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The man who saved Ben-Hur

Author: Joe ForteMelinda Ann FarrellJohn AlarmioRock HudsonElizabeth TaylorAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Cinema Libre Studio : Vision Films, [2016]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One man's quest to learn more about his 89 year old cousin, Johnny Alarimo, only to discover that Johnny spent a dazzling career behind the scenes in Hollywood's Golden Age of Film as an assistant director on Ben-Hur. Alarimo shows his private collection of set photographs, recounts the time he went to the Isle of Capri with Rock Hudson and shares fascinating stories and anecdotes about his close friends and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Biography
Named Person: Johnny Alarimo
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Forte; Melinda Ann Farrell; John Alarmio; Rock Hudson; Elizabeth Taylor; 1-Eyed Dog Productions,; Cinema Libre Studio,; Vision Films,
OCLC Number: 951633219
Language Note: English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed captioned.
Notes: Originally produced in 2015.
Special features: extended and deleted scenes.
Credits: Music, Chuck Greaf ; editor, Jorge Alarcon-Swaby, Joe Forte.
Performer(s): John Alarmio, Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor, Sandra Dee.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 0, widescreen (16 x 9, 1.78); Dolby stereo.
Other Titles: Wonderful, magical life of the man who saved Ben-Hur
Responsibility: Vision Films and 1-Eyed Dog Productions presents ; a film by Joe Forte ; produced by Melinda Ann Farrell and Joe Forte ; written and directed by Joe Forte.

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One man's quest to learn more about his 89 year old cousin, Johnny Alarimo, only to discover that Johnny spent a dazzling career behind the scenes in Hollywood's Golden Age of Film as an assistant director on Ben-Hur. Alarimo shows his private collection of set photographs, recounts the time he went to the Isle of Capri with Rock Hudson and shares fascinating stories and anecdotes about his close friends and confidantes Elizabeth Taylor and Sandra Dee.

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