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The Resource Five graves to Cairo, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder

Five graves to Cairo, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder

Label
Five graves to Cairo
Title
Five graves to Cairo
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John J. Bramble, the sole survivor of a British tank crew, makes his way to a desolate desert town where he is given refuge by a hotel owner and chambermaid who prepare to receive General Erwin Rommel and his German staff. Posing as the hotel's waiter, Bramble attempts to infiltrate Rommel's inner circle and report the general's plans to the Allies
Member of
Cataloging source
NMW
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Franchot Tone, Anne Baxter, Akim Tamiroff, Erich von Stroheim
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1899-1972
  • 1885-1957
  • 1880-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Tone, Franchot
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Tamiroff, Akim
  • Von Stroheim, Erich
  • Biró, Lajos
Runtime
97
Series statement
  • TCM, Turner classic movies
  • TCM vault collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Five graves to Cairo, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in 1943
  • Based on a play by Lajos Biro
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192139444
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn862929651
  • (OCoLC)862929651
System details
DVD-R, full frame (1.33:1); Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Five graves to Cairo, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in 1943
  • Based on a play by Lajos Biro
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192139444
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn862929651
  • (OCoLC)862929651
System details
DVD-R, full frame (1.33:1); Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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