The Resource Quo vadis, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy

Quo vadis, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy

Label
Quo vadis
Title
Quo vadis
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Creator
Contributor
Distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up as the adopted daughter of a retired Roman general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Additional physical form
French language version also available.
Awards note
Golden Globes, 1952: Best Supporting Actor (Peter Ustinov); Best Cinematography - Color
Cataloging source
AzPhLCL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Quo vadis (Motion picture : 1951)
Credits note
Music by Miklos Rozsa ; directors of photography, Robert Surtees, William V. Skall ; art directors, William A. Horning, Cedric Gibbons, Edward Carfagno ; film editor, Ralph E. Winters ; costumes recreated by Herschel McCoy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
  • CHV rating: PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.Q6 2013
PerformerNote
Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn, Peter Ustinov, Patricia Laffan, Finlay Currie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1984
  • 1893-1973
  • 1888?-1960
  • 1900-1987
  • 1911-1969
  • 1921-2007
  • 1905-1978
  • 1846-1916
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zimbalist, Sam
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Behrman, S. N.
  • Levien, Sonya
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Taylor, Robert
  • Kerr, Deborah
  • Genn, Leo
  • Ustinov, Peter
  • Sienkiewicz, Henryk
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Criterion-on-Demand (Firm)
Runtime
168
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nero
  • Generals
  • Persecution
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Church history
  • Rome
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Quo vadis, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Link
http://media2.criterionpic.com/display/006?t=M65020
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Warner Bros., 1852
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
  • online resource
  • other
Carrier category code
  • cr
  • vz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (168 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
M65020
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MFM)mfcM65020
System details
Content available as downloadable file or streaming video
Video recording format
other
Label
Quo vadis, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Link
http://media2.criterionpic.com/display/006?t=M65020
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Warner Bros., 1852
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
  • online resource
  • other
Carrier category code
  • cr
  • vz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (168 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
M65020
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MFM)mfcM65020
System details
Content available as downloadable file or streaming video
Video recording format
other

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