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The Resource City of joy, TriStar Pictures presents a Lightmotive production ; a Roland Joffé film ; screenplay, Mark Medoff ; producers, Jake Eberts, Roland Joffé ; director, Roland Joffé, (DVD videorecording)

City of joy, TriStar Pictures presents a Lightmotive production ; a Roland Joffé film ; screenplay, Mark Medoff ; producers, Jake Eberts, Roland Joffé ; director, Roland Joffé, (DVD videorecording)

Label
City of joy
Title
City of joy
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents a Lightmotive production ; a Roland Joffé film ; screenplay, Mark Medoff ; producers, Jake Eberts, Roland Joffé ; director, Roland Joffé
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An American doctor, a British nurse and an illiterate Indian farmer join together to transform a Calcutta ghetto when it is threatened by the brutal local "godfather."
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Ennio Morricone ; director of photography, Peter Biziou ; co-producer, Iain Smith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
Soundtrack in English and French; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Patrick Swayze, Pauline Collins, Om Puri, Art Malik
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1945-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swayze, Patrick
  • Collins, Pauline
  • Puri, Om
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Malik, Art
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Biziou, Peter
  • Medoff, Mark Howard
  • Smith, Iain
  • Eberts, Jake
  • Lapierre, Dominique
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Lightmotive (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
135
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slums
  • DVDs
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
City of joy, TriStar Pictures presents a Lightmotive production ; a Roland Joffé film ; screenplay, Mark Medoff ; producers, Jake Eberts, Roland Joffé ; director, Roland Joffé, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1992
  • Based on the book by Dominique Lapierre
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 135 min.)
Isbn
9781404950627
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396037052
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
03705
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54893438
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital surround, anamorphic widescreen, remastered in High Definition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
City of joy, TriStar Pictures presents a Lightmotive production ; a Roland Joffé film ; screenplay, Mark Medoff ; producers, Jake Eberts, Roland Joffé ; director, Roland Joffé, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1992
  • Based on the book by Dominique Lapierre
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 135 min.)
Isbn
9781404950627
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396037052
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
03705
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54893438
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital surround, anamorphic widescreen, remastered in High Definition
Video recording format
DVD

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