The Resource A town like Alice, directed by Jack Lee

A town like Alice, directed by Jack Lee

Label
A town like Alice
Title
A town like Alice
Statement of responsibility
directed by Jack Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jean, a prisoner in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp, meets a captive Australian, Joe, and the two form a mutually affectionate relationship. He tells her of his home town, Alice Springs, and how he hopes to return. To relieve the starvation of the female prisoners Joe steals some chickens, but is caught and sentenced to be executed by the Japanese. Later, Jean learns that Joe did not actually die, and resolves to find him
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Cataloging source
VDES
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by Jack Lee ; screenplay by W.P. Lipscomb and Richard Mason
Intended audience
NZ Rating PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers
Language note
  • In English
  • English language track
PerformerNote
Virginia McKenna, Peter Finch
Runtime
107
Series statement
Masterpiece collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
A town like Alice, directed by Jack Lee
Label
A town like Alice, directed by Jack Lee
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on the novel by Nevil Shute
  • "13473"
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.)
Isbn
9315842041793
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 13473
  • BLK13473
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SL1202401
  • (OCoLC)803633913
  • (AuCNLKIN)000049649186
System details
DVD : 4:3 aspect ratio ; region 4 ; PAL ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      -41.5138363 173.9549607
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