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The Resource Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (DVD)

Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (DVD)

Label
Spartacus
Title
Spartacus
Statement of responsibility
Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
Related
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best supporting actor (Ustinov) and 3 other awards.
Cataloging source
IHZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; editor, Robert Lawrence ; music, Alex North ; restored by Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin, Tony Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1976
  • 1916-2020
  • 1907-1989
  • 1929-2010
  • 1899-1962
  • 1925-2010
  • 1914-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Lewis, Edward
  • Trumbo, Dalton
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Ustinov, Peter
  • Gavin, John
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Fast, Howard
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Bryna Productions
Runtime
196
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fast, Howard
  • Fast, Howard
  • Rome
  • Spartacus
  • Revolutionaries
  • Gladiators
  • Biographical films
  • Historical films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.2:1)
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Howard Fast
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: 1991 fully restored version ; audio commentaries by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howard Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris, Saul Bass ; scene analysis by Dalton Trumbo ; aditional Alex North score compositions ; restoration demonstration -- Disc 2: Rare deleted scenes ; vintage newsreel footage ; 1960 promotional interviews with Jean Simmons, Peter Ustinov ; 1992 video interview with Peter Ustinov ; behind-the-scenes "gladiatorial school" footage ; the 1960 documentary The Hollywood ten, plus archival documents about the blacklist ; original storyboards by Saul Bass ; production stills ; sketches by director Stanley Kubrick ; original theatrical trailer
Control code
  • a235499
  • ocm46877063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (196 min.)
Isbn
9781559409155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1568D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-8550
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Spartacus, Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.2:1)
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by Howard Fast
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: 1991 fully restored version ; audio commentaries by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howard Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris, Saul Bass ; scene analysis by Dalton Trumbo ; aditional Alex North score compositions ; restoration demonstration -- Disc 2: Rare deleted scenes ; vintage newsreel footage ; 1960 promotional interviews with Jean Simmons, Peter Ustinov ; 1992 video interview with Peter Ustinov ; behind-the-scenes "gladiatorial school" footage ; the 1960 documentary The Hollywood ten, plus archival documents about the blacklist ; original storyboards by Saul Bass ; production stills ; sketches by director Stanley Kubrick ; original theatrical trailer
Control code
  • a235499
  • ocm46877063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (196 min.)
Isbn
9781559409155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1568D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-8550
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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