The Resource Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (DVD)

Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (DVD)

Label
Decision before dawn
Title
Decision before dawn
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
D743.23
LC item number
.D4357566 2006
PerformerNote
Richard Basehart, Gary Merrill, Oskar Werner, Hildegarde Neff, Dominique Blanchar
Runtime
119
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (DVD)
Label
Decision before dawn, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Frank McCarthy ; screenplay by Peter viertel ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Call it treason" by George Howe
  • Special features: Fox Movietone news clips; Original theatrical trailer
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Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543238812
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2233881
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm69020210
  • (OCoLC)69020210
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Town of Chester Public LibraryBorrow it
      6307 Main St., Chestertown, NY, 12817-0451, US
      43.650384 -73.801024
    • Galway Public LibraryBorrow it
      5264 North Street (Sacandaga Rd), Galway, NY, 12074-2431, US
      43.020212 -74.031608
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