Mister Roberts / screenplay by Frank Nugent and Joshua Logan ; produced by Leland Hayward ; directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
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DVD MISTER ROBERTS
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- 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
- Premier collection
- DVD; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround 5.1 (English) or mono. (French).
- Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Phil Carey.
- Director of photography, Winton Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Franz Waxman.
- Based on the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan from the novel by Thomas Heggen.
- Originally released as motion picture in 1955 by Warner Bros.
- Not rated.
- A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain.
- Special features: audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; documentary excerpt of an Ed Sullivan "Toast of the town" tribute episode featuring the movie stars; excerpt from the documentary "Fonda on Fonda" profiling Henry Fonda's involvement with the play and film; production notes; 9 theatrical trailers.
- Closed captioned.
- Languages and subtitles: English and French.
- GMD: videorecording.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Drama.
- Feature films.
- Comedy films.
- War films.
- Film adaptations.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
- Nugent, Frank S.
- Logan, Joshua.
- Ford, John, 1894-1973.
- Hayward, Leland, 1902-1971.
- LeRoy, Mervyn, 1900-1987.
- Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982.
- Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
- Powell, William, 1892-1984.
- Lemmon, Jack.
- Heggen, Thomas, 1919-1949. Mister Roberts.
- Warner Bros.
- Warner Home Video (Firm)
- 141981768X: $34.99
- 73635 Warner Home Video