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The Resource Giant, Giant Productions ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; produced by George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

Giant, Giant Productions ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; produced by George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

Label
Giant
Title
Giant
Statement of responsibility
Giant Productions ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; produced by George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; directed by George Stevens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
Awards note
Academy awards, 1956: Best director, George Stevens
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Giant (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, William C. Mellor ; production designer, Boris Leven ; editing by William Hornbek ; songs by Dimitri Tiomkin ; song lyrics by Paul Francis Webster ; costumes designed by Marjorie Best ; Miss Taylor's costumes designed by Moss Mabry ; music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
In English with French track ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Carroll Baker, Jane Withers, Chill Wills, Mercedes McCambridge, Dennis Hopper, Sal Mineo, Rodney Taylor, Judith Evelyn, Earl Holliman, Robert Nichols, Paul Fix, Alexander Scourby
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975
  • 1898-1964
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-1985
  • 1931-1955
  • 1931-
  • 1926-2021
  • 1902-1978
  • 1936-2010
  • 1939-1976
  • 1930-2015
  • 1913-1967
  • 1928-
  • 1901-1983
  • 1913-1985
  • 1894-1979
  • 1887-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George
  • Moffat, Ivan
  • Guiol, Fred
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Hudson, Rock
  • Dean, James
  • Baker, Carroll
  • Withers, Jane
  • Wills, Chill
  • McCambridge, Mercedes
  • Hopper, Dennis
  • Mineo, Sal
  • Taylor, Rod
  • Evelyn, Judith
  • Holliman, Earl
  • Nichols, Robert
  • Fix, Paul
  • Scourby, Alexander
  • Webster, Paul Francis
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Giant Productions (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
201
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ranch life
  • Families
  • Marriage
Technique
live action
Label
Giant, Giant Productions ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; produced by George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Edna Ferber
  • Originally released in as a motion picture in 1956
  • Disc 1 special features include: introduction by George Stevens, Jr. ; commentary by Ivan Moffat, George Stevens, Jr. & film critic Stephen Farber ; interviews with filmmakers who knew George Stevens
  • Disc 2 special features include: making of featurettes ; New York premiere telecast ; Hollywood premiere featurette ; promotional footage ; stills & documents ; behind the cameras location featurette ; composer featurette ; trailers ; George Stevens filmography ;
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52393636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (201 min.)
Isbn
9780790771489
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790771489
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround stereo; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Giant, Giant Productions ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat ; produced by George Stevens and Henry Ginsberg ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Edna Ferber
  • Originally released in as a motion picture in 1956
  • Disc 1 special features include: introduction by George Stevens, Jr. ; commentary by Ivan Moffat, George Stevens, Jr. & film critic Stephen Farber ; interviews with filmmakers who knew George Stevens
  • Disc 2 special features include: making of featurettes ; New York premiere telecast ; Hollywood premiere featurette ; promotional footage ; stills & documents ; behind the cameras location featurette ; composer featurette ; trailers ; George Stevens filmography ;
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52393636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (201 min.)
Isbn
9780790771489
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790771489
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround stereo; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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