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The Resource Damon Runyon's professional soldier, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; a Darryl F. Zanuck Twentieth Century production ; presented by Joseph M. Schenck ; directed by Tay Garnett

Damon Runyon's professional soldier, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; a Darryl F. Zanuck Twentieth Century production ; presented by Joseph M. Schenck ; directed by Tay Garnett

Label
Damon Runyon's professional soldier
Title
Damon Runyon's professional soldier
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; a Darryl F. Zanuck Twentieth Century production ; presented by Joseph M. Schenck ; directed by Tay Garnett
Title variation
Professional soldier
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A mercenary is hired to kidnap a young prince, who turns out to be grateful to be kidnapped" --Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CSL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Associate producer, Raymond Griffith ; assistant director, Fred Fox ; screenplay, Gene Fowler and Howard Ellis Smith ; contributing writers, George Jessel, Gene Towne, and Graham Baker ; photography, Rudolph Maté ; art director, William Darling ; settings, Thomas Little ; film editor, Barbara McLean ; assistant editors, Robert Fritch and Richard Billings ; costumes, William Lambert ; music director, Louis Silvers ; sound, Bernard Freericks and Roger Heman ; publicity director, Harry Brand ; sharpshooter, Sydney Jordan. ; song: Joan of Arkansas, words and music by John W. Green and Edward Heyman
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Victor McLaglen (Michael Donovan) ; Freddie Bartholomew (Peter, the little king); Gloria Stuart (Countess Sonia); Constance Collier (Augusta); Michael Whalen (George Foster); C. Henry Gordon (Gino) ; Pedro De Cordoba (Stefan Bernaldo) ; Lumsden Hare (Paul Valdis) ; Walter Kingsford (Christian Ledgard) ; Lester Matthews (Prince Edric); Dixie Dunbar (entertainer) ; Rollo Lloyd (cabinet member) ; Maurice Cass (M. Le Noir); General Savitsky (Mischa); Thomas A. Braidon and Montague Shaw (ministers); Joseph R. Tozer (Secret Service agent); John Spacey (orator); Leonard Mudie (radical); Evelyn Selbie (fortune-teller); Paul McVey (chauffeur); Rita Cansino (Gypsy dancer); George Humbert (cafe manager); Jean De Briac (French policeman); Pat Somerset, Rita Carlyle, Anita Pike, Regina Rambeau, Delma Byron, Maxine Reiner, Sidney D'Albrook
Runtime
75
Series statement
20th Century cinema archives
Technique
live action
Label
Damon Runyon's professional soldier, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; a Darryl F. Zanuck Twentieth Century production ; presented by Joseph M. Schenck ; directed by Tay Garnett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Based on the short story Gentlemen, the king! by Damon Runyon, originally published in Collier's on April 25, 1931
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 7028
Other control number
024543863243
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn859411731
  • (IMdb)tt0028143
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn889259689
System details
DVD, full frame (4:3)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Damon Runyon's professional soldier, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; a Darryl F. Zanuck Twentieth Century production ; presented by Joseph M. Schenck ; directed by Tay Garnett
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Based on the short story Gentlemen, the king! by Damon Runyon, originally published in Collier's on April 25, 1931
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 7028
Other control number
024543863243
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn859411731
  • (IMdb)tt0028143
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn889259689
System details
DVD, full frame (4:3)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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