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The Resource A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester

A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester

Label
A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum
Title
A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Zero Mostel portrays a conniving slave who uses his wiles to attain his freedom during the days of the Roman Empire
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Book, Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart ; music and lyrics, Stephen Sondheim
Language note
  • English or Spanish with subtitles in French or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Jack Gilford, Buster Keaton, Michael Crawford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1917-
  • 1915-1977
  • 1911-1985
  • 1895-1966
  • 1942-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lester, Richard
  • Frank, Melvin
  • Pertwee, Michael
  • Shevelove, Burt
  • Gelbart, Larry
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Mostel, Zero
  • Silvers, Phil
  • Gilford, Jack
  • Keaton, Buster
  • Crawford, Michael
  • Prince, Harold
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the stage play produced by Harold Prince
  • "908091."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
652405
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792844815
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
908091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 652405
  • (Sirsi) 652405
  • (OCoLC)44023619
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A Funny thing happened on the way to the Forum, United Artists ; screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Based on the stage play produced by Harold Prince
  • "908091."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
652405
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792844815
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
908091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 652405
  • (Sirsi) 652405
  • (OCoLC)44023619
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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