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The Resource 20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer

20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer

Label
20,000 leagues under the sea
Title
20,000 leagues under the sea
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Title variation
  • 20,000 leagues under the sea
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Walt Disney presents 20,000 leagues under the sea
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniacal Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar-Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (John Meehan, Emile Kuri); Best Effects, Special Effects.
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar - Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (John Meehan, Emile Kuri); Best Effects, Special Effects.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
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20,000 leagues under the sea (Motion picture : 1954)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Franz Planer ; art director, John Meehan ; editor, Elmo Williams ; costume designer, Norman Martien ; music, Paul Smith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English captions for the hearing impaired; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.85
LC item number
.T837 2003
PerformerNote
Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre, Robert J. Wilke, Ted de Corsia, J.M. Kerrigan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2020
  • 1909-1984
  • 1894-1971
  • 1914-1989
  • 1884-1964
  • 1894-1963
  • 1913-2015
  • 1906-1985
  • 1902-1963
  • 1828-1905
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  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Felton, Earl
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Mason, James
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Wilke, Robert J.
  • De Corsia, Ted
  • Kerrigan, J. M.
  • Planer, Franz E.
  • Williams, Elmo
  • Smith, Paul J.
  • Meehan, John
  • Martien, Norman
  • Verne, Jules
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Verne, Jules
  • Sailors
  • Whaling ships
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Nemo, Captain (Fictitious character)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers / by Jules Verne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks, a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney, explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humboltsquid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian/author Rudy Behlmer -- Radio spots for 1954 feature -- Peter Lorre's ADR tracks -- Captain Nemo's organ music -- The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea featurette -- Jules Verne & Walt disney (explorers of the imagination behind-the-scenes featurette) -- The Humbolt squid: A real sea monster -- The musical legacy of Paul Smith -- Touring The Nautilus -- Lost treasure: The sunset squid sequence -- Disney Studio album -- Production gallery -- Monsters of the deep -- Trims -- Script excerpt: Nemo's death -- Movie Merchandise -- Themed cartoon (theatrical animated short "Grand Canyonscope") -- Theatrical trailer -- Storyboard-to-scene comparison -- Unused animation -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition ; Widescreen version 2.55:first.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9780788838088
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936192476
  • 786936192476
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52008094
  • (OCoLC)52008094
  • 21924
System details
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding, NTSC
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney presents ; screen play by Earl Felton ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers / by Jules Verne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks, a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney, explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humboltsquid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian/author Rudy Behlmer -- Radio spots for 1954 feature -- Peter Lorre's ADR tracks -- Captain Nemo's organ music -- The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea featurette -- Jules Verne & Walt disney (explorers of the imagination behind-the-scenes featurette) -- The Humbolt squid: A real sea monster -- The musical legacy of Paul Smith -- Touring The Nautilus -- Lost treasure: The sunset squid sequence -- Disney Studio album -- Production gallery -- Monsters of the deep -- Trims -- Script excerpt: Nemo's death -- Movie Merchandise -- Themed cartoon (theatrical animated short "Grand Canyonscope") -- Theatrical trailer -- Storyboard-to-scene comparison -- Unused animation -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition ; Widescreen version 2.55:first.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9780788838088
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936192476
  • 786936192476
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52008094
  • (OCoLC)52008094
  • 21924
System details
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding, NTSC
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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