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The Resource Path to war, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures/Edgar J. Scherick Associates, Inc. production, a John Frankenheimer film ; producer, Guy Riedel ; writer, Daniel Giat ; director, John Frankenheimer. --, (videorecording)

Path to war, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures/Edgar J. Scherick Associates, Inc. production, a John Frankenheimer film ; producer, Guy Riedel ; writer, Daniel Giat ; director, John Frankenheimer. --, (videorecording)

Label
Path to war
Title
Path to war
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures/Edgar J. Scherick Associates, Inc. production, a John Frankenheimer film ; producer, Guy Riedel ; writer, Daniel Giat ; director, John Frankenheimer. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Begins immediately following his victorious election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America was devastated by the impact of the Vietnam War. A war he didn't start, but which he seemed unable to end. Torn between the recommendation of increased bombing to win and a nation torn apart by the deaths of young Americans overseas and the protest of those who stayed behind
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen Goldblatt ; editor, Richard Francis-Bruce ; music, Gary Chang ; costume designer, May Routh ; production designer, Waldemar Kalinowski
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated; contains adult content and adult language
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Bruce McGill, James Frain, Felicity Huffman, Frederic Forrest, John Aylward, Philip Baker Hall, Tom Skerritt, Alec Baldwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1935-
  • 1950-
  • 1962-
  • 1931-
  • 1958-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riedel, Guy
  • Giat, Daniel
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • McGill, Bruce
  • Frain, James
  • Huffman, Felicity
  • Forrest, Frederic
  • Aylward, John
  • Hall, Philip Baker
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • Goldblatt, Stephen
  • Francis-Bruce, Richard
  • Chang, Gary
  • Routh, May
  • Kalinowski, Waldemar
  • HBO Films
  • Avenue Pictures
  • Edgar J. Scherick Associates
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Path to war, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures/Edgar J. Scherick Associates, Inc. production, a John Frankenheimer film ; producer, Guy Riedel ; writer, Daniel Giat ; director, John Frankenheimer. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: featurette plus cast and director interviews; TIME magazine special features, including LBJ slideschow; DVD-ROM features including timeline and strategy simulator; extensive historical background articles; text interviews with director & cast
  • HOME USE ONLY
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version. --
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780783120935
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316790656
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sbb00067837
  • 524139
System details
DVD, Dolby surround, stereo., Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Path to war, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures/Edgar J. Scherick Associates, Inc. production, a John Frankenheimer film ; producer, Guy Riedel ; writer, Daniel Giat ; director, John Frankenheimer. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: featurette plus cast and director interviews; TIME magazine special features, including LBJ slideschow; DVD-ROM features including timeline and strategy simulator; extensive historical background articles; text interviews with director & cast
  • HOME USE ONLY
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version. --
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780783120935
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316790656
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sbb00067837
  • 524139
System details
DVD, Dolby surround, stereo., Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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