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The Resource The king of kings, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)

The king of kings, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)

Label
The king of kings
Title
The king of kings
Statement of responsibility
directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Title variation
Cecil B. DeMille's The king of kings
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The King of Kings is the Greatest Story Ever Told as only Cecil B. DeMille could tell it. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life and Passion of Christ into one of the highest-grossing films of all time
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
H.B. Warner, Joseph Schildkraut, Ernest Torrence
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1881-1959
  • 1876-1958
  • 1895-1964
  • 1878-1933
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeMille, Cecil B.
  • Warner, H. B.
  • Schildkraut, Joseph
  • Torrence, Ernest
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
267
Series statement
The Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Jesus Christ
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The king of kings, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Includes two versions: 1927 silent film, 155 min., premiere version; 1928 silent film, 112 min., general release version
  • Special features: New, restored digital transfers of both versions; new scores for each and original score for 1928 version; behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "The king of kings"; cast portraits by W.M. Mortensen; production and costume sketches by Dan Sayre Groesbeck; stills gallery of rare production and publicity photos; original illustrated program and press book featuring photographs from the film's gala premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre and studio correspondence from DeMille; original theatrical trailers; booklet featuring a 1927 essay by DeMille, an excerpt from Robert S. Birchard's new book "Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood", production notes, and a new essay by Peter Matthews
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
56795845
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (267 min.)
Isbn
9780780027992
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187326
Other physical details
sil., col. and b&w
Publisher number
KIN190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56795845
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. or mono.; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king of kings, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Includes two versions: 1927 silent film, 155 min., premiere version; 1928 silent film, 112 min., general release version
  • Special features: New, restored digital transfers of both versions; new scores for each and original score for 1928 version; behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "The king of kings"; cast portraits by W.M. Mortensen; production and costume sketches by Dan Sayre Groesbeck; stills gallery of rare production and publicity photos; original illustrated program and press book featuring photographs from the film's gala premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre and studio correspondence from DeMille; original theatrical trailers; booklet featuring a 1927 essay by DeMille, an excerpt from Robert S. Birchard's new book "Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood", production notes, and a new essay by Peter Matthews
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
56795845
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (267 min.)
Isbn
9780780027992
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187326
Other physical details
sil., col. and b&w
Publisher number
KIN190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56795845
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. or mono.; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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