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The Resource The man in the white suit, The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced my Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

The man in the white suit, The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced my Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

Label
The man in the white suit
Title
The man in the white suit
Statement of responsibility
The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced my Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A chemist creates a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty. When word of the creation leaks out, all the mill owners and workers want it, and the man that created it, destroyed
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M36 2019
PerformerNote
Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1993
  • 1909-1989
  • 1914-2000
  • 1921-1987
  • 1897-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • MacDougall, Roger
  • Dighton, John
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Greenwood, Joan
  • Parker, Cecil
  • MacDougall, Roger
Runtime
85
Series statement
KL studio classics
Technique
live action
Label
The man in the white suit, The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced my Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the play by Roger MacDougall
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Dr. Dean Brandum; Revisiting "The Man in the White Suit" -- Interviews; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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 (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329236373
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K23637
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1112074344
  • (OCoLC)1112074344
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic (1.37:1), Dolby audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man in the white suit, The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced my Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the play by Roger MacDougall
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Dr. Dean Brandum; Revisiting "The Man in the White Suit" -- Interviews; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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 (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329236373
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K23637
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1112074344
  • (OCoLC)1112074344
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic (1.37:1), Dolby audio
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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