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The Resource Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)

Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)

Label
Great expectations
Title
Great expectations
Statement of responsibility
J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean
Title variation
David Lean's great expectations
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Member of
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Guy Green; editor, Jack Harris; music, Walter Goehr; production designer, John Bryan
Date time place
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Bernard Miles, Francis L. Sullivan, Martita Hunt, Finlay Currie, Alec Guinness, Ivor Barnard, Freda Jackson, Anthony Wager, Jean Simmons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-2005
  • 1908-1991
  • -1963
  • 1917-1998
  • 1907-1991
  • 1900-1969
  • 1878-1968
  • 1914-2000
  • 1887-1953
  • 1909-1990
  • 1932-1990
  • 1929-2010
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mills, John
  • Lean, David
  • Neame, Ronald
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony
  • Walsh, Kay
  • McGivern, Cecil
  • Hobson, Valerie
  • Miles, Bernard
  • Sullivan, Francis L
  • Hunt, Martita
  • Currie, Finlay
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Barnard, Ivor
  • Jackson, Freda
  • Wager, Anthony
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Cineguild (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Interactive menus include chapter selection, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43682050
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780780021273
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 GREAT ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVS1106MW13; REPAIR0704 ; Criterion Collection.
Other physical details
sound, black and white, monophonic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
GRE270
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 43682050
  • (Sirsi)36995
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Great expectations, J. Arthur Rank presents a Cineguild production released through General Film Distributors Ltd. ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan with Kay Walsh and Cecil McGivern ; produced by Ronald Neame ; directed by David Lean, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Interactive menus include chapter selection, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43682050
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780780021273
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 GREAT ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVS1106MW13; REPAIR0704 ; Criterion Collection.
Other physical details
sound, black and white, monophonic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
GRE270
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 43682050
  • (Sirsi)36995
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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