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The Resource The Defiant ones, Lomitas Productions ; MGM/UA ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by Nathan E. Douglas and Harold Jacob Smith. --, (videorecording)

The Defiant ones, Lomitas Productions ; MGM/UA ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by Nathan E. Douglas and Harold Jacob Smith. --, (videorecording)

Label
The Defiant ones
Title
The Defiant ones
Statement of responsibility
Lomitas Productions ; MGM/UA ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by Nathan E. Douglas and Harold Jacob Smith. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • frespa
  • eng
Summary
Two prisoners on a chain gang hate each other, but react in an unexpected way when they are finally free
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1958: Nathan Douglas, Harold Smith, Sam Leavitt. Nominated for best picture, best director, best actors, best supporting actors.
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Sam Leavitt ; music, Ernest Gold
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Tony Curtis, Theodore Bikel, Lon Chaney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kramer, Stanley
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners
  • Escapes
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Defiant ones, Lomitas Productions ; MGM/UA ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by Nathan E. Douglas and Harold Jacob Smith. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Title and statements of responsibility from videocassette label and container
  • 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. 96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851608
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869364
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90069190
  • 557800
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Defiant ones, Lomitas Productions ; MGM/UA ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by Nathan E. Douglas and Harold Jacob Smith. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Title and statements of responsibility from videocassette label and container
  • 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. 96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851608
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869364
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90069190
  • 557800
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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