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The Resource El Cid, written by Fredric M. Frank and Philip Yordan ; produced by Samuel Bronston ; directed by Anthony Mann ; a Samuel Bronston production in association with Dear Film Production, (videorecording DVD)

El Cid, written by Fredric M. Frank and Philip Yordan ; produced by Samuel Bronston ; directed by Anthony Mann ; a Samuel Bronston production in association with Dear Film Production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
El Cid
Title
El Cid
Statement of responsibility
written by Fredric M. Frank and Philip Yordan ; produced by Samuel Bronston ; directed by Anthony Mann ; a Samuel Bronston production in association with Dear Film Production
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Classic tale of an 11th century hero, dubbed "El Cid" by his men, who attempts to unite Spain and bring peace to its people. His journey takes him from being a peace broker accused of treason, to being a royal champion for the king, to exile, and finally martyrdom
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globes, USA, 1962: Special Merit Award (Samuel Bronston)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Miklos Rozsa ; director of photography, Robert Krasker ; editor, Robert Lawrence
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles. Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren, Raf Vallone, Genevieve Page, John Fraser, Gary Raymond, Hurd Hatfield, Massimo Serato, Herbert Lom
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-1977
  • 1906-1967
  • 1934-
  • 1931-2020
  • 1918-1998
  • 1916-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bronston, Samuel
  • Frank, Fredric M.
  • Yordan, Philip
  • Mann, Anthony
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Loren, Sophia
  • Vallone, Raf
  • Page, Geneviève
  • Fraser, John
  • Raymond, Gary
  • Hatfield, Hurd
  • Serato, Massimo
  • Lom, Herbert
  • Samuel Bronston Productions, Inc
  • Dear film produzione
  • Weinstein Company
  • Genius Products, Inc
Runtime
183
Series statement
Miriam collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cid
  • War wounds
  • Muslims
  • Spain
  • Spain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
El Cid, written by Fredric M. Frank and Philip Yordan ; produced by Samuel Bronston ; directed by Anthony Mann ; a Samuel Bronston production in association with Dear Film Production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • First half of film plays on 1st disc, film is continued on 2nd disc
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature commentary with Bill Bronston and Neal M. Rosendorf; vintage radio interviews with Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren; still galleries; filmographies. Disc 2: Hollywood conquers Spain: the making of El Cid; Samuel Bronston: the epic journey of a dreamer; behind the camera: Anthony Mann and El Cid; Mikls Rzsa: maestro of the movies; preserving our legacy: Gerry Byrne on film preservation and restoration; trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. El Cid [pt. 1]; special features -- disc. 2. El Cid [pt. 2]; special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc deluxe ed., widescreen letterboxed.
Extent
2 DVDs (183 min.)
Isbn
9781594447358
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
  • First half of film plays on 1st disc, film is continued on 2nd disc.
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature commentary with Bill Bronston and Neal M. Rosendorf; vintage radio interviews with Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren; still galleries; filmographies. Disc 2: Hollywood conquers Spain: the making of El Cid; Samuel Bronston: the epic journey of a dreamer; behind the camera: Anthony Mann and El Cid; Miklós Rózsa: maestro of the movies; preserving our legacy: Gerry Byrne on film preservation and restoration; trailer gallery.
Other control number
796019803960
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80396
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn192005348
  • (OCoLC)192005348
  • (OCoLC)ocm185041750
  • 4335-67960
  • (OCoLC)185041750
  • (OCoLC)ocn185041750
  • (OCoLC)185041750
  • (OUa)vtls000691952
  • (OCoLC)ocn185041750
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
El Cid, written by Fredric M. Frank and Philip Yordan ; produced by Samuel Bronston ; directed by Anthony Mann ; a Samuel Bronston production in association with Dear Film Production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • First half of film plays on 1st disc, film is continued on 2nd disc
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature commentary with Bill Bronston and Neal M. Rosendorf; vintage radio interviews with Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren; still galleries; filmographies. Disc 2: Hollywood conquers Spain: the making of El Cid; Samuel Bronston: the epic journey of a dreamer; behind the camera: Anthony Mann and El Cid; Mikls Rzsa: maestro of the movies; preserving our legacy: Gerry Byrne on film preservation and restoration; trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. El Cid [pt. 1]; special features -- disc. 2. El Cid [pt. 2]; special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc deluxe ed., widescreen letterboxed.
Extent
2 DVDs (183 min.)
Isbn
9781594447358
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
  • First half of film plays on 1st disc, film is continued on 2nd disc.
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature commentary with Bill Bronston and Neal M. Rosendorf; vintage radio interviews with Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren; still galleries; filmographies. Disc 2: Hollywood conquers Spain: the making of El Cid; Samuel Bronston: the epic journey of a dreamer; behind the camera: Anthony Mann and El Cid; Miklós Rózsa: maestro of the movies; preserving our legacy: Gerry Byrne on film preservation and restoration; trailer gallery.
Other control number
796019803960
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80396
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn192005348
  • (OCoLC)192005348
  • (OCoLC)ocm185041750
  • 4335-67960
  • (OCoLC)185041750
  • (OCoLC)ocn185041750
  • (OCoLC)185041750
  • (OUa)vtls000691952
  • (OCoLC)ocn185041750
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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