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The Resource Churchill : the finest hours, narrated by Orson Welles and Winston Churchill

Churchill : the finest hours, narrated by Orson Welles and Winston Churchill

Label
Churchill : the finest hours
Title
Churchill
Title remainder
the finest hours
Statement of responsibility
narrated by Orson Welles and Winston Churchill
Contributor
Author
Director
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Winston Churchill, shown through re-creations and actual film footage and told by Orson Welles with voice-overs by the listed actors for the recreated scenes
Member of
Cataloging source
CGU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Finest hours (Motion picture)
  • Churchill's war (Motion picture)
  • Portraits of power (Television program)
  • Portraits of power (Television program)
  • Twentieth century (Television program : 1957-1966)
Credits note
Director, Peter Baylis; writers, Winston Churchill (book), Victor Wolfson
Dewey number
941.084092
PerformerNote
Narrated by Orson Welles. Sir Winston's words were spoken by himself and Patrick Wymark. Other voices, George Baker, Faith Brook, David Healy and George Westbury (Churchill as a boy)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1874-1965
  • 1910-1990
  • 1905-1982
  • 1874-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baylis, Peter
  • Welles, Orson
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Wolfson, Victor
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Le Vien Films
  • Columbia River Entertainment Group
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Prime ministers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Documentary films
  • Feature films
  • Politics and government
  • Prime ministers
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Churchill : the finest hours, narrated by Orson Welles and Winston Churchill
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the memoirs of Winston Churchill from The Second World War
  • Container title
  • "Previously released as CRG 500072 Churchill: The Finest Hours"--Container
  • Bonus material on DVD: Churchill's War; Portraits of Power, based on the book by Harrison Salisbury, narrated by Henry Fonda; and Man of the century
  • Bonus: 2 audio CDs with highlights from twenty-four of Churchill's most famous speeches. Experience first hand Churchill's deadly wit, his inspired language and his magnificent rhetoric
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
Accompanying material
2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781587107412
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
723721736569
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
CRG 500093
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD; NTSC; all regions; full screen 4:3; Dolby digital stereo
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Churchill : the finest hours, narrated by Orson Welles and Winston Churchill
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the memoirs of Winston Churchill from The Second World War
  • Container title
  • "Previously released as CRG 500072 Churchill: The Finest Hours"--Container
  • Bonus material on DVD: Churchill's War; Portraits of Power, based on the book by Harrison Salisbury, narrated by Henry Fonda; and Man of the century
  • Bonus: 2 audio CDs with highlights from twenty-four of Churchill's most famous speeches. Experience first hand Churchill's deadly wit, his inspired language and his magnificent rhetoric
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
Accompanying material
2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781587107412
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
723721736569
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
CRG 500093
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD; NTSC; all regions; full screen 4:3; Dolby digital stereo
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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