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The Resource A place in the sun, (videorecording)

A place in the sun, (videorecording)

Label
A place in the sun
Title
A place in the sun
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George Stevens' stunning adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's An American tragedy garnered six Academy Awards and guaranteed immortality for screen lovers Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor. Clift is a poor young man determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of beautiful socialite Elizabeth Taylor. Shelley Winters plays the factory girl whose dark secret threatens Clift's professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, Clift is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens ; director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Franz Waxman
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelly Winters, Keefe Brasselle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2011
  • 1904-1975
  • 1914-1978
  • 1917-1986
  • 1871-1945
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clift, Montgomery
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Brasselle, Keefe
  • Stevens, George
  • Wilson, Michael
  • Brown, Harry
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Young men
  • New York (State)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A place in the sun, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Dolby surround
  • Fullscreen format
  • Based on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and the Patrick Kearney play adapted from the novel
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • "05815"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47780385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780792172840
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360581546
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1088961
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A place in the sun, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Dolby surround
  • Fullscreen format
  • Based on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and the Patrick Kearney play adapted from the novel
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • "05815"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47780385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780792172840
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360581546
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1088961
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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