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Title War collection [videorecording]: combat movie classics.
Published [United States] : Echo Bridge Home Entertainment, c2012.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997.A1 W37 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 4 videodiscs (1577 min.) : b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from disc surface.
"20 features, over 26 hours"--Container.
Credits Casablanca express: directed by Sergio Martino ; Waterfront: directed by Steve Sekely ; Cold war killers: directed by William Brayne ; A Yank in Libya: directed by Albert Herman ; Black brigade: directed by George McCowan ; They raid by night: directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet ; Hitler's SS: directed by Jim Goddard ; Eagles attack at dawn: directed by Menahem Golan ; Commandos: directed by Armando Crispino ; Go for broke!: directed by Robert Pirosh ; Thunderbolt: directed by John Sturges, William Wyler ; The true glory: directed by Garson Kanin ; Prelude to War: directed by Frank Capra, music by Alfred Newman ; Memphis Belle: produced by War Activities Committee, directed by William Wyler ; A walk in the sun: directed by Lewis Milestone ; Battle of Blood Island: directed by Joel Rapp ; Passchendaele: written and directed by Paul Gross ; The North Star, directed by Lewis Milestone.
Contents Casablanca express (1989, 84 min., color) -- Waterfront (1944, 64 min., b&w) -- Cold war killers (1986, 86 min., color) -- Yank in Libya (1942, 66 min., b&w) -- Black brigade (1969, 70 min., color) -- They raid by night (1942, 69 min., b&w) -- Hitler's SS: portrait of evil (1985, 145 min., color) -- Eagles attack at dawn (1970, 96 min., color)-- Commandos (1968, 98 min., color) -- Go for broke! (1951, 90 min., b&w) -- Target for tonight (1941, 49 min., b&w) -- Thunderbolt (1947, 42 min., color) -- The true glory (1945, 83 min., b&w) -- The battle of San Pietro (1945, 38 min., b&w) -- Frank Capra's Prelude to war (1942, 50 min., b&w) -- Memphis Belle (1944, 39 min., color) -- A walk in the sun (1945, 117 min., b&w) -- Battle of Blood Island (1960, 71 min., b&w) -- Passchendaele (2007, 115 min., color) -- The North Star (1943, 105 min., b&w).
System Reqs DVD.
Performer Casablanca Express: featuring Glenn Ford ; Black brigade: starring Richard Pryor ; Thunderbolt: narrated by Jimmy Stewart ; The true glory: narrated by Peter Ustinov with a prologue by Dwight D. Eisenhower ; A walk in the sun: starring Lloyd Bridges.
Summary A compilation of documentary and feature films on the theme of war. Includes documentaries The true glory, which follows Allied combat from D-Day to the fall of Berlin; Frank Capra's Prelude to war, the Academy Award-winning anti-fascist propaganda film which began Capra's "Why we fight" series; and Memphis Belle, a documentary of the B-17 Flying Fortress aircraft.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Drama.
Cold War -- Drama.
Genre War films.
War television programs.
Fiction films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
Feature films.
Related Names Martino, Sergio, 1938- Director.
Sekely, Steve, 1899-1979, Director.
Braine, William, Director.
Herman, Albert, 1894-1958, Director.
McCowan, George, 1927-1995, Director.
Bennet, Spencer Gordon, 1893-1987, Director.
Goddard, Jim, Director.
Golan, Menahem, 1929-2014, Director.
Crispino, Armando, Director.
Pirosh, Robert, Director.
Sturges, John, 1910-1992, Director.
Wyler, William, 1902-1981, Director.
Capra, Frank, 1897-1991, Director.
Milestone, Lewis, 1895-1980, Director.
Kanin, Garson, 1912-1999, Director.
Newman, Alfred, 1901-1970, Composer.
Rapp, Joel M. (Joel Malcolm), 1934- Director.
Gross, Paul, 1959- Director.
Ford, Glenn, 1916-2006, Actor.
Pryor, Richard, 1940-2005, Actor.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997, Actor.
Ustinov, Peter, Narrator.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Bridges, Lloyd, Actor.
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment.
Note At head of title on disc: Combat movie classics
Related Titles Prelude to war.
True glory.
North Star.
Passchendaele.
Carter's army.
Standard # 096009856199
096009162290
096009855895
096009856090
096009855994
Publisher # 85619 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
16229 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
85589 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
85609 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
85599 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
11114 Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
OCLC number 815962457