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The Resource 1776, Columbia Pictures presents a Jack L. Warner production ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards, (DVD)

1776, Columbia Pictures presents a Jack L. Warner production ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards, (DVD)

Label
1776
Title
1776
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Jack L. Warner production ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards
Title variation
Seventeen seventy six
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
1776 is a musical celebration of the founding of The United States of America. The story centers around familiar historical characters as they organize a movement for independence from Mother England. All events lead up to that most significant date, July 4, 1776, when the Declaration of Independence was signed
Cataloging source
HHD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
1776 (Motion picture : 1972)
Credits note
Director of photography, Harry Stradling, Jr. ; supervising film editor, William Ziegler ; film editor, Florence Williamson ; orchestrations, Eddie Sauter ; dance music arranged by Peter Howard ; choreography, Onna White ; costumes, Patricia Zipprodt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG, for language
Language note
English soundtrack; optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • E208
  • PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
  • .A18 2002
  • .S48 2002
  • S48 2001
PerformerNote
Starring William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard, Donald Madden ; John Cullum, Roy Poole, David Ford, Ron Holgate, Ray Middleton, William Hansen ; Blythe Danner, Virginia Vestoff ; Emory Bass, Howard Caine, William Duell, Ralston Hill, Patrick Hines, Daniel Keyes, Leo Leydon, Joanthan Moore, John Myhers, Stephen Nathan, James Noble, Rex Robbins, Charles Rule
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1978,
  • 1930-2003,
  • 1927-
  • 1909-1986,
  • 1944-2016,
  • 1933-1983,
  • 1930-
  • 1924-1986,
  • 1925-1983,
  • 1911-1975,
  • 1925-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Stone, Peter
  • Hunt, Peter H.,
  • Daniels, William
  • Da Silva, Howard
  • Howard, Ken
  • Danner, Blythe,
  • Vestoff, Virginia,
  • Madden, Donald
  • Cullum, John
  • Poole, Roy
  • Ford, David
  • Holgate, Ron,
  • Middleton, Ray,
  • Hansen, William
  • Stradling, Harry
  • Edwards, Sherman
  • Ostrow, Stuart
  • Columbia Pictures Industries
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
166
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stone, Peter
  • Adams, John
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • United States.
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
1776, Columbia Pictures presents a Jack L. Warner production ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Book by Peter Stone. Based on the musical play "1776" produced on the New York stage by Stuart Ostrow
  • Film version originally released in 1972
  • "© Copyright 1972 by Jack L. Warner and Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc."--Opening credits
  • The DVD "restored" version runs ca. 166 minutes-- longer than the theatrical release cut, yet shorter than the laserdisc "restored" version
  • Special features: commentary with director Peter Hunt and writer Peter Stone, screen tests, trailer from the film and other trailers, production notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writer's block
  • Mrs. Jefferson arrives
  • "Till then"
  • Reintroducing themselves
  • "He plays the violin"
  • Congregational committees
  • "Cool considerate men"
  • "Mama, look sharp"
  • Reading the declaration
  • "The egg"
  • Mr. Adams
  • Alterations, deletions, amendments
  • Slavery
  • "Molasses to rum"
  • Abigail's advice
  • "Yours, yours, yours"
  • "Is anybody there?"
  • Vote on independence
  • "The resolution is adopted"
  • July 4 : let freedom ring
  • "Sit down, John"
  • "Piddle, twiddle & resolve"
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • "The Lees of old Virginia"
  • Congress now in session
  • Declaration committee
  • "But, Mr. Adams"
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version, restored director's cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 166 min.)
Isbn
9780767860321
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396058910
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05891
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50857182
  • (OCoLC)50857182
  • 1497820
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital 5.1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
1776, Columbia Pictures presents a Jack L. Warner production ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Book by Peter Stone. Based on the musical play "1776" produced on the New York stage by Stuart Ostrow
  • Film version originally released in 1972
  • "© Copyright 1972 by Jack L. Warner and Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc."--Opening credits
  • The DVD "restored" version runs ca. 166 minutes-- longer than the theatrical release cut, yet shorter than the laserdisc "restored" version
  • Special features: commentary with director Peter Hunt and writer Peter Stone, screen tests, trailer from the film and other trailers, production notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writer's block
  • Mrs. Jefferson arrives
  • "Till then"
  • Reintroducing themselves
  • "He plays the violin"
  • Congregational committees
  • "Cool considerate men"
  • "Mama, look sharp"
  • Reading the declaration
  • "The egg"
  • Mr. Adams
  • Alterations, deletions, amendments
  • Slavery
  • "Molasses to rum"
  • Abigail's advice
  • "Yours, yours, yours"
  • "Is anybody there?"
  • Vote on independence
  • "The resolution is adopted"
  • July 4 : let freedom ring
  • "Sit down, John"
  • "Piddle, twiddle & resolve"
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • "The Lees of old Virginia"
  • Congress now in session
  • Declaration committee
  • "But, Mr. Adams"
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version, restored director's cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 166 min.)
Isbn
9780767860321
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396058910
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05891
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50857182
  • (OCoLC)50857182
  • 1497820
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital 5.1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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