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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, [200-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : 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: Feature films
Drama
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; RKO Radio Pictures.; Terra Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1932321020 9781932321029
OCLC Number: 56586902
Notes: Originally released 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 videocassette (82 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
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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