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Title:
The catcher was a spy
Publication Information:
Hollywood, California : Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]

©2018
ISBN:
9786317481305
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (94 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, violence and language.
Language:
English
Language Note:
In English; English subtitles; closed-captioned.
General Note:
Based on the book by Nicholas Dawidoff.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Wide screen.

Special feature: Deleted scenes.
Abstract:
The true story of Moe Berg, professional baseball player, Ivy League graduate, attorney, and a top-secret spy who helped the US win the race against Germany to build the atomic bomb.
Personal Subject:
Added Uniform Title:
Container of (work): Catcher was a spy (Motion picture).
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DVD CATCHER 1
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DVD CATCHER 1
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DVD CATCHER 1
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DVD CATCHER/A SPY 1 .SOURCE. BAKER & TAYLOR
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DVD CATCHER 1 .SOURCE. BTE 10-19-18
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DVD PN1997.C38S69 2018 1
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Prescott Public Library1Received on 3/18/19
Black Canyon City Community Library1Received on 11/6/18
Ash Fork Public Library1Received on 1/14/19

Summary

Summary

In this war drama based on a true story, Moe Berg (Paul Rudd), a former Major League Baseball catcher who speaks nine languages, is recruited by the Office of Security Services during World War II to thwart a German scientist's plans to assemble an atomic bomb for the Nazis. Also starring Mark Strong, Sienna Miller, Jeff Daniels, and Guy Pearce. Directed by Ben Lewin. ~ Kyle Lavigne, Rovi