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The Resource Obsession, Columbia ; a George Litto production ; a Brian De Palma film ; story by Brian de Palma and Paul Schrader ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by George Litto and Harry N. Blum ; directed by Brian De Palma

Obsession, Columbia ; a George Litto production ; a Brian De Palma film ; story by Brian de Palma and Paul Schrader ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by George Litto and Harry N. Blum ; directed by Brian De Palma

Label
Obsession
Title
Obsession
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; a George Litto production ; a Brian De Palma film ; story by Brian de Palma and Paul Schrader ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by George Litto and Harry N. Blum ; directed by Brian De Palma
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A tenth wedding anniversary celebration ends tragically when Michael Courtland discovers that his wife and 9-year-old daughter have been kidnapped. In an attempt to trap the criminals, counterfeit money is used to pay the ransom, but the plan fails and the wife and child are never recovered. Ten years later he meets the double of his dead wife and on the eve of their wedding, she disappears and he is drawn into a strange plot to recreate the past
Related
Cataloging source
SGR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Paul Hirsch ; executive producer, Robert S. Bremson ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Language note
In English and French with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Cliff Robertson, Genevieve Bujold, John Lithgow
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1932-2004
  • 1923-2011
  • 1945-
  • 1911-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Litto, George
  • De Palma, Brian
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Blum, Harry N.
  • Robertson, Cliff
  • Bujold, Geneviève
  • Lithgow, John
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
Obsession, Columbia ; a George Litto production ; a Brian De Palma film ; story by Brian de Palma and Paul Schrader ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by George Litto and Harry N. Blum ; directed by Brian De Palma
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1976 motion picture by Yellowbird Films and Columbia Pictures
  • Closed-captioned
  • Special features include: documentary (Obsession revisited), filmographies, and theatrical trailers, scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
47835298
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780767839433
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
043396041813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; mono., Dolby digital, and Dolby surround for English language soundtrack ; widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Obsession, Columbia ; a George Litto production ; a Brian De Palma film ; story by Brian de Palma and Paul Schrader ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by George Litto and Harry N. Blum ; directed by Brian De Palma
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1976 motion picture by Yellowbird Films and Columbia Pictures
  • Closed-captioned
  • Special features include: documentary (Obsession revisited), filmographies, and theatrical trailers, scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
47835298
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780767839433
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
043396041813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; mono., Dolby digital, and Dolby surround for English language soundtrack ; widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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