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Carbine Williams [DVD]

A real-life convicted killer who, while in prison, invents the short-stroke piston, an innovation that revolutionizes the M1 carbine.

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DVD

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  • DVD 791.43 Car, DVD

Publish Date

2009


Format: DVD
Summary: A real-life convicted killer who, while in prison, invents the short-stroke piston, an innovation that revolutionizes the M1 carbine.
Title: Carbine Williams [DVD] / MGM presents ; screenplay by Art Cohn ; produced by Armand Deutsch ; directed by Richard Thorpe.
Publisher Date: [S.l.] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009]
Subject: Williams, David Marshall, 1900-1975 -- Drama. Inventors -- Drama. Prisons -- Drama M1 carbine -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Car
Oclc: 319713284
Upc: 883316126318
Bib Id: 456784

Format: DVD
Summary: A real-life convicted killer who, while in prison, invents the short-stroke piston, an innovation that revolutionizes the M1 carbine.
Title: Carbine Williams [DVD] / MGM presents ; screenplay by Art Cohn ; produced by Armand Deutsch ; directed by Richard Thorpe.
Publisher, Date: [S.l.] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009]
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
Series: Archive collection
Series: Archive collection
Subjects: Williams, David Marshall, 1900-1975 -- Drama.
Subjects: Inventors -- Drama.
Subjects: Prisons -- Drama
Subjects: M1 carbine -- Drama.
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Biographical films
Genre: Fiction films
Other Author: Stewart, James, 1908-1997
Other Author: Hagen, Jean, 1924-1977
Other Author: Corey, Wendell, 1914-1968
Other Author: Cohn, Art, 1909-1958
Other Author: Deutsch, Armand
Other Author: Thorpe, Richard, 1896-1991
Other Author: Turner Entertainment Co.
Other Author: Warner Home Video (Firm)
Other Author: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Notes: Originally released in 1952 as a motion picture.
Notes: Director, Richard Thorpe.
Notes: James Stewart, Jean Hagen, Wendell Corey.
Notes: DVD MOD, full screen, 4:3, 1.33:1; Dolby digital mono.
Notes: "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container.
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Car
Medium: [DVD]