The Resource The story of Ruth, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope Picture ; a Samuel G. Engel production ; written for the screen by Norman Corwin ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

The story of Ruth, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope Picture ; a Samuel G. Engel production ; written for the screen by Norman Corwin ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

Label
The story of Ruth
Title
The story of Ruth
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope Picture ; a Samuel G. Engel production ; written for the screen by Norman Corwin ; directed by Henry Koster
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Moabite priestess renounces her Gods for the God of Israel. Since she is a foreigner, her dedication is not readily accepted by the villagers. All the spectacle of heathen idolatry and human sacrifice. One of the Bible's timeless love stories
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Story of Ruth (Motion picture : 1960)
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Credits note
Cinematography, Arthur E. Arling ; film editing, Jack W. Holmes ; music, Franz Waxman
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
"Canadian Home Video Rating: G."--Container
Language note
  • In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; optional subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.B53
LC item number
S7679 2006
PerformerNote
Stuart Whitman, Tom Tryon, Peggy Wood, Viveca Lindfors, Jeff Morrow, Elana Eden
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1988
  • 1904-1984
  • 1910-2011
  • 1892-1978
  • 1920-1995
  • 1907-1993
  • 1940-
  • 1906-1967
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  • Koster, Henry
  • Engel, Samuel G.
  • Corwin, Norman
  • Whitman, Stuart
  • Tryon, Thomas
  • Wood, Peggy
  • Lindfors, Viveca
  • Morrow, Jeff
  • Eden, Elana
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
131
Series statement
Bible Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruth
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Ruth (Figura biblica)
  • Relacions humanas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The story of Ruth, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope Picture ; a Samuel G. Engel production ; written for the screen by Norman Corwin ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: original theatrical trailers (for this film and 3 others); Movietone News; Story of Ruth preview.rog
Bar code
  • 31223135821487
  • 31223135821503
  • 31223135821461
  • 31223135821479
  • 31223135821495
  • 31223135821453
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543228936
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
2232893
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)67778209
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround; Dolby Digital mono. (dubbed French and Spanish); dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The story of Ruth, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope Picture ; a Samuel G. Engel production ; written for the screen by Norman Corwin ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: original theatrical trailers (for this film and 3 others); Movietone News; Story of Ruth preview.rog
Bar code
  • 31223135821487
  • 31223135821503
  • 31223135821461
  • 31223135821479
  • 31223135821495
  • 31223135821453
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543228936
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
2232893
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)67778209
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround; Dolby Digital mono. (dubbed French and Spanish); dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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