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The Resource They were expendable, directed by John Ford ; written by William L. White, Frank Wead

They were expendable, directed by John Ford ; written by William L. White, Frank Wead

Label
They were expendable
Title
They were expendable
Statement of responsibility
directed by John Ford ; written by William L. White, Frank Wead
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines with hit-and-run tactics that buy time for the U.S., crippled by losses at Pearl Harbor
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
They were expendable (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T449 2006
PerformerNote
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1904-1981
  • 1907-1979
  • 1921-1986
  • 1900-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Montgomery, Robert
  • Wayne, John
  • Reed, Donna
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • White, William Lindsay
Runtime
135
Series statement
John Wayne collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Torpedo-boats
  • Fighter planes
  • Philippines
  • Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
They were expendable, directed by John Ford ; written by William L. White, Frank Wead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Full frame (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio)
  • Some copies do not include Spanish subtitles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn960214832
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WE : 2017-04-18
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1000008393
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960214832
  • (Sirsi)o960214832
System details
DVD; Full frame (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio); Mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They were expendable, directed by John Ford ; written by William L. White, Frank Wead
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the book by William L. White
  • Full frame (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio)
  • Some copies do not include Spanish subtitles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn960214832
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WE : 2017-04-18
Other control number
012569798625
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1000008393
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960214832
  • (Sirsi)o960214832
System details
DVD; Full frame (4x3, 1.33:1 aspect ratio); Mono
Video recording format
DVD

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