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The Resource The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD videorecording)

The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The grifters
Title
The grifters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Three con artists walk on the razor's edge of life. Lilly has decided it's time to get out, and wants her son out, too. But Roy has fallen for sleek Myra, who wants him for her partner
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Grifters (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Michael Audsley
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Anjelica Huston, Annette Bening
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1906-1977
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  • Cusack, John
  • Westlake, Donald E
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Bening, Annette
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Miramax Films
  • Cineplex Odeon Films
  • Buena Vista Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Feature films
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Dual-layer format: layer transition may trigger a slight pause
  • Bonus material: feature commentary track with drector Stephen Frears, screenwriter Donald E. Westlake and actors John Cusack and Anjelica Huston; the making of The Grifters; The Jim Thompson story; The Grifters scrapbook
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780788837753
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936190953
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27184
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50741822
  • (OCoLC)50741822
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Dual-layer format: layer transition may trigger a slight pause
  • Bonus material: feature commentary track with drector Stephen Frears, screenwriter Donald E. Westlake and actors John Cusack and Anjelica Huston; the making of The Grifters; The Jim Thompson story; The Grifters scrapbook
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780788837753
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936190953
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27184
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50741822
  • (OCoLC)50741822
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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