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The Resource Taps, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; a Harold Becker film ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe and Howard B. Jaffe ; screenplay by Darryl Ponicsan and Robert Mark Kamen ; adaptation by James Lineberger ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD videorecording)

Taps, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; a Harold Becker film ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe and Howard B. Jaffe ; screenplay by Darryl Ponicsan and Robert Mark Kamen ; adaptation by James Lineberger ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Taps
Title
Taps
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; a Harold Becker film ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe and Howard B. Jaffe ; screenplay by Darryl Ponicsan and Robert Mark Kamen ; adaptation by James Lineberger ; directed by Harold Becker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"When a fiercely devoted group of military school cadets learns that their school is being sold to real estate developers, they refuse to accept defeat-- instead choosing to rise up together to protect the academy and their honor. But the brave young soldiers soon learn that the most courageous decisions can sometimes have unexpected and even fatal consequences!"--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Owen Roizman ; music, Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG.
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
English dialogue, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
George C. Scott, Timothy Hutton, Ronny Cox, Tom Cruise, Sean Penn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-1999
  • 1960-
  • 1962-
  • 1960-
  • 1913-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jaffe, Stanley R
  • Becker, Harold
  • Jaffe, Howard B
  • Ponicsan, Darryl
  • Kamen, Robert Mark
  • Lineberger, James
  • Scott, George C.
  • Hutton, Timothy
  • Cox, Ronny
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Penn, Sean
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Freeman, Devery
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military education
  • Military cadets
  • Real estate developers
  • Feature films
  • Melodrama
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Taps, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; a Harold Becker film ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe and Howard B. Jaffe ; screenplay by Darryl Ponicsan and Robert Mark Kamen ; adaptation by James Lineberger ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 25th anniversary special ed
  • From the novel "Father sky" by Devery Freeman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Container artwork varies
  • Special features: Commentary by director Harold Becker; "Sounding the call to arms: mobilizing the 'Taps' generation" featurette; "The bugler's cry: the origins of playing 'Taps'" featurette; TV spots; All-new on-camera interview with Timothy Hutton
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: Commentary by Director Harold Becker -- Sounding the call to arms: mobilizing the Taps Generation featurette -- The bugler's cry: the origins of playing "Taps" featurette -- TV spots
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543267515
  • 024543267522
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236751
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71198372
  • (OCoLC)ocm71198372
  • 539651
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taps, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; a Harold Becker film ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe and Howard B. Jaffe ; screenplay by Darryl Ponicsan and Robert Mark Kamen ; adaptation by James Lineberger ; directed by Harold Becker, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 25th anniversary special ed
  • From the novel "Father sky" by Devery Freeman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Container artwork varies
  • Special features: Commentary by director Harold Becker; "Sounding the call to arms: mobilizing the 'Taps' generation" featurette; "The bugler's cry: the origins of playing 'Taps'" featurette; TV spots; All-new on-camera interview with Timothy Hutton
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: Commentary by Director Harold Becker -- Sounding the call to arms: mobilizing the Taps Generation featurette -- The bugler's cry: the origins of playing "Taps" featurette -- TV spots
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543267515
  • 024543267522
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236751
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71198372
  • (OCoLC)ocm71198372
  • 539651
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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