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The Resource Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico Production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD videorecording)

Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico Production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Philadelphia
Title
Philadelphia
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico Production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • kor
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young Philadelphia lawyer stricken with AIDS seeks assistance from a homophobic personal injury attorney when a prestigious Philadelphia law firm fires him for incompetence
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Actor, Tom Hanks; Best Original Song, "Streets of Philadelphia" by Bruce Springsteen.
Cataloging source
VP@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; production design, Kristy Zea ; editor, Craig McKay ; music, Howard Shore
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video rating: PG
Language note
English, French, and Spanish language tracks with Spanish and Korean subtitles; closed captiond for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, Antonio Banderas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Nyswaner, Ron
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Steenburgen, Mary
  • Robards, Jason
  • Banderas, Antonio
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in employment
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Lawyers
  • Feature films
  • Legal films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico Production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Deluxe widescreen presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special feature: production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
"1993 Academy Award Winner (Best Actor: Tom Hanks ; Best Original Song: Bruce Springsteen ("Streets of Philadelphia")"
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Isbn
9780800141806
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396526198
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
52619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53213618
  • (OCoLC)ocm53213618
  • 717788
System details
DVD; 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 Dolby surround ; region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico Production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Deluxe widescreen presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special feature: production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
"1993 Academy Award Winner (Best Actor: Tom Hanks ; Best Original Song: Bruce Springsteen ("Streets of Philadelphia")"
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Isbn
9780800141806
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396526198
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
52619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53213618
  • (OCoLC)ocm53213618
  • 717788
System details
DVD; 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 Dolby surround ; region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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