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The Resource The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Alexander Korda presents ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; scenario by Lajos Biro ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)

The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Alexander Korda presents ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; scenario by Lajos Biro ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)

Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy
Title
The thief of Bagdad
Title remainder
an Arabian fantasy
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Korda presents ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; scenario by Lajos Biro ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda
Title variation
Thief of Baghdad
Title variation remainder
an Arabian fantasy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess" -- Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Chief photographer, George Perinal ; film editor, Charles Crichton ; musical score and songs by Miklos Rozsa
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • In English
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T41757 2008
PerformerNote
Conrad Veidt, Sabu, June Duprez, John Justin, Rex Ingram, Miles Malleson, Morton Selten, Mary Morris, Bruce Winston, Hay Petrie, Adelaide Hall, Roy Emerton, Allan Jeayes
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
431
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Alexander Korda presents ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; scenario by Lajos Biro ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by filmmakers Francis Ford Coppola & Martin Scorsese; optional audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; optional music and effects track; theatrical trailer (3 min.); color bars
  • Special features (disc 2): "Visual effects" documentary (c2008, 31 min.); Blue screen demo (2 min.); Powell reminisces about the making of the film (1987?, audio only); excerpts from a radio interview with Rózsa (1976, audio only); production and publicity stills gallery; Dufaycolor stills gallery; "The lion has wings" (c1940, 76 min., b&w), a propaganda film for the English war effort produced by Korda
  • Booklet includes essays by film scholars Andrew Moor ("Arabian fantasies") & Ian Christie ("The lion triumphant")
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn212382901
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604650426
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515029926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1754D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212382901
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy, Alexander Korda presents ; screen play and dialogue by Miles Malleson ; scenario by Lajos Biro ; directed by Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell and Tim Whelan ; produced by Alexander Korda, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by filmmakers Francis Ford Coppola & Martin Scorsese; optional audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; optional music and effects track; theatrical trailer (3 min.); color bars
  • Special features (disc 2): "Visual effects" documentary (c2008, 31 min.); Blue screen demo (2 min.); Powell reminisces about the making of the film (1987?, audio only); excerpts from a radio interview with Rózsa (1976, audio only); production and publicity stills gallery; Dufaycolor stills gallery; "The lion has wings" (c1940, 76 min., b&w), a propaganda film for the English war effort produced by Korda
  • Booklet includes essays by film scholars Andrew Moor ("Arabian fantasies") & Ian Christie ("The lion triumphant")
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn212382901
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604650426
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515029926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1754D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212382901
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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