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Title Fahrenheit 451 [videorecording] / an Enterprise Vineyard production ; screenplay by Francois Truffaut and Jean-Louis Richard ; produced by Lewis M. Allen ; directed by Francois Truffaut.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2003].

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Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 53 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
Based on the novel by Ray Bradbury.
Special features: the novel, a discussion with author Ray Bradbury; the making of Fahrenheit 451; feature commentary with Julie Christie; the music of Fahrenheit 451; the original title sequence of feature; photo poster gallery; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Nicholas Roeg ; film editor, Thom Noble ; music, Bernard Herrmann.
Cast Oskar Werner, Julie Christie, Cyril Cusack, Anton Diffring, Jeremy Spenser, Bee Duffell, Alex Scott.
Summary "Montag (Oskar Werner), a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language English dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles ; captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject Reading -- Political aspects -- Drama.
Censorship -- Drama.
Totalitarianism -- Drama.
Intellectual freedom -- Drama.
Book burning -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Allen, Lewis M., 1922-2003.
Truffaut, Fran├žois.
Richard, Jean-Louis.
Werner, Oskar, 1922-1984.
Christie, Julie, 1941-
Cusack, Cyril, 1910-1993.
Diffring, Anton, 1918-1989.
Spenser, Jeremy, 1937-
Scott, Alex, 1929-
Roeg, Nicolas, 1928-
Noble, Thom.
Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975.
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012- Fahrenheit 451.
Vineyard Films.
Universal Studios, Inc.
Added Title Fahrenheit four fifty one
Fahrenheit four five one
Fahrenheit four hundred fifty one
ISBN 0783255357
9780783255354
Standard No. 025192124020
Music No. 21240 Universal Studios

 
    
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