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The Alamo / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; a Batjac Production ; produced and directed by John Wayne ; original screenplay by James Edward Grant.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

United Artists essential collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch DVD NR ALA (Text) 37516001908572 DVD Movie Shelf -- Adult Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 161 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, William H. Clothier ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Laurence Harvey, Frankie Avalon, Patrick Wayne, Richard Boone.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas.
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Language Note:
Dialogue in English, French and Spanish with optional subtitles in French and Spanish.
Subject: Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) > Siege, 1836 > Drama.
Cinema history and classics videos.
Genre: Feature films.
Historical films.

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