The Resource Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)

Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)

Label
Kiss of the spider woman
Title
Kiss of the spider woman
Statement of responsibility
FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Title variation
Baiser de la femme-araignée
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
Related
Cataloging source
G8V
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodolfo Sanchez ; editor, Mauro Alice ; music, John Neschling, Nando Carneiro
Intended audience
Rated 14A (Canadian Home Video Rating)
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997 .K574 2008
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, José Lewgoy, Milton Goncalves, Miriam Pires, Nuno Leal Maia, Fernando Torres, Herson Capri, Denise Dumont, Antonio Petrin, Wilson Grey, Miguel Falabella
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Babenco, Hector
  • Hurt, William
  • Julia, Raul
  • Braga, Sonia
  • Puig, Manuel
  • Videoville Showtime Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prison psychology
  • Political prisoners
  • Gay men
  • Torture victims
  • Male friendship
  • Motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Widescreen, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital mono
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Disc 1. Trivia tracks in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2: "Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman" featurette (108 min.); "The submissive woman's role:" a Manuel Puig mini-documentary; "Spider woman on Broadway:" a mini-documentary; slide show commentary; photo galleries
Bar code
  • 31223113754718
  • 31223113754262
  • 31223113754619
  • 31223113754569
  • 31223113754585
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
777235012381
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1238
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)416461494
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Widescreen, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital mono
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Disc 1. Trivia tracks in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2: "Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman" featurette (108 min.); "The submissive woman's role:" a Manuel Puig mini-documentary; "Spider woman on Broadway:" a mini-documentary; slide show commentary; photo galleries
Bar code
  • 31223113754718
  • 31223113754262
  • 31223113754619
  • 31223113754569
  • 31223113754585
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
777235012381
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1238
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)416461494
Video recording format
DVD

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