The Resource Ball of fire, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks

Ball of fire, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks

Label
Ball of fire
Title
Ball of fire
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Gregg Toland ; music, Alfred Newman ; editor, Daniel Mandell ; costumes, Edith Head
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English (Dolby stereo, Dolby mono) and Spanish (Dolby mono) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Oscar Homolka, Dana Andrews, Dan Duryea, Henry Travers, S.Z. Sakall, Tully Marshall, Allen Jenkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1974
  • 1896-1977
  • 1892-1969
  • 1906-2002
  • 1901-1961
  • 1907-1990
  • 1898-1978
  • 1909-1992
  • 1907-1968
  • 1874-1965
  • 1884-1955
  • 1864-1943
  • 1900-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldwyn, Samuel
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Brackett, Charles
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Cooper, Gary
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Homolka, Oscar
  • Andrews, Dana
  • Duryea, Dan
  • Travers, Henry
  • Sakall, S. Z.
  • Marshall, Tully
  • Jenkins, Allen
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lexicographers
  • Scholars
  • Women singers
  • Burlesque (Theater)
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ball of fire, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Samuel Goldwyn presents Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck in
  • Title from container
  • From an original story by Billy Wilder and Thomas Monroe
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
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
Control code
21075150
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929405138
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono, single layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ball of fire, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Samuel Goldwyn presents Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck in
  • Title from container
  • From an original story by Billy Wilder and Thomas Monroe
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
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
Control code
21075150
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929405138
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono, single layer
Video recording format
DVD

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