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The Resource Von Ryan's express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)

Von Ryan's express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)

Label
Von Ryan's express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan
Title
Von Ryan's express
Title remainder
L'express du Colonel Von Ryan
Statement of responsibility
A P-R Productions picture ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson
Title variation
Express du Colonel Von Ryan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgment, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional (dubbed) French and Spanish soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.V66 2007
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, Wolfgang Preiss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1978
  • 1915-1998
  • 1916-1988
  • 1917-2002
  • 1910-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robson, Mark
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Carrà, Raffaella
  • Dexter, Brad
  • Fantoni, Sergio
  • Leyton, John
  • Mulhare, Edward
  • Preiss, Wolfgang
  • Westheimer, David
Runtime
117
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Von Ryan's express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by David Westheimer
  • Special features include isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman ; 4 featurettes: Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's express, Hollywood and its war films, The music of Von Ryan's express, Bringing movies to life: the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith ; original theatrical trailer ; Spanish trailer ; TV spots ; still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 024543440611
  • 024543440628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn135435507
  • (OCoLC)135435507
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono (English, French, or Spanish). Dolby Digital stereo (English)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Von Ryan's express : L'express du Colonel Von Ryan, A P-R Productions picture ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by David Westheimer
  • Special features include isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman ; 4 featurettes: Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's express, Hollywood and its war films, The music of Von Ryan's express, Bringing movies to life: the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith ; original theatrical trailer ; Spanish trailer ; TV spots ; still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 024543440611
  • 024543440628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn135435507
  • (OCoLC)135435507
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono (English, French, or Spanish). Dolby Digital stereo (English)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
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