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The Resource All the king's men., Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen

All the king's men., Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen

Label
All the king's men.
Title
All the king's men.
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This film paints a vivid portrait of the rise and fall of a corrupt politician brought down by his own vanity and lust. Crawford anchors this film with a vivid performance of the self-made hick who claws his way from a rural county seat to the governor's mansion. Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Robert Penn Warren and loosely based on Louisiana governor Huey Long
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1950, USA: Best Picture ; Best Actor (Broderick Crawford) ; Best Supporting Actress (Mercedes McCambridge).
Cataloging source
WIM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
All the king's men (Motion picture : 1949)
Credits note
Director of photography, Burnett Guffey ; film editor, Al Clark ; music, Louis Gruenberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French dialogue; English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru, John Derek, Mercedes McCambridge, Shepperd Strudwick
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1966.
  • 1911-1986.
  • 1914-1992.
  • 1923-1996.
  • 1926-1998.
  • 1907-1983.
  • 1884-1964
  • 1905-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rossen, Robert
  • Crawford, Broderick
  • Ireland, John
  • McCambridge, Mercedes.
  • Dru, Joanne
  • Derek, John
  • Strudwick, Shepperd
  • Guffey, Burnett
  • Clark, Al
  • Gruenberg, Louis
  • Warren, Robert Penn
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
109
Series statement
The best picture collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Warren, Robert Penn
  • Politicians
  • Political corruption
  • Governors
  • Louisiana
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
All the king's men., Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Issued as part of set : Columbia Pictures Best picture collection
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel by Robert Penn Warren
  • For special features see interactive menu on disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1541136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
27885DIG
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1541136
  • (Sirsi) 1541136
  • (OCoLC)317870845
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, remastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
All the king's men., Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Issued as part of set : Columbia Pictures Best picture collection
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel by Robert Penn Warren
  • For special features see interactive menu on disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1541136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
27885DIG
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1541136
  • (Sirsi) 1541136
  • (OCoLC)317870845
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, remastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD

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