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The Resource Boys Town, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by John Meehan and Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr

Boys Town, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by John Meehan and Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr

Label
Boys Town
Title
Boys Town
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by John Meehan and Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Father Flanagan, the founder of Boys Town, who battled for years to provide a home for boys society had tossed away. When a rebellious boy comes to stay, the Father must fight to save not only this self-destructive youth, but to save Boys Town itself
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 1939: Best actor.
  • Academy Awards, 1939: Best writing.
Cataloging source
ONW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Sidney Wagner ; film editor, Elmo Veron ; musical score, Edward Ward
Dewey number
362.73
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B66 1989
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton, Gene Reynolds
Runtime
94
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Boys Town, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by John Meehan and Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • From an original story by Dore Schary and Eleanore Griffin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1938
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 1 hr. 34 min.)
Isbn
9780792800965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
027616385130
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
M203851
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
ocm21202848
System details
VHS, hi-fi, Dolby processed
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Boys Town, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by John Meehan and Dore Schary ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • From an original story by Dore Schary and Eleanore Griffin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1938
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 1 hr. 34 min.)
Isbn
9780792800965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
027616385130
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
M203851
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
ocm21202848
System details
VHS, hi-fi, Dolby processed
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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