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The Resource Androcles and the lion, directed by Chester Erskine ; based on the play by George Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

Androcles and the lion, directed by Chester Erskine ; based on the play by George Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

Label
Androcles and the lion, (1941)
Title
Androcles and the lion
Statement of responsibility
directed by Chester Erskine ; based on the play by George Bernard Shaw
Inclusive dates
(1941)
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
AUD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Harry Stradling ; editor, Roland Gross ; music, Frederick Hollander
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Cert. PG [BBFC source]
Language note
English soundtrack, with English subtitles (optional)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A53 2010
PerformerNote
Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Robert Newton, Maurice Evans, Alan Young, Elsa Lanchester, Reginald Gardiner, Gene Lockhart, Noel Willman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1986
  • 1856-1950
  • 1929-2010
  • 1905-1956
  • 1901-1989
  • 1919-2016
  • 1902-1986
  • 1903-1980
  • 1891-1957
  • 1918-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Erskine, Chester
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Mature, Victor
  • Newton, Robert
  • Evans, Maurice
  • Young, Alan
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Gardiner, Reginald
  • Lockhart, Gene
  • Willman, Noel
Runtime
98
Series statement
Criterion Collection Eclipse series
Series volume
20 George Bernard Shaw on film
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colosseum (Rome, Italy)
  • Feature films
  • Christian slaves
  • Lion
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animal welfare
Technique
unknown
Label
Androcles and the lion, directed by Chester Erskine ; based on the play by George Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044355/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Dual layer. DVD-9
  • Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
  • Feature film in DVD collection entitled: George Bernard Shaw on film
  • Original film: U.S.A., 1952
Bar code
  • 31223126952846
  • 31223126952820
  • 31223126952804
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
DVD (98 min.) :.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1
Isbn
9781604652536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055215
Other physical details
sound, black and white.
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)895075517
System details
  • DVD Region 1
  • B & w. NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Androcles and the lion, directed by Chester Erskine ; based on the play by George Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044355/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Publication
Note
  • Dual layer. DVD-9
  • Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
  • Feature film in DVD collection entitled: George Bernard Shaw on film
  • Original film: U.S.A., 1952
Bar code
  • 31223126952846
  • 31223126952820
  • 31223126952804
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
DVD (98 min.) :.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1
Isbn
9781604652536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055215
Other physical details
sound, black and white.
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)895075517
System details
  • DVD Region 1
  • B & w. NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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