The Resource The catcher was a spy, IFC and Palmstar Media present ; an Animus Films/Serena Films and Palmstar Media production ; in association with Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures and FilmNation Entertainment ; produced by Kevin Frakes, Tatiana Kelly, Buddy Patrick, Jim Young ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Ben Lewin

The catcher was a spy, IFC and Palmstar Media present ; an Animus Films/Serena Films and Palmstar Media production ; in association with Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures and FilmNation Entertainment ; produced by Kevin Frakes, Tatiana Kelly, Buddy Patrick, Jim Young ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Ben Lewin

Label
The catcher was a spy
Title
The catcher was a spy
Statement of responsibility
IFC and Palmstar Media present ; an Animus Films/Serena Films and Palmstar Media production ; in association with Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures and FilmNation Entertainment ; produced by Kevin Frakes, Tatiana Kelly, Buddy Patrick, Jim Young ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Ben Lewin
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The true story of Moe Berg, professional baseball player, Ivy League graduate, attorney, and a top-secret spy who helped the US win the race against Germany to build the atomic bomb
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Catcher was a spy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Costume designer, Joan Bergin ; production designer, Luciana Arrighi ; editor, Mark Yoshikawa ; music, Howard Shore ; director of photography, Andrij Parekh
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, violence and language
  • OFRB rating: not rated
Language note
In English; English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.C38 2018
PerformerNote
Paul Rudd, Jeff Daniels, Paul Giamatti, Sienna Miller, Guy Pearce, Connie Nielsen, Mark Strong, Hiroyuki Sanada, Shea Whigham, Tom Wilkinson, Giancarlo Giannini
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1978-
  • 1984-
  • 1955-
  • 1981-
  • 1967-
  • 1965-
  • 1963-
  • 1960-
  • 1969-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewin, Ben
  • Rodat, Robert
  • Frakes, Kevin Scott
  • Kelly, Tatiana
  • Patrick, Buddy
  • Young, Jim
  • Rudd, Paul
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Miller, Sienna
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Nielsen, Connie
  • Strong, Mark
  • Sanada, Hiroyuki
  • Whigham, Shea
  • Wilkinson, Tom
  • Giannini, Giancarlo
  • Dawidoff, Nicholas
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Independent Film Channel
  • PalmStar Media Capital
  • Animus Films (Firm)
  • Serena Films
  • Finch Entertainment
  • Windy Hill Pictures (Firm)
  • FilmNation Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berg, Moe
  • Catchers (Baseball)
  • Baseball players
  • Spies
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The catcher was a spy, IFC and Palmstar Media present ; an Animus Films/Serena Films and Palmstar Media production ; in association with Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures and FilmNation Entertainment ; produced by Kevin Frakes, Tatiana Kelly, Buddy Patrick, Jim Young ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Ben Lewin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nicholas Dawidoff
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Special feature: Deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429311979
Other physical details
sound, color
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 457757
  • (HPL)1049155321
  • 457757
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The catcher was a spy, IFC and Palmstar Media present ; an Animus Films/Serena Films and Palmstar Media production ; in association with Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures and FilmNation Entertainment ; produced by Kevin Frakes, Tatiana Kelly, Buddy Patrick, Jim Young ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Ben Lewin
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nicholas Dawidoff
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Special feature: Deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429311979
Other physical details
sound, color
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 457757
  • (HPL)1049155321
  • 457757
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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