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The Resource The cross and the switchblade, Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray

The cross and the switchblade, Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray

Label
The cross and the switchblade
Title
The cross and the switchblade
Statement of responsibility
Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Distributor
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • pol
  • por
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The legendary story of David Wilkerson's mission from the countryside of rural Pennsylvania into the middle of the violence of gang warfare in New York's urban ghettos. Wilkerson sought to lead the embittered youth away from a life of drugs and violence. He was met with opposition, suspicion and hostility. He risked his life, persevered and won
Cataloging source
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Julian C. Townsend ; editor, Angelo Ross ; music, Ralph Carmichael
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, French, Italian, German and Polish language tracks with or without English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C868 2003
PerformerNote
Pat Boone, Eric Estrada, Jackie Giroux
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-
  • 1918-
  • 1938-
  • 1949-
  • 1927-
  • 1931-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murray, Don
  • Ross, Dick
  • Bonnet, James
  • Boone, Pat
  • Estrada, Erik
  • Giroux, Jackie
  • Townsend, Julian C.
  • Ross, Angelo
  • Carmichael, Ralph
  • Wilkerson, David
  • Gateway Films
  • Vision Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilkerson, David
  • Cruz, Nicky
  • Cruz, Nicky
  • Wilkerson, David
  • Church work with juvenile delinquents
  • Obras parroquiales con jóvenes
  • Delincuentes juveniles
  • Church work with juvenile delinquents
Technique
live action
Label
The cross and the switchblade, Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/078/000000000010078359.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the true story by David Wilkerson
  • Videodisc release of the 1972 motion picture
  • Special features: director's commentary; associate producer Ken Curtis commentary; Back to The cross and the switchblade; Jesus is the answer, Nicky Cruz in South Africa; biographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52926810
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781563646294
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727985005065
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4629D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52926810
System details
DVD, all regions, full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cross and the switchblade, Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/078/000000000010078359.gif
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the true story by David Wilkerson
  • Videodisc release of the 1972 motion picture
  • Special features: director's commentary; associate producer Ken Curtis commentary; Back to The cross and the switchblade; Jesus is the answer, Nicky Cruz in South Africa; biographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52926810
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781563646294
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727985005065
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4629D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52926810
System details
DVD, all regions, full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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