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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1961: Best Actor (Burt Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Shirley Jones), Best Adapted Screenplay (Richard Brooks)
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Elmer Gantry (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematographer, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, Andre Previn
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
In English, French or Spanish; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1914-1990
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1885-1951
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  • Brooks, Richard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
147
Series statement
  • Vintage classics
  • MGM DVD
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  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Middle West
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Special Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocmocm46485830
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792849155
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced by Bernard Smith ; screenplay written and directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Special Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocmocm46485830
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Isbn
9780792849155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792849155
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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