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The Resource The enemy below, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes ; produced and directed by Dick Powell

The enemy below, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes ; produced and directed by Dick Powell

Label
The enemy below
Title
The enemy below
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes ; produced and directed by Dick Powell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Set during the Battle of the Atlantic during World War II, this is the story of the cat and mouse hunt between the USS Haynes, a destroyer escort, and a German U-Boat. For the Americans, a former Merchant Mariner, now captain, saw his wife killed when his freighter was torpedoed by the Germans. For the Germans, a veteran U-Boat commander who sees no honor in the German aims of the war. Both of these highly experienced men must now battle each other, knowing that only one will survive
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1958: Best Effects, Special Effects (Walter Rossi).
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Albert Hogsett, Lyle R. Wheeler ; film editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Leigh Harline ; costume designer, Charles LeMaire
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, French or Spanish, with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Robert Mitchum, Curd Jürgens, David Hedison, Theodore Bikel, Kurt Kreuger, Frank Albertson, Biff Elliot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1963
  • 1915-1982
  • 1929-
  • 1916-2006
  • 1909-1964
  • 1908-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Dick
  • Mayes, Wendell
  • Mitchum, Robert
  • Jürgens, Curd
  • Hedison, David
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • Kreuger, Kurt
  • Albertson, Frank
  • Rayner, D. A.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
97
Series statement
Fox war classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Destroyers (Warships)
  • Submarines (Ships)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The enemy below, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes ; produced and directed by Dick Powell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by D.A. Rayner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer ; 3 vintage Movietone News featurettes: The war situation; U-boat capture by biplane; Inside the German U-boat base at Lorient, France
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16639947
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543072058
  • 024543115519
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2007205
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52154827
  • (OCoLC)52154827
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 4.0 surround, Dolby digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The enemy below, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes ; produced and directed by Dick Powell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by D.A. Rayner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer ; 3 vintage Movietone News featurettes: The war situation; U-boat capture by biplane; Inside the German U-boat base at Lorient, France
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16639947
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543072058
  • 024543115519
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2007205
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52154827
  • (OCoLC)52154827
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 4.0 surround, Dolby digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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