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The Resource Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation 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 Corporation 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
Title remainder
or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Title variation
  • How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
  • Doctor Strangelove
  • Hi there!
  • Dear John
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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, his aides and the Pentagon struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Member of
Awards note
  • Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role (Peter Sellers); Best Director (Stanley Kubrick); Best Picture (Stanley Kubrick); Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Stanley Kubrick, Peter George, Terry Southern), 1965 Academy Awards (U.S.).
  • Named to the National Film Registry in 1989 by the Library of Congress.
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb (Motion picture)
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R0EQBS-YU-k
Credits note
Art director, Peter Murton ; wardrobe, Bridget Sellers ; music, Laurie Johnson ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; film editor, Anthony Harvey ; production designer, Ken Adams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
[MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, some violence, sexual humor, and mild language]
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH). Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D632 2016
PerformerNote
Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens, Peter Bull, Tracy Reed, James Earl Jones, Jack Creley, Frank Berry, Glen Beck, Shane Rimmer, Paul Tamarin, Gordon Tanner, Robert O'Neil, Roy Stevens, Hal Galili, Laurence Herder, John McCarthy
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  • 1924-1966
  • 1927-
  • 1931-
  • 1921-2016
  • 1925-1980
  • 1927-1999
  • 1916-1986
  • 1916-1986
  • 1912-1984
  • 1926-2004
  • 1935-
  • 1916-1982
  • 1924-1966
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  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Southern, Terry
  • George, Peter
  • Taylor, Gilbert
  • Johnson, Laurie
  • Harvey, Anthony
  • Adam, Ken
  • Murton, Peter
  • Sellers, Bridget
  • Sellers, Peter
  • Scott, George C.
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Bull, Peter
  • Reed, Tracy
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Creley, Jack
  • Berry, Frank
  • Beck, Glenn
  • Rimmer, Shane
  • Tamarin, Paul
  • Tanner, Gordon
  • O'Neil, Robert
  • Stevens, Roy
  • Galili, Hal
  • Herder, Laurence
  • McCarthy, John
  • George, Peter
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
95
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  • Nuclear warfare
  • Cold War
  • Military maneuvers
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
Technique
live action
Label
Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Red Alert" by Peter George
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features (disc one): Restored 4K Digital transfer; alternate 5.1 surround soundtrack; new interviews with Stanley Kubrick scholars Mick Broderick and Rodney Hill, archivist Richard Daniels, cinematographer and camera innovator Joe Dunton, camera operator Kelvin Pike, and David George, son of Peter George, on whose novel, Red Alert, the film is based; (disc two): excerpts from a 1966 audio interview with Kubrick, conducted by physicist and author Jeremy Bernstein; four short documentaries, about the making of the film, the socio political climate of the period, the work of actor Peter Sellers, and the artistry of Kubrick; Interviews from 1963 with Sellers and actor George C. Scott; excerpt from a 1980 interview with Sellers from NBC's Today Show; trailers. Accompanying print material includes an essay, "The Darkest Room," by scholar David Bromwich; and a 1994 article by screenwriter Terry Southern on the making of the film
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. Hi there! [feature film] -- disc two. Dear John [special features]
Control code
ocn949858808
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (95 min.)
Isbn
9781681431710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515179614
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black & white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2640D
  • CC2640D-1
  • CC2640D-2
  • CC2640DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural and 5.1 surround soundtracks
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Red Alert" by Peter George
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features (disc one): Restored 4K Digital transfer; alternate 5.1 surround soundtrack; new interviews with Stanley Kubrick scholars Mick Broderick and Rodney Hill, archivist Richard Daniels, cinematographer and camera innovator Joe Dunton, camera operator Kelvin Pike, and David George, son of Peter George, on whose novel, Red Alert, the film is based; (disc two): excerpts from a 1966 audio interview with Kubrick, conducted by physicist and author Jeremy Bernstein; four short documentaries, about the making of the film, the socio political climate of the period, the work of actor Peter Sellers, and the artistry of Kubrick; Interviews from 1963 with Sellers and actor George C. Scott; excerpt from a 1980 interview with Sellers from NBC's Today Show; trailers. Accompanying print material includes an essay, "The Darkest Room," by scholar David Bromwich; and a 1994 article by screenwriter Terry Southern on the making of the film
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. Hi there! [feature film] -- disc two. Dear John [special features]
Control code
ocn949858808
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (95 min.)
Isbn
9781681431710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515179614
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black & white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2640D
  • CC2640D-1
  • CC2640D-2
  • CC2640DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural and 5.1 surround soundtracks
Video recording format
DVD

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