The Resource The French connection, 20th Century Fox ; a Philip D'Antoni production in association with Schine-Moore Productions ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; produced by Philip D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin, (DVD)

The French connection, 20th Century Fox ; a Philip D'Antoni production in association with Schine-Moore Productions ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; produced by Philip D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin, (DVD)

Label
The French connection
Title
The French connection
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Philip D'Antoni production in association with Schine-Moore Productions ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; produced by Philip D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
Two New York City narcotics detectives learn of a scheme to smuggle a large quantity of heroin inside an automobile being shipped from France
Awards note
Five Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Actor (Hackman).
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Don Ellis ; director of photography, Owen Roizman ; film editor, Jerry Greenberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; bonus features not rated
Language note
English (5.1 surround or stereo) or French (mono) language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Roy Scheider, Tony Lo Bianco, Marcel Bozzuffi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1994
  • 1925-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Friedkin, William
  • D'Antoni, Philip
  • Tidyman, Ernest
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Rey, Fernando
  • Scheider, Roy
  • Lo Bianco, Tony
  • Moore, Robin
Runtime
104
Series statement
Five star collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moore, Robin
  • Heroin industry
  • Drug traffic
  • Drug control
  • Police films
  • Feature films (E-H)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The French connection, 20th Century Fox ; a Philip D'Antoni production in association with Schine-Moore Productions ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; produced by Philip D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the book by Robin Moore
  • Special features include: scene specific commentary by Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider ; director's commentary by William Friedkin ; original theatrical trailer ; behind-the-scenes documentary Making the connection : the untold stories ; BBC documentary Poughkeepsie shuffle ; deleted scenes documentary hosted by William Friedkin ; still gallery ; trailers ; notes by Mark Kermode inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
disc 1. Feature film (104 min.) ; Scene specific commentary by Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider ; Director's commentary ; Original theatrical trailer -- disc 2. Making the connection : the untold stories : behind-the-scenes documentary ; Poughkeepsie shuffle : BBC documentary ; Deleted scenes documentary / hosted by William Friedkin ; Still gallery ; Trailers
Control code
ocm48125402
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543020653
  • 024543020660
  • 024543020684 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2002065--2002066
  • 2002068 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1); 5.1 surround or stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The French connection, 20th Century Fox ; a Philip D'Antoni production in association with Schine-Moore Productions ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; produced by Philip D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the book by Robin Moore
  • Special features include: scene specific commentary by Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider ; director's commentary by William Friedkin ; original theatrical trailer ; behind-the-scenes documentary Making the connection : the untold stories ; BBC documentary Poughkeepsie shuffle ; deleted scenes documentary hosted by William Friedkin ; still gallery ; trailers ; notes by Mark Kermode inserted in container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
disc 1. Feature film (104 min.) ; Scene specific commentary by Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider ; Director's commentary ; Original theatrical trailer -- disc 2. Making the connection : the untold stories : behind-the-scenes documentary ; Poughkeepsie shuffle : BBC documentary ; Deleted scenes documentary / hosted by William Friedkin ; Still gallery ; Trailers
Control code
ocm48125402
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543020653
  • 024543020660
  • 024543020684 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2002065--2002066
  • 2002068 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1); 5.1 surround or stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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