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The Resource Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Carol Reed production ; produced by International Classics Inc. ; directed by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne

Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Carol Reed production ; produced by International Classics Inc. ; directed by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne

Label
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy
Title
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Carol Reed production ; produced by International Classics Inc. ; directed by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne
Title variation
Agony and the ecstasy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Pope Julius II commissions Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the artist initially refuses. Virtually forced to do the job by Julius, he later destroys his own work and flees Rome. Eventually resumed, the project becomes a battle of wills fueled by the artistic and temperamental differences that form the core of this movie
Member of
Awards note
Nominated for 5 Academy Awards.
Cataloging source
VMA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Agony and the ecstasy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; art director, Jack Martin Smith ; production designed by John DeCuir ; film editor, Samuel E. Beetley ; music composed and conducted by Alex North
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
Soundtracks in English (mono. and stereo.), French (mono.), Spanish (mono.) with optional subtitles in English and Spanish. Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A31234 2004 DVD
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison, Diane Cilento, Harry Andrews, Alberto Lupo, Adolfo Celi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1976
  • 1908-1992
  • 1911-1989
  • 1924-1984
  • 1922-1986
  • 1903-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reed, Carol
  • Dunne, Philip
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Cilento, Diane
  • Andrews, Harry
  • Lupo, Alberto
  • Celi, Adolfo
  • North, Alex
  • Stone, Irving
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • International Classics, Inc
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
139
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Julius
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City)
  • Julius
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City)
  • Biographical films
  • Epic films
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Carol Reed production ; produced by International Classics Inc. ; directed by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Irving Stone
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
Born to sculpt -- Widely know works -- Main titles -- A great victory -- Sleeping in stone -- Papal audience -- House of God -- The Sistine Chapel -- Indecision -- Work begins -- Sour wine -- Papal fury -- Hiding out -- Inspiration -- Intermission/Entr'acte -- Planning a miracle -- Work in progress -- Loving the impossible -- Art Critique -- Fatigue -- Competition -- When will it end? -- Flaring tempers -- Contriteness -- Raphael's advise -- The agony and the ecstasy -- Forgiveness -- Proof of faith -- Renewed vigor -- The glory of the chapel -- Instruments of God -- End titles/Exit music
Control code
ocm57775823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (139 min.)
Isbn
9785559288475
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543148333
  • 024343148333
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2294946
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57775823
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen anamorphic 2.20:1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Carol Reed production ; produced by International Classics Inc. ; directed by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Irving Stone
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
Born to sculpt -- Widely know works -- Main titles -- A great victory -- Sleeping in stone -- Papal audience -- House of God -- The Sistine Chapel -- Indecision -- Work begins -- Sour wine -- Papal fury -- Hiding out -- Inspiration -- Intermission/Entr'acte -- Planning a miracle -- Work in progress -- Loving the impossible -- Art Critique -- Fatigue -- Competition -- When will it end? -- Flaring tempers -- Contriteness -- Raphael's advise -- The agony and the ecstasy -- Forgiveness -- Proof of faith -- Renewed vigor -- The glory of the chapel -- Instruments of God -- End titles/Exit music
Control code
ocm57775823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (139 min.)
Isbn
9785559288475
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543148333
  • 024343148333
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2294946
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57775823
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen anamorphic 2.20:1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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