The magnificent Ambersons / an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; [direction and screenplay, Orson Welles]

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Subjects: Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: Los Angeles, CA : Janus Films and Voyager Press [distributed by the Voyager Co.], c1986
Series: Criterion collection 9
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in
Added Titles: Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946 Magnificent Ambersons
Additional Authors: Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Cotten, Joseph, 1905-1994
Costello, Dolores, 1905-1979
Baxter, Anne
Moorehead, Agnes, 1906-1974
RKO Radio Pictures
Janus Films
Voyager Press
Notes: LCCN: 96511950
ISBN: 0931393302
ISBN: 9780931393303
UPC: 715515000642
Videorecording number: CC1109L
Cast: Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Tim Holt, Anne Baxter, Agnes Moorehead
Credits: Cinematography, Stanley Cortez ; storyboards and sketches, Joe St. Amon ; editing, Robert Wise ; score, Bernard Herrmann
"From the novel by Booth Tarkington."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
Second audio track has an 80 min. essay by Robert Carringer analyzing the film in depth
Summary: The story of the decline of a once powerful and wealthy mid-western family as the twentieth century begins. Side 4 contains supplementary materials including the complete original shooting script, a visual essay by Robert Carringer, the Mercury Theatre radio version, and excerpts from Pampered youth, the 1925 silent film version
Contents: Supplementary materials: Part one - The making of a film classic -- Part two - The lost Ambersons -- Part three - The other Ambersons -- Movie soundtrack -- Audio essay by Robert Carringer -- Pampered youth (excerpt)
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 15131877
ISBN/ISSN: 0931393302