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The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)

Fail-safe, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespachikortha
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fail-safe (Motion picture : 1964)
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; with optional English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1905-1982
  • 1919-2005
  • 1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Bernstein, Walter
  • Fonda, Henry
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Matthau, Walter
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • International relations
  • Cold War
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features: director's commentary ; featurette entitled "Fail-safe revisited"; talent files ; theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocmocm45430611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780767854993
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1); Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features: director's commentary ; featurette entitled "Fail-safe revisited"; talent files ; theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocmocm45430611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396054240
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780767854993
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1); Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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