Coverart for item
The Resource The high and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording DVD)

The high and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The high and the mighty
Title
The high and the mighty
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; directed by William A. Wellman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a commercial airliner develops engine trouble while flying over the Pacific Ocean, the copilot must put aside his own traumatic past to save the passengers
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin ; photography, Archie Stout ; aerial photography, William Clothier ; editor, Ralph Dawson
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Soundtrack and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Laraine Day, Robert Stack, Jan Sterling
Runtime
148
Series statement
John Wayne collection
Technique
live action
Label
The high and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Ernest K. Gann
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • Disc 1 includes: feature; introduction by Leonard Maltin; commentary by Leonard Maltin, William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe, Pedro Gonzales-Gonzales and Vincent Longo. Disc 2 includes: introduction by Leonard Maltin; the Batjac story; stories from the set; featurette on director William A. Wellman; the music and world of Dimitri Tiomkin; featurette on restoring the film and its place in film history; featurette on Ernest K. Gann; featurette on flying in the fifties; theatrical trailer, TV trailer, Batjac montage; premiere footage; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.; widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Isbn
9781415708866
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368876347
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88763
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm60656307
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The high and the mighty, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cinemascope production ; a Wayne-Fellows production ; Batjac Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Ernest K. Gann ; directed by William A. Wellman, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Ernest K. Gann
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • Disc 1 includes: feature; introduction by Leonard Maltin; commentary by Leonard Maltin, William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe, Pedro Gonzales-Gonzales and Vincent Longo. Disc 2 includes: introduction by Leonard Maltin; the Batjac story; stories from the set; featurette on director William A. Wellman; the music and world of Dimitri Tiomkin; featurette on restoring the film and its place in film history; featurette on Ernest K. Gann; featurette on flying in the fifties; theatrical trailer, TV trailer, Batjac montage; premiere footage; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.; widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Isbn
9781415708866
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368876347
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88763
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm60656307
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

  • Barrington Area Library Main BranchBorrow it
    505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington, IL, 60010, US
    42.159353 -88.127617
  • Barrington Area Library South BranchBorrow it
    3 Tennis Club Lane, South Barrington, IL, 60010, US
    42.073342 -88.144884
Processing Feedback ...