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The Resource Dr. Strangelove. : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick

Dr. Strangelove. : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick

Label
Dr. Strangelove. : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Title
Dr. Strangelove.
Title remainder
or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Title variation
  • Doctor Strangelove
  • How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
  • Hi there!
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Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President, his aides and the Pentagon struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Member of
Awards note
  • Named to the National Film Registry in 1989 by the Library of Congress.
  • Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role (Peter Sellers); Best Director (Stanley Kubrick); Best Picture (Stanley Kubrick); Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Stanley Kubrick, Peter George, Terry Southern), 1965 Academy Awards (U.S.).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Dr. Strangelove (Motion picture)
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R0EQBS-YU-k
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; film editor, Anthony Harvey ; music, Laurie Johnson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
[MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, some violence, sexual humor, and mild language]
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH). Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D7 2016
PerformerNote
Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens, Tracy Reed, James Earl Jones
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  • 1924-1966
  • 1925-1980
  • 1927-1999
  • 1916-1986
  • 1916-1986
  • 1927-
  • 1924-1966
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  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • George, Peter
  • Southern, Terry
  • Sellers, Peter
  • Scott, George C.
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Reed, Tracy
  • Johnson, Laurie
  • Bryant, Peter
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
95
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
821
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  • Nuclear warfare
  • Cold War
  • Military maneuvers
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • George, Peter
  • George, Peter
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Military maneuvers
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dr. Strangelove. : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Red Alert" by Peter George
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Widescreen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: New interviews with Stanley Kubrick scholars Mick Broderick and Rodney Hill; archivist Richard Daniels; cinematographer and camera innovator Joe Dunton; camera operator Kelvin Pike; and David George, son of Peter George, on whose novel Red alert the film is based; Excerpts short documentaries, about the making of the film, the sociopolitical climate of the period, the work of actor Peter Sellers, and the artistry of Kubrick; Interviews from 1963 with Sellers and actor George C. Scott; Excerpt from a 1980 interview with Sellers from NBC's Today show; Trailers; Plus: an essay by scholar David Bromwich and a 1994 article by screenwriter Terry Southern on the making of the film
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 16 cm) + 2 sheets (4 pages ; 23 cm) + 1 miniature booklet (5 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn949894209
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781681431703
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515179515
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2639BD
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o959615474
  • (OCoLC)949894209
System details
Blu-ray; region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Dr. Strangelove. : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern & Peter George ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Red Alert" by Peter George
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Widescreen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: New interviews with Stanley Kubrick scholars Mick Broderick and Rodney Hill; archivist Richard Daniels; cinematographer and camera innovator Joe Dunton; camera operator Kelvin Pike; and David George, son of Peter George, on whose novel Red alert the film is based; Excerpts short documentaries, about the making of the film, the sociopolitical climate of the period, the work of actor Peter Sellers, and the artistry of Kubrick; Interviews from 1963 with Sellers and actor George C. Scott; Excerpt from a 1980 interview with Sellers from NBC's Today show; Trailers; Plus: an essay by scholar David Bromwich and a 1994 article by screenwriter Terry Southern on the making of the film
Accompanying material
1 booklet (20 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 16 cm) + 2 sheets (4 pages ; 23 cm) + 1 miniature booklet (5 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn949894209
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781681431703
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515179515
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2639BD
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o959615474
  • (OCoLC)949894209
System details
Blu-ray; region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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