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The old man and the sea

Author: John SturgesLeland HaywardPeter ViertelSpencer TracyFelipe PazosAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2000, ©1958.
Series: Warner Bros. classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An aging Cuban fisherman, alone in a small skiff, catches a magnificent marlin and must defy the sea, marauding sharks, and his own flagging strength to bring his great catch home.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Sturges; Leland Hayward; Peter Viertel; Spencer Tracy; Felipe Pazos; Harry Bellaver; Art Loel; Edward Carrere; Dimitri Tiomkin; James Wong Howe; Floyd Crosby; Lamar Boren; Arthur Schmidt; Ernest Hemingway; Warner Bros.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790732815 9780790732817
OCLC Number: 46812914
Language Note: English or French language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Standard screen format on side A, widescreen format on side B.
Based on the book by Ernest Hemingway.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Source of information: disc container and screen.
"This film has been modified as follows from its original version. It has been formatted to fit your screen" -- Container.
Special features: Interactive menus ; scene access ; theatrical trailer ; Hemingway : the legend and the sea, behind-the-scenes documentary.
Credits: Art directors, Art Loel, Edward Carrere; music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin; cinematographer, James Wong Howe; additional photography, Floyd Crosby, Tom Tutwiler; underwater photography, Lamar Boren; editor, Arthur P. Schmidt.
Cast: Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver.
Awards: Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winning story.
Target Audience: Not rated by MPAA.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Special features: English and French subtitles ; interactive menus, scene access ; theatrical trailer, behind-the-scenes documentary: Hemingway: the legend and the sea.
Series Title: Warner Bros. classics.
Other Titles: Old man and the sea (Motion picture:1958)
Ernest Hemingway's The old man and the sea
Responsibility: Warner Home Video; directed by John Sturges ; produced by Leland Hayward ; screenplay by Peter Viertel ; a Leland Hayward Production ; a Warner Bros. presentation.

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An aging Cuban fisherman, alone in a small skiff, catches a magnificent marlin and must defy the sea, marauding sharks, and his own flagging strength to bring his great catch home.

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