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Exodus [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger.

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Rockville Public Library DVD "E" Classic 769 (Text to phone) 34035103721029 Adult DVD Available -

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General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Based on the book by Leon Uris.
Includes: original theatrical trailer.
In English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Ernest Gold ; director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; film editor, Louis R. Loeffler.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Newman, Eva Marie Saint, Ralph Richardson, Peter Lawford, Lee J. Cobb, Sal Mineo, John Derek, Hugh Griffith, Gregory Ratoff, Felix Aylmer, David Opatoshu, Jill Haworth.
Summary, etc.: This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Language Note:
In English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Subject: Israel History 1948-1967 Drama
Palestine History 1917-1948 Drama
Haganah (Organization) Drama
Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi Drama
Exodus 1947 (Ship)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Drama
Holocaust survivors Israel Drama
Zionists Drama
Feature films
Genre: Adventure films.
Historical films.
War films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Action and adventure films.
Historical films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Adventure -- Feature.
Historical -- Feature.
War -- Feature.
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