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The Resource They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

Label
They were expendable
Title
They were expendable
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, two naval officers prove the effectiveness of PT boats in defending the Philippines against the Japanese
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Joseph H. August ; editors, Frank E. Hull, Douglas Biggs ; musical score, Herbert Stothart
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: G
  • Ontario Film Rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English with optional English and French subtitles
PerformerNote
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond, Marshall Thompson, Paul Langton, Leon Ames
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1993.
  • 1903-1960.
  • 1894-1973.
  • 1888-1951.
  • 1913-1980
  • 1904-1981.
  • 1921-1986.
  • 1925-1992.
  • 1907-1979.
  • 1895-1947.
  • 1900-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ames, Leon
  • Bond, Ward
  • Ford, John
  • Holt, Jack
  • Langton, Paul
  • Montgomery, Robert
  • Reed, Donna
  • Thompson, Marshall
  • Wayne, John
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • White, William Lindsay
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
135
Series statement
John Wayne collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torpedo-boats
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1945 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 minutes)
Isbn
9781419853821
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00125620
  • 915174
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation ; Dolby digital monophonic
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1945 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 minutes)
Isbn
9781419853821
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00125620
  • 915174
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation ; Dolby digital monophonic
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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