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Alec Guinness 5-film collection

Label
Alec Guinness 5-film collection
Title
Alec Guinness 5-film collection
Title variation
Alec Guinness five-film collection
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family
  • The Lavender Hill mob: A bank clerk devises a plot to steal a fortune in gold from his own bank
  • The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty
  • The captain's paradise: The captain of an international ferryboat secretly enjoys one wife in Gibraltar and another in Tangier
  • The ladykillers: A band of vicious bank robbers rent a room from an elderly widow
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Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Kind hearts and coronets (Motion picture)
  • Lavender Hill mob (Motion picture)
  • Man in the white suit (Motion picture)
  • Captain's paradise (Motion picture)
  • Ladykillers (Motion picture : 1955)
Credits note
  • Kind hearts and coronets: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Peter Tanner
  • The Lavender Hill mob: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Seth Holt ; music, Georges Auric
  • The man in the white suit: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Bernard Gribble ; music, Benjamin Frankel
  • The captain's paradise: Director of photography, Ted Scaife ; editor, G. Turney-Smith ; music, Malcolm Arnold
  • The ladykillers: Director of photography, Otto Heller ; editor, Jack Harris ; music, Tristram Cary
Dewey number
791.43/75
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
A443 2009
PerformerNote
  • Kind hearts and coronets: Dennis Price, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Alec Guinness
  • The Lavender Hill mob: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sidney James, Alfie Bass
  • The man in the white suit: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker
  • The captain's paradise: Alec Guinness, Yvonne De Carlo, Celia Johnson
  • The ladykillers: Alec Guinness, Cecil Parker, Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom, Danny Green
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2000
  • 1915-1973
  • 1917-1998
  • 1921-1987
  • 1897-1971
  • 1908-1982
  • 1925-1980
  • 1903-1973
  • 1911-1963
  • 1909-1989
  • 1896-1977
  • 1907-1989
  • 1910-1999
  • 1912-1993
  • 1913-1980
  • 1901-1964
  • 1914-1987
  • 1874-1930
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Price, Dennis
  • Hobson, Valerie
  • Greenwood, Joan
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • James, Sidney
  • Bass, Alfie
  • Parker, Cecil
  • De Carlo, Yvonne
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Sellers, Peter
  • Lom, Herbert
  • Green, Danny
  • Hamer, Robert
  • Dighton, John
  • Balcon, Michael
  • Clarke, Thomas Ernest Bennett.
  • Crichton, Charles
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Coppel, Alec
  • Phipps, Nicholas
  • Kimmins, Anthony
  • Rose, William
  • Horniman, Roy
  • MacDougall, Roger
  • Rank Organisation
  • Ealing Studios
  • London Films
Runtime
451
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Bank employees
  • Gold theft
  • Chemists
  • Sailors
  • Bigamy
  • Thieves
  • England
  • Bank employees
  • Bigamy
  • Chemists
  • Gold theft
  • Murder
  • Sailors
  • Thieves
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
Alec Guinness 5-film collection
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Kind hearts and coronets based on the novel by Roy Horniman ; The man in the white suit based on the play by Roger MacDougall
  • DVD release of the 1949 (Kind hearts and coronets), 1951 (The Lavender Hill mob and The man in the white suit), 1953 (The captain's paradise), and 1955 (The ladykillers) motion pictures
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • Kind hearts and coronets
  • J. Arthur Rank presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Robert Hamer, John Dighton ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Robert Hamer
  • (106 min. : black and white)
  • disc 2.
  • The Lavender Hill mob
  • The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Charles Crichton
  • (81 min. : black and white)
  • disc 3.
  • The man in the white suit
  • The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander MacKendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick
  • (85 min. : black and white)
  • disc 4.
  • The captain's paradise
  • London Films present ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Nicholas Phipps ; produced and directed by Anthony Kimmins
  • (88 min. : black and white)
  • disc 5.
  • The ladykillers
  • The Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios, Michael Balcon production ; story and screenplay by William Rose ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick
  • (91 min. : color)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (451 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236102045
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
  • 24929
  • 24929.1.A
  • 24929.2.A
  • 24929.3.A
  • 24929.4.A
  • 24929.5.A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn402678043
  • (OCoLC)402678043
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alec Guinness 5-film collection
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Kind hearts and coronets based on the novel by Roy Horniman ; The man in the white suit based on the play by Roger MacDougall
  • DVD release of the 1949 (Kind hearts and coronets), 1951 (The Lavender Hill mob and The man in the white suit), 1953 (The captain's paradise), and 1955 (The ladykillers) motion pictures
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • Kind hearts and coronets
  • J. Arthur Rank presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Robert Hamer, John Dighton ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Robert Hamer
  • (106 min. : black and white)
  • disc 2.
  • The Lavender Hill mob
  • The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Charles Crichton
  • (81 min. : black and white)
  • disc 3.
  • The man in the white suit
  • The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander MacKendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick
  • (85 min. : black and white)
  • disc 4.
  • The captain's paradise
  • London Films present ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Nicholas Phipps ; produced and directed by Anthony Kimmins
  • (88 min. : black and white)
  • disc 5.
  • The ladykillers
  • The Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios, Michael Balcon production ; story and screenplay by William Rose ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick
  • (91 min. : color)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (451 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236102045
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
  • 24929
  • 24929.1.A
  • 24929.2.A
  • 24929.3.A
  • 24929.4.A
  • 24929.5.A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn402678043
  • (OCoLC)402678043
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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