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The Resource Chinatown, a Paramount picture, (DVD)

Chinatown, a Paramount picture, (DVD)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
Member of
Cataloging source
VYF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, Robert Towne ; producer, Robert Evans ; director, Roman Polanski ; director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
  • In English (5.1 surround), restored English mono, or French ; closed captioned
  • Rated R
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston
Runtime
130
Series statement
Widescreen collection
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  • Water rights
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount picture, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Includes theatrical trailer and retrospective interviews with Evans, Towne, and Polanski (13 min.)
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792159582
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
97361551678
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42951526
  • 818168
System details
Stereo, Dolby digital, NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount picture, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Includes theatrical trailer and retrospective interviews with Evans, Towne, and Polanski (13 min.)
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792159582
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
97361551678
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42951526
  • 818168
System details
Stereo, Dolby digital, NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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