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Uniform Title Stagecoach (Motion picture : 1939)
Title Stagecoach [videorecording] / [presented by] Walter Wanger ; screenplay, Dudley Nichols ; released through United Artists ; directed by John Ford.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    39010034702856    Staff Reported Missing
Edition [Special ed.]
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (31 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series Criterion collection ; 516
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 516.
Note Based on the original story "Stage to Lordsburg" by Ernest Haycox.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: Disc 1. Commentary with film historian, Jim Kitses; Original theatrical trailer. Disc 2. "Bucking Broadway" John Ford silent film (1917); John Ford interview; "Peter Bogdanovich" offers his thoughts on Stagecoach; "Dreaming of Jeanie" video essay by Tag Gallagher; "John Ford home movies" interview with grandson Dan Ford; "True West" video interview with Buzz Bissinger; "Yakima Canutt" stuntsman Vic Armstrong discusses Camutt's contributions to filmmaking; "Screen director's playhouse" radio adaptation of Stagecoach broadcast Jan. 9, 1949 with John Wayne and Claire Trevor. Booklet: "Taking the stage" by David Cairns; "Stage to Lordsburg" by Ernest Haycox.
Credits Art direction, Alexander Toluboff ; director of photography, Bert Glennon ; musical direction, Boris Morros ; musical score based on American folk songs adapted by Richard Hageman, Franke Harling, Louis Gruenberg, John Leipold, Leo Shuken ; film editors, Otho Lovering, Dorothy Spencer ; costumes, Walter Plunkett ; sound, Frank Maher ; assistant director, Wingate Smith.
Cast Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Andy Devine, John Carradine, Thomas Mitchell, Louise Platt, George Bancroft, Donald Meek, Berton Churchill, Tim Holt, Tom Tyler.
Summary A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Awards Academy Award, 1940: Best supporting actor (Thomas Mitchell); Best music, scoring.
Subject Stagecoaches -- Drama.
Genre/Form Western films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968. Producer.
Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960. Screenwriter.
Ford, John, 1894-1973. Interviewee. Director.
Trevor, Claire, 1909-2000. Actor.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979. Actor.
Devine, Andy, 1905-1977. Actor.
Carradine, John. Actor.
Mitchell, Thomas, 1892-1962. Actor.
Platt, Louise, 1915-2003. Actor.
Bancroft, George, 1882-1956. Actor.
Meek, Donald, 1880-1946. Actor.
Churchill, Berton, 1876-1940. Actor.
Holt, Tim, 1918-1973. Actor.
Tyler, Tom, 1903-1954. Actor.
Toluboff, Alexander. Artistic director.
Glennon, Bert. Cinematographer.
Morros, Boris, 1891-1963. Composer.
Hageman, Richard, 1881-1966. Adapter.
Harling, W. Franke (William Franke), 1887-1958. Adapter.
Gruenberg, Louis, 1884-1964. Adapter.
Leipold, John M. Adapter.
Shuken, Leo, 1906-1976. Adapter.
Lovering, Otto. Film editor.
Spencer, Dorothy, 1909-2002. Film editor.
Plunkett, Walter, 1902-1982. Costume designer.
Maher, Frank. Sound designer.
Kitses, Jim. Commentator.
Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939- Interviewee.
Ford, Dan, 1945- Interviewee.
Bissinger, H. G. Interviewee.
Armstrong, Vic, 1946- Interviewee.
Gallagher, Tag. Dreaming of Jeanie.
Cairns, David, 1926- Taking the stage.
Haycox, Ernest, 1899-1950. Stage to Lordsburg.
United Artists Corporation.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Bucking Broadway.
ISBN 9781604652253
Standard No. 715515051910
Music No. CC1857D Criterion Collection

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