The Resource The towering inferno : Volcano, Twentieth Century-Fox, (videorecording ;)

The towering inferno : Volcano, Twentieth Century-Fox, (videorecording ;)

Label
The towering inferno : Volcano
Title
The towering inferno
Title remainder
Volcano
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox
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
Awards note
Academy Awards: 3, Best Cinematography, Best Song ("We May Never Love Like This Again"), Best Editing.
Cataloging source
FSP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Towering inferno: Director, John Guillermin, producer, Irwin Allen, screenplay by Sterling Silliphant, music by John Williams. Volcano: Director, Mick Jackson, producers, Neal H. Moritz and Andrew Z. Davis, screenplay by Jerome Armstrong and Billy Ray, music by Alan Silvestri
Intended audience
Towering inferno rated PG. Volcano rated PG-13 for intense scenes of disasters
Language note
  • Soundtracks in English, subtitles in English and Spanish. Closed captioned. Volcano also has French soundtrack
  • In English ; subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T6555 DVD
PerformerNote
Towering inferno: Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden, Faye Dunaway, Fred Astaire, Susan Blakely, Richard Chamberlain, Jennifer Jones, O.J. Simpson, Robert Vaughn, Robert Wagner. Volcano: Tommy Lee Jones, Anne Heche, Gaby Hoffmann, Don Cheadle, Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2008
  • 1930-1980
  • 1918-1981
  • 1935-
  • 1919-2009
  • 1947-
  • 1932-2016
  • 1930-
  • 1925-2015
  • 1916-1991
  • 1946-
  • 1982-
  • 1918-1996
  • 1932-
  • 1915-2001
  • 1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newman, Paul
  • McQueen, Steve
  • Holden, William
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Blakely, Susan
  • Chamberlain, Richard
  • Jones, Jennifer
  • Simpson, O. J.
  • Vaughn, Robert
  • Wagner, Robert
  • Guillermin, John
  • Allen, Irwin
  • Jones, Tommy Lee
  • Heche, Anne
  • Hoffmann, Gaby
  • Cheadle, Don
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Williams, John
  • Stern, Richard Martin
  • Scortia, Thomas N.
  • Robinson, Frank M
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Warner Bros
Runtime
268
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skyscrapers
  • Volcanoes
Technique
live action
Label
The towering inferno : Volcano, Twentieth Century-Fox, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Towering inferno based on: The tower / by Richard Martin Stern ; and, The glass inferno / by Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
  • Towering inferno also produced by Warner Bros
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1974 (Towering inferno) and 1997 (Volcano)
  • Features include original theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Contents
Disc 1. The towering inferno -- Disc 2. Volcano
Control code
ocn181103292
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (165, 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543410720
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181103292
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual layer, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The towering inferno : Volcano, Twentieth Century-Fox, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Towering inferno based on: The tower / by Richard Martin Stern ; and, The glass inferno / by Thomas N. Scortia and Frank M. Robinson
  • Towering inferno also produced by Warner Bros
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1974 (Towering inferno) and 1997 (Volcano)
  • Features include original theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Contents
Disc 1. The towering inferno -- Disc 2. Volcano
Control code
ocn181103292
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (165, 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543410720
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181103292
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual layer, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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