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The Resource The river, a Universal Picture, an Edward Lewis production, a Mark Rydell film ; produced by Edward Lewis and Robert Cortes ; story by Robert Dillon ; screenplay by Robert Dillon and Julain Barry ; directed by Mark Rydell, (videorecording)

The river, a Universal Picture, an Edward Lewis production, a Mark Rydell film ; produced by Edward Lewis and Robert Cortes ; story by Robert Dillon ; screenplay by Robert Dillon and Julain Barry ; directed by Mark Rydell, (videorecording)

Label
The river
Title
The river
Statement of responsibility
a Universal Picture, an Edward Lewis production, a Mark Rydell film ; produced by Edward Lewis and Robert Cortes ; story by Robert Dillon ; screenplay by Robert Dillon and Julain Barry ; directed by Mark Rydell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tom and Mae Garvey are struggling to keep their homestead safe from the local power authority who wants to flood their land. When Mae's former beau, Joe Wade, turns out to be in charge of the plan to acquire the property, tensions run high, climaxing in a devastating confrontation on the flooded river banks
Cataloging source
INT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
River (Motion picture : 1984)
Credits note
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Sidney Levin ; music, John Williams ; production designer, Charles Rosen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.D55
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • R5847 1999
  • .R58 1999
PerformerNote
Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Scott Glenn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1942-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rydell, Mark
  • Gibson, Mel
  • Spacek, Sissy
  • Glenn, Scott
  • Williams, John
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farms, Small
  • Floods
  • Family
  • Minifundios
  • Inundaciones
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The river, a Universal Picture, an Edward Lewis production, a Mark Rydell film ; produced by Edward Lewis and Robert Cortes ; story by Robert Dillon ; screenplay by Robert Dillon and Julain Barry ; directed by Mark Rydell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes; cast & filmmakers' bios; film highlights; theatrical trailer; and web links
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45199620
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783230597
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192042720
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
20427
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The river, a Universal Picture, an Edward Lewis production, a Mark Rydell film ; produced by Edward Lewis and Robert Cortes ; story by Robert Dillon ; screenplay by Robert Dillon and Julain Barry ; directed by Mark Rydell, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes; cast & filmmakers' bios; film highlights; theatrical trailer; and web links
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45199620
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783230597
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192042720
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
20427
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
laserdisc
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