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A prairie home companion

Label
A prairie home companion
Title
A prairie home companion
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A fictional look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America's most celebrated radio show
  • "***1/2...a delectable antidote to the hard-sell sideshow of Hollywood...There's magic in it."--Rolling Stone
  • "...a better-than-good time..."--USA Today
  • "What a lovely film this is, so gentle and whimsical, so simple and profound."--Roger Ebert
  • "Garrison Keillor, impresario, creator and host of one of radio's longest running programs - 31 years and counting - and director Robert Altman are a match made in heaven."--Hollywood Reporter
  • "Rib-ticklingly funny at times and genial as all get-out."--Variety
  • "...affectionate, mortality-fixated salute to old-timey music, values and the timeless allure of Powdermilk biscuits."--Newsday
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Robert Altman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • English audio; English, Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson, Lily Tomlin, Lindsay Lohan, John C. Reilly
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Jones, Tommy Lee
  • Harrelson, Woody
  • Tomlin, Lily
  • Lohan, Lindsay
  • Reilly, John C
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical
  • Comedy
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A prairie home companion
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/125/000000000010125510.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm70685057
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 106 min.)
Isbn
9780780656178
Lccn
70685057
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043105418
Publisher number
10125510
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A prairie home companion
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/125/000000000010125510.gif
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm70685057
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 106 min.)
Isbn
9780780656178
Lccn
70685057
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043105418
Publisher number
10125510
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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