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Title Johnny got his gun [videodisc] / Roxbury Entertainment ; Arch Oboler Productions
Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, 2009
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 Adult Feature Film DVD  DVD FEATURE FILM JOH     AVAILABLE
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Call # DVD FEATURE FILM JOH
Phys. Description 1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in
System Det DVD, widescreen, NTSC
Note Closed-captioned
Title from container
Cast Timothy Bottoms, Jason Robards, Kathy Fields, Donald Sutherland, Marsha Hunt, Diane Varsi
Credits Director of photography, Jules Brenner ; composer and conductor, Jerry Fielding ; producer, Bruce Campbell ; novel and screenplay, Dalton Trumbo ; director, Dalton Trumbo
Note Based on the novel by Dalton Trumbo
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
Audience MPAA rating: PG; mild language, crude humor and some thematic elements
Summary After a shell leaves his body mangled on the final day of World War I, young Joe Bonham lies trapped in a hospital bed. He is a fully conscious quadruple amputee who cannot speak, hear or see. He is left to wander within his own mind and goes between his harsh reality and memories of a happier life long gone. Delve into the mind of a man lost somewhere on the edges of sanity and insanity, life and death
Note Special features: "Dalton Trumbo: rebel in Hollywood" documentary (2006); new interview with Timothy Bottoms; music video "One" by Metallica; rare behind-the-scenes footage with commentary by Timothy Bottoms and director of photography Jules Brenner; 1940 radio adapation of Johnny got his gun starring James Cagney; "Johnny got his gun" article from American Cinematographer (1971); original theatrical trailer
Subject Amputees -- Psychology -- Drama
Arm -- Amputation -- Drama
Leg -- Amputation -- Drama
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries -- United States -- Drama
World War, 1914-1918 -- Hospitals -- Drama
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American -- Drama
War films
Feature films
DVDs
Alt Author Campbell, Bruce, Production personnel.
Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976
Bottoms, Timothy, 1949-
Robards, Jason
Fields, Kathy
Sutherland, Donald, 1935-
Hunt, Marsha, 1917-
Varsi, Diane
Fielding, Jerry, 1922-
Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976. Johnny got his gun
Roxbury Entertainment (Firm)
Arch Oboler Productions (Firm)
Shout! Factory (Firm)
Alt Title Dalton Trumbo's Johnny got his gun
ISBN 9781603992602
160399260X
Isbn/Issn 826663113129
Music # SF11312