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The Resource A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (DVD)

A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (DVD)

Label
A high wind in Jamaica
Title
A high wind in Jamaica
Statement of responsibility
Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Conductor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Lyricist
Screenwriter
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Cataloging source
XCA
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; music composed by Larry Adler ; orchestra conducted by Philip Martell ; lyrics by Christopher Logue ; sung by Mike LeRoy ; editor, Derek York ; art direction, John Hoesli ; wardrobe supervisor, John McCorry
Dewey number
[Fic]
Language note
English, Spanish or French soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H58 1965
PerformerNote
Anthony Quinn, James Coburn, Dennis Price, Lila Kedrova, Gert Fröbe, Nigel Davenport, Isabel Dean, Kenneth J. Warren, Benito Carruthers, Viviane Ventura, Trader Faulkner, Kenji Takaki, Charles Hyatt, Brian Phelan, Charles Laurence, Dan Jackson, Deborah Baxter, Martin Amis, Roberta Tovey, Jeffrey Chandler, Karen Flack, Henry Beltran
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1934-
  • 1919-2011
  • 1907-1994
  • 1912-1993
  • 1915-2001
  • 1915-1973
  • 1913-1988
  • 1918-1997
  • 1947-
  • 1913-
  • 1926-2011
  • 1927-1994
  • 1919-1997
  • 1900-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mann, Stanley
  • Harwood, Ronald
  • Cannan, Denis
  • Croydon, John J.
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Coburn, James
  • Price, Dennis
  • Kedrova, Lila
  • Fröbe, Gert
  • Davenport, Nigel
  • Dean, Isabel
  • Warren, Kenneth J.
  • Carruthers, Ben
  • Ventura, Viviane
  • Faulkner, Trader
  • Slocombe, Douglas
  • Adler, Larry
  • Martell, Philip
  • Logue, Christopher
  • LeRoy, Mike
  • York, Derek
  • Hoesli, John
  • McCorry, John
  • Hughes, Richard Arthur Warren
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Cinemascope (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • DVDs, Spanish
  • DVDs, French
  • Wide-screen DVDs
  • Pirates
  • Families
  • Feature films
  • Jamaica
Technique
live action
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Disc is two-sided: widescreen format on one side, standard on the other
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543108214
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55505979
  • 442313
  • (OCoLC)ocm55505979
  • 442313
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1, full screen (1.35:1) and anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentations
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Disc is two-sided: widescreen format on one side, standard on the other
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543108214
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55505979
  • 442313
  • (OCoLC)ocm55505979
  • 442313
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1, full screen (1.35:1) and anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentations
Video recording format
DVD

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