The Resource Major Barbara, Janus Films ; produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal ; scenario and dialogue by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

Major Barbara, Janus Films ; produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal ; scenario and dialogue by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

Label
Major Barbara
Title
Major Barbara
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal ; scenario and dialogue by Bernard Shaw
Title variation
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barbara Undershaft is a Salvation Army officer who speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ronald Neame ; editor, Charles Frend ; music, William Walton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison, Robert Morley, Robert Newton, Sybil Thorndike, Emlyn Williams, Deborah Kerr, David Tree, Penelope Dudley Ward, Marie Lohr, Walter Hudd, Donald Calthrop
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1954
  • 1912-2003
  • 1856-1950
  • 1905-1956
  • 1882-1976
  • 1905-1987
  • 1921-2007
  • 1915-2009
  • 1919-1982
  • 1890-1975
  • 1898-1963
  • 1888-1940
  • 1902-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pascal, Gabriel
  • Hiller, Wendy
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Morley, Robert
  • Newton, Robert
  • Thorndike, Sybil
  • Williams, Emlyn
  • Kerr, Deborah
  • Tree, David
  • Dudley-Ward, Penelope
  • Lohr, Marie
  • Hudd, Walter
  • Calthrop, Donald
  • Walton, William
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
121
Series statement
  • Eclipse. Series 20
  • George Bernard Shaw on film
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Salvation Army
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Children of the rich
  • Arms transfers
  • Defense industries
  • Church and social problems
  • Hypocrisy
  • War films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Major Barbara, Janus Films ; produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal ; scenario and dialogue by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Issued in slipcase with "Caesar and Cleopatra" and "Androcles and the lion"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ECL090
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00095984
  • 647423
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono., NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Major Barbara, Janus Films ; produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal ; scenario and dialogue by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Issued in slipcase with "Caesar and Cleopatra" and "Androcles and the lion"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ECL090
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00095984
  • 647423
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono., NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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