The Resource The longest day, Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope Picture ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; producer, Darryl E. Zanuck, (videorecording DVD)

The longest day, Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope Picture ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; producer, Darryl E. Zanuck, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The longest day
Title
The longest day
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope Picture ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; producer, Darryl E. Zanuck
Title variation
Darryl F. Zanuck's Longest day
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view --the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1963: Oscar - Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (Jean Bourgoin, Walter Wottitz) ; Best Effects, Special Effects (Robert MacDonald - visual, Jacques Maumont - audible)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, Henry Fonda, Eddie Albert, Richard Burton, Sean Connery, Peter Lawford, Rod Steiger, Stuart Whitman, Robert Ryan, Edmond O'Brien, Curt J├╝rgens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979
  • 1904-1992
  • 1919-2000
  • 1907-1979
  • 1905-1982
  • 1925-1984
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  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Annakin, Ken
  • Marton, Andrew
  • Wicki, Bernhard
  • Wayne, John
  • Mitchum, Robert
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Albert, Eddie
  • Burton, Richard
  • Connery, Sean
  • Ryan, Cornelius
Runtime
178
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Operation Overlord
  • Generals
  • Parachute troops
  • Soldiers
Technique
live action
Label
The longest day, Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope Picture ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; producer, Darryl E. Zanuck, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Cornelius Ryan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by historian Mary Corey; audio commentary by Director Ken Annakin ; Disc 2: "A day to remember": all-new featurette; "Longest day: a salute to courage" featurette; AMC backstory: 'The longest day'; "D-Day revisited" documentary; "Richard Zanuck on 'The longest day'" featurette; still photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 178 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543234647
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
2233464
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm67619099
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby surround, Dolby mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The longest day, Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope Picture ; screenplay by Cornelius Ryan ; British exterior episodes directed by Ken Annakin ; American exterior episodes directed by Andrew Marton ; German episodes directed by Bernhard Wicki ; producer, Darryl E. Zanuck, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Cornelius Ryan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by historian Mary Corey; audio commentary by Director Ken Annakin ; Disc 2: "A day to remember": all-new featurette; "Longest day: a salute to courage" featurette; AMC backstory: 'The longest day'; "D-Day revisited" documentary; "Richard Zanuck on 'The longest day'" featurette; still photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 178 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543234647
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
2233464
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm67619099
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby surround, Dolby mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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