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The Resource The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]

The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]

Label
The magnificent Ambersons
Title
The magnificent Ambersons
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Title variation
Orson Welles' The magnificent Ambersons
Contributor
Actor
Author
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the decline of a once powerful and wealthy mid-western family as the twentieth century begins
Cataloging source
STF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Stanley Cortez ; editor, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Language note
  • In English or Spanish; optional French and Spanish subtitles
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M2356 2011
PerformerNote
  • Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter, Tim Holt, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Richard Bennett
  • Narrator: Orson Welles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1905-1994
  • 1905-1979
  • 1918-1973
  • 1906-1974
  • 1889-1965
  • 1885-1969
  • 1873-1944
  • 1914-2005
  • 1911-1975
  • 1869-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Costello, Dolores
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Holt, Tim
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Collins, Ray
  • Sanford, Erskine
  • Bennett, Richard
  • Cortez, Stanley
  • Wise, Robert
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Tarkington, Booth
  • Mercury Theatre
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tarkington, Booth
  • Families
  • Children of the rich
  • Rich people
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Mothers and sons
  • Remarriage
  • Widows
  • Social change
Technique
live action
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1942
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
  • Mono, full screen 1.33:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929189106
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2000048841
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn753576919
  • (OCoLC)753576919
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [written and directed by Orson Welles]
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1942
  • From the novel by Booth Tarkington
  • Mono, full screen 1.33:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780780676480
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929189106
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2000048841
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn753576919
  • (OCoLC)753576919
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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