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The Resource Chinatown, a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Chinatown, a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
Summary
A private detective finds himself in over his head when he takes on a case involving the richest and most powerful people in Chinatown. Bonus features include commentary, featurettes, a trailer, and more
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Chinatown (Motion picture)
Credits note
Film editor, Sam O'Steen ; music, Jerry Goldsmith ; director of photography, John A. Alonzo
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: rated R ; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
English, French, Spanish or Portuguese dialogue; English, English SDH, French, Spanish or Portuguese subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C45 2012
PerformerNote
Diane Ladd, Faye Dunaway, Jack Nicholson, John Hillerman, John Huston, Perry Lopez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-2008
  • 1923-2000
  • 1934-2001
  • 1906-1987
  • 1930-2019
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lopez, Perry
  • O'Steen, Sam
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Alonzo, John A.
  • Ladd, Diane
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Hillerman, John
  • Huston, John
  • Evans, Robert
  • Towne, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water rights
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Gangsters
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features include: commentary by screenwriter Robert Towne with David Fincher ; Water and power : the aqueduct ; The aftermath ; The river and beyond ; Chinatown : an appreciation ; Chinatown : the begining and the end ; Chinatown : filming ; Chinatown : the legacy ; theatrical trailer HD
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130min.)
Isbn
9781415763391
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929301638
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
07471
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1905888
  • (OCoLC)774714754
  • (OCoLC)ocn774714754
  • 1905888
System details
  • Blu-ray format ; 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features include: commentary by screenwriter Robert Towne with David Fincher ; Water and power : the aqueduct ; The aftermath ; The river and beyond ; Chinatown : an appreciation ; Chinatown : the begining and the end ; Chinatown : filming ; Chinatown : the legacy ; theatrical trailer HD
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130min.)
Isbn
9781415763391
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929301638
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
07471
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1905888
  • (OCoLC)774714754
  • (OCoLC)ocn774714754
  • 1905888
System details
  • Blu-ray format ; 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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