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The towering inferno, produced by Irwin Allen ; directed by John Guillermin ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant, (DVD)

Label
The towering inferno
Title
The towering inferno
Statement of responsibility
produced by Irwin Allen ; directed by John Guillermin ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The dedication ceremony for the world's tallest skyscraper is spoiled when a fire breaks out, trapping the all-star cast on the upper floors of the doomed building
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • In English or Spanish with optional Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.T684
LC item number
T684 2006
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden, Faye Dunaway, Fred Astaire, Susan Blakely, Richard Chamberlain, Jennifer Jones, O.J. Simpson, Robert Vaughn and Robert Wagner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2015
  • 1930-1980
  • 1925-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guillermin, John
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Newman, Paul
Runtime
165
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fire extinction
  • Rescues
  • Disaster films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The towering inferno, produced by Irwin Allen ; directed by John Guillermin ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on novels by Richard Martin Stern, Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Features: commentaries, featurette, AMC backstory, extended and deleted scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
be2006009058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (165 min.)
Lccn
be2006009058
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2233170
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1421917
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 4.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The towering inferno, produced by Irwin Allen ; directed by John Guillermin ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on novels by Richard Martin Stern, Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Features: commentaries, featurette, AMC backstory, extended and deleted scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
be2006009058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (165 min.)
Lccn
be2006009058
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2233170
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1421917
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 4.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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