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The Resource Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording)

Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording)

Label
Mister Roberts
Title
Mister Roberts
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Title variation
Mr. Roberts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Related
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey
Runtime
122
Technique
live action
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Premier collection."
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • DVD release of the 1955 motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon ; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars ; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film ; production notes ; 9 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm70278933
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9781419817687
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
73635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o70278933
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Premier collection."
  • Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen
  • DVD release of the 1955 motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon ; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars ; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film ; production notes ; 9 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm70278933
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9781419817687
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
73635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o70278933
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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