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Title Ship of fools / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kramer production.

Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, [1965]


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD SHIP    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD SHI    DUE 08-22-22
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  CLASSIC DVD SHI    Check Shelf
Edition Full screen version.
Description 1 videodisc (149 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book by Katherine Anne Porter.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965.
Special features: scene selection; trailers.
Credits Music, Ernest Gold ; screenplay, Abby Mann ; producer/director, Stanley Kramer.
Cast Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, Jose Greco, Michael Dunn, Charles Korvin, Heinz Ruehmann.
Summary In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital; remastered in High Definition.
Awards Nominated for eight Academy Awards in 1965, including best picture, best actor, best actress and best screenplay adaptation.
Language In English with English, French or Japanese subtitled versions.
Note GMD: DVD.
Subject Ocean travel -- Drama.
Passenger ships -- Drama.
Feature films.
Added Author Leigh, Vivien, 1913-1967.
Signoret, Simone, 1921-1985.
Ferrer, José, 1912-1992.
Marvin, Lee.
Werner, Oskar, 1922-1984.
Ashley, Elizabeth, 1939-
Segal, George.
Greco, José.
Dunn, Michael, 1934-1973.
Korvin, Charles.
Rühmann, Heinz, 1902-1994.
Gold, Ernest, 1921-1999.
Mann, Abby.
Kramer, Stanley.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Ship of fools.
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1404911022
Standard No. 043396106321
Music No. 10632 Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment
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