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The Resource Billy Liar, an Anglo Amalgamated presentation ; a Joseph Janni production for Vic Films in association with Waterhall Productions ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger

Billy Liar, an Anglo Amalgamated presentation ; a Joseph Janni production for Vic Films in association with Waterhall Productions ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger

Label
Billy Liar
Title
Billy Liar
Statement of responsibility
an Anglo Amalgamated presentation ; a Joseph Janni production for Vic Films in association with Waterhall Productions ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Billy dreams of escape from an unsympathetic, resolutely working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancées, and an insecure dead-end job at an undertakers
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
VA@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Denys Coop ; editor, Roger Cherrill ; music, Richard Rodney Bennett ; conducted by, John Hollingsworth
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B555 2008
PerformerNote
Tom Courtenay, Julie Christie, Wilfred Pickles, Mona Washbourne, Ethel Griffies, Finlay Currie, Gwendolyn Watts, Helen Fraser, Leonard Rossiter, Rodney Bewes, George Innes, Leslie Randall, Patrick Barr, Ernest Clark, Godfrey Winn
Runtime
98
Series statement
10 years of Rialto Pictures
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Billy Liar, an Anglo Amalgamated presentation ; a Joseph Janni production for Vic Films in association with Waterhall Productions ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Keith Waterhouse and on the play by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall
  • Videodisc release of a 1963 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604650839
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515032124
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • RAP006
  • RAP001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317565957
  • (IMDb)tt0056868
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, NTSC; Dolby Digital mono., standard-definition transfer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Billy Liar, an Anglo Amalgamated presentation ; a Joseph Janni production for Vic Films in association with Waterhall Productions ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Keith Waterhouse and on the play by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall
  • Videodisc release of a 1963 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604650839
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515032124
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • RAP006
  • RAP001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317565957
  • (IMDb)tt0056868
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, NTSC; Dolby Digital mono., standard-definition transfer
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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