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The Resource The last king of Scotland ; : Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world

The last king of Scotland ; : Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world

Label
The last king of Scotland ; : Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world
Title
The last king of Scotland ;
Title remainder
Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world
Title variation
  • Wall Street
  • Master and commander
  • 20th Century Fox award-winning drama
Title variation remainder
  • the far side of the world
  • 75 years
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Last King of Scotland: Inspired by real events, this story, told from the perspective of a young Scottish physician, chronicles Ugandan dictator' Idi Amin's tyrannical reign and descent into madness. Seduced by Idi's charisma, the doctor's dream life becomes a living nightmare from which there is no escape
  • Wall Street: Wall Street raider Gordon Gecko is a man defined by the credo "Greed is good." When young stockbroker Bud Fox seeks out Grodon's twisted tutelage for achieving success, he soon learns that the cost of winning Gecko-style is too high
  • Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World: After a sneak attack by a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his vessel, Captain "Lucky" Jack Aubrey is torn between duty and friendship as he embarks on a thrilling chase across two oceans to destroy the enemy at any cost
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Cataloging source
TXBXL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Last king of Scotland (Motion picture)
  • Wall Street (Motion picture : 1987)
  • Master and commander, the far side of the world
Credits note
  • The Last King of Scotland (2006): director, Kevin Macdonald
  • Wall Street (1987): director, Oliver Stone
  • Master and Commander (2003): director, Peter Weir
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R (The Last King of Scotland, Wall Street), PG-13 (Master and Commander)
PerformerNote
  • The Last King of Scotland: James McAvoy, Forest Whitaker
  • Wall Street: Michael Douglas, Charlie Sheen, Daryl Hannah, Hal Holbrook, Martin Sheen
  • Master and Commander: Russell Crowe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1979-
  • 1944-
  • 1944-
  • 1964-
  • 1967-
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  • Macdonald, Kevin
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • McAvoy, James
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Douglas, Michael
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Hannah, Daryl
  • Sheen, Martin
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Weir, Peter
  • Crowe, Russell
  • Foden, Giles
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
387
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foden, Giles
  • Amin, Idi
  • Amin, Idi
  • Foden, Giles
  • New York Stock Exchange
  • New York Stock Exchange
  • Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)
  • Dictators
  • Physician and patient
  • Genocide
  • Dictators
  • Genocide
  • Physician and patient
  • Politics and government
  • Investment banking
  • Stockbrokers
  • Avarice
  • Avarice
  • Investment banking
  • Stockbrokers
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Navies
  • Armed Forces
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Navies
  • Uganda
  • Uganda
  • Uganda
  • Uganda
  • New York (State)
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The last king of Scotland ; : Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 6 hr., 27 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543657262
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn732743213
  • (OCoLC)732743213
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The last king of Scotland ; : Wall Street ; Master and commander : the far side of the world
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 6 hr., 27 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543657262
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn732743213
  • (OCoLC)732743213
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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