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The Resource The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents @radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; producers, Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced & directed by Errol Morris

The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents @radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; producers, Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced & directed by Errol Morris

Label
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Title
The fog of war
Title remainder
eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics presents @radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; producers, Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced & directed by Errol Morris
Title variation
Eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
Awards note
Academy Award winner: 2003 Best Documentary Feature
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Peter Donahue, Bob Chappell ; editors, Karen Schmeer, Doug Abel, Chyld King ; original music, Philip Glass
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for images and thematic issues of war and destruction
Language note
  • English language track with optional subtitles in French, Portuguese, Spanish or Japanese
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
E840.4
LC item number
.F68 2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1916-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morris, Errol
  • Williams, Michael
  • Ahlberg, Julie Bilson
  • McNamara, Robert S.
  • Glass, Philip
  • @Radical.media (Firm)
  • Globe Department Store (Firm)
  • SenArt Films (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McNamara, Robert S
  • United States
  • United States
  • McNamara, Robert S
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents @radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; producers, Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced & directed by Errol Morris
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2003
  • Includes 24 additional scenes; Robert S. McNamara's 10 lessons from his life in politics; TV spots
  • Recorded in Dolby digital 5.1
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.)
Isbn
9781404941663
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F34
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents @radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; producers, Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced & directed by Errol Morris
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2003
  • Includes 24 additional scenes; Robert S. McNamara's 10 lessons from his life in politics; TV spots
  • Recorded in Dolby digital 5.1
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.)
Isbn
9781404941663
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F34
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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