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Dr. Strangelove : or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb / Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Peter George & Terry Southern ; produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick.

Sellers, Peter, 1925-1980 (Added Author). Scott, George C., 1927-1999 (Added Author). Hayden, Sterling, 1916-1986 (Added Author). Wynn, Keenan, 1916-1986 (Added Author). Pickens, Slim. (Added Author). Reed, Tracy. (Added Author). Kubrick, Stanley. (Added Author). George, Peter, 1924-1966 Red alert. (Added Author). Southern, Terry. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown ADVD DR. (Text) 79361000098290 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton DVD Movie Dr. (Text) 30890000613354 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -
Rochester Library DVD COMEDY DR (Text) 33187004066086 Digital Video Disc - R Reshelving -
 : 43759, 43760 [ mh 2016-06-28 @ FCPLR ]
Seymour Main Library DVD FIC DR. STRANG (Text) 37500004369142 New Items Checked out 10/16/2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681431710
  • ISBN: 1681431718
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (95 min.) ; sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 2 DVD Special edition.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Criterion Collection Inc., [2016].

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the book "Red Alert" by Peter George.
A videodisc release of the 1963 motion picture by Columbia Pictures.
Special features: New interviews with Stanely Kubrick scholars Mick Broderick and Rodney Hill; archivist Richard Daniels; cinematographer and camera innovator Joe Dunton; camera operator Kelvin Pike; and David George, son of Peter George, on whose novel Red alert the film is based; Excerpts from a 1966 audio interview with Kubrick, conducted by physicist and author Jeremy; Four short documentaries, about the making of the film, the sociopolitical climate of the period, the work of actor Peter Sellers, and the aritstry of Kubrick; Interviews from 1963 with Sellers and actor George C. Scott; Excerpt from a 1980 interview with Sellers from NBC's Today show; Trailers; Plus: an essay by scholar David Bromwich and a 1994 article by screenwriter Terry Southern on the making of the film.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producer and director, Stanley Kubrick ; screenplay, Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; music, Laurie Johnson ; photography, Gilbert Taylor.
Participant or Performer Note: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens, Tracy Reed.
Summary, etc.: A satire in which the President and his military advisors struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union.
Target Audience Note: [MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, some violence, sexual humor, and mild language].
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural; 5.1 surround.
Language Note: English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: George, Peter, 1924-1966 > Film adaptations.
Cold War > Drama.
Nuclear warfare > Drama.
United States > Foreign relations > Soviet Union > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.

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