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The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD)

Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD)

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • chiengfrekorspatha
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Dewey number
791.43
Language note
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish or Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1905-1982
  • 1919-2005
  • 1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Youngstein, Max E
  • Bernstein, Walter
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Matthau, Walter
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International relations
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • French language
  • Spanish language
  • Korean language
  • Portuguese language
  • Thai language
  • Chinese language
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
ocm45430611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
ocm45430611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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