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The Resource Being there, produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; directed by Hal Ashby, (videorecording)

Being there, produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; directed by Hal Ashby, (videorecording)

Label
Being there
Title
Being there
Statement of responsibility
produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; directed by Hal Ashby
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After his employer dies, a feeble-minded gardener whose entire knowledge of life comes from watching television is sent out into the real world
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Being there (Motion picture : 1979)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
B45 2017b
PerformerNote
Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Jack Warden, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Basehart
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1980
  • 1934-
  • 1933-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashby, Hal
  • Sellers, Peter
  • MacLaine, Shirley
  • Warden, Jack
  • Kosinski, Jerzy
Runtime
130
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
864
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kosinski, Jerzy
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • Mistaken identity
  • Gardeners
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Being there, produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; directed by Hal Ashby, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Based on the novel by Jerzy Kosinski
  • Mono, wide screen 1.85:1
  • Essay by critic Mark Harris in container
  • Features: new documentary on the making of the film, featuring interviews with members of the production team; excerpts from a 1980 American Film Institute seminar with director Hal Ashby; author Jerzy Kosinski in a 1979 appearance on the Dick Cavett show; appearances from 1980 by actor Peter Sellers on NBC's Today and on the Don Lane show; promo reel featuring Sellers and Ashby; trailer and TV spots; deleted scene, outtakes, and alternate ending
Bar code
  • 31223119737568
  • 31223119737055
  • 31223119737535
  • 31223800818388
  • 31223119737063
  • 31223119737543
  • 31223119737048
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781681432823
Lccn
be2017002054
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515195317
  • 00715515195317
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2745D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Being there, produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; directed by Hal Ashby, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Based on the novel by Jerzy Kosinski
  • Mono, wide screen 1.85:1
  • Essay by critic Mark Harris in container
  • Features: new documentary on the making of the film, featuring interviews with members of the production team; excerpts from a 1980 American Film Institute seminar with director Hal Ashby; author Jerzy Kosinski in a 1979 appearance on the Dick Cavett show; appearances from 1980 by actor Peter Sellers on NBC's Today and on the Don Lane show; promo reel featuring Sellers and Ashby; trailer and TV spots; deleted scene, outtakes, and alternate ending
Bar code
  • 31223119737568
  • 31223119737055
  • 31223119737535
  • 31223800818388
  • 31223119737063
  • 31223119737543
  • 31223119737048
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781681432823
Lccn
be2017002054
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515195317
  • 00715515195317
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2745D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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