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The Resource Water, [presented by] Handmade Films ; screenplay by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais and Bill Persky ; producer, Ian La Frenais ; director: Dick Clement, (videorecording)

Water, [presented by] Handmade Films ; screenplay by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais and Bill Persky ; producer, Ian La Frenais ; director: Dick Clement, (videorecording)

Label
Water
Title
Water
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Handmade Films ; screenplay by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais and Bill Persky ; producer, Ian La Frenais ; director: Dick Clement
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a small tropical island called Cascara forgotten by the British Empire, Governor Baxter Thwaites finds his life flipped upside down when an American company discovers a rich reserve of valuable mineral water. Soon everyone from far and wide is eager to stake their claim, while Baxter must contend with his own chaotic personal life including sexy environmentalist Pamela and his dysfunctional wife
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, John Victor Smith ; original music composed and conducted by Mike Moran ; songs by Eddy Grant, Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Mike Moran
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W38 2011
PerformerNote
Michael Caine, Valerie Perrine, Brenda Vaccaro, Leonard Rossiter, Billy Connolly, Dennis Dugan, Fulton Mackay, Jimmie Walker, Dick Shawn, Fred Gwynne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1926-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clement, Dick
  • La Frenais, Ian
  • Persky, Bill
  • Caine, Michael
  • Perrine, Valerie
  • Vaccaro, Brenda
  • Rossiter, Leonard
  • Connolly, Billy
  • Handmade Films
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Governors
  • Mineral waters
  • Islands
Technique
live action
Label
Water, [presented by] Handmade Films ; screenplay by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais and Bill Persky ; producer, Ian La Frenais ; director: Dick Clement, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381658620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 6586HH
  • ID6586HHDVDLIT
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1842249
  • (OCoLC)ocn696637841
  • (OCoLC)696637841
  • 1842249
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Water, [presented by] Handmade Films ; screenplay by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais and Bill Persky ; producer, Ian La Frenais ; director: Dick Clement, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381658620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 6586HH
  • ID6586HHDVDLIT
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1842249
  • (OCoLC)ocn696637841
  • (OCoLC)696637841
  • 1842249
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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