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The Resource On the beach, United Artists ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by John Paxton, (videorecording)

On the beach, United Artists ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by John Paxton, (videorecording)

Label
On the beach
Title
On the beach
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by John Paxton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • frespa
  • eng
Summary
When the entire Northern hemisphere is destroyed in an atomic war, the residents of Melbourne, Australia, realize that it is only time keeping them safe before a cloud of radioactive materials reaches their part of the world too
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • English and French language tracks, with French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.O58
LC item number
O58 2000
PerformerNote
Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2003
  • 1922-1990
  • 1932-1992
  • 1899-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kramer, Stanley
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Perkins, Anthony
  • Shute, Nevil
Runtime
134
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
On the beach, United Artists ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by John Paxton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Nevil Shute
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792843610
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616837226
  • 738329136321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 908372
  • K1363
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00506147
  • (pmsc)003799697
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
On the beach, United Artists ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer ; written by John Paxton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Nevil Shute
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792843610
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616837226
  • 738329136321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 908372
  • K1363
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00506147
  • (pmsc)003799697
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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