The Resource Chinatown, produced by Robert Evans ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski

Chinatown, produced by Robert Evans ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
produced by Robert Evans ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A seemingly routine matrimonial snooping job mushrooms into a murderous scandal in pre-World War II Los Angeles
Member of
Has edition
Awards note
Academy Award Best Writing (Original Screenplay), 1974
Cataloging source
SFR
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Chinatown (Motion picture)
  • Chinatown (Motion picture)
  • Chinatown (Motion picture)
  • Chinatown (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish with optional English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish subtitles
  • SDH, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C45 2017b
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1906-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Towne, Robert
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Huston, John
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
130
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  • Murder
  • Water-supply
  • Public utilities
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Murder
  • Water-supply
  • California
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, produced by Robert Evans ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski
Link
https://thumbnail.midwesttape.com/11867008_180.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This is a Blu-ray disc which can only be played on Blu-ray disc players and will not play on standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: commentary by screenwriter Robert Towne with David Fincher; Water and Power: The Aqueduct - The Aftermath - The River and Beyond ; Chinatown: An Appreciation ; Chinatown: The Beginning and the End ; Chinatown: Filming ; Chinatown: The Legacy
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
ocn987361652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429258878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 56553
  • 2064785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987361652
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p high defintion, English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, English restored mono Dolby TrueHD, French mono Dolby digital, Spanish mono Dolby digital, Portuguese mono Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Chinatown, produced by Robert Evans ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski
Link
https://thumbnail.midwesttape.com/11867008_180.jpg
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This is a Blu-ray disc which can only be played on Blu-ray disc players and will not play on standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: commentary by screenwriter Robert Towne with David Fincher; Water and Power: The Aqueduct - The Aftermath - The River and Beyond ; Chinatown: An Appreciation ; Chinatown: The Beginning and the End ; Chinatown: Filming ; Chinatown: The Legacy
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
ocn987361652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429258878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 56553
  • 2064785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987361652
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p high defintion, English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, English restored mono Dolby TrueHD, French mono Dolby digital, Spanish mono Dolby digital, Portuguese mono Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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