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Title On the beach [(DVD) videorecording] / Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer.

Edition Widescreen.
Publication Info. Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment : DVD Video, [2000]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F ON    DUE 12-04-23
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Description 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned ; English or French ; French and Spanish language subtitles.
Cast Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins, Donna Anderson.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture by Lomitas Productions and released by United Artists in 1959.
Based on: On the beach / Nevil Shute.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.
Subject Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960 -- Television adaptations.
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960 -- Film adaptations.
Nuclear warfare -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Added Author Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003.
Gardner, Ava, 1922-1990.
Astaire, Fred.
Perkins, Anthony, 1932-1992.
Paxton, John, 1911-1985.
Kramer, Stanley.
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960. On the beach.
United Artists Corporation.
Lomitas Productions Inc.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 0792843614
Standard No. 027616837226
Music No. 908372 : MGM Home Entertainment/DVD Video
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