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The Resource The big easy, Kings Road Entertainment presents ; screenplay by Daniel Petrie, Jr. ; produced by Stephen Friedman ; directed by Jim McBride, (videorecording)

The big easy, Kings Road Entertainment presents ; screenplay by Daniel Petrie, Jr. ; produced by Stephen Friedman ; directed by Jim McBride, (videorecording)

Label
The big easy
Title
The big easy
Statement of responsibility
Kings Road Entertainment presents ; screenplay by Daniel Petrie, Jr. ; produced by Stephen Friedman ; directed by Jim McBride
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A prosecutor is sent to New Orleans to investigate police corruption after a gangland drug war seems to point to a Cajun detective. She falls in love with him and though the trial forces him temporarily off the squad it doesn't stop him from investigating the case, or from seeing her
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Affonso Beato ; film editor, Mia Goldman ; original music score by Brad Fiedel
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B54 1998
PerformerNote
Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty, John Goodman, Ebbe Roe Smith, Lisa Jane Persky
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1952-
  • 1937-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Quaid, Dennis
  • Barkin, Ellen
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Goodman, John
  • Smith, Ebbe Roe
  • Persky, Lisa Jane
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Friedman, Stephen J.
  • McBride, Jim
  • Fiedel, Brad
  • Trimark Home Video (Firm)
  • Kings Road Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detectives
  • Police corruption
  • Crime
  • Public prosecutors
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The big easy, Kings Road Entertainment presents ; screenplay by Daniel Petrie, Jr. ; produced by Stephen Friedman ; directed by Jim McBride, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features included
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9781573625418
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398700234
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
VM7002D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
AHK-6133
System details
DVD; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big easy, Kings Road Entertainment presents ; screenplay by Daniel Petrie, Jr. ; produced by Stephen Friedman ; directed by Jim McBride, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features included
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9781573625418
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398700234
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
VM7002D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
AHK-6133
System details
DVD; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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