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The Resource Chinatown, Long Road Productions ; a Paramount picture, (DVD)

Chinatown, Long Road Productions ; a Paramount picture, (DVD)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
Long Road Productions ; a Paramount picture
Title variation
China town
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
Cataloging source
VYF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Robert Evans ; writer, Robert Towne ; director, Roman Polanski
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French language track
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-2008
  • 1906-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Hillerman, John
  • Lopez, Perry
  • Young, Burt
  • Huston, John
  • Long Road Productions
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Film noir
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, Long Road Productions ; a Paramount picture, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1974 motion picture
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer ; Retrospective interviews with Roman Polanski, Robert Evans and Robert Towne
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm42951526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792159575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361551647
  • 032429287809
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACW-6248
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Chinatown, Long Road Productions ; a Paramount picture, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1974 motion picture
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer ; Retrospective interviews with Roman Polanski, Robert Evans and Robert Towne
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm42951526
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792159575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361551647
  • 032429287809
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACW-6248
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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