The Resource The towering inferno, Twentieth Century-Fox and Warner Bros. ; produced by Irwin Allen ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant ; directed by John Guillermin and Irwin Allen, (DVD videorecording)

The towering inferno, Twentieth Century-Fox and Warner Bros. ; produced by Irwin Allen ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant ; directed by John Guillermin and Irwin Allen, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The towering inferno
Title
The towering inferno
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox and Warner Bros. ; produced by Irwin Allen ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant ; directed by John Guillermin and Irwin Allen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Due to substandard materials and workmanship, one of the world's tallest skyscrapers catches on fire during its gala opening, trapping a large crowd of society guests
Related
Awards note
Academy Awards: 3, Best Cinematography, Best Song ("We May Never Love Like This Again"), Best Editing.
Cataloging source
KCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Fred Koenekamp ; editors, Harold F. Kress, Carl Kress ; music, John Williams
Language note
  • In English ; subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden, Faye Dunaway, Fred Astaire, Susan Blakely, Richard Chamberlain, Jennifer Jones, O.J. Simpson, Robert Vaughn, Robert Wagner
Runtime
164
Technique
live action
Label
The towering inferno, Twentieth Century-Fox and Warner Bros. ; produced by Irwin Allen ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant ; directed by John Guillermin and Irwin Allen, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; original theatrical trailer
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Based on: The tower / by Richard Martin Stern ; and, The glass inferno / by Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodisc (164 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
086162104299
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110429
System control number
(Sirsi) a1593628
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Label
The towering inferno, Twentieth Century-Fox and Warner Bros. ; produced by Irwin Allen ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant ; directed by John Guillermin and Irwin Allen, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; original theatrical trailer
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Based on: The tower / by Richard Martin Stern ; and, The glass inferno / by Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodisc (164 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
086162104299
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110429
System control number
(Sirsi) a1593628
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital

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