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The Resource A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production

A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production

Label
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum
Title
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bawdy tale set in early Rome, about Pseudolus, a comicly sly and conniving slave, eager to win his freedom. His plan: to hook up his innocent, young master with the virgin courtesan next door!
Related
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester ; director of photography, Nicolas Roeg ; editor, John Victor Smith ; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton, Michael Crawford, Jack Gilford
Runtime
97
Series statement
MGM musicals
Technique
live action
Label
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Contains the original theatrical trailer
  • Based on the stage play produced by Harold S. Prince
  • Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792837558
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M206839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0060438
  • (OCoLC)ocn370522286
System details
VHS, hi-fi stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Contains the original theatrical trailer
  • Based on the stage play produced by Harold S. Prince
  • Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792837558
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M206839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0060438
  • (OCoLC)ocn370522286
System details
VHS, hi-fi stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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