skip to content
A night to remember Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A night to remember

Author: William MacQuittyEric AmblerRoy BakerKenneth MoreRonald AllenAll authors
Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2012]
Series: Criterion collection, 7.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Two DVD special edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In his unforgettable rendering of Walter Lord's book of the same name, the acclaimed British director Roy Ward Baker depicts with sensitivity, awe, and a fine sense of tragedy the Titanic's final hours. Featuring remarkably restrained performances, A Night To Remember is cinema's subtlest, finest dramatization of this monumental twentieth-century catastrophe.
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
Disaster films
Historical films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Walter Lord
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William MacQuitty; Eric Ambler; Roy Baker; Kenneth More; Ronald Allen; Robert Ayres; Honor Blackman; Anthony Bushell; John Cairney; Michael Goodliffe; Kenneth Griffith; Frank Lawton; Richard Leech; David McCallum; Alec McCowen; John Merivale; Ralph Michael; Laurence Naismith; George Rose; Joseph Tomelty; Patrick Waddington; Jack Watling; William Alwyn; Geoffrey Unsworth; Sidney Hayers; Walter Lord; Rank Organisation,; Criterion Collection (Firm),
ISBN: 9781604655698 1604655690
OCLC Number: 776712597
Language Note: English dialogue; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: From the book by Walter Lord.
Originally produced in 1958.
Special features: new high-definition restoration; audio commentary by Don Lynch and Ken Marschall; the making of "A night to remember" (1993), a sixty-minute documentary; archival interview with Titanic survivor Eva Hart; En natt att minas, a half-hour Swedish documentary from 1962; The iceberg that sank the Titanic, a fifty-minute BBC documentary (2006); trailer; a booklet featuring an essay by film critic Michael Sragow.
Credits: Music by William Alwyn ; director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Sidney Hayers.
Cast: Kenneth More, Ronald Allen, Robert Ayres, Honor Blackman, Anthony Bushell, John Cairney, Jill Dixon, Jane Downs, James Dyrenforth, Michael Goodliffe, Kenneth Griffith, Harriette Johns, Frank Lawton, Richard Leech, David McCallum, Alec McCowen, Tucker McGuire, John Merivale, Ralph Michael, Laurence Naismith, Russell Napier, Redmond Phillips, George Rose, Joseph Tomelty, Patrick Waddington, Jack Watling.
Description: 2 videodiscs (123 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet ([20] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Details: DVD, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; PCM mono, NTSC region 1.
Contents: Disc 1. A veritable floating city --
Three degrees of separation --
Garters with pink, frilly bows --
Ice warnings --
Keep their eyes skinned --
Making the rounds --
People first, things second --
Bedtime --
Iceberg dead ahead --
I think she's badly damaged --
She's going to sink --
The crew prepares --
SOS, that new call --
The Carpathia on the move --
Women and children --
In the same boat --
Discontent in all quarters --
Listing ship, rising water --
All roads lead to Rome --
Good-bye, my son --
Holding back steerage --
My lucky pig --
We are the Titanic sinking --
Newlyweds, a yachtsman, and a drunk --
Together till the end --
Save yourselves --
Is there no one else? --
The Carpathia to the rescue --
Shots in the dark --
Two lifeboats left --
Every man for himself --
Abandoning the ship --
Nearer, my God, to thee --
Fighting to survive --
The final descent --
C'mon, girls. Row! --
Lightoller takes command --
The Carpathia at last --
Seven hundred and five saved, fifteen hundred lost --
Commentary / Don Lynch, Ken Marschall --
Trailer. Disc 2. The making of A night to remember [1993 60-minute documentary featuring producer William MacQuitty's rare behind-the-scenes footage] --
Eva Hart : survivor --
En natt att minnas [1962 30-minute Swedish documentary featuring interviews with Titanic survivors] --
The iceberg that sank the Titanic [2006 50-minute BBC documentary].
Series Title: Criterion collection, 7.
Other Titles: Night to remember (Motion picture : 1958)
Responsibility: the Rank Organisation presents ; a William MacQuitty production ; screenplay by Eric Ambler ; produced by William MacQuitty ; directed by Roy Baker.

Abstract:

In his unforgettable rendering of Walter Lord's book of the same name, the acclaimed British director Roy Ward Baker depicts with sensitivity, awe, and a fine sense of tragedy the Titanic's final hours. Featuring remarkably restrained performances, A Night To Remember is cinema's subtlest, finest dramatization of this monumental twentieth-century catastrophe.

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


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/776712597> # A night to remember
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
   library:oclcnum "776712597" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Place/irvington_ny> ; # Irvington, NY
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#CreativeWork/night_to_remember> ; # Night to remember.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1116638> ; # Shipwrecks
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Person/lord_walter_1917_2002> ; # Walter Lord
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111634> ; # Shipwrecks--North Atlantic Ocean
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1009346> ; # Marine accidents
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242477> ; # North Atlantic Ocean
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Organization/titanic_steamship> ; # Titanic (Steamship)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Topic/ocean_liners_accidents_north_atlantic_ocean> ; # Ocean liners--Accidents--North Atlantic Ocean
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Topic/marine_accidents_north_atlantic_ocean> ; # Marine accidents--North Atlantic Ocean
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/264840228> ; # Titanic (Steamship)
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/22234532> ; # Walter Lord
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/91615546> ; # Kenneth Griffith
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71603345> ; # Frank Lawton
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/22347590> ; # Laurence Naismith
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/3997322> ; # Richard Leech
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85145399> ; # Alec McCowen
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32242745> ; # John Cairney
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/130192164> ; # George Rose
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/61297059> ; # Patrick Waddington
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/76516372> ; # Michael Goodliffe
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85939825> ; # Ralph Michael
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/17406836> ; # Honor Blackman
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10369247> ; # Joseph Tomelty
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29859387> ; # John Merivale
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51894875> ; # Kenneth More
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12514256> ; # Ronald Allen
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/90670590> ; # David McCallum
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24793691> ; # Anthony Bushell
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/233192058> ; # Robert Ayres
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/27267163> ; # Jack Watling
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/109392348> ; # Eric Ambler
   schema:bookEdition "Two DVD special ed." ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/61742565> ; # Geoffrey Unsworth
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/1145857762023020847> ; # William Alwyn
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/151411015> ; # Rank Organisation,
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/64191900> ; # Sidney Hayers
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Person/lord_walter_1917_2002> ; # Walter Lord
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "In his unforgettable rendering of Walter Lord's book of the same name, the acclaimed British director Roy Ward Baker depicts with sensitivity, awe, and a fine sense of tragedy the Titanic's final hours. Featuring remarkably restrained performances, A Night To Remember is cinema's subtlest, finest dramatization of this monumental twentieth-century catastrophe."@en ;
   schema:description "Disc 2. The making of A night to remember [1993 60-minute documentary featuring producer William MacQuitty's rare behind-the-scenes footage] -- Eva Hart : survivor -- En natt att minnas [1962 30-minute Swedish documentary featuring interviews with Titanic survivors] -- The iceberg that sank the Titanic [2006 50-minute BBC documentary]."@en ;
   schema:description "Disc 1. A veritable floating city -- Three degrees of separation -- Garters with pink, frilly bows -- Ice warnings -- Keep their eyes skinned -- Making the rounds -- People first, things second -- Bedtime -- Iceberg dead ahead -- I think she's badly damaged -- She's going to sink -- The crew prepares -- SOS, that new call -- The Carpathia on the move -- Women and children -- In the same boat -- Discontent in all quarters -- Listing ship, rising water -- All roads lead to Rome -- Good-bye, my son -- Holding back steerage -- My lucky pig -- We are the Titanic sinking -- Newlyweds, a yachtsman, and a drunk -- Together till the end -- Save yourselves -- Is there no one else? -- The Carpathia to the rescue -- Shots in the dark -- Two lifeboats left -- Every man for himself -- Abandoning the ship -- Nearer, my God, to thee -- Fighting to survive -- The final descent -- C'mon, girls. Row! -- Lightoller takes command -- The Carpathia at last -- Seven hundred and five saved, fifteen hundred lost -- Commentary / Don Lynch, Ken Marschall -- Trailer."@en ;
   schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/40314259> ; # Roy Baker
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/55151941> ; # Night to remember (Motion picture : 1958)
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:genre "Historical films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Disaster films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Series/criterion_collection> ; # Criterion collection ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Series/the_criterion_collection> ; # The Criterion collection ;
   schema:name "A night to remember"@en ;
   schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/72197080> ; # William MacQuitty
   schema:productID "776712597" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/776712597#PublicationEvent/irvington_ny_criterion_collection_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/158590105> ; # Criterion Collection (Firm),
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Agent/criterion_collection> ; # Criterion Collection
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781604655698> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/776712597> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Agent/criterion_collection> # Criterion Collection
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Criterion Collection" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Person/lord_walter_1917_2002> # Walter Lord
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1917" ;
   schema:deathDate "2002" ;
   schema:familyName "Lord" ;
   schema:givenName "Walter" ;
   schema:name "Walter Lord" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Series/criterion_collection> # Criterion collection ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/776712597> ; # A night to remember
   schema:name "Criterion collection ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Series/the_criterion_collection> # The Criterion collection ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/776712597> ; # A night to remember
   schema:name "The Criterion collection ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55151941#Topic/ocean_liners_accidents_north_atlantic_ocean> # Ocean liners--Accidents--North Atlantic Ocean
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85093891> ;
   schema:name "Ocean liners--Accidents--North Atlantic Ocean"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111634> # Shipwrecks--North Atlantic Ocean
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Shipwrecks--North Atlantic Ocean"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1009346> # Marine accidents
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Marine accidents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1116638> # Shipwrecks
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Shipwrecks"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242477> # North Atlantic Ocean
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "North Atlantic Ocean" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10369247> # Joseph Tomelty
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1910" ;
   schema:deathDate "1995" ;
   schema:familyName "Tomelty" ;
   schema:givenName "Joseph" ;
   schema:name "Joseph Tomelty" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109392348> # Eric Ambler
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1909" ;
   schema:deathDate "1998" ;
   schema:familyName "Ambler" ;
   schema:givenName "Eric" ;
   schema:name "Eric Ambler" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/1145857762023020847> # William Alwyn
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1905" ;
   schema:deathDate "1985" ;
   schema:familyName "Alwyn" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William Alwyn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12514256> # Ronald Allen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:deathDate "1991" ;
   schema:familyName "Allen" ;
   schema:givenName "Ronald" ;
   schema:name "Ronald Allen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130192164> # George Rose
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1920" ;
   schema:deathDate "1988" ;
   schema:familyName "Rose" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Rose" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/151411015> # Rank Organisation,
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Rank Organisation," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/158590105> # Criterion Collection (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Criterion Collection (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17406836> # Honor Blackman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1925" ;
   schema:familyName "Blackman" ;
   schema:givenName "Honor" ;
   schema:name "Honor Blackman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22234532> # Walter Lord
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1917" ;
   schema:deathDate "2002" ;
   schema:familyName "Lord" ;
   schema:givenName "Walter" ;
   schema:name "Walter Lord" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22347590> # Laurence Naismith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1908" ;
   schema:deathDate "1992" ;
   schema:familyName "Naismith" ;
   schema:givenName "Laurence" ;
   schema:name "Laurence Naismith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/233192058> # Robert Ayres
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "1968" ;
   schema:familyName "Ayres" ;
   schema:givenName "Robert" ;
   schema:name "Robert Ayres" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24793691> # Anthony Bushell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1904" ;
   schema:deathDate "1997" ;
   schema:familyName "Bushell" ;
   schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
   schema:name "Anthony Bushell" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/264840228> # Titanic (Steamship)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Titanic (Steamship)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27267163> # Jack Watling
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1923" ;
   schema:deathDate "2001" ;
   schema:familyName "Watling" ;
   schema:givenName "Jack" ;
   schema:name "Jack Watling" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29859387> # John Merivale
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1917" ;
   schema:deathDate "1990" ;
   schema:familyName "Merivale" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Merivale" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32242745> # John Cairney
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:familyName "Cairney" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Cairney" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/3997322> # Richard Leech
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1922" ;
   schema:deathDate "2004" ;
   schema:familyName "Leech" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Leech" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/40314259> # Roy Baker
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Baker" ;
   schema:givenName "Roy" ;
   schema:name "Roy Baker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51894875> # Kenneth More
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "1982" ;
   schema:familyName "More" ;
   schema:givenName "Kenneth" ;
   schema:name "Kenneth More" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61297059> # Patrick Waddington
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1901" ;
   schema:deathDate "1987" ;
   schema:familyName "Waddington" ;
   schema:givenName "Patrick" ;
   schema:name "Patrick Waddington" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61742565> # Geoffrey Unsworth
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "1978" ;
   schema:familyName "Unsworth" ;
   schema:givenName "Geoffrey" ;
   schema:name "Geoffrey Unsworth" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64191900> # Sidney Hayers
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1921" ;
   schema:deathDate "2000" ;
   schema:familyName "Hayers" ;
   schema:givenName "Sidney" ;
   schema:name "Sidney Hayers" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71603345> # Frank Lawton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1904" ;
   schema:deathDate "1969" ;
   schema:familyName "Lawton" ;
   schema:givenName "Frank" ;
   schema:name "Frank Lawton" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/72197080> # William MacQuitty
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "MacQuitty" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William MacQuitty" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76516372> # Michael Goodliffe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "1976" ;
   schema:familyName "Goodliffe" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Goodliffe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85145399> # Alec McCowen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "McCowen" ;
   schema:givenName "Alec" ;
   schema:name "Alec McCowen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85939825> # Ralph Michael
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1907" ;
   schema:deathDate "1994" ;
   schema:familyName "Michael" ;
   schema:givenName "Ralph" ;
   schema:name "Ralph Michael" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90670590> # David McCallum
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1933" ;
   schema:familyName "McCallum" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David McCallum" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91615546> # Kenneth Griffith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1921" ;
   schema:deathDate "2006" ;
   schema:familyName "Griffith" ;
   schema:givenName "Kenneth" ;
   schema:name "Kenneth Griffith" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/55151941> # Night to remember (Motion picture : 1958)
   schema:name "Night to remember (Motion picture : 1958)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781604655698>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1604655690" ;
   schema:isbn "9781604655698" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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