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Title Billy Budd [videorecording] / Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Peter Ustinov and DeWitt Bodeen ; produced and directed by Peter Ustinov.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  791.4372 B497 2007    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 123 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, letterbox widescreen presentation, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.
Language Closed-captioned.
Cast Robert Ryan, Peter Ustinov, Melvyn Douglas, Terence Stamp.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; film editor, Jack Harris; music composed by Antony Hopkins.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Based upon the play "Billy Budd" by Louis O. Coxe and Robert H. Chapman ; from the novel "Billy Budd, Foretopman" by Herman Melville.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused and tried of murdering the sadistic master-at-arms.
Note Special features: Commentary by Terence Stamp and filmmaker Steven Soderbergh; theatrical trailer.
Subject Sailors -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Good and evil -- Drama.
Sailors -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Homicide -- Drama.
Good and evil -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Adventure -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Adventure films.
Added Author Ustinov, Peter, 1921-2004.
Bodeen, DeWitt, 1908-1988.
Ryan, Robert, 1909-1973.
Douglas, Melvyn, 1901-1981.
Stamp, Terence.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891. Billy Budd.
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Title on container: Herman Melville's Billy Budd
ISBN 1419843109
Standard No. 085391108016
Music No. 110801 Warner Home Video
110804 Warner Home Video
Standard No. AU@ 000042243370

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