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The Resource Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)

Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Laszlo ; editor, William Reynolds ; music, Alan Menken, J.A.C. Redford
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, David Moscow, Luke Edwards, Max Casella, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1980-
  • 1941-
  • 1926-
  • 1910-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Finnell, Michael
  • Tzudiker, Bob
  • White, Noni
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Edwards, Luke
  • Casella, Max
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
  • Laszlo, Andrew
  • Reynolds, William
  • Menken, Alan
  • Redford, J. A. C
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newspaper vendors
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Jan. 15, 2002
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm48614128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1541 23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Jan. 15, 2002
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm48614128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1541 23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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