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The Resource Chinatown, Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski

Chinatown, Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Costume designer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1974: Best Original Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo; production design, Richard Sylbert; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith; costume design, Anthea Sylbert
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .C45638696 2007
  • .C48 2007
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Burt Young, Perry Lopez, Diane Ladd, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1929-2008
  • 1906-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Towne, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Evans, Robert
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Lopez, Perry
  • Ladd, Diane
  • Huston, John
  • Hillerman, John
  • Sylbert, Anthea
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Water rights
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Gangsters
  • Chinatown (Los Ángeles, Calif.)
  • Los Ángeles (Calif.)
  • Asesinato
  • Pandillas
  • Gangsters
  • Incest
  • Murder
  • Water rights
  • California
  • California
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Water rights
  • Homicide
  • Incest
  • Gangs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end; Chinatown: filming ; Chinatown : the legacy; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn180299081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361224442
  • g2015:494530
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chinatown, Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end; Chinatown: filming ; Chinatown : the legacy; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn180299081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361224442
  • g2015:494530
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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