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Title Hail the conquering hero [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures ; written and directed by Preston Sturges.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Geneseo PL Audio Visual - GPLG-7  DVD F HA    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Universal cinema classics
Universal Cinema classics.
System Details DVD, region 1, full frame (1.33:1); Dolby digital 2.0 mono.
Audience Not rated.
Cast Eddie Bracken, Ella Raines, William Demarest, Raymond Walburn, Franklin Pangborn, Elizabeth Patterson, Bill Edwards.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1944.
Summary Born on the day his father died a hero in WWI, Woodrow Lafayette Pershing Truesmith enlists proudly when World War II begins. Although anxious to serve his country, Woodrow is quickly discharged because of his chronic hay fever. Ashamed to return to his home and his girlfriend, he takes a shipyard job while his buddies forward home his letters from the 'Pacific.'
Credits Director, Preston Sturges.
Language English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939 - 1945
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Drama.
Deception -- United States -- Drama.
Heroes -- United States -- Drama.
Deception. (OCoLC)fst00888968
Heroes. (OCoLC)fst00955558
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Fiction films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Sturges, Preston.
Bracken, Eddie, 1915-2002, actor.
Raines, Ella, 1921-1988, actor.
Demarest, William, actor.
Walburn, Raymond, 1887-1969, actor.
Pangborn, Franklyn, 1889-1958, actor.
Patterson, Elizabeth, 1875-1966, actor.
Edwards, Bill, 1918-1999, actor.
Sturges, Preston, author of screenplay, director.
Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Standard No. 025192091001
Music No. 61117192 Universal

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