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The Resource Porky's, Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark, (videorecording)

Porky's, Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark, (videorecording)

Label
Porky's
Title
Porky's
Statement of responsibility
Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follow a bunch of high school kids through a period in their puberty. Their lives mainly consist of watching the girls in the shower and making life a living hell for their teachers and for each other. Pee Wee is obsessed with measuring himself every morning, who meets up for sex with the school "mattress" Wendy. Fat teacher Beulah Balbricker who is determined on making life a living hell for the boys. "Porky's" is the name of a striptease bar the boys get thrown out of. They have their minds set on revenge, but that's not easy as the owner's brother is sheriff. Only by forgetting their internal differences can they defeat Porky and his gang
Awards note
Genie Awards, 1983: Golden Reel Award (Harold Greenberg, Melvin Simon).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Reginald H. Morris ; editor, Stan Cole ; music, Paul Zaza, Carl Zittrer ; costume designer, Mary McLeod, Larry Wells ; production designer, Reuben Freed
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English (Dolby stereo., Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
P67597 2007
PerformerNote
Dan Monahan, Mark Herrier, Wyatt Knight, Roger Wilson, Cyril O'Reilly, Tony Ganios, Kaki Hunter, Kim Cattrall, Nancy Parsons, Scott Colomby, Boyd Gaines, Doug McGrath, Susan Clark
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-2007
  • 1939-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carmody, Don
  • Clark, Bob
  • Monahan, Dan
  • Herrier, Mark
  • Knight, Wyatt
  • Wilson, Roger
  • O'Reilly, Cyril
  • Ganios, Tony
  • Hunter, Kaki
  • Cattrall, Kim
  • Parsons, Nancy
  • Colomby, Scott
  • Gaines, Boyd
  • McGrath, Doug
  • Clark, Susan
  • Astral Bellevue Pathé (Firm)
  • Melvin Simon Productions
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school students
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Estudiantes
  • Maestros
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Porky's, Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: Commentary by director Bob Clark; "Porky's through the peephole:" Bob Clark looks back; Porky's: a comedy classic; theatrical trailer; trailers; Porky's video games - sales presentation; TV promos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
One size fits all ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543219187
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2231918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122420402
  • 2343013
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Porky's, Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: Commentary by director Bob Clark; "Porky's through the peephole:" Bob Clark looks back; Porky's: a comedy classic; theatrical trailer; trailers; Porky's video games - sales presentation; TV promos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
One size fits all ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543219187
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2231918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122420402
  • 2343013
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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