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The Resource Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)

Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Member of
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Laszlo ; editor, William Reynolds ; music, Alan Menken, J.A.C. Redford
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional Spanish dialogue and optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Cast: Christian Bale, David Moscow, Luke Edwards, Max Casella, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1980-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Edwards, Luke
  • Casella, Max
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paperboys
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
651788
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
651788
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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