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The Resource The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris & Jim Painten ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Donald E. Westlake

The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris & Jim Painten ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Donald E. Westlake

Label
The grifters
Title
The grifters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris & Jim Painten ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Donald E. Westlake
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evocative rendering of a terrifying subculture. Huston, Cusak, and Bening are con-artists, struggling to stay on top in a world where violence, money, and lust are the prizes. Bening and Huston fight for Cusak's soul, but he's determined to decide for himself
Cataloging source
KCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Michael Audsley ; music, Elmer Bernstein
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Anjelica Huston, Annette Bening
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1966-
  • 1906-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Harris, Robert A.
  • Painten, Jim
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Westlake, Donald E
  • Cusack, John
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Bening, Annette
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Miramax Films
  • Cineplex Odeon Films
Runtime
114
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris & Jim Painten ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Donald E. Westlake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • HBO Video: 90545
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
23897638
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (114 min.)
Isbn
9781559835787
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
90545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris & Jim Painten ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Donald E. Westlake
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • HBO Video: 90545
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
23897638
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (114 min.)
Isbn
9781559835787
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
90545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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