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Title Lifeboat [videorecording] / Twentieth Century-Fox ; [story] by John Steinbeck ; screenplay by Jo Swerling ; produced by Kenneth MacGowan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005]
1 hold on first copy returned of 2 copies


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    LIF    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    LIF    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1944.
Special features: Audio commentary by USC film professor Drew Casper; "The making of 'Lifeboat'" featurette; exclusive still photo gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Glen MacWilliams ; art directors, James Baferi, Maurice Ransford ; editor, Dorothy Spencer ; music, Hugo W. Friedhofer ; costume designer, Rene Hubert.
Cast Tallulah Bankhead, William Bendix, Walter Slezak, Mary Anderson, John Hodiak, Henry Hull, Heather Angel, Hume Cronyn, Canada Lee.
Summary When their vessel is torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean during WWII, eight survivors find refuge in a lifeboat. Short on food and water, their situation is further complicated when they rescue a crew member from the German submarine that sank their ship.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
English dialogue, optional subtitles in English and Spanish.
Subject Survival at sea -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980
Macgowan, Kenneth, 1888-1963
Swerling, Jo, 1897-1964
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Bankhead, Tallulah, 1902-1968.
Bendix, William, 1906-1964.
Slezak, Walter, 1902-1983.
Anderson, Mary, 1918-2014-
Hodiak, John
Hull, Henry, 1890-1977.
Angel, Heather, 1909-1986
Cronyn, Hume.
Lee, Canada
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Note Title on container: Alfred Hitchcock's production of Lifeboat
Standard No. 024543172260 50
Music No. 2227226 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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