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The Resource The message : al-Risālah, a Filmco International Production ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig

The message : al-Risālah, a Filmco International Production ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig

Label
The message : al-Risālah
Title
The message
Title remainder
al-Risālah
Statement of responsibility
a Filmco International Production ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig
Title variation
  • Story of Islam
  • Arrisalah
  • Message: the story of islam
  • al-Risālah
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Scenarist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Member of
Cataloging source
VMA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Message (Motion picture)
  • Message (Motion picture)
Credits note
Editor, John Bloom ; music, Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
English or Arabic dialogue; English version closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M477344 2005
PerformerNote
Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka, Michael Forest
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2001
  • 1922-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Akkad, Moustapha.
  • Craig, H. A. L.
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Papas, Irene.
  • Ansara, Michael
  • Sekka, Johnny.
  • Forest, Michael.
  • Jarre, Maurice.
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
  • Filmco International Productions
Runtime
178
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muḥammad
  • Islam
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The message : al-Risālah, a Filmco International Production ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976. Arabic and English versions filmed simultaneously, with different sets of actors
  • DVD; 2.35:1 aspect ratio, widescreen, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby Digital stereo; region 1
  • Special features: "The making of an epic : Mohammed, Messenger of God" (45 min.); audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad; Arabic audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. English language feature (178 min.) -- Disc 2. Arabic language feature (198 min.)
Control code
1422720
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (376 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131329094
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV13290
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1422720
  • (OCoLC)62253393
  • (OCoLC)62253393
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The message : al-Risālah, a Filmco International Production ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976. Arabic and English versions filmed simultaneously, with different sets of actors
  • DVD; 2.35:1 aspect ratio, widescreen, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby Digital stereo; region 1
  • Special features: "The making of an epic : Mohammed, Messenger of God" (45 min.); audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad; Arabic audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. English language feature (178 min.) -- Disc 2. Arabic language feature (198 min.)
Control code
1422720
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (376 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131329094
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV13290
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1422720
  • (OCoLC)62253393
  • (OCoLC)62253393
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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