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The Resource Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Donald Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)

Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Donald Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)

Label
Spartacus
Title
Spartacus
Statement of responsibility
Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Donald Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spartacus, a slave trained as a gladiator, leads a slave revolt against the Roman Republic. Political figures in Rome plot to aid or hinder him for their own purposes
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Peter Ustinov), Best Cinematography (Russell Metty), Best Art Direction-Set Decoration (Eric Obrom, Russell A. Gausman, Julia Heron), Best Costume Design (Bill Thomas, Valles)in 1961
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Spartacus (Motion picture : 1960)
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; editor, Robert Lawrence; art director, Eric Obrom ; set decoration, Russell A. Gausman, Julia Heron ; costumes, Bill Thomas, Valles ; music, Alex North
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • 7-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack and subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S63 2001
PerformerNote
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin, Tony Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-
  • 1907-1989
  • 1929-2010
  • 1899-1962
  • 1931-2018
  • 1925-2010
  • 1905-1976
  • 1892-1963
  • 1914-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Ustinov, Peter
  • Gavin, John
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Lewis, Edward
  • Trumbo, Dalton
  • Metty, Russell
  • Obrom, Eric
  • Gausman, R. A.
  • Heron, Julia
  • Thomas, Bill
  • Vallés, José María
  • North, Alex
  • Fast, Howard
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Universal-International (Firm)
  • Bryna Productions
Runtime
196
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spartacus
  • Spartacus
  • Rome
  • Slave insurrections
  • Gladiators
  • Rome
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Donald Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Howard Fast
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Film reconstructed and restored in 1991
  • Includes audio commentary by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howrd Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris and Saul Bass; screenwriter analysis audio track; musical score notes and outtakes; four deleted scenes; production footage; five newsreel clips; interviews with Jean Simmons and Peter Ustinov; "Breaking the blacklist"; MPAA response; original print advertising; storyboards; theatrical trailer; director sketches; Stanley Kubrick biographical notes; restoration demonstration
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Bar code
31223085756774
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 DVDs (196 min.)
Isbn
9781559409155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515011723
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CCC1568D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Donald Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Howard Fast
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Film reconstructed and restored in 1991
  • Includes audio commentary by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howrd Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris and Saul Bass; screenwriter analysis audio track; musical score notes and outtakes; four deleted scenes; production footage; five newsreel clips; interviews with Jean Simmons and Peter Ustinov; "Breaking the blacklist"; MPAA response; original print advertising; storyboards; theatrical trailer; director sketches; Stanley Kubrick biographical notes; restoration demonstration
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Bar code
31223085756774
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 DVDs (196 min.)
Isbn
9781559409155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515011723
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CCC1568D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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