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Title Mister Roberts / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy.

Publication Info. Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 1998.


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Description 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Warner Bros. classics
Warner Bros. classics.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital.
Cast Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey.
Credits Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music composed and conducted by, Franz Waxman.
Note Videodisc release of the 1955 motion picture.
Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen.
Audience Not rated.
Note Special features: Audio commentary by Jack Lemmon ; Documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie's stars ; Excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film ; Production notes ; 9 theatrical trailers.
Summary A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain.
Language English or French dialogue with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Nugent, Frank S.
Logan, Joshua.
Ford, John, 1894-1973.
Hayward, Leland, 1902-1971.
LeRoy, Mervyn, 1900-1987.
Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
Powell, William, 1892-1984.
Lemmon, Jack.
Heggen, Thomas, 1919-1949. Mister Roberts.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Mr. Roberts
ISBN 0790738171
Standard No. 085391669227
Music No. 16692 Warner Home Video
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