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The Resource The thief of Bagdad, produced by Alexander Korda ; written by Miles Malleson, Lajos Biró ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, (videorecording)

The thief of Bagdad, produced by Alexander Korda ; written by Miles Malleson, Lajos Biró ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, (videorecording)

Label
The thief of Bagdad
Title
The thief of Bagdad
Statement of responsibility
produced by Alexander Korda ; written by Miles Malleson, Lajos Biró ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After he is cast out of Bagdad by the evil Jaffar, Prince Ahmad meets the thief Abu and together they use deceit and magic to restore the prince to the throne and win the heart of a princess
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Thief of Bagdad (Motion picture)
  • Arabian nights
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Sabu, Conrad Veidt, June Duprez, John Justin, Rex Ingram, Miles Malleson, Morton Selten
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1969
  • 1905-1990
  • 1893-1957
  • 1924-1963
  • 1893-1943
  • 1918-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berger, Ludwig
  • Powell, Michael
  • Whelan, Tim
  • Sabu
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Duprez, June
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection DVD videodiscs
Series volume
431
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thieves
  • Princesses
  • Princes
  • Baghdad (Iraq)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The thief of Bagdad, produced by Alexander Korda ; written by Miles Malleson, Lajos Biró ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stories from "One thousand and one nights" (a.k.a. "Arabian nights")
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Features: two audio commentaries with Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, and film and music historian Bruce Eder, "Visual effects" documentary about the technical achievements of "The thief of Bagdad, " Alexandra Korda's propaganda film for the English war effort "The lion has wings, " excerpts from co-director Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography, excerpts from a 1976 radio interview with composer Miklos Rózsa, still gallery featuring rare images of the film's production shot in Dufaycolor, optional music and effects track, theatrical trailer, booklet featuring new essays by film scholars Andrew Moor and Ian Christie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2008010202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a208521
  • (OCoLC)231726894
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thief of Bagdad, produced by Alexander Korda ; written by Miles Malleson, Lajos Biró ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stories from "One thousand and one nights" (a.k.a. "Arabian nights")
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Features: two audio commentaries with Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, and film and music historian Bruce Eder, "Visual effects" documentary about the technical achievements of "The thief of Bagdad, " Alexandra Korda's propaganda film for the English war effort "The lion has wings, " excerpts from co-director Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography, excerpts from a 1976 radio interview with composer Miklos Rózsa, still gallery featuring rare images of the film's production shot in Dufaycolor, optional music and effects track, theatrical trailer, booklet featuring new essays by film scholars Andrew Moor and Ian Christie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2008010202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a208521
  • (OCoLC)231726894
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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