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The Resource The Magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; written and directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

The Magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; written and directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Label
The Magnificent Ambersons
Title
The Magnificent Ambersons
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; written and directed by Orson Welles
Title variation
Orson Welles' The magnificent Ambersons
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The story of the decline of a once powerful and wealthy mid-western family as the twentieth century begins
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Magnificent Ambersons (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Stanley Cortez; editor, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Date time place
Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1942
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
Language note
In English or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
  • Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter, Tim Holt, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Richard Bennett
  • Narrator: Orson Welles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1905-1994
  • 1905-1979
  • 1918-1973
  • 1906-1974
  • 1889-1965
  • 1885-1969
  • 1873-1944
  • 1869-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Costello, Dolores
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Holt, Tim
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Collins, Ray
  • Sanford, Erskine
  • Bennett, Richard
  • Tarkington, Booth
  • Mercury Theatre
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Children of the rich
  • Rich people
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Mothers and sons
  • Remarriage
  • Widows
  • Social change
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; written and directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929189106
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
3000037566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00106390
  • 692787
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1; Mono, full screen presentation 1.33:1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; written and directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929189106
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
3000037566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00106390
  • 692787
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1; Mono, full screen presentation 1.33:1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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