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The Resource Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert DeNiro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Kenkin and David Mamet; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)

Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert DeNiro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Kenkin and David Mamet; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)

Label
Wag the dog
Title
Wag the dog
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert DeNiro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Kenkin and David Mamet; directed by Barry Levinson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
When the President is implicated in a sex scandal weeks before the next election, the White House needs to create some serious spin on the incident. Hollywood's best produce is called in to create a diversion-- so he produces a war to distract the public's attention
Member of
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, Stue Linder ; music by Mark Knopfler
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W34 1998
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Robert DeNiro, Anne Heche, Denis Leary, Willie Nelson, Andrea Martin, Kirsten Dunst
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1933-
  • 1947-
  • 1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Heche, Anne
  • Leary, Denis
  • Nelson, Willie
  • Martin, Andrea
  • Dunst, Kirsten
  • Rosenthal, Jane
  • Levinson, Barry
  • Henkin, Hilary
  • Mamet, David
  • New Line Home Video (Firm)
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Punch Productions
Runtime
96
Series statement
New Line platinum series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spin doctors
  • Scandals
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert DeNiro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Kenkin and David Mamet; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: American hero / by Larry Beinhart
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special features: audio commentary; From Washington to Hollywood & back; Line between truth and fiction
Bar code
  • 31223144539914
  • 31223121476692
  • 31223144539906
  • 31223144539948
  • 31223144539955
  • 31223144539963
  • 31223144539922
  • 31223144539930
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
1/2 in.
Edition
Standard or widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780622562
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794043465826
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N4658
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surround in English or French; region 1
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert DeNiro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Kenkin and David Mamet; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: American hero / by Larry Beinhart
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special features: audio commentary; From Washington to Hollywood & back; Line between truth and fiction
Bar code
  • 31223144539914
  • 31223121476692
  • 31223144539906
  • 31223144539948
  • 31223144539955
  • 31223144539963
  • 31223144539922
  • 31223144539930
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
1/2 in.
Edition
Standard or widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780622562
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794043465826
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N4658
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surround in English or French; region 1
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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