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The Resource Kiss of the spider woman, City Lights Pictures ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents ; a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco

Kiss of the spider woman, City Lights Pictures ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents ; a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco

Label
Kiss of the spider woman
Title
Kiss of the spider woman
Statement of responsibility
City Lights Pictures ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents ; a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
Related
Awards note
  • Academy Award, Best Actor in a Leading Role, 1986.
  • The Academy Award Winning Independent Classic
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodolfo Sanchez ; editor, Mauro Alice ; music, John Neschling, Nando Carneiro ; art director, Clovis Bueno ; costume designer, Patricio Bisso ; set designer, Felipe Crescenti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, for a crude sexual remark
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Soundtrack in English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish, with English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.P68
LC item number
K57 2008
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, José Lewgoy, Milton Gonçalves, Miriam Pires, Nuno Leal Maia, Fernando Torres, Herson Capri, Denise Dumont, Antonio Petrin, Wilson Grey, Miguel Falabella, Patricio Bisso, Nildo Parente
Runtime
120
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, City Lights Pictures ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents ; a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089424/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features include: Disc 1. Trivia track in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2. Manuel Puig mini-documentary: The submissive woman's role; Spider woman on Broadway: Mini-documentary with Hal Prince, John Kander, Fred Ebb, Chita Rivera, Terrence McNally, Manuel Puig; slide show commentary: Transition from novel to film; photo galleries over 150 exquisite images
  • "An HB Filmes LTDA production, São Paulo in association with Sugarloaf Films Inc., Los Angeles"--Container
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
Contents
Disc 1. The feature -- Disc 2. Special features: Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman (108 min.)
Control code
ocn233603497
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780979360756
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 897246001560
  • 897246001508
  • 9780979360756
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • DV600156
  • 00150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)233603497
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen ; Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, City Lights Pictures ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents ; a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089424/
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features include: Disc 1. Trivia track in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2. Manuel Puig mini-documentary: The submissive woman's role; Spider woman on Broadway: Mini-documentary with Hal Prince, John Kander, Fred Ebb, Chita Rivera, Terrence McNally, Manuel Puig; slide show commentary: Transition from novel to film; photo galleries over 150 exquisite images
  • "An HB Filmes LTDA production, São Paulo in association with Sugarloaf Films Inc., Los Angeles"--Container
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
Contents
Disc 1. The feature -- Disc 2. Special features: Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman (108 min.)
Control code
ocn233603497
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9780979360756
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 897246001560
  • 897246001508
  • 9780979360756
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • DV600156
  • 00150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)233603497
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen ; Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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