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The Resource Ghost story, a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin

Ghost story, a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin

Label
Ghost story
Title
Ghost story
Statement of responsibility
a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a gloomy New England setting, four elderly men who gather once a week to thrill each other with tales of terror find one of their scariest stories coming to life. A woman they mistakenly left for dead fifty years earlier returns to life to get revenge
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; editor, Tom Rolf ; music, Philippe Sarde
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional Spanish or French subtitles. Captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G4678 2004
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., John Houseman, Craig Wasson, Patricia Neal, Alice Krige
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  • 1909-2000
  • 1926-2010
  • 1954-
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  • Weissbourd, Burt
  • Irvin, John
  • Cohen, Lawrence D.
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Fairbanks, Douglas
  • Houseman, John
  • Wasson, Craig
  • Neal, Patricia
  • Krige, Alice
  • Cardiff, Jack
  • Rolf, Tom
  • Sarde, Philippe
  • Straub, Peter
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
111
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  • Older people
  • Ghost stories
  • Revenge
  • Ghost stories
  • Older people
  • Revenge
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ghost story, a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/078/000000000010078681.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Based on the book by Peter Straub
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56365688
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (111 min.)
Isbn
9781417000104
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192010125
Publisher number
20101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56365688
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1, Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ghost story, a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/078/000000000010078681.gif
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Based on the book by Peter Straub
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56365688
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (111 min.)
Isbn
9781417000104
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192010125
Publisher number
20101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56365688
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1, Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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