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The Resource Against all odds, Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford, (DVD)

Against all odds, Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford, (DVD)

Label
Against all odds
Title
Against all odds
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her
Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald Thorin; music, Michel Colombier, Larry Carlton; editor, Fredric Steinkamp, William Steinkamp
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
Closed captioned. In English; with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai
PerformerNote
Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods, Alex Karras, Jane Greer, Richard Widmark
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1949-
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ward, Rachel
  • Bridges, Jeff
  • Karras, Alex
  • Widmark, Richard
  • Woods, James
  • Hackford, Taylor
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mexico
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Against all odds, Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Audio commentaries: Director and screenwriter commentary, Director & cast commentary ; Music videos: Kid Creole & the Coconuts: "My male curiosity", Phil Collins: "Against all odds" ; Deleted scenes (with optional director's commentary) ; Theatrical trailers ; Talent files: Taylor Hackford, Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn233985658
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767821490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381681826
Other physical details
sd., col., stereo.
Publisher number
00779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o233985658
  • (OCoLC)233985658
System details
DVD; widescreen 1:85:1 ; Dolby digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video ; English 2-channel (Dolby surround)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Against all odds, Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Audio commentaries: Director and screenwriter commentary, Director & cast commentary ; Music videos: Kid Creole & the Coconuts: "My male curiosity", Phil Collins: "Against all odds" ; Deleted scenes (with optional director's commentary) ; Theatrical trailers ; Talent files: Taylor Hackford, Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn233985658
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767821490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381681826
Other physical details
sd., col., stereo.
Publisher number
00779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o233985658
  • (OCoLC)233985658
System details
DVD; widescreen 1:85:1 ; Dolby digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video ; English 2-channel (Dolby surround)
Video recording format
DVD

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