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The Resource Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)

Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)

Label
Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Title
Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Title variation
  • Dr. Strangelove
  • How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
  • Doctor Strangelove
  • Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
A satire in which the President and his military advisers struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States. In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; film editor, Anthony Harvey ; music, Laurie Johnson
Language note
Closed captioned. English (DTS, 5.1, original mono.) or French (original mono.) dialogue with optional English, French, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles
PerformerNote
Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1980
  • 1927-1999
  • 1916-1986
  • 1916-1986
  • 1924-1966
  • 1924-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Sellers, Peter
  • Scott, George C.
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Southern, Terry
  • George, Peter
  • Bryant, Peter
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold War
  • Nuclear warfare
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the book, Red alert, by Peter George
  • Anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1)
  • Special features include split screen interviews with Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, filmographies, theatrical advertising gallery, previews, and documentaries (No fighting in the war room, or, Dr. Strangelove the nuclear threat; Inside Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb; Best sellers, or, Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove; The art of Stanley Kubrick, from short films to Strangelove; An interview with Robert McNamara)
  • Accompanying booklet contains essay by Roger Ebert and original production stills
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
56838112
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 95 min.)
Isbn
9781404946163
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396026162
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
02616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Based on the book, Red alert, by Peter George
  • Anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1)
  • Special features include split screen interviews with Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, filmographies, theatrical advertising gallery, previews, and documentaries (No fighting in the war room, or, Dr. Strangelove the nuclear threat; Inside Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb; Best sellers, or, Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove; The art of Stanley Kubrick, from short films to Strangelove; An interview with Robert McNamara)
  • Accompanying booklet contains essay by Roger Ebert and original production stills
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
56838112
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 95 min.)
Isbn
9781404946163
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396026162
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
02616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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