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The Resource Crossed swords, an Alexander Salkind Production ; Film Export AG ; original screenplay by Berta Dominguez D. and Pierre Spengler ; final screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (videorecording)

Crossed swords, an Alexander Salkind Production ; Film Export AG ; original screenplay by Berta Dominguez D. and Pierre Spengler ; final screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (videorecording)

Label
Crossed swords
Title
Crossed swords
Statement of responsibility
an Alexander Salkind Production ; Film Export AG ; original screenplay by Berta Dominguez D. and Pierre Spengler ; final screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this adventure film adapted from Mark Twain's classic "The prince and the pauper", a poor commoner and the Prince of Wales switch clothing as a practical joke, but are unexpectedly separated and end up living each other's lives
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; editor, Ernest Walter ; music, Maurice Jarre
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester, Ernest Borgnine, George C. Scott, Rex Harrison, David Hemmings, Charlton Heston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-1997
  • 1947-
  • 1925-2008
  • 1938-1999
  • 1958-
  • 1917-2012
  • 1927-1999
  • 1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salkind, Alexander
  • Domínguez D., Berta
  • Spengler, Pierre
  • Fraser, George MacDonald
  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Reed, Oliver
  • Welch, Raquel
  • Lester, Mark
  • Borgnine, Ernest
  • Scott, George C.
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Twain, Mark
  • Lionsgate (Firm)
  • Studio Canal
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edward
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Poor children
  • Princes
  • Boys
  • Family films
Technique
live action
Label
Crossed swords, an Alexander Salkind Production ; Film Export AG ; original screenplay by Berta Dominguez D. and Pierre Spengler ; final screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the story "The prince and the pauper" by Mark Twain
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn173492794
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 CROSSED ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0804MW158.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21887
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 173492794
  • (Sirsi) 173492794
  • (OCoLC)173492794
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9, 2.35:1) presentation; Dolby monaural, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Crossed swords, an Alexander Salkind Production ; Film Export AG ; original screenplay by Berta Dominguez D. and Pierre Spengler ; final screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the story "The prince and the pauper" by Mark Twain
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn173492794
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 CROSSED ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0804MW158.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21887
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 173492794
  • (Sirsi) 173492794
  • (OCoLC)173492794
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9, 2.35:1) presentation; Dolby monaural, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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