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The Resource Ed Wood, (electronic resource)

Ed Wood, (electronic resource)

Label
Ed Wood
Title
Ed Wood
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
Filmed entirely in black & white, "Ed Wood" is the true story of one man's dogged, albeit futile, determination to make it in Hollywood. a visionary of sorts, with no formal training, a fetish for wearing women's clothing, and almost no chance of being signed to direct a studio-made feature, Wood tenaciously follows his wayward dream. Although recognition and respect seems to elude him every step of the way, he never abandons hope of one day becoming a famous director. By banding together a bizarre cast of characters -- down-and-out screen legend Bela Lugosi; television horror queen Vampira; hulking swedish wrestler Tor Johnson; psychic showman Criswell; highbrow transvestite Bunny Breckinridge; hyperactive police officer Paul Marco; and even his girlfriend Dolores -- Wood creates ineptly-made, off-beat, low-budget independent films that somehow turn out to become classics -- after a fashion -- and turn him into a legend
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Tim Burton
Intended audience
Rated R
PerformerNote
Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, Bill Murray
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1968-
  • 1947-
  • 1950 September 21-
  • 1963-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Depp, Johnny
  • Landau, Martin
  • Parker, Sarah Jessica
  • Arquette, Patricia
  • Jones, Jeffrey
  • Murray, Bill
  • Czapsky, Stefan
  • Lebenzon, Chris
  • Shore, Howard
  • Alexander, Scott
  • Karaszewski, Larry
  • Di Novi, Denise
  • Burton, Tim
  • hoopla digital
Runtime
126
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ed Wood, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 126 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780788844430
Isbn Type
(physical video recording)
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11296607
Publisher number
MWT11296607
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MWT)MWT11296607
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Ed Wood, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 126 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780788844430
Isbn Type
(physical video recording)
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11296607
Publisher number
MWT11296607
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MWT)MWT11296607
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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