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The Resource Network, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (DVD)

Network, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (DVD)

Label
Network
Title
Network
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Sidney Lumet
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 1977: Best actor (Finch); Best supporting actress (Straight) ; Best writing, screenplay written directly for the screen.
  • National Film Registry selection, 2000.
Cataloging source
VQT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Owen Roizman ; editor, Alan Heim ; original music, Elliot Lawrence
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated: R
Language note
English or French soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N39 2010
PerformerNote
Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, Robert Duvall, Wesley Addy, Ned Beatty, Arthur Burghardt, Bill Burrows, John Carpenter, Jordan Charney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011,
  • 1923-1981,
  • 1918-1981,
  • 1916-1977,
  • 1925-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Gottfried, Howard,
  • Chayefsky, Paddy
  • Dunaway, Faye,
  • Holden, William
  • Finch, Peter
  • Duvall, Robert,
  • Lawrence, Elliot
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television news anchors
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Sensationalism in journalism
  • Televisión
  • Periodismo
Technique
live action
Label
Network, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • Special features: commentary by director, Sidney Lumet; theatrical 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780780665842
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929157921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 66924
  • 3000033400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn692743524
  • (OCoLC)692743524
  • 1377191
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen, region 1, Dolby digital stereo. (English); mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Network, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; by Paddy Chayefsky ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • Special features: commentary by director, Sidney Lumet; theatrical 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780780665842
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929157921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 66924
  • 3000033400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn692743524
  • (OCoLC)692743524
  • 1377191
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen, region 1, Dolby digital stereo. (English); mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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