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The Resource Mister Roberts, Warner Brothers Pictures ; screen play by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy

Mister Roberts, Warner Brothers Pictures ; screen play by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy

Label
Mister Roberts
Title
Mister Roberts
Statement of responsibility
Warner Brothers Pictures ; screen play by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Title variation
Mr. Roberts
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Related
Cataloging source
OMN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Winton Hoch; film editor, Jack Murray; music composed and conducted Franz Waxman
Language note
In English and French soundtracks with optional French subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PS3515.E263
LC item number
M52 1998
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey
Runtime
122
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Brothers Pictures ; screen play by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1955
  • Based on the play of the same name by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan, which was in turn based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Heggen
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan Toast of the Town tribute episode featuring the movie's stars; excerpt from the documentary Fonda on Fonda, profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Side] A. Widescreen [version of the feature -- side] B. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVDC 5029
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn187677877
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0048380
  • (OCoLC)ocn738563534
System details
DVD; Dolby surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mister Roberts, Warner Brothers Pictures ; screen play by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1955
  • Based on the play of the same name by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan, which was in turn based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Heggen
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan Toast of the Town tribute episode featuring the movie's stars; excerpt from the documentary Fonda on Fonda, profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Side] A. Widescreen [version of the feature -- side] B. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780790738178
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVDC 5029
Other control number
085391669227
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16692
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn187677877
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0048380
  • (OCoLC)ocn738563534
System details
DVD; Dolby surround 5.1
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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