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The Resource Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Label
Midnight express
Title
Midnight express
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An American is busted trying to smuggle hashish into Turkey and is sentenced to life in prison
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1978: Best Adapted Screenplay ; Best Original Score.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Giorgio Moroder
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M5365448 2008
PerformerNote
Brad Davis, John Hurt, Randy Quaid
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1938-
  • 1941-
  • 1949-1991
  • 1940-2017
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Alan
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Marshall, Alan
  • Puttnam, David
  • Davis, Brad
  • Hurt, John
  • Quaid, Randy
  • Hayes, Billy
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Casablanca Filmworks
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hayes, Billy
  • Hayes, Billy
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Smuggling
  • Hashish
  • Prisioneros
  • Presos
  • Contrabando
  • Hachís
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the true story of Billy Hayes from the book by Billy Hayes with William Hoffer
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: Commentary with director Alan Parker; 3 new featurettes: "The producers", "The production" and "The finished film"; photo gallery; photo booklet & essay from Parker's on-set experiences
Bar code
  • 31223083248667
  • 31223114920318
  • 31223114919203
  • 31223114919245
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
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9781424884421
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396226098
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22609
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)182871602
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and French), mono. (English), mastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the true story of Billy Hayes from the book by Billy Hayes with William Hoffer
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: Commentary with director Alan Parker; 3 new featurettes: "The producers", "The production" and "The finished film"; photo gallery; photo booklet & essay from Parker's on-set experiences
Bar code
  • 31223083248667
  • 31223114920318
  • 31223114919203
  • 31223114919245
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
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9781424884421
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396226098
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22609
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)182871602
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and French), mono. (English), mastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD

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