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The Resource Fat Man and Little Boy, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; a Lightmotive production ; produced by Tony Garnett ; directed by Roland Joffé ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffé ; story by Bruce Robinson, (videorecording)

Fat Man and Little Boy, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; a Lightmotive production ; produced by Tony Garnett ; directed by Roland Joffé ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffé ; story by Bruce Robinson, (videorecording)

Label
Fat Man and Little Boy
Title
Fat Man and Little Boy
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures ; a Lightmotive production ; produced by Tony Garnett ; directed by Roland Joffé ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffé ; story by Bruce Robinson
Title variation
Fat Man & Little Boy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A dramatization of the development of the atomic bomb by the Manhattan Project, during World War II, with emphasis on the relationship between General Leslie Groves, the project director, and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Ennio Morricone
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Soundtrack in English or French with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.F28
LC item number
J643
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern, John C. McGinley, Ron Frazier, Natasha Richardson, Ron Vawter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1946-
  • 1925-2008
  • 1946-
  • 1966-
  • 1939-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Garnett, Tony
  • Robinson, Bruce
  • Newman, Paul
  • Schultz, Dwight
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Cusack, John
  • Dern, Laura
  • McGinley, John C
  • Bonnot, Françoise
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Lightmotive (Firm)
Runtime
126
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.)
  • Atomic bomb
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Groves, Leslie R
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Atomic bomb
Technique
live action
Label
Fat Man and Little Boy, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; a Lightmotive production ; produced by Tony Garnett ; directed by Roland Joffé ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffé ; story by Bruce Robinson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54315353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363225249
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fat Man and Little Boy, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; a Lightmotive production ; produced by Tony Garnett ; directed by Roland Joffé ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffé ; story by Bruce Robinson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54315353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363225249
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
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