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Author: John PaxtonStanley KramerErnest GoldGregory PeckAva GardnerAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, ©2005.
Series: MGM DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out most of humanity, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film adaptations
Adaptations cinématographiques et télévisées
Teatro
Named Person: Nevil Shute; Nevil Shute; Nevil Shute
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Paxton; Stanley Kramer; Ernest Gold; Gregory Peck; Ava Gardner; Fred Astaire; Anthony Perkins; Donna Anderson; Nevil Shute; United Artists Corporation.; Lomitas Productions.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 9780792843610 0792843614
OCLC Number: 43844193
Language Note: Closed-captioned ; English or French ; French and Spanish language subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture by Lomitas Productions and released by United Artists in 1959.
Based on: On the beach / Nevil Shute.
Disc also includes the 1959 motion picture Pork Chop Hill.
Credits: Photography, Guiseppe Rotunno, Daniel Fapp; production design, Rudolph Sternad; music, Ernest Gold.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins, Donna Anderson.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, wide screen letterbox (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Series Title: MGM DVD.
Other Titles: Pork Chop Hill.
On the beach (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer.

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Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out most of humanity, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.

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