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The Resource The fighting 69th, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture. ; original screen play by Norman Reilly Raine, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Dean Franklin ; directed by William Keighley, (DVD)

The fighting 69th, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture. ; original screen play by Norman Reilly Raine, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Dean Franklin ; directed by William Keighley, (DVD)

Label
The fighting 69th
Title
The fighting 69th
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture. ; original screen play by Norman Reilly Raine, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Dean Franklin ; directed by William Keighley
Title variation
Fighting Sixty-Ninth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Fighting 69th" is a World War I regiment consisting mostly of New York-Irish soldiers. Jerry Plunkett is the cockiest member of a cocky crew. Jerry is a scrappy fellow who looks out only for himself. The officers and enlisted of the regiment do their best to instill discipline in Plunkett, and the chaplain, Father Duffy, tries to make Plunkett see the greater good
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tony Gaudio ; art direction, Ted Smith ; editor, Owen Marks ; music, Adolph Deutsch
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
D522.23
LC item number
.F5448564 2007
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, George Brent, Jeffrey Lynn, Alan Hale, Frank McHugh, Dennis Morgan, Dick Foran, William Lundigan, Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams, Henry O'Neill, John Litel, Sammy Cohen, Harvey Stephens, DeWolf Hopper, Tom Dugan, Frank Wilcox
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1984
  • 1895-1971
  • 1903-1973
  • 1918-2002
  • 1899-1986
  • 1899-1983
  • 1904-1979
  • 1909-1995
  • 1892-1950
  • 1899-1981
  • 1908-1994
  • 1910-1979
  • 1914-1975
  • 1900-1962
  • 1891-1961
  • 1892-1972
  • 1915-1970
  • 1889-1955
  • 1907-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keighley, William
  • Raine, Norman Reilly
  • Niblo, Fred
  • Riesner, Dean
  • Cagney, James
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Brent, George
  • Lynn, Jeffrey
  • Hale, Alan
  • McHugh, Frank
  • Morgan, Dennis
  • Foran, Dick
  • Lundigan, William
  • Williams, Big Boy
  • O'Neill, Henry
  • Litel, John
  • Cohen, Sammy
  • Stephens, Harvey
  • Hopper, William
  • Dugan, Tom
  • Wilcox, Frank
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Duffy, Francis Patrick
  • Cowardice
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The fighting 69th, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture. ; original screen play by Norman Reilly Raine, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Dean Franklin ; directed by William Keighley, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1940, which includes "Brother Orchid" theatrical trailer, newsreel, "London can take it!" and "Young America flies" shorts; classic cartoons "The fighting 69 1/2th" and "Pilgrim Porky," and "The fighting 69th" theatrical trailer; audio-only April 6, 1942 broadcast of a radio adaption of the film, starring Pat O'Brien, Robert Preston and Ralph Bellamy
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a373728
  • ocm85767238
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781419848322
Isbn Type
(boxed set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569796584
  • 012569796553
  • 085391137009
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 79658
  • 79655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)85767238
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; DVD-9, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fighting 69th, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture. ; original screen play by Norman Reilly Raine, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Dean Franklin ; directed by William Keighley, (DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1940, which includes "Brother Orchid" theatrical trailer, newsreel, "London can take it!" and "Young America flies" shorts; classic cartoons "The fighting 69 1/2th" and "Pilgrim Porky," and "The fighting 69th" theatrical trailer; audio-only April 6, 1942 broadcast of a radio adaption of the film, starring Pat O'Brien, Robert Preston and Ralph Bellamy
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a373728
  • ocm85767238
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781419848322
Isbn Type
(boxed set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569796584
  • 012569796553
  • 085391137009
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 79658
  • 79655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)85767238
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; DVD-9, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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