The Resource The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (DVD)

The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (DVD)

Label
The Rocky Horror picture show
Title
The Rocky Horror picture show
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Choreographer
Composer
Director
Lyricist
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A mixture of fantastical rock opera and horror movie spoof. A couple of ordinary kids have car trouble one dark and rainy night and knock on the door of a looming gothic mansion. They are stunned to learn that they have stumbled into an ongoing convention of kinky characters, hosted by Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a mad scientist from the planet Transsexual
Related
Member of
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 2005 by the Library of Congress ; Inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films (USA), in 1980.
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
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Behind the music (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; dances staged by David Toguri ; film and music editor, Graeme Clifford ; musical direction and arrangements by Richard Hartley ; incidental music by Richard Hartley
Dewey number
791.433
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English (5.1 or mono) with optional English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
R63 2000
PerformerNote
Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien, Patricia Quinn, Little Nell, Jonathan Adams, Peter Hinwood, Meatloaf, Charles Gray
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1936-
  • 1946-
  • 1944-
  • 1931-2005
  • 1928-2000
  • 1947-
  • 1942-
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  • Sharman, Jim
  • White, Michael
  • Curry, Tim
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Bostwick, Barry
  • Quinn, Patricia
  • Little Nell
  • Adams, Jonathan
  • Hinwood, Peter
  • Gray, Charles D.
  • Meat Loaf
  • Toguri, David
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Hartley, Richard
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • VH1 (Firm)
Runtime
100
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  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Transvestites
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex
  • Bisexuality
  • First sexual experiences
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Mad scientist films
  • Rock films
  • Fantasy films
  • Horror films
  • Musical films
  • B films
  • Parody films
  • Science fiction films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes US and UK versions
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary; multi-view theatre experience; participation prompter; audience participation; Disc 2: Deleted musical scenes; outtakes; Rocky on VH1 (excerpts from "Behind the music" and "Where are they now"; alternate credit ending; documentary: Rocky Horror double feature video show; theatrical trailer; sing-a-along; misprint ending; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Control code
ocm45233540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
25th Anniversary ed..
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 99 min.)
File format
multiple file formats
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005759
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000575
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)45233540
System details
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1); Dolby digital (5.1 surround, mono.)
  • Access to DVD-ROM special features requires PC with DVD-ROM drive, Windows 95 or higher operating system, and installation of (included) PC Friendly interactive software; access to weblinks also requires an internet connection; will not work on a CD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Rocky Horror picture show, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Includes US and UK versions
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary; multi-view theatre experience; participation prompter; audience participation; Disc 2: Deleted musical scenes; outtakes; Rocky on VH1 (excerpts from "Behind the music" and "Where are they now"; alternate credit ending; documentary: Rocky Horror double feature video show; theatrical trailer; sing-a-along; misprint ending; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Control code
ocm45233540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
25th Anniversary ed..
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 99 min.)
File format
multiple file formats
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005759
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000575
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)45233540
System details
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1); Dolby digital (5.1 surround, mono.)
  • Access to DVD-ROM special features requires PC with DVD-ROM drive, Windows 95 or higher operating system, and installation of (included) PC Friendly interactive software; access to weblinks also requires an internet connection; will not work on a CD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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