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The Resource The Comancheros, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; a Cinema Scope picture ; screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker ; produced by George Sherman ; directed by Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited), (videorecording)

The Comancheros, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; a Cinema Scope picture ; screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker ; produced by George Sherman ; directed by Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited), (videorecording)

Label
The Comancheros
Title
The Comancheros
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; a Cinema Scope picture ; screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker ; produced by George Sherman ; directed by Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Texas Ranger Jake Cutter (Wayne) arrests gambler Paul Regret (Whitman) but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a violent band of gunrunners and thieves known as the Comancheros. The last film of director Michael Curtiz (Casablanca)
Awards note
Winner of Golden Laurel award (1962) for best action performance by John Wayne.
Cataloging source
UPZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cliff Lyons, action specialist ; William Clothier, director of photography ; Elmer Bernstein, music score
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; English (4.0 surround), Spanish or French (mono) language tracks with optional subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
PN1997.C66
LC item number
C66 2003
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff, Lee Marvin, Michael Ansara, Pat Wayne, Bruce Cabot, Joan O'Brien
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • 1888-1962
  • 1907-1979
  • 1937-1990
  • 1920-
  • 1922-2013
  • 1939-
  • 1904-1972
  • 1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huffaker, Clair
  • Sherman, George
  • Curtiz, Michael
  • Wayne, John
  • Whitman, Stuart
  • Balin, Ina
  • Persoff, Nehemiah
  • Marvin, Lee
  • Ansara, Michael
  • Wayne, Patrick
  • Cabot, Bruce
  • O'Brien, Joan
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Texas Rangers
  • Gamblers
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Video recording
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Comancheros, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; a Cinema Scope picture ; screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker ; produced by George Sherman ; directed by Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited), (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Paul I. Wellman
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • Bonus features: Movie Tone News: Claude King and Tillman Franks receive award for The Comancheros (title song); theatrical trailer; Spanish trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543075424
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56222575
  • (OCoLC)56222575
System details
DVD, Region 1 (NTSC), widescreen presentation; Dolby digital surround sound (English), mono. (Spanish and French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Comancheros, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; a Cinema Scope picture ; screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker ; produced by George Sherman ; directed by Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited), (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Paul I. Wellman
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • Bonus features: Movie Tone News: Claude King and Tillman Franks receive award for The Comancheros (title song); theatrical trailer; Spanish trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543075424
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56222575
  • (OCoLC)56222575
System details
DVD, Region 1 (NTSC), widescreen presentation; Dolby digital surround sound (English), mono. (Spanish and French)
Video recording format
DVD

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