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Desire under the elms / Paramount Pictures presents; screenplay by Irwin Shaw ; produced by Don Hartman ; directed by Delbert Mann.

Ives, Burl, 1909-1995 (actor.). Loren, Sophia, 1934- (actor.). Perkins, Anthony, 1932-1992 (actor.). Mann, Delbert, 1920-2007 (film director.). Shaw, Irwin, 1913-1984 (author of screenplay.). O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 Desire under the elms, (author.). Paramount Pictures Corporation, (presenter,, publisher.). Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Burl Ives. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F DES (Text) 34330512989576 AV - Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792197305
  • ISBN: 9780792197300
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Video, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Based on the play by Eugene O'Neill.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music score, Elmer Bernstein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Burl Ives.
Summary, etc.:
Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen, enhanced for 16:9 TVs, region 1 NTSC; Dolby digital.
Language Note:
English mono. Closed-captioned. Includes French dubbed version.
Subject: Fathers and sons > 19th century > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > 19th century > Drama.
New England > Social life and customs > 19th century > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Feature films.

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