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The Resource The big country, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by William Wyler, Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler ; written by James R. Webb, Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler

The big country, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by William Wyler, Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler ; written by James R. Webb, Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler

Label
The big country
Title
The big country
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by William Wyler, Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler ; written by James R. Webb, Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler
Title variation
Big country [widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ship's captain ventures west to find a hotbed of jealousy, hatred and dangerous rivalries. As the reluctant hero is thrust into the maelstrom, he must summon all of his resolve to save not only his own life but the life of the woman he loves
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Franz F. Planer ; editor, Robert Belcher ; music, Jerome Moross
Language note
English: Mono, French: Mono, French & Spanish language subtitles ; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker, Charlton Heston, Burl Ives, Charles Bickford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1903-
  • 1891-1967
  • 1916-
  • 1909-1995
  • 1916-2003
  • 1929-2010
  • 1901-1974
  • 1900-1971
  • 1902-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baker, Carroll
  • Bartlett, Sy
  • Bickford, Charles
  • Hamilton, Donald
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Ives, Burl
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Webb, James R
  • West, Jessamyn
  • Wilder, Robert
  • Wyler, Robert
  • Wyler, William
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
167
Series statement
Western legends
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Frontier and pioneer life
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The big country, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by William Wyler, Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler ; written by James R. Webb, Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Donald Hamilton
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (167 min.)
Isbn
9780792849230
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46804538
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen format (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big country, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by William Wyler, Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler ; written by James R. Webb, Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Donald Hamilton
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (167 min.)
Isbn
9780792849230
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46804538
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen format (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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