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The Resource Chinatown, Paramount Picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD)

Chinatown, Paramount Picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Los Angeles private eye Jake Gittes is approached by a mysterious woman who wishes to have her husband investigated. As the case unfolds, though, he discovers it to be much more complex and dangerous than he had expected, involving politics, powerful men, and terrible family secrets
Cataloging source
IUL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; film editor, Sam O'Steen ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Towne, Robert
  • Evans, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Hillerman, John
  • Lopez, Perry
  • Young, Burt
  • Paramount Pictures
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dramatic films
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, Paramount Picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1974 motion picture
  • Letterbox format
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm39669101
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodiscs(131 min.)
Isbn
9780792159575
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) AFA-6291
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Chinatown, Paramount Picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1974 motion picture
  • Letterbox format
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm39669101
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodiscs(131 min.)
Isbn
9780792159575
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) AFA-6291
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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