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The Resource Boys Town, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; producer, John W. Considine Jr. ; screenplay, John Meehan, Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)

Boys Town, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; producer, John W. Considine Jr. ; screenplay, John Meehan, Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)

Label
Boys Town
Title
Boys Town
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; producer, John W. Considine Jr. ; screenplay, John Meehan, Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Story of Father Flanagan and his founding of Boys Town, a home for juvenile delinquents
Related
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1939: Oscar - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Spencer Tracy); Best Writing, Original Story.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Sidney Wagner ; editor, Elmo Veron ; music, Edward Ward
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton, Gene Reynolds
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1981
  • 1900-1967
  • 1890-1977
  • 1903-1978
  • 1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taurog, Norman
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Hull, Henry
  • Fenton, Leslie
  • Reynolds, Gene
  • Schary, Dore
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Father Flanagan's Boys' Home
  • Orphanages
  • Boys Town (Neb.)
Technique
live action
Label
Boys Town, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; producer, John W. Considine Jr. ; screenplay, John Meehan, Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From an original story by Dore Schary and Eleanore Griffin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Features: Sequel "Men of Boys Town" (1941); vintage featurette "The city of little men"; "Girls and boys town" promo featurette; excerpt from "Good news of 1939" radio show
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61370133
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781419818639
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569677142
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67714
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boys Town, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; producer, John W. Considine Jr. ; screenplay, John Meehan, Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From an original story by Dore Schary and Eleanore Griffin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Features: Sequel "Men of Boys Town" (1941); vintage featurette "The city of little men"; "Girls and boys town" promo featurette; excerpt from "Good news of 1939" radio show
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61370133
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781419818639
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569677142
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67714
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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