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The prodigal

Author: Richard ThorpeCharles SchneeMaurice ZimmJoe Breen, Jr.Samuel James LarsenAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Series: Cult camp classic.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young Hebrew named Micah, unsatisfied with his father's rural life, demands his inheritance so he can try his luck in the city. Once in Damascus, he falls under the spell of a beautiful pagan priestess who induces him to squander his money and betray his faith. Only after many trials and tribulations does Micah recover his senses and return home to his forgiving father.
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Genre/Form: Bible films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Religious films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Thorpe; Charles Schnee; Maurice Zimm; Joe Breen, Jr.; Samuel James Larsen; Lana Turner; Edmund Purdom; Louis Calhern; Audrey Dalton; Neville Brand; Taina Elg; Joseph Wiseman; James Mitchell; Walter Hampden; Francis L Sullivan; Sandy Descher; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Turner Entertainment Co.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419850377 9781419850370
OCLC Number: 123378039
Language Note: English dialogue with optional English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Notes: "In Cinemascope."
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Special features: Commentary by film historian Dr. Drew Casper; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Music, Bronislau Kaper ; director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; editing, Harold F. Kress.
Cast: Lana Turner, Edmund Purdom, Louis Calhern, Audrey Dalton, Neville Brand, Taina Elg, Joseph Wiseman, James Mitchell, Walter Hampden, Francis L. Sullivan, Sandra Descher.
Target Audience: Not rated by MPAA.
Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., surround., dual-layer.
Series Title: Cult camp classic.
Other Titles: Bible.
Responsibility: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Maurice Zimm ; adaptation from the Bible story by Joe Breen, Jr. and Samuel James Larsen ; produced by Charles Schnee ; directed by Richard Thorpe.

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A young Hebrew named Micah, unsatisfied with his father's rural life, demands his inheritance so he can try his luck in the city. Once in Damascus, he falls under the spell of a beautiful pagan priestess who induces him to squander his money and betray his faith. Only after many trials and tribulations does Micah recover his senses and return home to his forgiving father.

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