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Title The pride of the Yankees [(DVD) videorecording] / [presented by] Samuel Goldwyn ; original story by Paul Gallico ; screenplay by Jo Swerling and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; directed by Sam Wood.

Edition Collector's edition.
Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
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Description 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Special features: "The making of The pride of the Yankees" featurette; "The man behind the Iron Horse, what he left behind" featurette; "Always" the story behind the song featurette; "Lou Gehrig's Disease: the search for a cure" featurette; "Curt Schilling: legend on a legend" featurette.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Walter Brennan, Babe Ruth, Bill Dickey, Bob Meusel, Bill Stern, Veloz, Yolanda, Ray Noble and his Orchestra.
Terms Of Use This disc is copy protected.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1943: Oscar - Best Film Editing (Daniel Mandell)
Subject Gehrig, Lou, 1903-1941 -- Drama.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 1942.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Goldwyn, Samuel, 1879-1974.
Gallico, Paul, 1897-1976.
Swerling, Jo, 1897-1964.
Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953.
Wood, Sam, 1883-1949.
Cooper, Gary, 1901-1961.
Wright, Teresa, 1918-2005.
Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974.
Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948.
Dickey, Bill, 1907-1993.
Meusel, Bob.
Stern, Bill, 1907-1971.
Veloz, Frank.
Veloz, Yolanda.
Ray Noble Orchestra.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 883904102984 50
Music No. 110298 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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