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The Resource Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges, (videorecording)

Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges, (videorecording)

Label
Sullivan's travels
Title
Sullivan's travels
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Title variation
Preston Sturges' Sullivan's travels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery-- that what the downtrodden need most is laughter
Cataloging source
CaOW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seitz ; editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Leo Shuken and Charles Bradshaw
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
14A
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest, Margaret Hayes, Porter Hall, Franklin Pangborn, Eric Blore, Robert Greig, Georges Renavent, Harry Rosenthal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1990
  • 1923-1977
  • 1887-1959
  • 1906-
  • 1901-1968
  • 1878-1965
  • 1888-1953
  • 1889-1958
  • 1879-1958
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lake, Veronica
  • Sturges, Preston
  • McCrea, Joel
  • Hayes, Margaret
  • Blore, Eric
  • Shuken, Leo
  • Jones, Paul
  • Warwick, Robert
  • Hall, Porter
  • Pangborn, Franklyn
  • Greig, Robert
  • Paramount Pictures, inc
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Tramps
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • "Veronica Lake's on the take"--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean ; Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer, a 76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series ; interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges ; Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges ; archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king ; storyboards and blueprints ; production stills archive ; scrapbook of original publicity materials ; original theatrical trailer
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781559409193
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515012126
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00081160
  • 576284
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • "Veronica Lake's on the take"--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean ; Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer, a 76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series ; interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges ; Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges ; archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king ; storyboards and blueprints ; production stills archive ; scrapbook of original publicity materials ; original theatrical trailer
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781559409193
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515012126
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00081160
  • 576284
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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