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The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD)

Elmer Gantry, United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD)

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • 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 (Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Jones) and Best Adapted Screenplay (Brooks).
Cataloging source
WIV
Characteristic
videorecording
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Elmer Gantry (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Photography, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, André Previn
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E46 2014
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1907-1999
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1914-1990
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1929-2019
  • 1885-1951
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  • Brooks, Richard
  • Smith, Bernard
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti
  • Alton, John
  • Fowler, Marjorie
  • Previn, André
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Elmer Gantry Productions
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Ltd
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
146
Series statement
KL studio classics
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  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Avarice
  • Evangelistic work
  • Evangelists
  • Middle West
  • Middle West
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • ©MCMLX by Elmer Gantry Productions
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1662787
  • (OCoLC)892375898
  • (OCoLC)ocn892375898
  • 1662787
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • ©MCMLX by Elmer Gantry Productions
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1662787
  • (OCoLC)892375898
  • (OCoLC)ocn892375898
  • 1662787
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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