by Philip Dunne ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by John Cromwell, (DVD videorecording)

Son of fury : the story of Benjamin Blake, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by Philip Dunne ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by John Cromwell, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Son of fury : the story of Benjamin Blake
Title
Son of fury
Title remainder
the story of Benjamin Blake
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by Philip Dunne ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by John Cromwell
Title variation
Story of Benjamin Blake
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in the 19th century, the illegitimate son of a British aristocrat, Benjamin Blake, is forced into servitude by a wicked uncle. As a rebellious young man, Benjamin falls for a beautiful aristocrat and is beaten as punishment. Fleeing his tyrannical uncle, Benjamin stows away on a ship and lands on an idyllic South Pacific island. There he romances an exotic native beauty and earns a fortune diving for pearls with a fellow shipmate. But Benjamin's enchanted paradise becomes his prison as he yearns for revenge. When a ship arrives, bound for England, Benjamin steps aboard, heading home to seek the title and inheritance that are his
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Arthur Miller ; editor, Walter Thompson ; music, Alfred Newman
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English (stereo. or mono.) and dubbed Spanish (mono.) soundtracks with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, George Sanders, Frances Farmer, Elsa Lanchester, Kay Johnson, Roddy McDowall, John Carradine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1979
  • 1902-1979
  • 1908-1992
  • 1914-1958
  • 1906-1972
  • 1913-1970
  • 1902-1986
  • 1904-1975
  • 1894-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cromwell, John
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Dunne, Philip
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Tierney, Gene
  • Sanders, George
  • Farmer, Frances
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Johnson, Kay
  • Carradine, John
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Marshall, Edison
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marshall, Edison
  • Illegitimate children
  • Uncles
  • Slavery
  • Stowaways
  • Pearl divers
  • Revenge
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Feature films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Son of fury : the story of Benjamin Blake, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by Philip Dunne ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by John Cromwell, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Benjamin Blake by Edison Marshall
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1942
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: Tyrone Power collection
  • Special features: isolated score soundtrack; behind-the-scenes featurette; still gallery; advertising gallery; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
4 lobby cards in an envelope.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543437543
  • 024543438199
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124055358
  • (OCoLC)ocn124055358
  • 598838
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual layer ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Son of fury : the story of Benjamin Blake, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by Philip Dunne ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by John Cromwell, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Benjamin Blake by Edison Marshall
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1942
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: Tyrone Power collection
  • Special features: isolated score soundtrack; behind-the-scenes featurette; still gallery; advertising gallery; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
4 lobby cards in an envelope.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543437543
  • 024543438199
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124055358
  • (OCoLC)ocn124055358
  • 598838
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual layer ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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