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The Resource Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production ; an Alan Parker film ; directed by Alan Parker ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttman ; screenplay by Oliver Stone, (DVD videorecording)

Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production ; an Alan Parker film ; directed by Alan Parker ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttman ; screenplay by Oliver Stone, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Midnight express
Title
Midnight express
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production ; an Alan Parker film ; directed by Alan Parker ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttman ; screenplay by Oliver Stone
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has not choice but to try to escape
Cataloging source
ZNM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Midnight express (Motion picture : 1978)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Michael Seresin ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; executive producer, Peter Guber ; music created by Giorgio Moroder
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English and French language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Brad Davis, John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Irene Miracle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944 Feb. 14-
  • 1938-
  • 1941-
  • 1950-1992
  • 1940-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Alan
  • Marshall, Alan
  • Puttnam, David
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Davis, Brad
  • Hurt, John
  • Quaid, Randy
  • Miracle, Irene
  • Hayes, Billy
  • Hoffer, William
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Casablanca Filmworks
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hayes, Billy
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Smuggling
  • Hashish
  • Adventure films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production ; an Alan Parker film ; directed by Alan Parker ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttman ; screenplay by Oliver Stone, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A; full screen version on side B
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the nonfiction book Midnight express by William Hayes with William Hoffer
  • Special features include: documentary featurette entitled I'm healthy, I'm alive and I'm free ; interactive menus ; scene selections ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm41044031
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780767817486
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1041 00549
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Midnight express, Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production ; an Alan Parker film ; directed by Alan Parker ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttman ; screenplay by Oliver Stone, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A; full screen version on side B
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the nonfiction book Midnight express by William Hayes with William Hoffer
  • Special features include: documentary featurette entitled I'm healthy, I'm alive and I'm free ; interactive menus ; scene selections ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm41044031
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780767817486
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1041 00549
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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