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The Resource Fear strikes out, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; produced by Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan, (DVD)

Fear strikes out, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; produced by Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan, (DVD)

Label
Fear strikes out
Title
Fear strikes out
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; produced by Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness. Based on the true story
Cataloging source
OFA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Haskell Boggs ; editor, Aaron Stell ; original music, Elmer Bernstein ; costume designer, Edith Head
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French language soundtracks with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F43 2003
PerformerNote
Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Norma Moore, Adam Williams, Perry Wilson, Peter J. Votrian
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-
  • 1928-1998
  • 1912-1966
  • 1932-1992
  • 1929-
  • 1909-
  • 1909-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mulligan, Robert
  • Pakula, Alan J.
  • Berkman, Ted
  • Blau, Raphael
  • Perkins, Anthony
  • Malden, Karl
  • Moore, Norma
  • Williams, Adam
  • Wilson, Perry
  • Votrian, Peter
  • Boggs, Haskell B.
  • Stell, Aaron
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Head, Edith
  • Piersall, Jimmy
  • Hirshberg, Albert
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
100
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Piersall, Jimmy
  • Fielding (Baseball)
  • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
  • Mental illness
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fear strikes out, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; produced by Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on a story by James A. Piersall and Albert S. Hirshberg
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm51945710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792186847
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360560749
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05607
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 908133
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono, NTSC, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fear strikes out, a Paramount picture ; Paramount Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; produced by Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on a story by James A. Piersall and Albert S. Hirshberg
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm51945710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792186847
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360560749
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05607
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 908133
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono, NTSC, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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