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The boy with green hair

Author: Joseph LoseyStephen AmesBen BarzmanAlfred Lewis LevittBetsy BeatonAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles : Distributed by Terra Entertainment, [2004?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young child sits quietly at the police station, unwilling to answer questions about himself or how he lost his hair. But when he finds out that his parents are killed in an air raid, his hair turns green. While the townspeople label him as an outcast, fellow war orphans stand behind him, encouraging Peter to turn his green hair into a symbol of the futility of war.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Losey; Stephen Ames; Ben Barzman; Alfred Lewis Levitt; Betsy Beaton; Dean Stockwell; Robert Ryan; Pat O'Brien; Barbara Hale; Leigh Harline; RKO Radio Pictures.; Terra Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1932321314 9781932321319
OCLC Number: 54791021
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948.
Credits: Director of photography, George Barnes ; editor, Frank Doyle ; music, Leigh Harline.
Cast: Dean Stockwell, Robert Ryan, Pat O'Brien, Barbara Hale.
Description: 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: RKO Radio Pictures ; a Dore Schary presentation ; screen play by Ben Barzman and Alfred Lewis Levitt ; story by Betsy Beaton ; produced by Stephen Ames ; directed by Joseph Losey.

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A young child sits quietly at the police station, unwilling to answer questions about himself or how he lost his hair. But when he finds out that his parents are killed in an air raid, his hair turns green. While the townspeople label him as an outcast, fellow war orphans stand behind him, encouraging Peter to turn his green hair into a symbol of the futility of war.

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