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The Resource The Titfield thunderbolt, the J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents an Ealing Studios/Michael Balcon production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Truman ; directed by Charles Crichton

The Titfield thunderbolt, the J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents an Ealing Studios/Michael Balcon production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Truman ; directed by Charles Crichton

Label
The Titfield thunderbolt
Title
The Titfield thunderbolt
Statement of responsibility
the J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents an Ealing Studios/Michael Balcon production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Truman ; directed by Charles Crichton
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
Cataloging source
NZG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Seth Holt ; music, Georges Auric
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
PerformerNote
Stanley Holloway, George Relph, Naunton Wayne, John Gregson, Godfrey Tearle, Hugh Griffith, Gabrielle Brune, Sidney James, Reginald Beckwith, Edie Martin, Michael Trubshawe Jack McGowran, Ewan Roberts, Herbert C. Walton
Runtime
84
Series statement
Ealing Studios comedy collection
Technique
live action
Label
The Titfield thunderbolt, the J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents an Ealing Studios/Michael Balcon production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Truman ; directed by Charles Crichton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953, c1952
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 3016
Other control number
013131345995
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV13459
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0046436
  • (OCoLC)ocn373823789
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Titfield thunderbolt, the J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents an Ealing Studios/Michael Balcon production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Truman ; directed by Charles Crichton
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953, c1952
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 3016
Other control number
013131345995
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV13459
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0046436
  • (OCoLC)ocn373823789
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital mono
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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