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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks

Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Actor (Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Jones) and Best Adapted Screenplay (Brooks), 1961.
Cataloging source
WIV
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, Andre Previn
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1999
  • 1912-1992
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1914-1990
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1929-2019
  • 1885-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti
  • Alton, John
  • Fowler, Marjorie
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
146
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Middle West
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
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 (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892375898
  • (Sirsi) o892375898
  • (OCoLC)892375898
  • 936372
  • 936372
System details
DVD, Widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
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 (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892375898
  • (Sirsi) o892375898
  • (OCoLC)892375898
  • 936372
  • 936372
System details
DVD, Widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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