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The Resource The long gray line, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford

The long gray line, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford

Label
The long gray line
Title
The long gray line
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Newly arrived in America, Maher's first job was as a waiter at West Point. Clumsy and boisterous, he quickly broke so much of the military academy's china that he was forced to join the Army to repay his debts. But once in, the rough-and-ready Dubliner served his adopted nation with rare dedication, establishing himself as an inspriational coach at West Point. Spanning 50 years and two world wars, the film shows Maher at his best, molding and motivating the young men who would become America's heroes and presidents
Cataloging source
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • English LCR (discrete surround) ; subtitles in English, French, Chinese, Korean and Thai
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Francis, Donald Crisp, Ward Bond, Betsy Palmer, Phil Carey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1986
  • 1914-1958
  • 1920-2015-
  • 1930-1955
  • 1880-1974
  • 1903-1960
  • 1925-2009-
  • 1894-1973
  • 1896-1958
  • 1876-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arthur, Robert
  • Power, Tyrone
  • O'Hara, Maureen
  • Francis, Robert
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Bond, Ward
  • Palmer, Betsy
  • Carey, Philip
  • Ford, John
  • Hope, Edward
  • Campion, Nardi Reeder
  • Maher, Marty
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maher, Marty
  • United States Military Academy
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The long gray line, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the true story of Marty Maher, Bringing up the brass, by Marty Maher and Nardi Reeder Campion
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 137 min.)
Isbn
9780767868310
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396065468
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06546
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn651995585
  • (OCoLC)651995585
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The long gray line, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Edward Hope ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by John Ford
Publication
Note
  • Based on the true story of Marty Maher, Bringing up the brass, by Marty Maher and Nardi Reeder Campion
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 137 min.)
Isbn
9780767868310
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396065468
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06546
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn651995585
  • (OCoLC)651995585
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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