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The Resource Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--
Title
Birdman of Alcatraz
Title remainder
the story of a real and living man--
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Member of
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video rating: G
Language note
  • In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
HV9468.S76
LC item number
B47 2001
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Thelma Ritter, Neville Brand, Edmond O'Brien, Betty Field, Telly Savalas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1913-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Malden, Karl
  • Ritter, Thelma
  • Gaddis, Thomas E
Runtime
149
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Stroud, Robert F
Technique
live action
Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
  • Based on the book of the same title by Tom Gaddis
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 29 min.)
Isbn
9780792849131
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46781301
System details
DVD, Region 1, Dolby digital, NTSC, widescreen (1.66:1)
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--, United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
  • Based on the book of the same title by Tom Gaddis
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 29 min.)
Isbn
9780792849131
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46781301
System details
DVD, Region 1, Dolby digital, NTSC, widescreen (1.66:1)
Video recording format
laserdisc

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