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The Resource They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

Label
They were expendable
Title
They were expendable
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor
Member of
Cataloging source
SFR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph H. August ; editor, Frank E. Hull and Douglass Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with English and French and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1895-1947
  • 1900-1973
  • 1907-1979
  • 1904-1981
  • 1921-1986
  • 1888-1951
  • 1903-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • White, William Lindsay
  • Wayne, John
  • Montgomery, Robert
  • Reed, Donna
  • Holt, Jack
  • Bond, Ward
  • Stothart, Herbert
  • August, Joseph H
  • Hull, Frank E
  • Biggs, Douglas
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
135
Series statement
John Wayne : the epic collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Torpedo-boats
  • Fighter planes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945
  • Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945
  • Philippines
  • Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1945 motion picture
  • Based on the book by William L. White
Bar code
31223113102140
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2000097469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)884474058
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They were expendable, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1945 motion picture
  • Based on the book by William L. White
Bar code
31223113102140
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2000097469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)884474058
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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