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The Resource Oh! What a lovely war, Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production ; produced by Brian Duffy and Richard Attenborough ; directed by Richard Attenborough ; screenplay, Len Deighton ; play, Charles Chilton

Oh! What a lovely war, Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production ; produced by Brian Duffy and Richard Attenborough ; directed by Richard Attenborough ; screenplay, Len Deighton ; play, Charles Chilton

Label
Oh! What a lovely war
Title
Oh! What a lovely war
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production ; produced by Brian Duffy and Richard Attenborough ; directed by Richard Attenborough ; screenplay, Len Deighton ; play, Charles Chilton
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the Smith family as they go off to fight World War I, and revolves around the songs and words of the soldiers
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Oh! What a lovely war (Motion picture : 1969)
Credits note
  • CREDITS: Director, Richard Attenborough; screenplay, Len Deighton; play, Charles Chilton
  • Editor, Kevin Connor ; music, Alfred Ralston ; photography, Gerry Turpin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G ; Canadian Home Video Rating: G
Language note
In English, with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • D522.23
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • O3 2006
  • .O34 2006
PerformerNote
  • Dirk Bogarde, Phyllis Calvert, Jean Pierre Cassel, John Clements, John Gielgud, Jack Hawkins, Kenneth More, Laurence Olivier, Michael Redgrave, Vanessa Redgrave, Ralph Richardson, Maggie Smith, Susannah York, John Mills
  • Wendy Allnutt, Colin Farrell, Malcolm McFee, John Rae, Corin Redgrave, Maurice Roëves, Paul Shelley, Kim Smith, Angela Thorne, Mary Wimbush ; The Band of the Irish Guards ; The orchestra of the Corps of Royal Engineers (Aldershot)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-2010
  • 1929-
  • 1946-
  • 1938-
  • 1949-2001
  • 1896-1985
  • 1942-
  • 1939-
  • 1921-1999
  • 1915-2002
  • 1932-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Duffy, Brian
  • Deighton, Len
  • Allnutt, Wendy
  • Farrell, Colin
  • McFee, Malcolm
  • Rae, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Roëves, Maurice
  • Shelley, Paul
  • Smith, Kim
  • Thorne, Angela
  • Wimbush, Mary
  • Bogarde, Dirk
  • Calvert, Phyllis
  • Cassel, Jean-Pierre
  • Littlewood, Joan
  • Chilton, Charles
  • Allan, Ted
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
144
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Smith family
  • Littlewood, Joan
  • Littlewood, Joan
  • Smith family
  • World War (1914-1918)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Oh! What a lovely war, Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production ; produced by Brian Duffy and Richard Attenborough ; directed by Richard Attenborough ; screenplay, Len Deighton ; play, Charles Chilton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The principle statements made by the historical characters in this film are based on documentary evidence and the words of the songs are those sung by the troops during the First World War."--Opening screens
  • Based on Joan Littlewood's theatre workshop production by Charles Chilton and the members of the original cast after a stage treatment by Ted Allan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: Commentary by director Lord Richard Attenborough; 3-part documentary: Welcome to World War I, The Smith family album, Keep the home fires burning
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs -- Language: English Dolby digital mono -- Subtitles: English
Control code
ocm72440865
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 144 min.)
Isbn
9781415708828
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360690149
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
06901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)72440865
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced for widescreen TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oh! What a lovely war, Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production ; produced by Brian Duffy and Richard Attenborough ; directed by Richard Attenborough ; screenplay, Len Deighton ; play, Charles Chilton
Publication
Note
  • "The principle statements made by the historical characters in this film are based on documentary evidence and the words of the songs are those sung by the troops during the First World War."--Opening screens
  • Based on Joan Littlewood's theatre workshop production by Charles Chilton and the members of the original cast after a stage treatment by Ted Allan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: Commentary by director Lord Richard Attenborough; 3-part documentary: Welcome to World War I, The Smith family album, Keep the home fires burning
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs -- Language: English Dolby digital mono -- Subtitles: English
Control code
ocm72440865
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 144 min.)
Isbn
9781415708828
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360690149
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
06901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)72440865
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced for widescreen TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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