The 4-movie combat classics collection
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
SummaryThe war lover: In 1943, while stationed in Britain, arrogant Captain Buzz Rickson is in command of a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress bomber, but his recklessness is endangering everyone around him.
Hellcats of the Navy: The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the waters of Japan during World War II.
Anzio: One of WWII's bloodiest battles as the Allies smash through the German lines which have enclosed the Anzio beachhead. Four months and 30,000 casualties before the Allies finally march to Rome.
The night of the generals: In 1942, a Polish prostitute and German agent, is murdered in Warsaw. Suspicion falls on three generals, and Major Grau of German Intelligence seeks justice which ends up taking decades.
ContentsWar lover / screenplay by Howard Koch ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Philip Leacock (approximately 105 min.)
Hellcats of the Navy / screenplay by David Lang and Raymond Marcus ; produced by Charles H. Schneer ; directed by Nathan Juran (approximately 81 min.)
Anzio / screenplay by Hary A.L. Craig ; produced by Dino De Laurentiis ; directed by Edward Dmytryk (approximately 117 min.)
Night of the generals / adapted for the screen by Joseph Kessel and Paul Dehn ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by Anatole Litvak (approximately 145 min.).
United States. -- Navy -- Submarine forces -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Bomber pilots -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
Submarines (Ships) -- Drama.
War correspondents -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Drama.
Anzio, Battle of, Anzio, Italy, 1944 -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Conspiracies -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Culver City, California :2013
|Other Titles|| War lover.
Hellcats of the Navy.
Combat classics collection
Wagner, Robert, 1930- actor.
Field, Shirley-Anne, 1938- actor.
Reagan, Ronald, actor.
Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016, actor.
Franz, Arthur, 1920-2006, actor.
Mitchum, Robert, actor.
Falk, Peter, 1927-2011, actor.
Holliman, Earl, 1928- actor.
Damon, Mark, 1933- actor.
Santoni, Reni, actor.
Hunter, Thomas, 1932-2017 actor.
Steel, Anthony, 1920-2001, actor.
Preston, Wayde, 1929-1992, actor.
Giannini, Giancarlo, actor.
Albani, Elsa, 1921-2004, actor.
Kennedy, Arthur, 1914-1990, actor.
Ryan, Robert, 1909-1973, actor.
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013, actor.
Sharif, Omar, 1932-2015, actor.
Courtenay, Tom, actor.
Pleasence, Donald, actor.
Pettet, Joanna, actor.
Noiret, Philippe, actor.
Koch, Howard, screenwriter.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976, film producer.
Leacock, Philip, film director.
Lang, David, 1913-2007, screenwriter.
Marcus, Raymond T., 1918-2007, screenwriter.
Schneer, Charles H., film producer.
Juran, Nathan, 1907-2002, film director.
Craig, H. A. L., screenwriter.
De Laurentiis, Dino, film producer.
Dmytryk, Edward, film director.
Kessel, Joseph, 1898-1979, screenwriter.
Dehn, Paul, 1912-1976, screenwriter.
Spiegel, Sam, film producer.
Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974, film director.
Jarre, Maurice, composer.
Hersey, John, 1914-1993. War lover.
Lockwood, Charles A., 1890-1967. Hellcats of the Navy.
Adamson, Hans Christian, author.
Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford, 1908-1987. Anzio.
Columbia Pictures, production company.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
The war lover: Steve McQueen, Robert Wagner, Shirley Anne Field.
Hellcats of the Navy: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Davis, Arthur Franz
Anzio: Robert Mitchum, Peter Falk, Earl Holliman, Mark Damon, Reni Santoni, Thomas Hunter, Anthony Steel, Wayde Preston, Giancarlo Giannini, Elsa Albani, Arthur Kennedy, Robert Ryan.
Night of the generals: Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Tom Courtenay, Donald Pleasence, Joanna Pettet, Philippe Noiret.
Night of the generals: Music, Maurice Jarre.
Not rated ; MPAA rating: PG-13; for war violence (Anzio).
In English; closed-captioned.
The night of the generals: In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Originally released as motion pictures in 1962 (The war lover), 1957 (Hellcats of the Navy), 1968 (Anzio), and 1967 (Night of the generals).
"The war lover" based on the novel by John Hersey ; "Hellcats of the Navy" based on a book by Charles A. Lockwood and Hans Christian Adamson ; "Anzio" from the book by Wynford Vaughan-Thomas.
DVD; region 1; anamorohic widescreen (1.85:1 (The war lover, Hellcats of the Navy) and 2.35:1 (Anzio, Night of the generals) presentations; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround (The war lover, Hellcats of the Navy).
2 videodiscs (approximately 448 min.) : sound, black and white & color ; 4 3/4 in.