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The Resource In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan, (videorecording)

In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan, (videorecording)

Label
In the name of the father
Title
In the name of the father
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; production designer, Caroline Amies ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, Trevor Jones ; original songs by Bono, Gavin Friday, Maurice Seezer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French language soundtrack (Dolby surround) with optional Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I475 1998
PerformerNote
Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Emma Thompson, John Lynch, Corin Redgrave
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheridan, Jim
  • George, Terry
  • Day-Lewis, Daniel
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Lynch, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Hell's Kitchen (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
133
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • False imprisonment
  • Judicial error
  • Fathers and sons
  • Prisons
  • Terrorism
  • Bombings
  • Bombing investigation
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights
Bar code
  • 31223130470629
  • 31223130470645
  • 31223130470660
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Isbn
9780783227900
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20248
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40122566
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights
Bar code
  • 31223130470629
  • 31223130470645
  • 31223130470660
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Isbn
9780783227900
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20248
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40122566
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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