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The Resource Midnight cowboy., a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Midnight cowboy., a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Label
Midnight cowboy.
Title
Midnight cowboy.
Statement of responsibility
a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1970: Best Picture, Best Director (Schlesinger), Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.
Cataloging source
RGP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Holdener; film editor, Hugh A. Robertson; musical supervision, John Barry
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • Adult
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Language tracks in English (Dolby Digital 5.1 surround) or dubbed French (mono), with optional subititles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Brenda Vaccaro, John McGiver, Ruth White, Sylvia Miles, Barnard Hughes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2003
  • 1937-
  • 1938-
  • 1939-
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Salt, Waldo
  • Schlesinger, John
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Voight, Jon
  • Vaccaro, Brenda
  • Barry, John
  • Herlihy, James Leo
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Male prostitutes
  • Swindlers and swindling
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight cowboy., a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
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
Control code
1074420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603890
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1074420
  • (OCoLC)156996627
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:) presentations
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midnight cowboy., a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
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
Control code
1074420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603890
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1074420
  • (OCoLC)156996627
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:) presentations
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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