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The shoes of the fisherman / [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Englund ; screenplay by John Patrick and James Kennaway ; directed by Michael Anderson.

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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

Films of faith collection
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD SHOES (Text) 79361000048723 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD DRAMA SHO (Text) 34304000104022 Adult - DVD Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville DVD Sho (Text) 32604020137314 DCTPLD AD FIC DVD Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD SHO (Text) 36626103183810 AV Entertainment DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD SHOES (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020967442 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) DRA SHO (Text) 30032001611422 DVD DRAMA Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 079074614X
  • ISBN: 9780790746142
  • ISBN: 1419824678 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781419824678 (set)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment : [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Morris L. West.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
Series from box.
Recorded in Dolby digital surround 5.1 (English) and Dolby digital stereo (French).
"Presented in a 'letterbox' widescreen format, preserving the 'scope' aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
"Dual layer format"--Container.
Special features: Vintage featurette, The shoes of the fisherman; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Erwin Hillier ; editor, Ernest Walter ; music, Alex North.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anthony Quinn, Oskar Werner, David Janssen, Vittorio De Sica, Leo McKern, Sir John Gielgud, Sir Laurence Olivier, Barbara Jefford, Rosemarie Dexter.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Filmed at the Studios of Cinecittá, Rome, Italy.
Summary, etc.:
All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G; bonus material not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Languages: English and French; subtitles: English, French, and Spanish; closed-captioned (except bonus material).
Awards Note:
Academy Award Nominations for Best Art Direction/Set Direction and Best Original Score; Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score; National Board of Review Awards for Best Picture and Best Supporting Actor (McKern).
Subject: Popes > Drama.
Popes > Election > Drama.
Catholic Church > Political activity > Drama.
Papas (Eclesiásticos) > Teatro.
Papas (Eclesiásticos) > Elección > Teatro.
Iglesia Católica > Actividades políticas > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Religious films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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