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The Resource Houdini, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Philip Yordan ; produced by George Pal ; directed by George Marshall, (videorecording/)

Houdini, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Philip Yordan ; produced by George Pal ; directed by George Marshall, (videorecording/)

Label
Houdini
Title
Houdini
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Philip Yordan ; produced by George Pal ; directed by George Marshall
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Depicts the incredible but tragically short career of magician Harry Houdini, whose tricks defied explanation and safety
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ernest Laszlo ; editor, George Tomasini ; music, Roy Webb
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H68 2016
PerformerNote
Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Torin Thatcher, Angela Clarke, Stefan Schnabel, Ian Wolfe, Sig Ruman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1891-1975
  • 1925-2010
  • 1905-1981
  • 1909-2010
  • 1912-1999
  • 1896-1992
  • 1884-1967
  • 1879-1953
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marshall, George
  • Pal, George
  • Yordan, Philip
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Thatcher, Torin
  • Clarke, Angela
  • Schnabel, Stefan
  • Wolfe, Ian
  • Rumann, Sig
  • Kellock, Harold
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Olive Films
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kellock, Harold
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Magicians
  • Escape artists
  • Film adaptations
  • Biographical films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Houdini, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Philip Yordan ; produced by George Pal ; directed by George Marshall, (videorecording/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on a book by Harold Kellock
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky284354747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Lccn
be2016046109
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 04/17
Other control number
887090129411
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF1294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD. NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Houdini, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Philip Yordan ; produced by George Pal ; directed by George Marshall, (videorecording/)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on a book by Harold Kellock
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky284354747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Lccn
be2016046109
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 04/17
Other control number
887090129411
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF1294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD. NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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