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The Resource Disney's American legends, Walt Disney Home Video, (videorecording DVD)

Disney's American legends, Walt Disney Home Video, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Disney's American legends
Title
Disney's American legends
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Home Video
Title variation
American legends
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Film editor
Narrator
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Compilation of four animated short films profiling legendary figures in American history. John Henry goes up against a machine with his hammer to help build America's railroads; Casey Jones, the brave engineer delivers the U.S. mail in record-breaking time; Johnny Appleseed plants apple trees across America to benefit the early pioneers; Paul Bunyan, the giant lumberjack, clears the land for American settlers
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
John Henry: original songs performed by The Sounds of Blackness ; music and lyrics by Gary Hines, Billy Steele ; score composed & conducted by Stephen James Taylor ; art director, Robert Ty Stanton. Johnny Appleseed: music, Paul Smith. Paul Bunyan: music, George Bruns ; vocals, The Mellomen. The brave engineer: musical score, Ken Darby. Introductions: director, Lara Shapiro ; producer, Richard Kaylor ; written by Shirley Pierce ; art director, Alex Hajdu ; editors, Adrien McKech, Leland Gray
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.5
LC item number
.D573 2001
PerformerNote
Introductions, James Earl Jones ; narrator, Alfre Woodard. John Henry: Alfre Woodard, Geoffrey Jones, Tim Hodge, Dave Murray, Carrie Harrington. Johnny Appleseed: Dennis Day. The brave engineer: Jerry Colonna & the King's Men
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1891-1976
  • 1907-1966
  • 1916-1988
  • 1907-1979
  • 1919-2001
  • 1904-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Henn, Mark
  • Keller, Steven
  • Pierce, Shirley
  • Story, Jim
  • Labaff, Tom
  • Greno, Nathan
  • Jones, Geoffrey
  • Hodge, Tim
  • Murray, Dave
  • Harrington, Carrie
  • Hines, Gary
  • Steele, Billy
  • Taylor, Stephen James
  • Stanton, Robert Ty
  • Jackson, Wilfred
  • Hibler, Winston
  • Rinaldi, Joe
  • Penner, Erdman
  • Marsh, Jesse
  • Day, Dennis
  • Smith, Paul
  • Clark, Les
  • Nolley, Lance
  • Berman, Ted
  • Bruns, George
  • Seibert, T. Lawrence
  • Newton, Eddie
  • Kinney, Jack
  • Kinney, Dick
  • Shaw, Dick
  • Colonna, Jerry
  • Darby, Ken
  • Shapiro, Lara
  • Kaylor, Richard
  • Hajdu, Alex
  • McKech, Adrien
  • Gray, Leland
  • Sounds of Blackness (Musical group)
  • Mellomen (Musical group)
  • King's Men (Musical group)
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
58
Series statement
Disney DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appleseed, Johnny
  • Tall tales
  • John Henry (Legendary character)
  • Bunyan, Paul (Legendary character)
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
Disney's American legends, Walt Disney Home Video, (videorecording DVD)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/045/000000000010045298.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Bonus features: original Walt Disney television introduction to Johnny Appleseed; American legends: a learning adventure game; "Donald Applecore" animated short
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
John Henry / directed by Mark Henn ; produced by Steven Keller ; screenplay by Shirley Pierce ; story, Jim Story, Tom Labaff, Nathan Greno -- Johnny Appleseed / direction, Wilfred Jackson ; story, Winston Hibler, Joe Rinaldi, Erdman Penner, Jesse Marsh -- Paul Bunyan / directed by Les Clark ; story by Lance Nolley, Ted Berman -- The Brave Engineer / based on the ballad of "Casey Jones" by T. Lawrence Seibert and Eddie Newton ; direction, Jack Kinney ; story, Dick Kinney, Dick Shaw
Control code
ocm48694160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788832154
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936167245
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24239
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48694160
System details
DVD; Dolby 2.0 surround sound, fullscreen aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Disney's American legends, Walt Disney Home Video, (videorecording DVD)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/045/000000000010045298.gif
Publication
Note
Bonus features: original Walt Disney television introduction to Johnny Appleseed; American legends: a learning adventure game; "Donald Applecore" animated short
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
John Henry / directed by Mark Henn ; produced by Steven Keller ; screenplay by Shirley Pierce ; story, Jim Story, Tom Labaff, Nathan Greno -- Johnny Appleseed / direction, Wilfred Jackson ; story, Winston Hibler, Joe Rinaldi, Erdman Penner, Jesse Marsh -- Paul Bunyan / directed by Les Clark ; story by Lance Nolley, Ted Berman -- The Brave Engineer / based on the ballad of "Casey Jones" by T. Lawrence Seibert and Eddie Newton ; direction, Jack Kinney ; story, Dick Kinney, Dick Shaw
Control code
ocm48694160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788832154
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936167245
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24239
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48694160
System details
DVD; Dolby 2.0 surround sound, fullscreen aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD

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