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The Resource La piovra : Octopus, Series 2, produced by Escort-Cine TV, Rai Uno, Teleclip/A2, ZDF, ORF, Channel Four ; screenplay by Ennio De Concini ; directed by Florestano Vancini, (videorecording)

La piovra : Octopus, Series 2, produced by Escort-Cine TV, Rai Uno, Teleclip/A2, ZDF, ORF, Channel Four ; screenplay by Ennio De Concini ; directed by Florestano Vancini, (videorecording)

Label
La piovra : Octopus, Series 2
Title
La piovra
Title remainder
Octopus
Title number
Series 2
Statement of responsibility
produced by Escort-Cine TV, Rai Uno, Teleclip/A2, ZDF, ORF, Channel Four ; screenplay by Ennio De Concini ; directed by Florestano Vancini
Title variation
Octopus
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
First broadcast in Italy in 1984, The Octopus (La Piovra) is an international blockbuster, running 18 years and producing nine follow-up series. In Series 2, it gets personal for Police Inspector Corrado Cattani. His lust for revenge drives him undercover, where he discoversa multi-million dollar arms deal. Helped by a familiar foe, the Countess Olga Camastra, whose love for him leads her to break the criminals' code of silence, Cattani works both sides of the law as his battle with the Mafia reaches a shocking climax-- from container
Member of
Cataloging source
SFB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Piovra (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Nino Celeste ; editing, Enzo Meniconi ; music, Ennio Morricone
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In Italian with subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.O28 2010
PerformerNote
Starring: Michele Placido, Florinda Bolkan, Nicole Jamet, François Perier, Martin Balsam
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
  • 1919-1996
  • 1926-2008
  • 1923-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Placido, Michele
  • Bolkan, Florinda
  • Périer, François
  • Jamet, Nicole
  • Balsam, Martin
  • Vancini, Florestano
  • De Concini, Ennio
  • Celeste, Nino
  • Meniconi, Enzo
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Escort-Cine TV
  • Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
  • Rai Uno (Firm)
  • Rai Trade (Firm)
  • Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
  • Österreichischer Rundfunk
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • MHZ Networks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
350
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mafia
  • Police
  • Television series
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
La piovra : Octopus, Series 2, produced by Escort-Cine TV, Rai Uno, Teleclip/A2, ZDF, ORF, Channel Four ; screenplay by Ennio De Concini ; directed by Florestano Vancini, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 1985
  • Extra features: "How I learned to stop worrying and love The Octopus" ; "Alone against the Mafia: the Corrado Cattani story" ; "Shades of grey: the villains of The Octopus."
Bar code
31223108899262
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[disc1]. Episodes 1 and 2 -- [disc2]. Episodes 3 and 4 -- [disc3]. Episodes 5 and 6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (350 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
815047012684
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16268
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)662596655
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 4:3 standard definition ; color ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La piovra : Octopus, Series 2, produced by Escort-Cine TV, Rai Uno, Teleclip/A2, ZDF, ORF, Channel Four ; screenplay by Ennio De Concini ; directed by Florestano Vancini, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 1985
  • Extra features: "How I learned to stop worrying and love The Octopus" ; "Alone against the Mafia: the Corrado Cattani story" ; "Shades of grey: the villains of The Octopus."
Bar code
31223108899262
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[disc1]. Episodes 1 and 2 -- [disc2]. Episodes 3 and 4 -- [disc3]. Episodes 5 and 6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (350 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
815047012684
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16268
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)662596655
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 4:3 standard definition ; color ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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