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The Resource Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick

Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick

Label
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Title
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Title variation
  • Dr. Strangelove
  • How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
  • Doctor Strangelove
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; film editor, Anthony Harvey ; music, Laurie Johnson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed captioned. English (DTS, 5.1, original mono.) or French (original mono.) dialogue with optional English, French, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles
PerformerNote
Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1980
  • 1927-1999
  • 1916-1986
  • 1916-1986
  • 1924-1966
  • 1924-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Sellers, Peter
  • Scott, George C.
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Southern, Terry
  • George, Peter
  • George, Peter
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold War
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Videodiscs
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the book, Red alert, by Peter George
  • Anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1)
  • Accompanying booklet contains essay by Roger Ebert and original production stills
  • Special features include split screen interviews with Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, filmographies, theatrical advertising gallery, previews, and documentaries (No fighting in the war room, or, Dr. Strangelove the nuclear threat; Inside Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb; Best sellers, or, Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove; The art of Stanley Kubrick, from short films to Strangelove; An interview with Robert McNamara)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
933162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 95 min.)
Isbn
9781404946163
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396026162
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
02616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 933162
  • (OCoLC)56838112
System details
DVD, region 1 ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the book, Red alert, by Peter George
  • Anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1)
  • Accompanying booklet contains essay by Roger Ebert and original production stills
  • Special features include split screen interviews with Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, filmographies, theatrical advertising gallery, previews, and documentaries (No fighting in the war room, or, Dr. Strangelove the nuclear threat; Inside Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb; Best sellers, or, Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove; The art of Stanley Kubrick, from short films to Strangelove; An interview with Robert McNamara)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
933162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 95 min.)
Isbn
9781404946163
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396026162
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
02616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 933162
  • (OCoLC)56838112
System details
DVD, region 1 ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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