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The Resource Boxcar Bertha, AI, American International ; Orion Pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present a Roger Corman production ; screenplay, Joyce H. Corrington & John William Corrington ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD videorecording)

Boxcar Bertha, AI, American International ; Orion Pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present a Roger Corman production ; screenplay, Joyce H. Corrington & John William Corrington ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Boxcar Bertha
Title
Boxcar Bertha
Statement of responsibility
AI, American International ; Orion Pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present a Roger Corman production ; screenplay, Joyce H. Corrington & John William Corrington ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in the 1930's, a homeless woman and an union organizer team up on a crime spree to get revenge from a railroad company
Member of
Cataloging source
FTL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Boxcar Bertha (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Stephens ; editor, Buzz Feitshans ; music, Gib Guilbeau, Thad Maxwell
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English and French language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Barbara Hershey, David Carradine, Barry Primus, Bernie Casey, John Carradine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1916-1972
  • 1918-2001
  • 1948-
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Corman, Roger
  • Nicholson, James H.
  • Arkoff, Samuel Z.
  • Corrington, Joyce H
  • Corrington, John William
  • Hershey, Barbara
  • Carradine, David
  • Primus, Barry
  • Casey, Bernie
  • Carradine, John
  • Box-Car Bertha
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Box-Car Bertha
  • Female offenders
  • Women tramps
  • Labor unions
  • Train robberies
  • United States
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Boxcar Bertha, AI, American International ; Orion Pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present a Roger Corman production ; screenplay, Joyce H. Corrington & John William Corrington ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Based on characters in the book Sister of the road, which is the autobiography of Bertha Thompson
  • Special features include theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780792852087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616873972
  • 883904130284
Other physical details
sound, color with a black and white sequence
Publisher number
  • 1003247
  • 4007544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, mono. ; widescreen, aspect ratio 1.85:1, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boxcar Bertha, AI, American International ; Orion Pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present a Roger Corman production ; screenplay, Joyce H. Corrington & John William Corrington ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Based on characters in the book Sister of the road, which is the autobiography of Bertha Thompson
  • Special features include theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780792852087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616873972
  • 883904130284
Other physical details
sound, color with a black and white sequence
Publisher number
  • 1003247
  • 4007544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, mono. ; widescreen, aspect ratio 1.85:1, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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