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Francis of Assisi / 20th Century Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; a Perseus production ; screenplay by Eugene Vale, James Forsyth and Jack Thomas ; produced by Plato A. Skouras ; directed by Michael Curtiz.

Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962 (Director). Skouras, Plato A. (Producer). Vale, Eugene. (Screenwriter). Forsyth, James. (Screenwriter). Thomas, Jack. (Screenwriter). Dillman, Bradford, 1930- (Actor). Hart, Dolores, 1938- (Actor). De Wohl, Louis, 1903-1961 (Added Author). Perseus Productions. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch DVD FRAN (Text) 39391006844656 DVD Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster DVD FRA Edu. (Text) 72436000089723 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the novel by Louis de Wohl
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
Special features : Movietone News : "Behind the scenes of Francis of Assisi" and "Mayor of San Francisco receives a statuette from Assisi, Italy."
Participant or Performer Note: Bradford Dillman, Dolores Hart, Stuart Whitman, Pedro Armendariz.
Summary, etc.: Francis Bernardone, son of a wealthy cloth merchant, after hearing the voice of Jesus speak to him, had a radical conversion from a worldly man of adventure to a life devoted to Christ lived in Gospel simplicity and service to the poor.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated
System Details Note: DVD, Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, region 1, Dolby Digital.
Language Note: English, Spanish, and French audio. Optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226 > Drama.
Christian saint > Italy > Assisi > Drama.
Assisi (Italy) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Religious films.
Biographical films.

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