Paths of glory [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Bryna Productions ; Harris-Kubrick Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Calder Willingham and Jim Thompson ; produced by James B. Harris ; directed by Stanley Kubrick.
Contributor(s): Kubrick, Stanley [aus, drt] | Willingham, Calder [aus] | Thompson, Jim [aus] | Harris, James B [pro] | Krause, Georg [cng] | Kroll, Eva [flm] | Fried, Gerald [cmp] | Reiber, Ludwig [ard] | Müller, Martin [sds] | Dubois, Ilse [cst] | Douglas, Kirk [act] | Meeker, Ralph [act] | Menjou, Adolphe [act] | Macready, George [act] | Morris, Wayne [act] | Anderson, Richard [act] | Turkel, Joe [act] | Kubrick, Christiane [act] | Hausner, Jerry [act] | Capell, Peter [act] | Meyer, Emile [act] | Freed, Bert [act] | Dibbs, Kem [act] | Carey, Timothy Agoglia [act] | Cobb, Humphrey. Paths of glory | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer | Bryna Productions, Inc | Harris-Kubrick Pictures Corporation | Criterion Collection (Firm).Material type: Visual materialSeries: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs): 538.Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2010Edition: Special ed.Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ( p. : ill. ; 19 x 12 cm.).ISBN: 9781604653403; 160465340X.Subject(s): Cobb, Humphrey, 1899-1944 -- Film adaptations | World War, 1914-1918 -- France -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films -- United States. | War films. | Film adaptations. | Fiction films. | Feature films.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
In English with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou, George Macready, Wayne Morris, Richard Anderson, Joseph Turkel, Susanne Christian, Jerry Hausner, Peter Capell, Emile Meyer, Bert Freed, Kem Dibbs, Timothy Carey.
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.
Based on the novel "Paths of glory" by Humphrey Cobb.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1957.
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.
Special features: Commentary by critic Gary Giddins; Audio interview with Stanley Kubrick conducted by Jeremy Bernstein (1966); Television interview with Kirk Douglas (1979); Video interview with James B. Harris; Video interview with Christiane Kubrick; Video interview with Jan Harlan; Segment from a French news program detailing the World War I tragedy involving French Corporal Théophile Maupas (1997); Theatrical trailer. Booklet: "We have met the enemy ..." essay by James Naremore.