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The Resource Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Fred Niblo ; adaptation, June Mathis

Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Fred Niblo ; adaptation, June Mathis

Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ
Title
Ben-Hur
Title remainder
a tale of the Christ
Statement of responsibility
produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Fred Niblo ; adaptation, June Mathis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of a young Jewish nobleman and his nemesis, a Roman centurion, set against the backdrop of the life of Jesus
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
AZS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced from the scenario by Carry Wilson; music, Carl Davis with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Language note
Originally a silent film; orchestral soundtrack added
PerformerNote
Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy
Runtime
144
Series statement
Thames silents
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Fred Niblo ; adaptation, June Mathis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • "A video version with original tints and Technicolor sequences restored."--Credits
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • "Thames Television and Turner Entertainment Co., present Thames Silents."--Credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w with tints and technicolor sequences
Publisher number
ML101474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0016641
  • (OCoLC)ocn373379098
System details
Laserdisc, extended play (CLV), CX, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Fred Niblo ; adaptation, June Mathis
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • "A video version with original tints and Technicolor sequences restored."--Credits
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • "Thames Television and Turner Entertainment Co., present Thames Silents."--Credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w with tints and technicolor sequences
Publisher number
ML101474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0016641
  • (OCoLC)ocn373379098
System details
Laserdisc, extended play (CLV), CX, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

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