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The Resource Hidalgo, Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by Casey Silver ; written by John Fusco ; directed by Joe Johnston, (DVD)

Hidalgo, Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by Casey Silver ; written by John Fusco ; directed by Joe Johnston, (DVD)

Label
Hidalgo
Title
Hidalgo
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by Casey Silver ; written by John Fusco ; directed by Joe Johnston
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Shelly Johnson ; editor, Robert Dalva ; music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Jeffrey Kurland ; production designer, Barry Robison
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English, French or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles and optional English captions for the hearing impaired; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.H533546 2004
PerformerNote
Viggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif, Louise Lombard, Said Taghmaoui, Peter Mensah, J.K. Simmons, Zuleikha Robinson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1958-
  • 1932-
  • 1970-
  • 1977-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silver, Casey
  • Fusco, John
  • Johnston, Joe
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Sharif, Omar
  • Lombard, Louise
  • Taghmaoui, Saïd
  • Mensah, Peter
  • Simmons, J. K
  • Robinson, Zuleikha
  • Johnson, Shelly
  • Dalva, Robert
  • Howard, James Newton
  • Kurland, Jeffrey
  • Robison, Barry
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hopkins, Frank T.
  • Endurance riding (Horsemanship)
  • Mustang
  • Action and adventure films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hidalgo, Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by Casey Silver ; written by John Fusco ; directed by Joe Johnston, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Also issued in 2-movie collection box set with The Alamo
  • Special features: "Sand & celluloid" making-of featurette; "America's first horse: Hidalgo and the Spanish Mustang" enhanced computer featurette
Control code
ocm55492220
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780788849022
Other control number
786936228113
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32424
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, aspect ratio: 1.33:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; DTS 5.1 digital surround sound; THX-certified
Label
Hidalgo, Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by Casey Silver ; written by John Fusco ; directed by Joe Johnston, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Also issued in 2-movie collection box set with The Alamo
  • Special features: "Sand & celluloid" making-of featurette; "America's first horse: Hidalgo and the Spanish Mustang" enhanced computer featurette
Control code
ocm55492220
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780788849022
Other control number
786936228113
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32424
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, aspect ratio: 1.33:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; DTS 5.1 digital surround sound; THX-certified

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