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The Resource Herman Wouk's the winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis ; ... in association with Paramount Television, (videorecording)

Herman Wouk's the winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis ; ... in association with Paramount Television, (videorecording)

Label
Herman Wouk's the winds of war
Title
Herman Wouk's the winds of war
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis ; ... in association with Paramount Television
Title variation
Winds of war
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attach<U+00d4>e. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World War II as Germany expands and proceeds to seize several border countries, Italy attempts to establish a Fascist colonial empire under Mussolini, and Japan prepares for a major battle with China
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Charles Correll ; art directors, John Cartwright, Mike Minor ; film editors, Bernard Gribble ... et al. ; music composed and conducted by Bob Cobert ; production designer, Jackson De Govia
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997 .W763
LC item number
C978 2004
PerformerNote
Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman, Polly Bergen, Lisa Eilbacher, David Dukes, Topol, Ben Murphy, Peter Graves, Jeremy Kemp, Ralph Bellamy, Victoria Tennant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-
  • 1927-2006
  • 1944-
  • 1930-
  • 1935-
  • 1942-
  • 1926-
  • 1934-
  • 1904-1991
  • 1950-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wouk, Herman
  • Curtis, Dan
  • Mitchum, Robert
  • MacGraw, Ali
  • Vincent, Jan-Michael
  • Houseman, John
  • Bergen, Polly
  • Eilbacher, Lisa
  • Dukes, David
  • Topol
  • Murphy, Ben
  • Graves, Peter
  • Kemp, Jeremy
  • Bellamy, Ralph
  • Tennant, Victoria
  • Correll, Charles
  • Cartwright, John V
  • Minor, Mike
  • Gribble, Bernard
  • De Govia, Jackson
  • Cobert, Bob
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Television
Runtime
879
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Henry family (Fictitious characters)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Family
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Herman Wouk's the winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis ; ... in association with Paramount Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini series in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Herman Wouk
  • Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
  • Special features include: Making The winds of war (featurette); a novel for television featurette; cast and characters; on location featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[disc 1]. The winds rise [Berlin, Germany] -- [disc 2]. The storm breaks [Warsaw, Poland] -- [disc 3]. Cataclysm ; Defiance [London, England] -- [disc 4]. Of love and war [Moscow, Russia] ; Special features -- [disc 5]. The changing of the guard [Rome, Italy] -- [disc 6]. Into the maelstrom [Oahu, Hawaii]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (879 min.)
Isbn
9780792196983
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368013049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm54540309
  • (OCoLC)54540309
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Herman Wouk's the winds of war, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; teleplay by Herman Wouk from his novel ; produced and directed by Dan Curtis ; ... in association with Paramount Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini series in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Herman Wouk
  • Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
  • Special features include: Making The winds of war (featurette); a novel for television featurette; cast and characters; on location featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[disc 1]. The winds rise [Berlin, Germany] -- [disc 2]. The storm breaks [Warsaw, Poland] -- [disc 3]. Cataclysm ; Defiance [London, England] -- [disc 4]. Of love and war [Moscow, Russia] ; Special features -- [disc 5]. The changing of the guard [Rome, Italy] -- [disc 6]. Into the maelstrom [Oahu, Hawaii]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (879 min.)
Isbn
9780792196983
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368013049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm54540309
  • (OCoLC)54540309
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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