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The Resource L.A. confidential, Regency Enterprises presents an Arnon Milchan/David L. Wolper production ; based on the novel by James Ellroy ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)

L.A. confidential, Regency Enterprises presents an Arnon Milchan/David L. Wolper production ; based on the novel by James Ellroy ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)

Label
L.A. confidential
Title
L.A. confidential
Statement of responsibility
Regency Enterprises presents an Arnon Milchan/David L. Wolper production ; based on the novel by James Ellroy ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A tribute to tough film noir crime films
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Basinger) and for Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Hanson and Helgeland).
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
L.A. confidential (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French language soundtrack (Dolby surround 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, David Strathairn, Kim Basinger, Danny DeVito
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1967-
  • 1953-
  • 1948-
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  • Hanson, Curtis
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Wolper, David L
  • Nathanson, Michael
  • Helgeland, Brian
  • Spacey, Kevin
  • Crowe, Russell
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Cromwell, James
  • Strathairn, David
  • Basinger, Kim
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Ellroy, James
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Feature films
  • Film noir
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
L.A. confidential, Regency Enterprises presents an Arnon Milchan/David L. Wolper production ; based on the novel by James Ellroy ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: Off the record (including cast/creator interviews) ; Director Curtis Hanson's Photo pitch ; The L.A. of L.A. confidential interactive map tour ; music-only track ; interactive menus ; production notes ; theatrical trailer ; 3 TV spots ; scene access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46378987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Isbn
9780790734859
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391491323
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14913
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
L.A. confidential, Regency Enterprises presents an Arnon Milchan/David L. Wolper production ; based on the novel by James Ellroy ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: Off the record (including cast/creator interviews) ; Director Curtis Hanson's Photo pitch ; The L.A. of L.A. confidential interactive map tour ; music-only track ; interactive menus ; production notes ; theatrical trailer ; 3 TV spots ; scene access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46378987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Isbn
9780790734859
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391491323
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14913
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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