Mister Roberts
    (1998, original release: 1955)

    Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/COMEDY/MISTER
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PUBLISHED
[Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Home Video, [1998]
©1998
EDITION
Widescreen edition
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (139 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
0790738171 16692
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Videocassete release of the 1955 motion picture

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

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

Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman

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

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

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