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The Resource Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth Macgowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth Macgowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
Lifeboat
Title
Lifeboat
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth Macgowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's production of Lifeboat by John Steinbeck
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When an American vessel is torpedoed in World War II, 8 survivors crowd into an ill-equipped lifeboat. Also saved is a crew member from the German sub. He is given command of the boat, but no one knows where he is taking them
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Glen MacWilliams ; art director, James Basevi, Maurice Ransford ; editor, Dorothy Spencer ; music, Hugo W. Friedhofer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tallulah Bankhead, William Bendix, Walter Slezak, Mary Anderson, John Hodiak, Henry Hull, Heather Angel, Hume Cronyn, Canada Lee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1902-1968
  • 1906-1964
  • 1902-1983
  • 1902-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Bankhead, Tallulah
  • Bendix, William
  • Slezak, Walter
  • Friedhofer, Hugo W
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steinbeck, John
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Lifeboat crew members
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth Macgowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by John Steinbeck
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Features: commentary, the making of Lifeboat, still gallery, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2005023148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Lccn
be2005023148
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00024543172260
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2227226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172273
  • (OCoLC)861743645
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth Macgowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by John Steinbeck
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Features: commentary, the making of Lifeboat, still gallery, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2005023148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Lccn
be2005023148
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00024543172260
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2227226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172273
  • (OCoLC)861743645
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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