The Resource Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet

Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet

Label
Fail-safe
Title
Fail-safe
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • tha
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • kor
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Cataloging source
LTP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fail-safe (Motion picture)
Credits note
Editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; cinematographer, Gerald Hirschfield
Language note
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish or Thai; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PS3552.U7116
LC item number
F352 2000
PerformerNote
Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1905-1982
  • 1919-2005
  • 1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Youngstein, Max E
  • Bernstein, Walter
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Matthau, Walter
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Burdick, Eugene
  • Wheeler, Harvey
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • International relations
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • International relations
  • Nuclear weapons
Technique
live action
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9780767854993
  • 043396054240
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964431114
  • (OCoLC)ocn964431114
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Fail-safe, Columbia ; screenplay, Walter bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally relased as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
  • Special features include: director's commentary ; featurette entitled Fail-safe revisited ; talent files ; theatrical trailers ; scene selections
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
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.)
Isbn
9780767854993
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9780767854993
  • 043396054240
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
05424
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964431114
  • (OCoLC)ocn964431114
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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