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The Resource The wings of eagles, M-G-M presents in Metrocolor a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; produced by Charles Schnee ; screenplay by Frank Fenton and William Wister Haines ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

The wings of eagles, M-G-M presents in Metrocolor a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; produced by Charles Schnee ; screenplay by Frank Fenton and William Wister Haines ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)

Label
The wings of eagles
Title
The wings of eagles
Statement of responsibility
M-G-M presents in Metrocolor a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; produced by Charles Schnee ; screenplay by Frank Fenton and William Wister Haines ; directed by John Ford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Commander Frank 'Spig' Wead was a pioneer aviator, renowned screenwriter, and a man of war. The skies beckoned Spig to action; a crippling injury ultimately left him powerless to act, propelling him to discover the power of his pen. He was talented, driven, flawed, and a friend of John Ford
Member of
Cataloging source
ZPJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; music, Jeff Alexander ; editor, Gene Ruggiero
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Soundtrack in English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Dan Dailey, Maureen O'Hara, Ward Bond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1916-1962
  • 1903-1971
  • 1908-1989
  • 1907-1979
  • 1914-1978
  • 1920-2015
  • 1895-1947
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Schnee, Charles
  • Fenton, Frank E.
  • Haines, William Wister
  • Wayne, John
  • Dailey, Dan
  • O'Hara, Maureen
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
110
Series statement
John Wayne collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wead, Frank W.
  • Air pilots
  • Screenwriters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The wings of eagles, M-G-M presents in Metrocolor a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; produced by Charles Schnee ; screenplay by Frank Fenton and William Wister Haines ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the life and writings of Commander Frank W. "Spig" Wead
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn145339779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781419853845
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
1419853848
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
79863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419853845
  • (OCoLC)145339779
  • (Sirsi) b12404214
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wings of eagles, M-G-M presents in Metrocolor a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; produced by Charles Schnee ; screenplay by Frank Fenton and William Wister Haines ; directed by John Ford, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the life and writings of Commander Frank W. "Spig" Wead
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn145339779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781419853845
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
1419853848
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
79863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419853845
  • (OCoLC)145339779
  • (Sirsi) b12404214
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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