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The Resource The postman always rings twice, Warner Home Video ; Lorimar Productions ; produced in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (videorecording)

The postman always rings twice, Warner Home Video ; Lorimar Productions ; produced in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (videorecording)

Label
The postman always rings twice
Title
The postman always rings twice
Statement of responsibility
Warner Home Video ; Lorimar Productions ; produced in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by Bob Rafelson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A passionate affair between a diner owner's young wife and a drifter triggers a chain of events ending in murder and sadness
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; prouction designer, George Jenkins ; costume design, Doroth Jenkins ; editor, Graeme Clifford ; music, Michael Small
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Close-captioned
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange, John Colicos, Michael Lerner, John P. Ryan, Angelica Huston, William Traylor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-2000
  • 1892-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rafelson, Bob
  • Mamet, David
  • Small, Michael
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Colicos, John
  • Cain, James M.
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Lorimar Productions
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cain, James M.
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Crimes of passion
  • Adultery
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The postman always rings twice, Warner Home Video ; Lorimar Productions ; produced in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Features: interactive menus, production notes, scene access, 3 theatrical trailers and subtitle options
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
ocn178914015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780790732190
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00012569067325
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
673
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790732190
  • (OCoLC)178914015
  • (Sirsi) b13280715
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The postman always rings twice, Warner Home Video ; Lorimar Productions ; produced in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Features: interactive menus, production notes, scene access, 3 theatrical trailers and subtitle options
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
ocn178914015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780790732190
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00012569067325
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
673
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790732190
  • (OCoLC)178914015
  • (Sirsi) b13280715
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD

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