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The Resource The Desert Rats, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Richard Murphy ; produced by Robert L. Hacks ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

The Desert Rats, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Richard Murphy ; produced by Robert L. Hacks ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
The Desert Rats
Title
The Desert Rats
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Richard Murphy ; produced by Robert L. Hacks ; directed by Robert Wise
Title variation
Desert Rats
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Story of the Allied troops who held Rommel at bay in North Africa despite being hopelessly outnumbered
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • In English, French or Spanish with optional English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.D47
LC item number
D47 2002
PerformerNote
Richard Burton, Robert Newton, Robert Douglas, Torin Thatcher, James Mason
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1925-1984
  • 1905-1956
  • 1909-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wise, Robert
  • Burton, Richard
  • Newton, Robert
  • Mason, James
Runtime
88
Series statement
Fox war classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Desert Rats, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Richard Murphy ; produced by Robert L. Hacks ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • DVD special features include: theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Lccn
be2002002433
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543041900
  • 024543041917
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 2004190
  • 2004191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
pm2002002433
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Desert Rats, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Richard Murphy ; produced by Robert L. Hacks ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • DVD special features include: theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Lccn
be2002002433
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543041900
  • 024543041917
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 2004190
  • 2004191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
pm2002002433
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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