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The Resource John Carpenter's Escape from L.A., Paramount Pictures presents, in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Debra Hill production ; written by John Carpenter & Debra Hill & Kurt Russell ; produced by Debra Hill and Kurt Russell ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

John Carpenter's Escape from L.A., Paramount Pictures presents, in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Debra Hill production ; written by John Carpenter & Debra Hill & Kurt Russell ; produced by Debra Hill and Kurt Russell ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

Label
John Carpenter's Escape from L.A.
Title
John Carpenter's Escape from L.A.
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents, in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Debra Hill production ; written by John Carpenter & Debra Hill & Kurt Russell ; produced by Debra Hill and Kurt Russell ; directed by John Carpenter
Title variation
Escape from L.A
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Into the 9.6-quaked Los Angeles of 2013 comes Snake Plissken (Russell). His job: wade through L.A.'s ruined landmarks to retrieve a doomsday device"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Musical score composed by Shirley Walker & John Carpenter ; film editor, Edward A. Warschilka ; director of photography, Gary B. Kibbe
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles; English captions for the hearing impaired; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.E733
LC item number
E733 1998
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Stacy Keach, Steve Buscemi, Valeria Golino, Peter Fonda, Pam Grier, Michelle Forbes, George Corraface, Bruce Campbell, Cliff Robertson, A.J. Langer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1957-
  • 1940-
  • 1952-
  • 1923-2011
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hill, Debra
  • Carpenter, John
  • Russell, Kurt
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Buscemi, Steve
  • Fonda, Peter
  • Corraface, Georges
  • Robertson, Cliff
  • Langer, A. J.
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Rysher Entertainment
Runtime
100
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Penal colonies
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Science fiction films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
John Carpenter's Escape from L.A., Paramount Pictures presents, in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Debra Hill production ; written by John Carpenter & Debra Hill & Kurt Russell ; produced by Debra Hill and Kurt Russell ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on characters created by John Carpenter and Nick Castle
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42402832
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792153146
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00032429282736
  • 097363324973
  • 032429282736
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 332497
  • 59191316000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42402832
System details
DVD; widescreen, stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 surround, English Dolby surround, French Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John Carpenter's Escape from L.A., Paramount Pictures presents, in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Debra Hill production ; written by John Carpenter & Debra Hill & Kurt Russell ; produced by Debra Hill and Kurt Russell ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on characters created by John Carpenter and Nick Castle
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42402832
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792153146
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00032429282736
  • 097363324973
  • 032429282736
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 332497
  • 59191316000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42402832
System details
DVD; widescreen, stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 surround, English Dolby surround, French Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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