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Birdman of Alcatraz [videorecording] : the story of a real and living man-- / United Artists Pictures Inc. ; Harold Hecht presents ; screenplay by Guy Trosper ; produced by Stuart Millar and Guy Trosper ; directed by John Frankenheimer.

Birdman of Alcatraz the story of a real and living man--

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  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD Birdman (Text) 31307014337127 Movies Available -

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  • ISBN: 0792849132 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 29 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.66:1).
Originally produced as motion picture in 1962.
Based on the book of the same title by Tom Gaddis.
Includes the original theatrical trailer.
Not rated by MPAA.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographed by Burnett Guffey ; art director, Ferdie Carrere ; edited by Edward Mann ; music by Elmer Bernstein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Thelma Ritter, Neville Brand, Edmond O'Brien, Betty Field, Telly Savalas.
Summary, etc.:
The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment.
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Language Note:
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Gaddis, Thomas E. > Film and video adaptations.
Stroud, Robert, 1890-1963 > Drama.
Prisoners > California > Drama.
United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California > Drama.
Genre: Biographical films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
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