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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville DVD FIC JOE (Text) 37323005182087 DVD Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton DVD Movie Joe (Text) 30890000500403 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library DVD Ent J (Text) 70741000149672 DVD Entertainment Available -
 Funding Source: Gift

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 82, 88 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Distributed by Digiview Entertainment, [©2006]

Content descriptions

General Note: The Lou Gehrig story was originally titled: Climax! : the Lou Gehrig story.
Originally produced as motion pictures in 1953 (The Joe Louis story) and 1956 (The Lou Gehrig story).
Title from container.
Formatted Contents Note: Joe Louis story (ca. 82 min.) -- Lou Gehrig story (88 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note: The Lou Gehrig story / director, Allen Reisner, producer, Edgar Peterson.
The Joe Louis story / director, Robert Gordon ; producer, Stirling Silliphant ; screenplay, Robert Sylvester; director of photography, Joseph Brun ; music composer and conductor George Bassman.
Participant or Performer Note: The Lou Gehrig Story stars Wendell Corey, Jean Hagen, Harry Carey, Jr., James Gregory.
The Joe Louis Story stars Coley Wallace, Hilda Simms, Paul Stewart, James Edwards, John Marley.
Summary, etc.: Two biographical sports films. The Joe Louis story is the story of a boy who traded his violin for a pair of boxing gloves and went on to become the world's heavyweight champion. Includes original fight footage. The Lou Gehrig story is the story of the great baseball player chiefly remembered for his prowess as a hitter, his consecutive games-played record and its subsequent longevity, and the pathos of his farewell from baseball at age 36, when he was stricken with a fatal neurological disease.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, compatible with all DVD players, stereo sound.
Subject: Baseball Drama
Boxing Drama
Gehrig, Lou 1903-1941 Drama
Louis, Joe 1914-1981 Drama
Genre: Biographical films.
Sports films.
Feature films.
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