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The Resource The Commitments, Beacon presents ; a First Film Company-Dirty Hands production ; screenplay by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Roddy Doyle ; produced by Roger Randall-Cutler and Lynda Myles ; directed by Alan Parker

The Commitments, Beacon presents ; a First Film Company-Dirty Hands production ; screenplay by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Roddy Doyle ; produced by Roger Randall-Cutler and Lynda Myles ; directed by Alan Parker

Label
The Commitments
Title
The Commitments
Statement of responsibility
Beacon presents ; a First Film Company-Dirty Hands production ; screenplay by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Roddy Doyle ; produced by Roger Randall-Cutler and Lynda Myles ; directed by Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The story of a young rebel soul band from the Dublin Ghetto and their struggle to make it in the music business
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gale Tattersall ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, G. Mark Roswell
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 891.6/2343
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.C66 2003
PerformerNote
Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle, Dave Finnegan, Bronagh Gallagher, Felim Gormley, Glen Hansard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arkins, Robert
  • Aherne, Michael
  • Ball, Angeline
  • Doyle, Maria
  • Finnegan, Dave
  • Gallagher, Bronagh
  • Gormley, Felim
  • Hansard, Glen
  • Clement, Dick
  • La Frenais, Ian
  • Randall-Cutler, Roger
  • Myles, Lynda
  • Doyle, Roddy
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Beacon Productions
  • First Film Company
  • Dirty Hands Productions
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Commitments (Musical group)
  • Rock groups
  • Rock music
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
  • Dublin (Ireland)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Commitments, Beacon presents ; a First Film Company-Dirty Hands production ; screenplay by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Roddy Doyle ; produced by Roger Randall-Cutler and Lynda Myles ; directed by Alan Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the novel by Roddy Doyle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: director's commentary; making of Alan Parker's film The Commitments; Commitments, looking back; Dublins soul, the working class and the changing face of Dublin; making-of featurette; Treat her right music video; original songs by cast members
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 format; collectors ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543112990
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 922992
  • (OCoLC)bwi05957644
  • AHD-1955
  • (KyLxBWI)915981
  • (KyLxBWI)922992
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1 in English; Dolby surround in Spanish or French; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Commitments, Beacon presents ; a First Film Company-Dirty Hands production ; screenplay by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Roddy Doyle ; produced by Roger Randall-Cutler and Lynda Myles ; directed by Alan Parker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the novel by Roddy Doyle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: director's commentary; making of Alan Parker's film The Commitments; Commitments, looking back; Dublins soul, the working class and the changing face of Dublin; making-of featurette; Treat her right music video; original songs by cast members
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 format; collectors ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543112990
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 922992
  • (OCoLC)bwi05957644
  • AHD-1955
  • (KyLxBWI)915981
  • (KyLxBWI)922992
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1 in English; Dolby surround in Spanish or French; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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