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The Resource The secret policeman's balls, The secret policeman's other ball | The secret policeman's third ball, Amnesty International, (videorecording)

The secret policeman's balls, The secret policeman's other ball | The secret policeman's third ball, Amnesty International, (videorecording)

Label
The secret policeman's balls, The secret policeman's other ball | The secret policeman's third ball
Title
The secret policeman's balls
Title part
  • The secret policeman's other ball
  • The secret policeman's third ball
Statement of responsibility
Amnesty International
Title variation
Secret policeman's other ball
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Secret Policeman's Other Ball was part of the legendary series of benefit shows staged to raise funds for Amnesty International. Along with the stalwart British comedians come performances by Sting, Phil Collins, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Donovan, and Bob Geldof
  • The Secret Policeman's Third Ball features a new generation of British comedians, including Robbie Coltrane, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, and the Spitting Image puppets. Musically, Bob Geldof was joined by Kate Bush, David Gilmour, Joan Armatrading, and Duran Duran, plus Peter Gabriel, Lou Reed, and Jackson Browne
Related
Cataloging source
GZD
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Neil Innes, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Rowan Atkinson, Hugh Laurie, Beyond the Fringe. Musical peformers: Sting, Peter Gabriel, Donovan, Phil Collins, Eric Clapton & Jeff Beck, Bob Geldorf, Kate Bush & David Gilmour, Joan Armatrading, Duran Duran, Lou Reed, Jackson Brown, Mark Knopfler, Chet Atkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-1989
  • 1942-
  • 1959-
  • 1935-2002
  • 1937-1995
  • 1950-
  • 1946-
  • 1951-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cleese, John
  • Atkinson, Rowan
  • Palin, Michael
  • Chapman, Graham
  • Gilliam, Terry
  • Jones, Terry
  • Laurie, Hugh
  • Moore, Dudley
  • Cook, Peter
  • Sting
  • Townshend, Pete
  • Gabriel, Peter
  • Donovan
  • Collins, Phil
  • Clapton, Eric
  • Beck, Jeff
  • Geldof, Bob
  • Bush, Kate
  • Gilmour, David
  • Armatrading, Joan
  • Reed, Lou
  • Browne, Jackson
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • Atkins, Chet
  • Monty Python (Comedy troupe)
  • Beyond the Fringe
  • Duran Duran (Musical group)
  • Amnesty International
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
170
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  • Comedy festivals
  • Music
  • Rock music
  • English wit and humor
Technique
live action
Label
The secret policeman's balls, The secret policeman's other ball | The secret policeman's third ball, Amnesty International, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Amnesty International proudly presents ..."--Container
  • Special features: Roxanne by Sting; The Secret Policeman's Other Ball world premiere (March 1982); U.S. trailer and TV spot (May 1982); Special U.S.-only sequences; Commentary and introductions by Martin Lewis
Bar code
31223088244778
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
Contents
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1981) -- The Secret Policeman's Third Ball (1987)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.)
Isbn
9781603991766
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663110302
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • SF11030
  • DVD 11032
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)317493661
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret policeman's balls, The secret policeman's other ball | The secret policeman's third ball, Amnesty International, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Amnesty International proudly presents ..."--Container
  • Special features: Roxanne by Sting; The Secret Policeman's Other Ball world premiere (March 1982); U.S. trailer and TV spot (May 1982); Special U.S.-only sequences; Commentary and introductions by Martin Lewis
Bar code
31223088244778
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
Contents
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1981) -- The Secret Policeman's Third Ball (1987)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.)
Isbn
9781603991766
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663110302
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • SF11030
  • DVD 11032
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)317493661
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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