The Resource Great cinema : 15 films, (DVD)

Great cinema : 15 films, (DVD)

Label
Great cinema : 15 films
Title
Great cinema
Title remainder
15 films
Title variation
Fifteen films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Snows of Kilimanjaro: Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Anna Karenina: A married woman finds true love in a man who isn't her husband
  • Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court: A young man dreams, after reading Mark Twain's classic novel of the same title, that he himself travels to King Arthur's court
  • Tale of two cities: A British barrister falls in love with a comely French lass who marries another. When her husband returns to Paris to rescue a family retainer he himself is imprisoned. The barrister then comes up with a daring plan to save the lass's husband
  • Jane Eyre: An orphan girl finds her way in life as a governess
  • Legend of the Sea Wolf: Chronicles the adventures on the high seas
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A rambunctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi river
  • Jungle book: A boy raised by wolves tries to adapt to human village life
  • Call of the wild: A house dog is abducted and brought to the north as a sled dog
  • Macbeth: A ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord seizes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches
  • Of human bondage: A man falls for a woman of loose morals. He rescues her a couple of times only to have her destroy his financial security
  • Little men: A young man finds refuge in a school for boys. His father is a con man. One of the teachers defends the boy when he is falsely accused and his father schemes to save the school from foreclosure
  • Last time I saw Paris: Charles returns to Paris to reminisce about his life he led in Paris after it was liberated
  • David Copperfield: Charles Dickens's immortal story of a young man's journey to maturity
  • Cyrano de Bergerac: The charismatic swordsmen-poet helps another to woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Pre-1968 movies unrated; some may contain content unsuitable for children
Runtime
999
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Great cinema : 15 films, (DVD)
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Great cinema : 15 films, (DVD)
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Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1953)
  • Jungle book (1942)
  • Disc 1.
  • The snows of Kilimanjaro (1952)
  • Anna Karenina (1948)
  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court (1952)
  • Tale of two cities (1953)
  • Disc 2.
  • Jane Eyre (1971)
  • Legend of the Sea Wolf (1975)
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (1950)
  • Disc 3.
  • Call of the wild (1972)
  • Macbeth (1961)
  • Of human bondage (1934)
  • Little men (1940)
  • Disc 4.
  • The last time I saw Paris (1954)
  • David Copperfield (1970)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
4 videodiscs (999 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
b&w and col.
Publisher number
50899
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn682210261
  • (OCoLC)682210261
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Galway Public LibraryBorrow it
      5264 North Street (Sacandaga Rd), Galway, NY, 12074-2431, US
      43.020212 -74.031608
    • Hadley-Luzerne Public LibraryBorrow it
      19 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY, 12846-0400, US
      43.318496 -73.841139
    • Granville - Pember Library and MuseumBorrow it
      33 West Main St., Granville, NY, 12832-1346, US
      43.405819 -73.264561
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