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Title Ted Williams [(DVD) videorecording] : "the greatest hitter who ever lived" / American Masters Pictures ; produced by Nick Davis Productions ; an Albert M. Tapper production in association with WNET's American masters for WNET, Nick Davis Productions, Big Papi Productions and Major League Baseball ; produced & directed by Nick Davis ; producer, Meredith Coleman ; written by Nick Davis.

Edition Widescreen.
Imprint [United States] : PBS, 2018.
Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2018]
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2018]
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction  796.357092 WIL    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  796.357092 WIL    DUE 09-24-21
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Note Documentary.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions. Described video (for the visually impaired) is available as a secondary audio track"--Container.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American masters.
Program content: ©2018.
Wide screen (16x9).
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 55 minutes.
"The following program contains strong language. Viewer discretion is advised."
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); audio-described.
Performer Narrator, Jon Hamm ; commentators, Claudia Williams, John Underwood, Leigh Montville, Ben Bradlee, Jr., John Thorn, Roger Angell, Bob Costas, Wade Boggs, Joey Votto.
Credits Music, Joel Goodman.
Audience Not rated.
Summary A complex and entertaining portrait of Ted Williams who was as obsessive as he was talented, the documentary reveals his complicated relationships with family and friends and explores the impact he has had on the current generation of MLB stars. Features Bob Costas, Wade Boggs, Roger Angell and Joey Votto. Narrated by Jon Hamm.
Contents Special features: A tale of two brothers -- A Hub fan bids kid adieu -- Ted teaches a rookie -- Claudia learns the truth.
Subject Williams, Ted, 1918-2002.
Williams, Ted, 1918-2002 (OCoLC)fst00006079 -- Videodiscs.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
United States (OCoLC)fst01204155 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Sports television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the visually disabled.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Documentary television programs. (OCoLC)fst01710387
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Davis, Nick, 1965- film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Coleman, Meredith, film producer.
Williams, Claudia, 1971- commentator.
Underwood, John, 1934- commentator.
Montville, Leigh, commentator.
Bradlee, Ben, Jr., commentator.
Thorn, John, 1947- commentator.
Angell, Roger, commentator.
Costas, Bob, 1952- commentator.
Boggs, Wade, commentator.
Hamm, Jon, 1971- commentator.
Votto, Joey, 1983- commentator.
Goodman, Joel (Joel Scott), composer.
American Masters Pictures, production company.
Nick Davis Productions, production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Big Papi Productions, production company.
Albert M. Tapper Productions, production company.
Major League Baseball (Organization), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title "Greatest hitter who ever lived"
Note Title on container: Ted Williams
ISBN 9781531706050
Standard No. 841887037785
Music No. AM61803 PBS
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