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The Dam busters [videorecording] / Associated British Pictures Corporation Limited ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson.

Publication:
Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2005.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (125 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series:
British war collection ; A01
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Subjects:
Brickhill, Paul -- Film adaptations.
Gibson, Guy -- Film adaptations.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British -- Drama.
Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Squadron, 617 -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Germany -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the war.
Form/Genre:
Film adaptations.
War films.
Feature films.
System Details:
DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Summary:
World War II drama about the British plan to destroy the German's Ruhr dam, using members of the 617 Squadron, Royal Air Force and an ingenious method.
Participant:
Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave, Ursula Jeans, Basil Sydney.
Credits:
Director of photography, Erwin Hillier ; editor, Richard Best ; music, Leighton Lucas; march "The Dam Busters" by Eric Coates.
Notes:
Based on the book by Paul Brickhill and Wing Cmdr. Gibson's own account in Enemy coast ahead.
DVD release; originally produced as a motion picture in 1954.
Contributor:
Anderson, Michael, 1920-2018 , Director
Todd, Richard, 1919-2009 , Actor
Redgrave, Michael, Sir. , Actor
Jeans, Ursula, 1906-1973. , Actor
Sydney, Basil, 1894-1968. , Actor
Sherriff, R. C. (Robert Cedric), 1896-1978. , Screenwriter
Lucas, Leighton, 1903-1982. , Composer
Brickhill, Paul. , Author
Gibson, Guy. , Author
Coates, Eric, 1886-1957. , Composer
Associated British Pictures Corporation. , Producer
Studio Canal+ , Distributor
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. , Distributor
OCLC:
60545893
Publisher Number:
01313134539
01313127957 (series)
DV12759-4 Anchor Bay Entertainment
DV12759 Anchor Bay Entertainment (series)