The Resource Sullivan's travels, Janus Films ; a Paramount Picture ; associate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges

Sullivan's travels, Janus Films ; a Paramount Picture ; associate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges

Label
Sullivan's travels
Title
Sullivan's travels
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; a Paramount Picture ; associate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Title variation
Preston Sturges' Sullivan's travels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery-- that what the downtrodden need most is laughter
Member of
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1990 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seitz ; editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Leo Shuken and Charles Bradshaw ; costume designer, Edith Head
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.A3
LC item number
S853
PerformerNote
Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest, Margaret Hayes, Porter Hall, Franklin Pangborn, Eric Blore, Robert Greig, Georges Renavent, Harry Rosenthal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1968
  • 1905-1990
  • 1878-1965
  • 1916-1977
  • 1888-1953
  • 1889-1958
  • 1887-1959
  • 1879-1958
  • 1906-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Paul
  • Sturges, Preston
  • McCrea, Joel
  • Lake, Veronica
  • Warwick, Robert
  • Hayes, Margaret
  • Hall, Porter
  • Pangborn, Franklyn
  • Blore, Eric
  • Greig, Robert
  • Shuken, Leo
  • Head, Edith
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Tramps
  • United States
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sullivan's travels, Janus Films ; a Paramount Picture ; associate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean -- Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer (76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series) -- interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges -- Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges -- archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king -- storyboards and blueprints -- production stills archive -- scrapbook of original publicity materials -- original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm47830416
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Governing access note
Performance rights: HOME: home use only
Isbn
9781559409193
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 715515012126
  • 71551502126
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47830416
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sullivan's travels, Janus Films ; a Paramount Picture ; associate producer, Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Noah Baumbach, Kenneth Bowser, Christopher Guest, and Michael McKean -- Preston Sturges: the rise and fall of an American dreamer (76-minute documentary made by Kenneth Bowser for PBS's American masters series) -- interview with Preston Sturges' widow Sandy Sturges -- Hedda Hopper interview with Preston Sturges -- archival audio recordings of Sturges singing his original composition My love and reciting the poem If I were king -- storyboards and blueprints -- production stills archive -- scrapbook of original publicity materials -- original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm47830416
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Governing access note
Performance rights: HOME: home use only
Isbn
9781559409193
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 715515012126
  • 71551502126
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1572D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47830416
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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