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The Resource Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges

Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges

Label
Sullivan's travels
Title
Sullivan's travels
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Title variation
Preston Sturges' Sullivan's travels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery-- that what the downtrodden need most is laughter
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seitz ; editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Leo Shuken and Charles Bradshaw
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest, Margaret Hayes, Porter Hall, Franklin Pangborn, Eric Blore, Robert Greig, Georges Renavent, Harry Rosenthal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1968
  • 1905-1990
  • 1878-1964
  • 1916-1977
  • 1888-1953
  • 1889-1958
  • 1887-1959
  • 1879-1958
  • 1906-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturges, Preston
  • Jones, Paul
  • McCrea, Joel
  • Lake, Veronica
  • Warwick, Robert
  • Hayes, Margaret
  • Hall, Porter
  • Pangborn, Franklyn
  • Blore, Eric
  • Greig, Robert
  • Shuken, Leo
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Tramps
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Videodiscs
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • "Janus Films."
  • Special features: audio commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean ; Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer, a 76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series ; interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges ; Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges ; archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king ; storyboards and blueprints ; production stills archive ; scrapbook of original publicity materials ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
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
Control code
833893
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781559409193
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
71551502126
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 833893
  • (OCoLC)47830416
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sullivan's travels, a Paramount Picture ; assoiciate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • "Janus Films."
  • Special features: audio commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean ; Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer, a 76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series ; interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges ; Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges ; archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king ; storyboards and blueprints ; production stills archive ; scrapbook of original publicity materials ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
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
Control code
833893
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781559409193
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
71551502126
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 833893
  • (OCoLC)47830416
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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