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The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet

Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • tha
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • kor
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Related
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Language note
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish or Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
Runtime
112
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 297
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0058083
  • (OCoLC)ocn373478409
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 297
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0058083
  • (OCoLC)ocn373478409
System details
DVD
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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