The Resource Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)

Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)

Label
Lifeboat
Title
Lifeboat
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's production of Lifeboat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When an their vessel is torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean during WWII, eight survivors find refuge in a lifeboat. Short on food and water, their situation is further complicated when they rescue a crew member from the German submarine that sank their ship
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Glen MacWilliams ; art directors, James Baferi, Maurice Ransford ; editor, Dorothy Spencer ; music, Hugo W. Friedhofer ; costume designer, Rene Hubert
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tallulah Bankhead, William Bendix, Walter Slezak, Mary Anderson, John Hodiak, Henry Hull, Heather Angel, Hume Cronyn, Canada Lee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1902-1968
  • 1902-1968
  • 1906-1964
  • 1902-1983
  • 1918-2014
  • 1890-1977
  • 1909-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Bankhead, Tallulah
  • Bendix, William
  • Slezak, Walter
  • Anderson, Mary
  • Hodiak, John
  • Hull, Henry
  • Angel, Heather
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Lee, Canada
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Special features: Audio commentary by USC film professor Drew Casper; "The making of 'Lifeboat'" featurette; exclusive still photo gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm61281777
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543172260
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2227226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lifeboat, Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Special features: Audio commentary by USC film professor Drew Casper; "The making of 'Lifeboat'" featurette; exclusive still photo gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm61281777
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543172260
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2227226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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