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The Longest day [videorecording] / produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; distributed by Twentieth Century Fox.

Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902- (Added Author). Annakin, Ken. (Added Author). Marton, Andrew, 1904- (Added Author). Wicki, Bernhard, 1919- (Added Author). Ryan, Cornelius. (Added Author). Wayne, John, 1907-1979 (Added Author). Fonda, Henry, 1905- (Added Author). Burton, Richard, 1925- (Added Author). Connery, Sean. (Added Author). Ferrer, Mel. (Added Author). Bourgoin, Jean, 1913- (Added Author). Wottitz, Walter. (Added Author). Beetley, Samuel E. (Added Author). Jarre, Maurice. (Added Author). Ryan, Cornelius. Longest day, June 6, 1944. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (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
Schricker Main Library WAR LON (Text) 30032001523627 DVD WAR Available -
Schricker Main Library WAR LON (Text) 30032001730099 BLU-RAY WAR Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 178 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2001.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1962 by Darryl F. Zanuck Productions and Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Based on the book by Cornelius Ryan.
D-Day 50th Anniversary original black and white version of the motion picture, including the original Movietone News announcement of the invasion and the original movie trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Photography, Jean Bourgoin, Walter Wottitz ; editor, Samuel E. Beetley ; music, Maurice Jarre.
Participant or Performer Note: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Richard Burton, Sean Connery, Robert Mitchum, Rod Steiger, Richard Todd, Red Buttons, Richard Beymer, Robert Ryan, Mel Ferrer.
Summary, etc.: Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France.
Target Audience Note: Rated G.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: English (5.0 surround, Dolby surround) or French (Dolby surround) language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > France > Normandy > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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