The Resource A bridge too far, United Artists ; Joseph Levine presents ; produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Richard Attenborough

A bridge too far, United Artists ; Joseph Levine presents ; produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Richard Attenborough

Label
A bridge too far
Title
A bridge too far
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; Joseph Levine presents ; produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Richard Attenborough
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allies confidently launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants. However, a combination of battlefield politics, faulty intelligence, bad luck and worse weather led to disaster
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by John Addison ; film editor, Antony Gibbs
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Soundtrack in English and French with optional subtitles in English and French
PerformerNote
Dirk Bogarde, James Caan, Michael Caine, Sean Connery, Edward Fox, Elliott Gould, Gene Hackman, Anthony Hopkins, Hardy Kruger, Laurence Olivier, Ryan O'Neal, Robert Redford, Maximilian Schell, Liv Ullmann
Runtime
176
Series statement
Decades collection
Series volume
1970s
Technique
live action
Label
A bridge too far, United Artists ; Joseph Levine presents ; produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Richard Attenborough
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977
  • Based on the book by Cornelius Ryan
  • "1970s decades collection"--Container
  • Accompanying music CD includes eight hit songs from the 1970s
  • Special features: Disc 1: Theatrical trailer ; Disc 2: "A bridge too far: heroes from the sky" documentary; "A distant battle: memories of Operation Market Garden" featurette; "Richard Attenborough: a filmmaker remembers" featurette; photo gallery
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Jackson 5)
  • Ain't no mountain high enough
  • (Diana Ross)
  • Let's get it on
  • (Marvin Gaye)
  • War
  • (Edwin Starr)
  • Reunited
  • (Peaches & Herb)
  • CD:
  • Billy, don't be a hero
  • (Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods)
  • Maggie May
  • (Rod Stewart)
  • The night Chicago died
  • (Paper Lace)
  • ABC
Control code
5873947
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 176 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
883904103844
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn260032622
  • (OCoLC)260032622
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby Digital ; English: Dolby surround ; French: mono. ; widescreen 2.35:1; dual layer; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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