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The Resource Midnight cowboy, screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Midnight cowboy, screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Label
Midnight cowboy
Title
Midnight cowboy
Statement of responsibility
screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Joe Buck and Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo are two small-time hustlers whose powerful friendship transcends the gritty realities of big-city life and their own unfulfilled dreams
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award, 1970: Best picture; Best director; Best writing, screenplay based on material from another medium.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Holender; editor, Hugh A. Robertson; musical supervision, John Barry
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Brenda Vaccaro, John McGiver, Ruth White, Sylvia Miles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2003
  • 1937-
  • 1938-
  • 1939-
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlesinger, John
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Salt, Waldo
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Voight, Jon
  • Vaccaro, Brenda
  • Barry, John
  • Herlihy, James Leo
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Jerome Hellman Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
113
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  • Male prostitutes
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Male friendship
  • Outcasts
  • Criminals
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight cowboy, screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Special features: audio commentary from 1991 featuring director John Schlesinger and producer Jerome Hellman; short film "The crowd around the cowboy" (1969) made on location for Midnight cowboy; trailer; "Waldo Salt : a screenwriter's journey" (1990) an Academy Award nominated documentary by Eugene Corr and Robert Hillmann; Michael Childers discusses photographs from candid images he shot during production; Adam Holender discusses his work on the film (Feb. 2018); two short 2004 documentaries on the making and release of Midnight cowboy; interview with actor Jon Voight on The David Frost show from 1970; Jon Voight's original screen test; interview from 2000 with Schlesinger for BAFTA Los Angeles with excerpts from the 2002 BAFTA LA tribute to Schlesinger, featuring Voight and actor Dustin Hoffman
  • MPAA Rating: R
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781681434469
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515215312
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2889BD
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray; widescreen (aspect ratio, 1.85:1) presentation; LPCM 1.0 monaural and DTS-HD master audio 5.1 ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Midnight cowboy, screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Special features: audio commentary from 1991 featuring director John Schlesinger and producer Jerome Hellman; short film "The crowd around the cowboy" (1969) made on location for Midnight cowboy; trailer; "Waldo Salt : a screenwriter's journey" (1990) an Academy Award nominated documentary by Eugene Corr and Robert Hillmann; Michael Childers discusses photographs from candid images he shot during production; Adam Holender discusses his work on the film (Feb. 2018); two short 2004 documentaries on the making and release of Midnight cowboy; interview with actor Jon Voight on The David Frost show from 1970; Jon Voight's original screen test; interview from 2000 with Schlesinger for BAFTA Los Angeles with excerpts from the 2002 BAFTA LA tribute to Schlesinger, featuring Voight and actor Dustin Hoffman
  • MPAA Rating: R
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781681434469
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515215312
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2889BD
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray; widescreen (aspect ratio, 1.85:1) presentation; LPCM 1.0 monaural and DTS-HD master audio 5.1 ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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