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The Resource Von Ryan's Express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon, (videorecording)

Von Ryan's Express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon, (videorecording)

Label
Von Ryan's Express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan
Title
Von Ryan's Express
Title remainder
L'express du Colonel Von Ryan
Statement of responsibility
A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon
Title variation
Express du Colonel Von Ryan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgment, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Mark Robson ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional (dubbed) French and Spanish soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .V66 2007
  • .V66 2007
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, James Brolin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1978
  • 1915-1998
  • 1916-1988
  • 1917-2002
  • 1930-
  • 1910-2002
  • 1940-
  • 1922-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • David, Saul
  • Mayes, Wendell
  • Landon, Joseph
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Robson, Mark
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Carrà, Raffaella
  • Dexter, Brad
  • Fantoni, Sergio
  • Leyton, John
  • Mulhare, Edward
  • Preiss, Wolfgang
  • Brolin, James
  • Celi, Adolfo
  • Westheimer, David
  • P-R Productions
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
117
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Hijacking of trains
  • Escaped prisoners of war
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945
  • Italy
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Von Ryan's Express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by David Westheimer
  • Special features include isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman ; 4 featurettes: Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's express, Hollywood and its war films, The music of Von Ryan's express, Bringing movies to life: the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith ; original theatrical trailer ; Spanish trailer ; TV spots ; still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
disc 1. Feature ; isolated music score track with music cues, slates, count-ins, conductor's instructions ; audio commentary by film, WWII and music historians -- disc 2. Featurettes ; trailers ; TV spots ; still photo gallery
Control code
sky233768676
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Lccn
135435507
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440611
  • 024543440628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2244061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono (English, French, or Spanish). Dolby Digital stereo (English)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Von Ryan's Express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by David Westheimer
  • Special features include isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman ; 4 featurettes: Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's express, Hollywood and its war films, The music of Von Ryan's express, Bringing movies to life: the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith ; original theatrical trailer ; Spanish trailer ; TV spots ; still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
disc 1. Feature ; isolated music score track with music cues, slates, count-ins, conductor's instructions ; audio commentary by film, WWII and music historians -- disc 2. Featurettes ; trailers ; TV spots ; still photo gallery
Control code
sky233768676
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Lccn
135435507
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440611
  • 024543440628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2244061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono (English, French, or Spanish). Dolby Digital stereo (English)
Video recording format
DVD

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