The James Dean story: a different kind of motion picture

United States, 1990

Film
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This is a special documentary movie on the life of one of Hollywood’s greatest legends - as told by his relatives, friends and fellow actors. The presence of James Dean in this film has been made possible by the use of existing motion picture material, tape recordings of his voice and by means of dynamic exploration of still photographs.

Credits

director

Robert Altman

producer

George W. George

production company

Hughes Leisure Group

Language

English

Duration

01:20:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

39261

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Dean, James, 1931-1955

Biographical

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

History → Biography

Music & Performing Arts → Actors

People → Biography

People → Dean, James, 1931-1955

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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