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The Resource The American friend, director, Wim Wenders, (videorecording)

The American friend, director, Wim Wenders, (videorecording)

Label
The American friend
Title
The American friend
Statement of responsibility
director, Wim Wenders
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young picture framer thinks that he has terminal disease and is set up to become a hired assassin in West Germany because of the lure of quick money
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English, French or German dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A47 2016
PerformerNote
Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Samuel Fuller
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2010
  • 1912-1997
  • 1921-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenders, Wim
  • Hopper, Dennis
  • Ganz, Bruno
  • Fuller, Samuel
  • Highsmith, Patricia
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
127
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ripley, Tom (Fictitious character)
  • Serial murderers
  • Psychopaths
  • Criminals
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
The American friend, director, Wim Wenders, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Adapted from Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.66:1) aspect ratio
  • Special features: audio commentary; new interviews with Wenders and Bruno Ganz; deleted scenes with audio commentary; trailer; essay by Francine Prose
Bar code
  • 31223120331153
  • 31223120331211
  • 31223120331179
  • 31223120331161
  • 31223120331187
  • 31223120331229
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
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9781681430980
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165815
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2573DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930725876
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American friend, director, Wim Wenders, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Adapted from Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.66:1) aspect ratio
  • Special features: audio commentary; new interviews with Wenders and Bruno Ganz; deleted scenes with audio commentary; trailer; essay by Francine Prose
Bar code
  • 31223120331153
  • 31223120331211
  • 31223120331179
  • 31223120331161
  • 31223120331187
  • 31223120331229
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
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9781681430980
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165815
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2573DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930725876
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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