The Resource The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (videorecording)

The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (videorecording)

Label
The Rocky Horror picture show
Title
The Rocky Horror picture show
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A mixture of fantastical rock opera and horror movie spoof. A couple of ordinary kids have car trouble one dark and rainy night and knock on the door of a looming gothic mansion. They are stunned to learn that they have stumbled into an ongoing convention of kinky characters, hosted by Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a mad scientist from the planet Transsexual
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Musical direction and arrangements by Richard Hartley ; director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; editor, Graeme Clifford ; associate producer, John Goldstone ; executive producer, Lou Adler
Dewey number
782.14
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English language audio track (5.1 surround, mono) ; with English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
R63 2000
PerformerNote
Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien, Jonathan Adams, Meatloaf, Little Nell, Charles Gray, Patricia Quinn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2016
  • 1942-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sharman, Jim
  • White, Michael
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Curry, Tim
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Bostwick, Barry
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror films
  • Cross-dressers
  • Rock films
  • Fantasy films
  • Science fiction films
  • Musical films
  • Erotic films
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975; based on Richard O'Brien's London musical play, Rocky Horror show
  • Features include: Disc 1: view the original cut or new edition with Superheroes ; commentary by Richard O'Brien and Patricia Quinn ; the theatrical experience ; DVD games ; Disc 2. excerpts and outtakes from VH1 behind the music, including interviews with Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien, Patricia Quinn and Meatloaf ; VH1 pop-up video of Hot patootie! ; Rocky Horror double feature video show ; theatrical trailers
Bar code
  • 31223105810684
  • 31223105810692
  • 31223098733380
  • 31223100686352
  • 31223098733364
  • 31223100686428
  • 31223098733760
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
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005759
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45233540
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975; based on Richard O'Brien's London musical play, Rocky Horror show
  • Features include: Disc 1: view the original cut or new edition with Superheroes ; commentary by Richard O'Brien and Patricia Quinn ; the theatrical experience ; DVD games ; Disc 2. excerpts and outtakes from VH1 behind the music, including interviews with Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien, Patricia Quinn and Meatloaf ; VH1 pop-up video of Hot patootie! ; Rocky Horror double feature video show ; theatrical trailers
Bar code
  • 31223105810684
  • 31223105810692
  • 31223098733380
  • 31223100686352
  • 31223098733364
  • 31223100686428
  • 31223098733760
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
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005759
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45233540
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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