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The Resource The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents ; an Allied Artists film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents ; an Allied Artists film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Label
The man who would be king
Title
The man who would be king
Statement of responsibility
Emanuel L. Wolf presents ; an Allied Artists film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston
Title variation
  • Rudyard Kipling's The man who would be king
  • Emanuel L. Wolf presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Related
Cataloging source
ION
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Russell Lloyd ; music composed and conducted by Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R749 1997
PerformerNote
Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer, Saeed Jaffrey, Doghmi Larbi, Shakira Caine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • d. 1981
  • 1925-1992
  • 1929-
  • 1947-
  • 1930-1992
  • 1915-
  • 1916-2008
  • 1865-1936
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolf, Emanuel L
  • Huston, John
  • Hill, Gladys
  • Foreman, John
  • Connery, Sean
  • Caine, Michael
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Jaffrey, Saeed
  • Caine, Shakira
  • Larbi, Doghmi
  • Morris, Oswald
  • Lloyd, Russell
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Allied Artists Pictures Corporation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • British
  • Treasure troves
  • Nūristān (Afghanistan)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents ; an Allied Artists film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (2.35:1)
  • Based on the short story: The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features: cast & crew bios (Connery, Caine, Plummer, Jarre, Kipling, Hill, Huston); "Kipling's short story" (5 p.); "Freemasonry" (1 p.); "Almost a different movie" (1 p.); "Pronounced man and wife" (3 p.); "Together again" (1 p.); "On location" (4 p.); theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Call it magic" making-of featurette (c1975, 12 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Special features: Production notes -- Scene access -- 8 theatrical trailers -- Documentary: Call it magic: The making of "The man who would be king" -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm40140935
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790733036
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569085824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40140935
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents ; an Allied Artists film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (2.35:1)
  • Based on the short story: The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features: cast & crew bios (Connery, Caine, Plummer, Jarre, Kipling, Hill, Huston); "Kipling's short story" (5 p.); "Freemasonry" (1 p.); "Almost a different movie" (1 p.); "Pronounced man and wife" (3 p.); "Together again" (1 p.); "On location" (4 p.); theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Call it magic" making-of featurette (c1975, 12 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Special features: Production notes -- Scene access -- 8 theatrical trailers -- Documentary: Call it magic: The making of "The man who would be king" -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm40140935
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790733036
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569085824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40140935
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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