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The Resource It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world, produced and directed by Stanely Kramer ; story and screenplay by William and Tania Rose ; Casey Productions, (blu-ray)

It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world, produced and directed by Stanely Kramer ; story and screenplay by William and Tania Rose ; Casey Productions, (blu-ray)

Label
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world
Title
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Stanely Kramer ; story and screenplay by William and Tania Rose ; Casey Productions
Title variation
It is a mad, mad, mad, mad world
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A group of strangers fighting tooth and nail over buried treasure, is the most grandly harebrained movie ever made, a pileup of slapstick and borscht-belt-y one-liners performed by a nonpareil cast
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Ernest Gold ; cinematography by Ernest Laszlo ; edited by Gene Fowler, Jr., Robert C. Jones, Frederic Knudtson ; production design by Rudolph Sternad ; art direction by Gordon Gurnee ; titles, Saul Bass
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I87 2014
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Jonathan Winters, Dick Shawn, Phil Silvers, Terry-Thomas, Jimmy Durante
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1967
  • 1922-2014
  • 1924-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Berle, Milton
  • Caesar, Sid
  • Hackett, Buddy
  • Merman, Ethel
  • Kramer, Stanley
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
163
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
692
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Treasure troves
  • Avarice
  • California
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world, produced and directed by Stanely Kramer ; story and screenplay by William and Tania Rose ; Casey Productions, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Distributor, date, series, number of discs may vary
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features: Restored 4K digital film transfer of the general release version; new high-definition digital transfer of the 197 minute extended version; new audio commentaries; new documentary on the films visual and sound effects; interviews; excerpts from a 1974 talk show hosted by director Stanely Kramer and others; excepts about the influence of the film; two-part 1963 episode of the TV program Telescopel; the last 70mm film festival; selection of humorist and voice-over artist Stan Freberg's original TV and radio ads for the film; trailers and radio spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film (general release version) -- disc 2. Feature film (extended version)
Control code
ocn868241523
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
2 videodiscs (163 min.)
Isbn
9781604657999
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 IT'S ; XX-BR ; 2BLU-RAY/1AW, or, 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB033, #10, 5@49.99, LAP/RT] ; [B14MB048, #9, 5@14.99, LAP/MJ] ; [P14MD659, #6, 3@14.99, ES/TKG]
Other control number
  • 883904242420
  • 715515112017
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M124242
  • CC2331BDDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)868241523
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (2.76:1, 16:9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world, produced and directed by Stanely Kramer ; story and screenplay by William and Tania Rose ; Casey Productions, (blu-ray)
Distribution
Note
  • Distributor, date, series, number of discs may vary
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features: Restored 4K digital film transfer of the general release version; new high-definition digital transfer of the 197 minute extended version; new audio commentaries; new documentary on the films visual and sound effects; interviews; excerpts from a 1974 talk show hosted by director Stanely Kramer and others; excepts about the influence of the film; two-part 1963 episode of the TV program Telescopel; the last 70mm film festival; selection of humorist and voice-over artist Stan Freberg's original TV and radio ads for the film; trailers and radio spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film (general release version) -- disc 2. Feature film (extended version)
Control code
ocn868241523
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
2 videodiscs (163 min.)
Isbn
9781604657999
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 IT'S ; XX-BR ; 2BLU-RAY/1AW, or, 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB033, #10, 5@49.99, LAP/RT] ; [B14MB048, #9, 5@14.99, LAP/MJ] ; [P14MD659, #6, 3@14.99, ES/TKG]
Other control number
  • 883904242420
  • 715515112017
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M124242
  • CC2331BDDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)868241523
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (2.76:1, 16:9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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