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The Resource The right stuff, a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman, (videorecording)

The right stuff, a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman, (videorecording)

Label
The right stuff
Title
The right stuff
Statement of responsibility
a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1984: Best Music, Original Score (Bill Conti); Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing (Jay Boekelheide); Best Film Editing (Glenn Farr, Lisa Fruchtman, Stephen A. Rotter, Douglas Stewart, Tom Rolf); Best Sound (Mark Berger, Thomas Scott, Randy Thom, David MacMillan)
Cataloging source
JAG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; production design, Geoffrey Kirkland ; editors, Glenn Farr ... [et al.] ; music, Bill Conti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
SDH
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R54 2013
PerformerNote
Charles Frank, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Barbara Hershey, Dennis Quaid, Pamela Reed, Sam Shepard, Kim Stanley, Fred Ward, Veronica Cartwright, David Clennon, Scott Wilson, Donald Moffat, Levon Helm, Jeff Goldblum, Harry Shearer, Royal Dano, Lance Henriksen, Scott Paulin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1947-
  • 1942-
  • 1950-
  • 1948-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaufman, Philip
  • Frank, Charles
  • Glenn, Scott
  • Harris, Ed
  • Hershey, Barbara
  • Quaid, Dennis
  • Reed, Pamela
  • Shepard, Sam
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • Conti, Bill
  • Ladd Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
193
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • Yeager, Chuck
  • United States
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • Astronautics
  • Astronauts
  • Test pilots
  • Manned space flight
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The right stuff, a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • These Blu-ray discs will not play in standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Based on the book by Tom Wolfe
  • Special features include: additional scenes; John Glenn : American hero; The journey and the mission: scene specific commentaries by director/screenwriter Philip Kaufman, cast, and crew members; 3 featurettes featuring cast, crew, and the real-life heroes portrayed in the movie: Realizing the Right stuff, T-20 years and counting, and The real men with The Right stuff
Accompanying material
1 bluray : color ; 4 3/4 in.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (193 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929180066
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 11019143
  • (OCoLC)863701510
  • 5455103
System details
  • Blu-ray discs; 1080p; 16X9, 1.85:1; Dolby True HD (advanced 96K upscaling) 5.1; Dolby digital 5.1, 1.0
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The right stuff, a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • These Blu-ray discs will not play in standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Based on the book by Tom Wolfe
  • Special features include: additional scenes; John Glenn : American hero; The journey and the mission: scene specific commentaries by director/screenwriter Philip Kaufman, cast, and crew members; 3 featurettes featuring cast, crew, and the real-life heroes portrayed in the movie: Realizing the Right stuff, T-20 years and counting, and The real men with The Right stuff
Accompanying material
1 bluray : color ; 4 3/4 in.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (193 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929180066
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 11019143
  • (OCoLC)863701510
  • 5455103
System details
  • Blu-ray discs; 1080p; 16X9, 1.85:1; Dolby True HD (advanced 96K upscaling) 5.1; Dolby digital 5.1, 1.0
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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