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The Alamo [videorecording] / a Batjac Production ; produced and directed by John Wayne ; original screenplay by James Edward Grant.

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  • 42 out of 46 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 2 out of 2 copies are currently available at Desoto Trail Regional Library. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Camilla-DeSoto Trail Regional Library.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0792847873
  • ISBN: 9780792847878
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 162 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, c2000.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin.
Participant or Performer:
John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Laurence Harvey, Frankie Avalon, Patrick Wayne.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details:
DVD, widescreen presentation; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, dubbed French (stereo.) and Spanish (mono.); subtitles in French and Spanish.
Subject: Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) > Siege, 1836 > Drama.
Texas > History > Revolution, 1835-1836 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Historical films
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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