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The Resource The Stratton story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Sam Wood production ; screenplay by Douglas Morrow and Guy Trosper ; story by Douglas Morrow ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Sam Wood, (videorecording)

The Stratton story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Sam Wood production ; screenplay by Douglas Morrow and Guy Trosper ; story by Douglas Morrow ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Sam Wood, (videorecording)

Label
The Stratton story
Title
The Stratton story
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Sam Wood production ; screenplay by Douglas Morrow and Guy Trosper ; story by Douglas Morrow ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Sam Wood
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of Chicago White sox pitcher, Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1950: Oscar - Best Writing, Motion Picture Story (Douglas Morrow)
Cataloging source
L@L
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Paul Groesse ; film editor, Ben Lewis ; musical direction, Adolph Deutsch ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, A. Arnold Gillespie, Warren Newcombe ; women's costumes by Helen Rose
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Stewart, June Allyson, Frank Morgan, Agnes Moorehead, Bill Williams, Bruce Cowling, Gene Bearden, Bill Dickey, Jimmy Dykes, Mervyn Shea
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1883-1949
  • 1911-1963
  • 1895-1988
  • 1900-1989
  • 1908-1997
  • 1917-2006
  • 1890-1949
  • 1906-1974
  • 1915-1992
  • 1919-1986
  • 1920-2004
  • 1907-1993
  • 1900-1953
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wood, Sam
  • Morrow, Douglas
  • Trosper, Guy
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Stewart, James
  • Allyson, June
  • Morgan, Frank
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Williams, Bill
  • Cowling, Bruce
  • Bearden, Gene
  • Dickey, Bill
  • Dykes, Jimmie
  • Shea, Merv
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
Series statement
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection. James Stewart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stratton, Monty
  • Stratton, Monty
  • Baseball players
  • Amputees
  • Amputees
  • Baseball players
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Stratton story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Sam Wood production ; screenplay by Douglas Morrow and Guy Trosper ; story by Douglas Morrow ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Sam Wood, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: "Pest control" vintage featurette; "Batty baseball" classic cartoon; Radio show with Stewart and Allyson (audio only); Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929233571
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000041762
  • 66991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857166502
  • (OCoLC)ocn857166502
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Stratton story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Sam Wood production ; screenplay by Douglas Morrow and Guy Trosper ; story by Douglas Morrow ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Sam Wood, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: "Pest control" vintage featurette; "Batty baseball" classic cartoon; Radio show with Stewart and Allyson (audio only); Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929233571
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000041762
  • 66991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857166502
  • (OCoLC)ocn857166502
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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