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The pride of the Yankees / [presented by] Samuel Goldwyn ; original story by Paul Gallico ; screenplay by Jo Swerling and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; directed by Sam Wood.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Special features: "The making of The pride of the Yankees" featurette; "The man behind the Iron Horse, what he left behind" featurette; "Always" the story behind the song featurette; "Lou Gehrig's Disease: the search for a cure" featurette; "Curt Schilling: legend on a legend" featurette.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Walter Brennan, Babe Ruth, Bill Dickey, Bob Meusel, Bill Stern, Veloz, Yolanda, Ray Noble and his Orchestra.
Summary, etc.:
Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This disc is copy protected.
Language Note:
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA, 1943: Oscar - Best Film Editing (Daniel Mandell)
Subject: Gehrig, Lou, 1903-1941 > Drama.
Baseball players > United States > Biography > Drama.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis > Drama.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American > Drama.
Jugadores de beísbol > Estados Unidos > Biografías > Teatro.
Enfermedades > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Sports films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Sports > Feature.
Biographical > Feature.
Family > Feature.
Feature films.
Biographical films.

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