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Chariots of fire [videorecording] / Allied Stars presents ; an Enigma Production ; screenplay by Colin Welland ; produced by David Puttnam ; directed by Hugh Hudson.

Cross, Ben. (Added Author). Charleson, Ian. (Added Author). Havers, Nigel, 1949- (Added Author). Campbell, Cheryl. (Added Author). Krige, Alice, 1954- (Added Author). Welland, Colin. (Added Author). Puttnam, David, 1941- (Added Author). Hudson, Hugh. (Added Author). Vangelis. (Added Author). Allied Stars (Firm) (Added Author). Enigma (Firm) (Added Author). Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Nigel Havers, Cheryl Campbell, Alice Krige. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library DVD CHARIOTS 39851000738261 Movies Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780790789118
  • ISBN: 0790789116
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2005, c1981.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title and credits from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981.
Special features: audio commentary; Wings on their heels, the making of Chariots of fire; Chariots of fire, a reunion; 16 minutes of additonal scenes; screen tests.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Vangelis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Nigel Havers, Cheryl Campbell, Alice Krige.
Summary, etc.:
The true story of Harold Abrahams, Eric Liddell, and the team of athletic competitors who brought victory to Britain in the 1924 Olympics.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby surround 5.1 in English; mono. in French; region 1.
Language Note:
Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy award, Best costume design (Milena Canonero), Best music, original score (Vangelis), Best original screenplay (Welland), Best picture (Puttnam), 1982
Subject: Abrahams, Harold Maurice, 1899- > Drama.
Liddell, Eric, 1902-1945 > Drama.
Olympic Games (8th : 1924 : Paris, France) > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Sports films.

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