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The Resource Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)

Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)

Label
Born on the Fourth of July
Title
Born on the Fourth of July
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War, was wounded, and returned paralyzed from the mid-chest down. He later became a new voice for those disenchanted with the war
Awards note
Winner of two academy awards including Best Director.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Born on the Fourth of July (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; music, John Williams
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.B55
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • B67 2004
  • .B676 2004
  • .B688 2004
PerformerNote
Tom Cruise, Kyra Sedgwick, Raymond J. Barry, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1939-
  • 1955-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Ho, A. Kitman
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Sedgwick, Kyra
  • Barry, Raymond J.
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Richardson, Robert
  • Williams, John
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Ixtlan Corporation
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
145
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Disabled veterans
  • Pacifists
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Veteranos
  • Pacifistas
  • Disabled veterans
  • Ethics
  • Pacifists
  • Psychological aspects
  • Social aspects
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Veterans
  • United States
  • French language materials
  • Spanish language materials
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Ron Kovic
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
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
Contents
Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Control code
ocm56664754
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781417026111
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417026111
  • (OCoLC)56664754
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0, or DTS 5.1; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Ron Kovic
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
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
Contents
Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Control code
ocm56664754
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781417026111
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417026111
  • (OCoLC)56664754
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0, or DTS 5.1; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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