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The Resource Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real living man--, United Artists ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Miller and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer

Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real living man--, United Artists ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Miller and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer

Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real living man--
Title
Birdman of Alcatraz
Title remainder
the story of a real living man--
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Miller and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Member of
Cataloging source
JDP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Burnett Caffey ; editor, Edward Mann ; music, Elmer Bernstein
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Thelma Ritter, Neville Brand, Edmond O'Brien
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1911-1963
  • 1913-1994
  • 1920-1992
  • 1915-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Miller, Stuart
  • Trosper, Guy
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Malden, Karl
  • Ritter, Thelma
  • Brand, Neville
  • O'Brien, Edmond
  • Gaddis, Thomas E
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Norma Productions, Inc
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
148
Series statement
MGM/UA vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stroud, Robert
  • Prisoners
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Biographical films
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real living man--, United Artists ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Miller and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Norma Productions, Inc."--Container
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Based on the book by Thomas E. Gaddis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 148 min.)
Isbn
9780792831099
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • NYCXASZ9665-F
  • (NIC)notisASZ9665
  • (OCoLC)35240998
System details
VHS, hi-fi, digital video transfer
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real living man--, United Artists ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Miller and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Norma Productions, Inc."--Container
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Based on the book by Thomas E. Gaddis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 148 min.)
Isbn
9780792831099
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • NYCXASZ9665-F
  • (NIC)notisASZ9665
  • (OCoLC)35240998
System details
VHS, hi-fi, digital video transfer
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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