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

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

Label
The Rocky Horror picture show
Title
The Rocky Horror picture show
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Michael White-Lou Adler production ; directed by Jim Sharman ; produced by Michael White ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • 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
IF9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Lou Adler ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; musical direction and arrangements by Richard Hartley
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned. Includes subtitles in English or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R573 2002
PerformerNote
Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sharman, Jim
  • White, Michael
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Bostwick, Barry
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Curry, Tim
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror films
  • Cross-dressers
  • Feature films
  • Rock films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Michael White-Lou Adler production ; directed by Jim Sharman ; produced by Michael White ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975; based on Richard O'Brien's London musical play, Rocky Horror show
  • Bonus features: view the original cut or the new edition with musical sequence "Superheroes" edited back in; commentary by Richard O'Brien and Patricia Quinn; view audience reactions and performers in front of the screen at certain points throughout the film; introduction from RHPS fan club president Sal Piro; subtitle track; DVD-ROM games
Bar code
31223105935838
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
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543051008
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2005101
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Michael White-Lou Adler production ; directed by Jim Sharman ; produced by Michael White ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975; based on Richard O'Brien's London musical play, Rocky Horror show
  • Bonus features: view the original cut or the new edition with musical sequence "Superheroes" edited back in; commentary by Richard O'Brien and Patricia Quinn; view audience reactions and performers in front of the screen at certain points throughout the film; introduction from RHPS fan club president Sal Piro; subtitle track; DVD-ROM games
Bar code
31223105935838
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
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543051008
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2005101
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc

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