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The Resource The man in the white suit, Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

The man in the white suit, Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick

Label
The man in the white suit
Title
The man in the white suit
Statement of responsibility
Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Sir Alec Guinness is Sidney Stratton, an eccentric chemist who invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty. But when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, Sidney becomes the most hunted man in the nation
Cataloging source
TUL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Bernard Gribble ; music, Benjamin Frankel
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or French
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1989-
  • 1912-1993-
  • 1896-1977
  • 1914-2000
  • 1921-
  • 1897-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • MacDougall, Roger
  • Dighton, John
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Balcon, Michael
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Greenwood, Joan
  • Parker, Cecil
  • Ealing Studios
  • Studio Canal+
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
85
Series statement
Alec Guinness collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The man in the white suit, Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a play by Roger MacDougall
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture originally released in 1951
  • "Studio Canal+"
  • Special features: theatrical trailers, Alec Guinness bio
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
DV11476
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51287685
  • 1133967
System details
DVD; mono., Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man in the white suit, Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Publication
Note
  • Based on a play by Roger MacDougall
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture originally released in 1951
  • "Studio Canal+"
  • Special features: theatrical trailers, Alec Guinness bio
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
DV11476
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51287685
  • 1133967
System details
DVD; mono., Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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