The Resource A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (videorecording)

A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (videorecording)

Label
A high wind in Jamaica
Title
A high wind in Jamaica
Statement of responsibility
Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Cataloging source
XCA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Derek York ; music, Larry Adler ; art direction, John Hoesli
PerformerNote
Anthony Quinn, James Coburn, Lila Kedrova, Dennis Price, Gert Fröbe
Runtime
106
Technique
live action
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In English, Spanish and French ; with English and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in the U.K./U.S. in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm55505979
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version, full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543108214
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55505979
  • (Sirsi) b11837056
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD is double-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A high wind in Jamaica, Twientieth Century Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; produced by John Croydon ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • In English, Spanish and French ; with English and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in the U.K./U.S. in 1965
  • Based on the novel by Richard Hughes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm55505979
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version, full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543108214
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55505979
  • (Sirsi) b11837056
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD is double-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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