Helen of Troy / screen play by John Twist and Hugh Gray ; adaptation by Hugh Gray and N. Richard Nash ; directed by Robert Wise

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Subjects: Helen of Troy (Greek mythology)--Drama
Mythology, Greek--Drama
Feature films
Action and adventure films
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Not rated
Edition: Wide screen ed
Published: [Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video, [1996]
LC Classification: P, PN
Added Titles: Homer Iliad
Additional Authors: Twist, John, 1898-1976
Gray, Hugh, 1900-1981
Nash, N. Richard
Wise, Robert, 1914-2005
Podesta, Rossana, 1934-
Sernas, Jacques
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0790727994
ISBN: 9780790727998
UPC: 085391155768
LaserVision laser disc utilizing the CX noise reduction system, Sides 1-2 extended play CLV, side 3 standard play CAV
Feature film
"WB Warner Bros. Pictures presents"--Opening frames
Cast: Rossana Podesta, Jack Sernas, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Stanley Baker, Niall MacGinnis, Nora Swinburne, Robert Douglas, Torin Thatcher, Harry Andrews, Janette Scott
Credits: Director of photography, Harry Stradling; art director, Edward Carerre; film editor, Thomas Reilly; music, Max Steiner
Originally produced as a motion picture in CinemaScope at Cinecittà Studios in Rome, Italy, by Warner Bros. Pictures in 1955 and released in 1956
Based on: Iliad / Homer
Dolby Surround stereo sound, digitally processed
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Not rated
Issued also as cassette (VHS)
Summary: The Greeks defeat Troy by offering a mammoth wooden horse (the Trojan Horse) that secretly houses their fighting men
Preceded by Behind the cameras, in black and white, describing how Helen of Troy was made, as originally presented in three parts by ABC- TV as television programs from late January to early February 1956, and followed by the original theatrical trailer previewing Helen of Troy
"11557"--Videodisc labels and jacket
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (141 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 35722511
ISBN/ISSN: 0790727994
9780790727998
0853911557

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