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The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)

Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Title variation
Fail safe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • kor
  • por
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PS3552.V7116
LC item number
F35 2000
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1905-1982
  • 1919-2005
  • 1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Youngstein, Max E
  • Bernstein, Walter
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Matthau, Walter
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • International relations
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
sky228399586
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Lccn
be2003007231
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 02/18
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
sky228399586
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Lccn
be2003007231
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 02/18
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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