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The Resource Giant, Warner Bros. presents a George Stevens Production ; screenplay, Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; producer, George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; director, George Stevens, (videorecording)

Giant, Warner Bros. presents a George Stevens Production ; screenplay, Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; producer, George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; director, George Stevens, (videorecording)

Label
Giant
Title
Giant
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a George Stevens Production ; screenplay, Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; producer, George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; director, George Stevens
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • English or French language tracks; English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Carroll Baker, Jane Withers, Chill Wills, Mercedes McCambridge, Sal Mineo, Dennis Hopper, Judith Evelyn, Paul Fix
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975
  • 1887-1968
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-1985
  • 1931-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George
  • Ginsberg, Henry
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Hudson, Rock
  • Dean, James
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
201
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ranch life
  • Families
  • Marriage
Technique
live action
Label
Giant, Warner Bros. presents a George Stevens Production ; screenplay, Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; producer, George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; director, George Stevens, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Edna Ferber
  • Some copies not specified as Special ed
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: disc 1. audio commentary by film critic Stephen Farber, screenwriters Ivan Moffat and George Stevens Jr.; introduction by George Stevens Jr.; George Stevens: Filmmakers who knew him -- disc 2. Memories of Giant, documentary; Return to Giant documentary; New York premiere TV special; Hollywood premiere featurette; project kickoff newsreel; behind the cameras segments; original/reissue theatrical trailers; production notes, production stills and documents galleries; director filmography; awards notes; documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52393636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (201 min.)
Isbn
9780790771489
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392322121
  • 883929280353
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Giant, Warner Bros. presents a George Stevens Production ; screenplay, Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; producer, George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; director, George Stevens, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Edna Ferber
  • Some copies not specified as Special ed
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: disc 1. audio commentary by film critic Stephen Farber, screenwriters Ivan Moffat and George Stevens Jr.; introduction by George Stevens Jr.; George Stevens: Filmmakers who knew him -- disc 2. Memories of Giant, documentary; Return to Giant documentary; New York premiere TV special; Hollywood premiere featurette; project kickoff newsreel; behind the cameras segments; original/reissue theatrical trailers; production notes, production stills and documents galleries; director filmography; awards notes; documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52393636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (201 min.)
Isbn
9780790771489
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392322121
  • 883929280353
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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