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The Resource The chamber, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; screenplay by William Goldman and Chris Reese ; produced by John Davis, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; directed by James Foley

The chamber, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; screenplay by William Goldman and Chris Reese ; produced by John Davis, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; directed by James Foley

Label
The chamber
Title
The chamber
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; screenplay by William Goldman and Chris Reese ; produced by John Davis, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; directed by James Foley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Idealistic young lawyer, Adam Hall, goes to Mississippi to win clemency for his one-time Klansman grandfather Sam Cayhall, who is scheduled to die in the gas chamber for the murders of two Jewish children three decades before. Adam has taken on the case in the hope of unlocking some of the dark secrets of his family's past that ultimately lead him to the startling truth
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ian Baker ; edited by Mark Warner ; music by Carter Burwell
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • 11-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtracks in English, French, or Spanish; subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C43 1998
PerformerNote
Chris O'Donnell, Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Lela Rochon, Robert Prosky, Raymond J. Barry, David Marshall Grant, Bo Jackson, Josef Sommer, Jane Kaczmarek, Millie Perkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1930-
  • 1939-
  • 1962-
  • 1938-
  • 1931-2018
  • 1953-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Donnell, Chris
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Rochon, Lela
  • Prosky, Robert
  • Barry, Raymond J.
  • Grant, David Marshall
  • Jackson, Bo
  • Sommer, M. Josef
  • Kaczmarek, Jane
  • Perkins, Millie
  • Goldman, William
  • Reese, Chris
  • Davis, John
  • Grazer, Brian
  • Howard, Ron
  • Foley, James
  • Grisham, John
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
  • Davis Entertainment Company
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lawyers
  • Death row inmates
  • Families
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The chamber, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; screenplay by William Goldman and Chris Reese ; produced by John Davis, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; directed by James Foley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Grisham
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
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.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780783226941
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192026829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20268
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 869348
  • (OCoLC)bwi05632050
  • AGR-8124
  • (KyLxBWI)869348
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1 in English, Dolby surround in Spanish and French; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The chamber, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; screenplay by William Goldman and Chris Reese ; produced by John Davis, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; directed by James Foley
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Grisham
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
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.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780783226941
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192026829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20268
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 869348
  • (OCoLC)bwi05632050
  • AGR-8124
  • (KyLxBWI)869348
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1 in English, Dolby surround in Spanish and French; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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