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

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

Label
The grifters
Title
The grifters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painter ; director, Stephen Frears
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Michael Audsley
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G754 2002
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Anjelica Huston, Annette Bening
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-2008
  • 1966-
  • 1906-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Westlake, Donald E.
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Painter, Jim
  • Harris, Robert A
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Cusack, John
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Bening, Annette
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Stapleton, Oliver
  • Gassner, Dennis
  • Audsley, Mick
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Miramax Films
  • Cineplex Odeon Films
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Swindlers and swindling
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painter ; director, Stephen Frears, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Bonus material: feature commentary track with drector 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50741822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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, dual layer format ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The grifters, Miramax Films ; Cineplex Odeon Filsm ; screenplay, Donald E. Westlake ; producers, Martin Scorsese, Robert A. Harris, Jim Painter ; director, Stephen Frears, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Bonus material: feature commentary track with drector 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50741822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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, dual layer format ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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