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Paul Newman, the tribute collection. Exodus / Otto Preminger presents ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger ; a Carlyle Alpina production.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD DRAMA (Text) 30403001754563 DVD - Drama Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (208 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Leon Uris.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Released as part of the set titled Paul Newman, the tribute collection.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Ernest Gold ; director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; film editor, Louis R. Loeffler.
Participant or Performer Note:
Paul Newman, Eva Marie Saint, Ralph Richardson, Peter Lawford, Lee J. Cobb, Sal Mineo, John Derek, Hugh Griffith, Gregory Ratoff, Felix Aylmer, David Opatoshu, Jill Haworth.
Summary, etc.:
Dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Israel > History > 1948-1967 > Drama.
Palestine > History > 1917-1948 > Drama.
Haganah (Organization) > Drama.
Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi > Drama.
Exodus 1947 (Ship)
Holocaust survivors > Israel > Drama.
Zionists > Drama.
Genre: Adventure films.
Historical films.
War films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Action and adventure films.
Historical films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Adaptation > Feature.
Adventure > Feature.
Historical > Feature.
War > Feature.

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