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The Resource The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Janus Films ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)

The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Janus Films ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)

Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy
Title
The thief of Bagdad
Title remainder
an Arabian fantasy
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda
Title variation
Thief of Baghdad
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prince Ahmad joins forces with the thief Abu to win back his royal position from the nefarious Jaffar, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Visual effects
  • Lion has wings
Credits note
Chief photographer, George Perinal ; special effects directed by Lawrence Butler ; film editor, Charles Crichton ; musical score and songs by Miklos Rozsa
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997.T454
LC item number
T454 2008
PerformerNote
Conrad Veidt, Sabu, June Duprez, John Justin, Rex Ingram
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1969
  • 1905-1990
  • 1893-1957
  • 1893-1956
  • 1893-1943
  • 1924-1963
  • 1918-1984
  • 1917-2002
  • 1895-1969
  • 1897-1965
  • 1910-1999
  • 1907-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Malleson, Miles
  • Berger, Ludwig
  • Powell, Michael
  • Whelan, Tim
  • Korda, Alexander
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Sabu
  • Duprez, June
  • Justin, John
  • Ingram, Rex
  • Périnal, Georges
  • Butler, L. A. S.
  • Crichton, Charles
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
431
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thieves
  • Princesses
  • Princes
  • Baghdad (Iraq)
Technique
live action
Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Janus Films ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: New digital transfer, from restored film elements ; two audio commentaries, one with directors Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese, the other with film and music historian Bruce Eder ; optional music and effects tracks ; Visual effects, a documentary about the technical achievement of The thief of Badgad with interviews with special-effects masters Ray Harryhausen, Dennis Muren and Craig Barron ; The lion has wings (1940), producer Alexander Korda's propaganda film for the English war effort ; excerpts from codirector Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography ; excerpts from a 1976 radio interview with composer Miklós Rózsa ; still gallery featuring images of the film's production and photos shot in Dufaycolor ; booklet featuring new essays by film scholars Andrew Moor and Ian Christie
Bar code
  • 31223124154817
  • 31223083442930
  • 31223083442948
  • 31223124021198
  • 31223124154809
  • 31223083442856
  • 31223083442732
  • 31223124154791
  • 31223124021214
  • 31223124021206
  • 31223124021222
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Fullscreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604650426
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515029926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1754D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212382901
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Janus Films ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: New digital transfer, from restored film elements ; two audio commentaries, one with directors Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese, the other with film and music historian Bruce Eder ; optional music and effects tracks ; Visual effects, a documentary about the technical achievement of The thief of Badgad with interviews with special-effects masters Ray Harryhausen, Dennis Muren and Craig Barron ; The lion has wings (1940), producer Alexander Korda's propaganda film for the English war effort ; excerpts from codirector Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography ; excerpts from a 1976 radio interview with composer Miklós Rózsa ; still gallery featuring images of the film's production and photos shot in Dufaycolor ; booklet featuring new essays by film scholars Andrew Moor and Ian Christie
Bar code
  • 31223124154817
  • 31223083442930
  • 31223083442948
  • 31223124021198
  • 31223124154809
  • 31223083442856
  • 31223083442732
  • 31223124154791
  • 31223124021214
  • 31223124021206
  • 31223124021222
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Fullscreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604650426
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515029926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1754D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212382901
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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