The Resource Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks

Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks

Label
Elmer Gantry
Title
Elmer Gantry
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Actor
Film distributor
Presenter
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1961: Best Actor (Lancaster), Best Supporting Actress (Jones) and Best Adapted Screenplay (Brooks).
Cataloging source
  • WIV
  • Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photograph, John Alton ; editor, Marjorie Fowler ; music, Andre Previn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E46 2014
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger, Arthur Kennedy, Shirley Jones, Patti Page
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1994
  • 1929-2010
  • 1903-1991
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1929-
  • 1885-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Jagger, Dean
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Page, Patti.
  • Alton, John.
  • Fowler, Marjorie.
  • Previn, Andre
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Elmer Gantry Productions
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Ltd
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
146
Series statement
KL studio classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Avarice
  • Middle West
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892375898
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)892375898
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elmer Gantry, United Artists Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Richard Brooks ; produced by Bernard Smith ; directed by Richard Brooks
Link
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Sinclair Lewis
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: On camera interview with actress Shirley Jones ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892375898
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (146 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329139520
Publisher number
K1395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)892375898
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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