The Resource Boom!, produced by John Heyman and Norman Priggen ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Joseph Losey

Boom!, produced by John Heyman and Norman Priggen ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Joseph Losey

Label
Boom!
Title
Boom!
Statement of responsibility
produced by John Heyman and Norman Priggen ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Joseph Losey
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In what Tennessee Williams describes as the best film adaptation of his work he ever seen, Sissy Goforth, the world's richest woman, has retired to her lavish island estate to dictate her autobiography when poet Chris Flanders washes up on her beach. Flanders has the unfortunate reputation of calling on a woman one-step before the undertaker and is known as the angel of death. Undaunted by this, Goforth undertakes to make Flanders her last lover
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B66 2018
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Noel Coward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1911-1983
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-1984
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyman, John
  • Priggen, Norman
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Losey, Joseph
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Burton, Richard
  • Coward, Noel
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
Series statement
Universal vault series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rich people
  • Older women
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Boom!, produced by John Heyman and Norman Priggen ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Joseph Losey
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1042191677
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329053867
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1042191677
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boom!, produced by John Heyman and Norman Priggen ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Joseph Losey
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1042191677
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329053867
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1042191677
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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