The Resource Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne

Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne

Label
Ask the dust
Title
Ask the dust
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young Italian would-be writer comes to Depression-era Los Angeles to make a name for himself. While there, he meets Camilla, who is hoping to marry a rich American. Both are trying to escape the stigma of their ethnicity in blue-blood California
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • tW0wLlZEvyc
  • mspNR_MXiak
Credits note
Music by Ramin Djawadi & Heitor Pereira ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; edited by Robert K. Lambert ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; director of photography, Caleb Deschanel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, nudity and language
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M27
LC item number
A85 2006
PerformerNote
Colin Farrell, Salma Hayek, Donald Sutherland, Eileen Atkins, Idina Menzel, Justin Kirk
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1962-
  • 1946-
  • 1976-
  • 1968-
  • 1935-
  • 1934-
  • 1944-
  • 1909-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Towne, Robert
  • Morris, Redmond.
  • Roemmich, Mark
  • Selvan, David
  • Schmid, Andreas
  • Grosch, Andreas
  • Roberts, Chris
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Wagner, Paula
  • Granger, Don
  • McCord, Jonas
  • Farrell, Colin
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • Menzel, Idina
  • Kirk, Justin
  • Djawadi, Ramin
  • Pereira, Heitor
  • Wolsky, Albert
  • Lambert, Robert K.
  • Gassner, Dennis
  • Deschanel, Caleb
  • Fante, John
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • Capitol Films
  • Cruise/Wagner Productions (Firm)
  • VIP 3 Medienfonds
  • Ascendant Pictures (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fante, John
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mexican American women
  • Italian Americans
  • United States
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Melodrama, American
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/010/000000000011010058.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Fante
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: Commentary by director Robert Towne and cinematographer Caleb Deschanel; The making of Ask the dust; Theatrical trailer; Previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm68571792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929312092
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 34414
  • 34417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68571792
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/010/000000000011010058.gif
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Fante
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: Commentary by director Robert Towne and cinematographer Caleb Deschanel; The making of Ask the dust; Theatrical trailer; Previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm68571792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929312092
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 34414
  • 34417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68571792
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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