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The Resource The American friend, written, produced and directed by Wim Wenders, (videorecording)

The American friend, written, produced and directed by Wim Wenders, (videorecording)

Label
The American friend
Title
The American friend
Statement of responsibility
written, produced and directed by Wim Wenders
Title variation
Amerikanische Freund
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young picture framer thinks that he has terminal disease and is set up to become a hired assassin in West Germany because of the lure of quick money
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robby Müller ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; editor, Peter Przygodda
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English, French and German, with subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Samuel Fuller, Nicholas Ray
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2010
  • 1912-1997
  • 1911-1979
  • 1921-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenders, Wim
  • Hopper, Dennis
  • Ganz, Bruno
  • Fuller, Samuel
  • Ray, Nicholas
  • Highsmith, Patricia
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
127
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
793
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ripley, Tom (Fictitious character)
  • Serial murderers
  • Psychopaths
  • Criminals
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
The American friend, written, produced and directed by Wim Wenders, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game."
  • Widescreen (1.66:1) aspect ratio
  • DVD release of the 1977 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary from 2002 featuring Wim Wenders and Dennis Hopper ; new interviews with Wim Wenders and Bruno Ganz ; deleted scenes with audio commentary by Wim Wenders ; trailer ; essay by Francine Prose
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
ocn930725876
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9781681430980
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165815
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2573DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681430980
  • (OCoLC)930725876
  • (Sirsi) b14703026
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American friend, written, produced and directed by Wim Wenders, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game."
  • Widescreen (1.66:1) aspect ratio
  • DVD release of the 1977 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary from 2002 featuring Wim Wenders and Dennis Hopper ; new interviews with Wim Wenders and Bruno Ganz ; deleted scenes with audio commentary by Wim Wenders ; trailer ; essay by Francine Prose
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
ocn930725876
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9781681430980
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165815
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2573DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681430980
  • (OCoLC)930725876
  • (Sirsi) b14703026
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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