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The Resource The onion field, an Avco Embassy Film ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD)

The onion field, an Avco Embassy Film ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD)

Label
The onion field
Title
The onion field
Statement of responsibility
an Avco Embassy Film ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harold Becker
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A true story about a case that changed LAPD policies forever. Two plainclothes LAPD officers were abducted and one was brutally executed, the other escaped. The criminals managed to drag the justice process on for years
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Music, Eumir Deodato ; editor, John W. Wheeler ; director of photography, Charles Rosher
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O55 2015
PerformerNote
John Savage, James Woods, Franklyn Seales, Ted Danson, Ronny Cox, David Huffman, Christopher Lloyd
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1947-
  • 1952-1990
  • 1947-
  • 1945-1985
  • 1938-
  • 1935-2015
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  • Becker, Harold
  • Wambaugh, Joseph
  • Coblenz, Walter
  • Savage, John
  • Woods, James
  • Seales, Franklyn
  • Danson, Ted
  • Cox, Ronny
  • Huffman, David
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Deodato, Eumir
  • Wheeler, John W.
  • Rosher, Charles
  • Wambaugh, Joseph
  • Avco Embassy Pictures
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
122
Series statement
KL studio classics
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  • Wambaugh, Joseph
  • Hettinger, Karl
  • Campbell, Ian
  • Powell, Gregory Ulas
  • Smith, Jimmy Lee
  • Murder
  • Crime films
  • Film adaptations
  • Fiction films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
The onion field, an Avco Embassy Film ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Joseph Wambaugh
  • Originally produced in 1979
  • Special features: on-camera inerview with John Savage; audio commentary by director Harold Becker; "Ring of truth" documentary; trailer
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
Control code
ocn908590678
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00738329167721
  • 738329167721
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1677
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)908590678
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (1.85:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The onion field, an Avco Embassy Film ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Joseph Wambaugh
  • Originally produced in 1979
  • Special features: on-camera inerview with John Savage; audio commentary by director Harold Becker; "Ring of truth" documentary; trailer
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
Control code
ocn908590678
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00738329167721
  • 738329167721
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K1677
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)908590678
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (1.85:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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