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The Resource John Cassavetes, Five films, producers, Maurice McEndree, Sam Shaw, Al Rubin ; written and directed by John Cassavetes, (videorecording)

John Cassavetes, Five films, producers, Maurice McEndree, Sam Shaw, Al Rubin ; written and directed by John Cassavetes, (videorecording)

Label
John Cassavetes, Five films
Title
John Cassavetes
Title part
Five films
Statement of responsibility
producers, Maurice McEndree, Sam Shaw, Al Rubin ; written and directed by John Cassavetes
Title variation
  • John Cassavetes
  • Five films
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Distributor
Film editor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shadows: Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. Faces: Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling in the arms of others. A woman under the influence: Mabel is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. The killing of a Chinese bookie: To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. Opening night: A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Member of
Cataloging source
TKL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Shadows (Motion picture : 1959)
  • Faces (Motion picture : 1968)
  • Woman under the influence (Motion picture)
  • Killing of a Chinese bookie (Motion picture)
  • Opening night (Motion picture : 1977)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Erich Kollmar ... [and others] ; art director, Phedon Papamichael ; editors, John Cassavetes ... [and others] ; music, Shifi Hadi, Jack Ackerman, Bo Harwood ; costume designer, Alexandra Corwin-Hankin ; production designers, Randy Liles ... [and others]
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Rated PG (Shadows), PG-13 (Faces, Opening night), R (The killing of a Chinese bookie, A woman under the influence)
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.J613 2013
PerformerNote
Ben Carruthers, Lelia Goldoni, John Marley, Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk, Fred Draper, Ben Gazzara, Timothy Carey, Joan Blondell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-1989
  • 1907-1984
  • 1927-2011
  • 1929-
  • 1931-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Carruthers, Ben
  • Goldoni, Lelia
  • Marley, John
  • Rowlands, Gena
  • Falk, Peter
  • Kollmar, Erich
  • Hadi, Shafi
  • Ackerman, Jack
  • Harwood, Bo
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
746
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
250-255
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Insanity (Law)
  • Bookmakers (Gambling)
  • Accidents
Technique
live action
Label
John Cassavetes, Five films, producers, Maurice McEndree, Sam Shaw, Al Rubin ; written and directed by John Cassavetes, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from box
  • Shadows originally released as a motion picture in 1959; Faces originally released as a motion picture in 1968; A woman under the influence originally released as a motion picture in 1974; The killing of a Chinese bookie originally released as a motion picture in 1976 and again in 1978; Opening night originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special features include: high-definition digital restorations of all five films; interviews with Cassavetes collaborators Gena Rowlands, Ben Gazzara, Peter Falk, Seymour Cassel, Lelia Goldini, Lynn Carlin and Al Ruban; "Faces" alternate opening; "Cineastes de notre termps": an episode from the French television series; audio commentary on "A woman under the infuluence"; stills and poster galleries ; documentary "A constant forge" by Charles Kiselyak
Accompanying material
1 guide (79 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm).
Bar code
  • 31223133026956
  • 31223133026949
  • 31223133026915
  • 31223133026931
  • 31223133026923
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1974) (147 min.)
  • Part 4.
  • The killing of a Chinese bookie
  • (1976 version) (135 min.)
  • The killing of a Chinese bookie
  • (1978 version) (108 min.)
  • Part 5.
  • Opening night
  • (1977) (144 min.)
  • Part 1.
  • Shadows
  • (1959) (82 min.)
  • Part 2.
  • Faces
  • (1968) (130 min.)
  • Part 3.
  • A woman under the influence
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 746 min.)
Isbn
9781604657937
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515111713
Other physical details
sound, color and black & white
Publisher number
  • CC2322BD
  • CC2322BD-1--CC2322BD-5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869926374
System details
Blu-ray, region A, monaural; full screen (1.33:1) presentation (Shadows) ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation (Faces) ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation (A woman under the influence, The killing of a Chinese bookie, Opening night); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
John Cassavetes, Five films, producers, Maurice McEndree, Sam Shaw, Al Rubin ; written and directed by John Cassavetes, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from box
  • Shadows originally released as a motion picture in 1959; Faces originally released as a motion picture in 1968; A woman under the influence originally released as a motion picture in 1974; The killing of a Chinese bookie originally released as a motion picture in 1976 and again in 1978; Opening night originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special features include: high-definition digital restorations of all five films; interviews with Cassavetes collaborators Gena Rowlands, Ben Gazzara, Peter Falk, Seymour Cassel, Lelia Goldini, Lynn Carlin and Al Ruban; "Faces" alternate opening; "Cineastes de notre termps": an episode from the French television series; audio commentary on "A woman under the infuluence"; stills and poster galleries ; documentary "A constant forge" by Charles Kiselyak
Accompanying material
1 guide (79 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm).
Bar code
  • 31223133026956
  • 31223133026949
  • 31223133026915
  • 31223133026931
  • 31223133026923
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1974) (147 min.)
  • Part 4.
  • The killing of a Chinese bookie
  • (1976 version) (135 min.)
  • The killing of a Chinese bookie
  • (1978 version) (108 min.)
  • Part 5.
  • Opening night
  • (1977) (144 min.)
  • Part 1.
  • Shadows
  • (1959) (82 min.)
  • Part 2.
  • Faces
  • (1968) (130 min.)
  • Part 3.
  • A woman under the influence
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 746 min.)
Isbn
9781604657937
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515111713
Other physical details
sound, color and black & white
Publisher number
  • CC2322BD
  • CC2322BD-1--CC2322BD-5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869926374
System details
Blu-ray, region A, monaural; full screen (1.33:1) presentation (Shadows) ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation (Faces) ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation (A woman under the influence, The killing of a Chinese bookie, Opening night); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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