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

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

Label
The grifters
Title
The grifters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • 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
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Michael Audsley
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Anjelica Huston, Annette Bening
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1977
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Cusack, John
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Bening, Annette
  • Frears, Stephen
Runtime
110
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
Technique
live action
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Special features include: feature commentary track with director 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
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50740394
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
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 details
DVD; widescreen; Dolby digital surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Films ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painten ; director, Stephen Frears, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Special features include: feature commentary track with director 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
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50740394
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
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 details
DVD; widescreen; Dolby digital surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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