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Mister Roberts (1998, original release: 1955)


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Published: [Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Home Video, [1998] ©1998
Series: Warner Bros. classics.
Edition:  Widescreen edition
Description:  1 videodisc (139 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0790738171,
Language:  English

Videocassete release of the 1955 motion picture

Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen

Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired

Not rated

Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers

Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey

A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain

Dolby digital ; English: Dolby Surround 5.1 ; French: Mono

Related Searches:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama. -- Naval operations, American
Feature films.
Comedy films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Additional Credits:
Nugent, Frank S.
Logan, Joshua.
Ford, John, 1894-1973.
Hayward, Leland, 1902-1971.
LeRoy, Mervyn, 1900-1987.
Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
Powell, William, 1892-1984.
Lemmon, Jack.
Heggen, Thomas, 1919-1949.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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