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The Resource Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (DVD)

Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (DVD)

Label
Fat Man & Little Boy
Title
Fat Man & Little Boy
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe
Title variation
Fat Man and Little Boy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During World War II, in the remote desert of New Mexico, the "Manhattan Project" was developing the atomic bomb. General Leslie Groves is in charge of the massive project that will produce two nuclear weapons: "Fat Man" and "Little Boy". J. Robert Oppenheimer is the brilliant scientist attempting to bring the mission to fruition. What develops is the mushroom-shaped specter that changes our world forever
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Nic Ede ; production designer, Gregg Fonseca ; special effects supervisor, Fred Cramer
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern, John C. McGinley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1945-
  • 1925-2008
  • 1946-
  • 1966-
  • 1939-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garnett, Tony
  • Robinson, Bruce
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Newman, Paul
  • Schultz, Dwight
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Cusack, John
  • Dern, Laura
  • McGinley, John C
  • Zsigmond, Vilmos
  • Bonnot, Françoise
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Ede, Nic
  • Fonseca, Gregg
  • Cramer, Fred
  • Paramount Pictures
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.)
  • Atomic bomb
  • Nuclear weapons
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
Control code
AIN-3385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Lccn
54315353
Other control number
097363225249
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(Sirsi) a1064285
System details
DVD, region 1, wide screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Label
Fat Man & Little Boy, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Tony Garnett ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson and Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
Control code
AIN-3385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792197409
Lccn
54315353
Other control number
097363225249
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(Sirsi) a1064285
System details
DVD, region 1, wide screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround

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