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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

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

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
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Choreographer
Composer
Director
Director of photography
Film editor
Lyricist
Producer
Screenwriter
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
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Rocky Horror picture show (Motion picture)
  • 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
Language note
In English (5.1 or mono) with optional English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned in English
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-
  • 1942-
  • 1936-2016,
  • 1933-
  • 1946-
  • 1944-
  • 1931-2005,
  • 1928-2000,
  • 1947-
  • 1942-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sharman, Jim
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • White, Michael
  • Adler, Lou
  • Curry, Tim,
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Bostwick, Barry,
  • Quinn, Patricia
  • Little Nell,
  • Adams, Jonathan
  • Hinwood, Peter,
  • Gray, Charles D.
  • Meat Loaf
  • Toguri, David,
  • Hartley, Richard
  • Suschitzky, Peter,
  • Clifford, Graeme
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • VH1 (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • O'Brien, Richard
  • Horror films
  • Cross-dressers
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex
  • Bisexuality
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Bisexuality
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Horror films
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex
  • Transvestites
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes US and UK versions
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary; multi-view theatre experience; participation prompter; audience participation. DVD-ROM features: Masochistic trivia challenge, Riff Raff's story lab; Rocky Horror video jukebox; screensaver. 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 trailers; sing-a-along; misprint ending; photo gallery
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
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
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Control code
45233540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth Anniversary edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 99 min.)
File format
multiple file formats
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
  • 024543005759
  • 024543005742
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000574
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
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
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
Publication
Note
  • Includes US and UK versions
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary; multi-view theatre experience; participation prompter; audience participation. DVD-ROM features: Masochistic trivia challenge, Riff Raff's story lab; Rocky Horror video jukebox; screensaver. 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 trailers; sing-a-along; misprint ending; photo gallery
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
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
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- Disc 2. Supplemental
Control code
45233540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth Anniversary edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 99 min.)
File format
multiple file formats
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
  • 024543005759
  • 024543005742
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000574
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
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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