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Title Arabesque [videorecording] / a Universal picture ; screenplay by Julian Mitchell, Stanley Price, Pierre Marton ; produced and directed by Stanley Donen.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 South Beloit PL DVD & Video - SBLY-11  DVD ARA #1580    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 2.0 mono; dual layer; NTSC format, region 1.
Note Based on the novel The cipher by Gordon Cotler.
Cast Gregory Peck, Sophia Loren, Alan Badel, Kieron Moore, Carl Duering, John Merivale, Duncan Lamont, George Coulouris, Ernest Clark, Harold Kasket.
Credits Director of photography, Christopher Challis ; editor, Frederick Wilson music, Henry Mancini.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary A romantic thriller about an Oxford professor who is hired by a mysterious Arab oil magnate to decipher a secret message and befriends his exotic companion.
Language English, French or Spanish dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Cotler, Gordon -- Film adaptations.
College teachers -- England -- Oxford -- Drama.
Inscriptions, Hieroglyphic -- Transliteration -- Drama.
Ciphers -- Drama.
Arabs -- England -- Drama.
Oil industries -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Spanish dialogue.
French dialogue.
Spanish subtitles.
French subtitles.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Detective and mystery films.
Action and adventure films.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Suspense films.
Added Author Donen, Stanley.
Mitchell, Julian, 1935-
Price, Stanley, 1931-
Marton, Pierre, 1930-2003.
Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003.
Loren, Sophia, 1934-
Badel, Alan.
Moore, Kieron, 1924-2007.
Mancini, Henry.
Cotler, Gordon.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Stanley Donen's Arabesque
Standard No. 025192085833
Music No. 61023094 Universal

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