Paths of glory

During WWI, a French battalion is ordered on a suicide mission that is likely to fail. When it does, the general that planned the mission selects three soldiers from the battalion to be executed for cowardice, and selects their leader as their attorney. Cast, credits, and essay by James Naremore pri...

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Corporate Author: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Other Authors: Kubrick, Stanley., Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995., Thompson, Jim, 1906-1977., Harris, James B., 1928-, Krause, Georg, 1901-1986., Kroll, Eva., Fried, Gerald., Reiber, Ludwig, 1904-1979., Müller, Martin., Dubois, Ilse, 1922-2008., Douglas, Kirk, 1916-, Meeker, Ralph, 1920-1988., Menjou, Adolphe, 1890-1963., Macready, George, 1909-1973., Morris, Wayne, 1914-1959., Anderson, Richard, 1926-2017-, Turkel, Joe, 1927-, Kubrick, Christiane, 1932-, Hausner, Jerry, 1909-1993., Capell, Peter., Meyer, Emile, 1910-1987., Freed, Bert, 1919-1994., Dibbs, Kem, 1917-1996., Carey, Timothy Agoglia, 1929-1994., Cobb, Humphrey, 1899-1944., Bryna Productions., Harris-Kubrick Pictures Corporation., Criterion Collection (Firm)
Format: DVD
Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2010.
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] p. : ill. ; 19 x 12 cm.)
Edition: Special ed.
Series: Criterion collection) ; 538
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Summary: During WWI, a French battalion is ordered on a suicide mission that is likely to fail. When it does, the general that planned the mission selects three soldiers from the battalion to be executed for cowardice, and selects their leader as their attorney. Cast, credits, and essay by James Naremore printed in booklet inserted in container.
Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2010.
Language: English
Item Description: Based on the novel "Paths of glory" by Humphrey Cobb.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1957.
Format: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Audience: Not rated.
Awards: Named to the National Film Registry in 1992 by the Library of Congress.
Production Credits: Photographed by George Krause ; editor, Eva Kroll ; music, Gerald Fried ; art director, Ludwig Reiber ; sound, Martin Müller ; costume designer, Ilse Dubois ; special effects, Erwin Lange.
ISBN: 9781604653403
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