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The Resource The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)

The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)

Label
The man who would be king
Title
The man who would be king
Statement of responsibility
Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston
Title variation
Rudyard Kipling's The man who would be king
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Danny Dravot and Peachy Carnehan leave 19th century India and set out for the isolated, primitive land of Kafiristan, whose people haven't seen an outsider in hundreds of years. Peachy becomes lord of the kingdom's treasury, a huge chamber spilling over with limitless gold and priceless rare jewels. Danny is first crowned king, then, declared a god
Related
Cataloging source
ION
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Maurice Jarre ; editing, Russell Lloyd ; director of photography, Oswald Morris
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • English language with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer, Saeed Jaffrey, Doghmi Larbi, Shakira Caine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1925-1992
  • 1916-1981
  • 1865-1936
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Foreman, John
  • Hill, Gladys
  • Connery, Sean
  • Caine, Michael
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Allied Artists Pictures Corporation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Treasure-trove
  • British
  • Nūristān (Afghanistan)
  • Imperialism
  • Adventure films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; production notes ; scene access ; 8 theatrical trailers ; documentary, Call it magic : the making of The man who would be king
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm40140935
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790733036
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd. col.;
Publisher number
858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AEX-9466
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The man who would be king, Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; production notes ; scene access ; 8 theatrical trailers ; documentary, Call it magic : the making of The man who would be king
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm40140935
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790733036
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd. col.;
Publisher number
858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AEX-9466
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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