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The Resource The general, Merlin Films in association with J&M Entertainment ; written, produced & directed by John Boorman

The general, Merlin Films in association with J&M Entertainment ; written, produced & directed by John Boorman

Label
The general
Title
The general
Statement of responsibility
Merlin Films in association with J&M Entertainment ; written, produced & directed by John Boorman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
For twenty years gangster Martin Cahill eluded capture by the police. Thumbing his nose at authority, Cahill wound up stealing over $60 million until the IRA decided to put him out of business once and for all
Member of
Cataloging source
SDE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original score, Richie Buckley ; editor, Ron Davis
Language note
Closed-captioned. Includes subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Brendan Gleeson, Adrian Dunbar, Sean McGginley, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Angeline Ball, Jon Voight
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1938-
  • 1933-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gleeson, Brendan
  • Dunbar, Adrian
  • McGinley, Sean
  • Kennedy, Maria Doyle
  • Ball, Angeline
  • Voight, Jon
  • Boorman, John
  • Buckley, Richie
  • Williams, Paul
  • Merlin Films
  • J & M Entertainment (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
124
Series statement
SONY Pictures classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cahill, Martin
  • Criminals
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The general, Merlin Films in association with J&M Entertainment ; written, produced & directed by John Boorman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the book by Paul Williams
  • Side A is black & white widescreen; side B is color widescreen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1998
  • Special features include: Talent & filmographies ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
42346480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Isbn
9780767833608
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
043396037267
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white
Publisher number
03726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The general, Merlin Films in association with J&M Entertainment ; written, produced & directed by John Boorman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the book by Paul Williams
  • Side A is black & white widescreen; side B is color widescreen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1998
  • Special features include: Talent & filmographies ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
42346480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Isbn
9780767833608
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
043396037267
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white
Publisher number
03726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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