skip to content
A high wind in Jamaica Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A high wind in Jamaica

Author: Stanley MannRonald HarwoodDenis CannanJohn J CroydonAlexander MackendrickAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twientieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Feature films
Action and adventure films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Mann; Ronald Harwood; Denis Cannan; John J Croydon; Alexander Mackendrick; Anthony Quinn; James Coburn; Dennis Price; Lila Kedrova; Gert Fröbe; Nigel Davenport; Isabel Dean; Kenneth J Warren; Ben Carruthers; Viviane Ventura; Trader Faulkner; Douglas Slocombe; Larry Adler; Philip Martell; Christopher Logue; Mike LeRoy; Derek York; John Hoesli; John McCorry; Richard Arthur Warren Hughes; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Cinemascope (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 55505979
Language Note: English, Spanish or French soundtracks; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Disc is two-sided: widescreen format on one side, standard on the other.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965.
Based on the novel by Richard Hughes.
Credits: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; music composed by Larry Adler ; orchestra conducted by Philip Martell ; lyrics by Christopher Logue ; sung by Mike LeRoy ; editor, Derek York ; art direction, John Hoesli ; wardrobe supervisor, John McCorry.
Cast: Anthony Quinn, James Coburn, Dennis Price, Lila Kedrova, Gert Fröbe, Nigel Davenport, Isabel Dean, Kenneth J. Warren, Benito Carruthers, Viviane Ventura, Trader Faulkner, Kenji Takaki, Charles Hyatt, Brian Phelan, Charles Laurence, Dan Jackson, Deborah Baxter, Martin Amis, Roberta Tovey, Jeffrey Chandler, Karen Flack, Henry Beltran.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1, full screen (1.35:1) and anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentations.
Responsibility: Twientieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; screenplay by Stanley Mann, Ronald Harwood & Denis Cannan ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick.

Abstract:

Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55505979>
library:oclcnum"55505979"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Movie
rdf:typebgn:DVD
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
<http://viaf.org/viaf/262444202>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
<http://viaf.org/viaf/4931315>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1900"
schema:deathDate"1976"
schema:familyName"Hughes"
schema:givenName"Richard Arthur Warren"
schema:name"Hughes, Richard Arthur Warren, 1900-1976."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2003"
schema:description"Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/54667688>
schema:genre"Films for the hearing impaired"
schema:genre"Action and adventure films"
schema:genre"Drama"
schema:genre"Feature films"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"A high wind in Jamaica"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.