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The Resource The High and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording)

The High and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording)

Label
The High and the mighty
Title
The High and the mighty
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; directed by William A. Wellman
Title variation
High & the mighty
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A commercial airliner develops engine trouble while flying over the Pacific Ocean. The pilot panics, so it is up to the washed-up co-pilot to get the plane down safely. Based on an Ernest K. Gann bestseller
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin; photography, Archie Stout; aerial photography, William Clothier; editor, Ralph Dawson
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitles in English. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Laraine Day, Robert Stack, Jan Sterling
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1979
  • 1937-
  • 1910-1991
  • 1910-2000
  • 1920-2007
  • 1919-2003
  • 1923-2004
  • 1894-1979
  • 1886-1973
  • 1903-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wayne, John
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Gann, Ernest Kellogg
  • Trevor, Claire
  • Day, Laraine
  • Stack, Robert
  • Sterling, Jan
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Stout, Archie J.
  • Clothier, William
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Batjac Productions
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
148
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Air pilots
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The High and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Disc 1: Introduction and commentary by Leonard Maltin; commentary by William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe, Pedro Gonzales-Gonzales and Vincent Longo; Disc 2: introduction by Leonard Maltin; the Batjac story; stories from the set; on director William A. Wellman; the music and world of Dimitri Tiomkin; restoring a classic; a place in film history; Ernest K. Gann - adventurer, author & artist; flying in the fifties; theatrical trailer, TV trailer, Batjac Montage; The High and the Mighty premiere footage; photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60656307
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Special collector's edition ; widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Isbn
9781415708866
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.4372 HIGH ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; CC ; D02.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
88763
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60656307
  • (Sirsi) o60656307
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The High and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: Disc 1: Introduction and commentary by Leonard Maltin; commentary by William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe, Pedro Gonzales-Gonzales and Vincent Longo; Disc 2: introduction by Leonard Maltin; the Batjac story; stories from the set; on director William A. Wellman; the music and world of Dimitri Tiomkin; restoring a classic; a place in film history; Ernest K. Gann - adventurer, author & artist; flying in the fifties; theatrical trailer, TV trailer, Batjac Montage; The High and the Mighty premiere footage; photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60656307
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Special collector's edition ; widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Isbn
9781415708866
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.4372 HIGH ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; CC ; D02.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
88763
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60656307
  • (Sirsi) o60656307
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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