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The Resource Chinatown, a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation, (videorecording)

Chinatown, a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation, (videorecording)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown. Bonus features include interviews, featurettes, and more
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1974: Best Original Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo; production design, Richard Sylbert; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R. Canadian Home Video Rating 14A
Language note
English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C45638696 2007
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1906-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Towne, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Evans, Robert
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Ladd, Diane
  • Huston, John
  • Hillerman, John
  • Technicolor, Inc
  • Panavision (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Water rights
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Gangsters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end!; Chinatown-style; Acting Chinatown; Chinatown : the classic; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn180299081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361224442
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chinatown, a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end!; Chinatown-style; Acting Chinatown; Chinatown : the classic; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn180299081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361224442
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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