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The Resource Morgan : a suitable case for treatment, British Lion ; Quintra Films present ; written by David Mercer ; produced by Leon Clore ; directed by Karel Reisz

Morgan : a suitable case for treatment, British Lion ; Quintra Films present ; written by David Mercer ; produced by Leon Clore ; directed by Karel Reisz

Label
Morgan : a suitable case for treatment
Title
Morgan
Title remainder
a suitable case for treatment
Statement of responsibility
British Lion ; Quintra Films present ; written by David Mercer ; produced by Leon Clore ; directed by Karel Reisz
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A black comedy that chronicles one man's descent into a life of absurdist fantasy. Morgan is a social misfit obsessed with Karl Marx, large primates, and stopping his ex-wife from marrying his former best friend. Against the background of swinging 1960s London, the film follows Morgan through his pursuit of both marital reconciliation and sabotage
Awards note
  • Cannes Film Festival, 1966: Best actress (Redgrave)
  • British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1967: Film awards, Best British film editing (Priestley); Best British screenplay (Mercer)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Cinematography, Gerry Turpin, Larry Pizer ; editor, Tom Priestley ; music, John Dankworth
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Vanessa Redgrave, David Warner, Robert Stephens, Irene Handl, Bernard Bresslaw, Arthur Mullard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-1980
  • 1937-
  • 1941-
  • 1931-1995
  • 1901-1987
  • -1995
  • 1925-1997
  • 1932-
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  • Mercer, David
  • Clore, Leon
  • Reisz, Karel
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Warner, David
  • Stephens, Robert
  • Handl, Irene
  • Bresslaw, Bernard
  • Mullard, Arthur
  • Turpin, Gerry
  • Pizer, Larry
  • Priestley, Tom
  • Dankworth, John
  • British Lion Films
  • Quintra Films
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Divorced people
  • Absurd (Philosophy)
  • London (England)
  • Absurd (Philosophy)
  • Divorced people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Manners and customs
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Morgan : a suitable case for treatment, British Lion ; Quintra Films present ; written by David Mercer ; produced by Leon Clore ; directed by Karel Reisz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer; talent bios
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
48453766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131146196
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV11461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48453766
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation (1.66:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Morgan : a suitable case for treatment, British Lion ; Quintra Films present ; written by David Mercer ; produced by Leon Clore ; directed by Karel Reisz
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer; talent bios
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
48453766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131146196
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV11461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48453766
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation (1.66:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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