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The Resource The U.S. vs John Lennon, VH1 rockDocs ; Authorized Pictures ; Lionsgate and VH1 present a film by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; written and directed by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; produced by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld, (DVD videorecording)

The U.S. vs John Lennon, VH1 rockDocs ; Authorized Pictures ; Lionsgate and VH1 present a film by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; written and directed by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; produced by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The U.S. vs John Lennon
Title
The U.S. vs John Lennon
Statement of responsibility
VH1 rockDocs ; Authorized Pictures ; Lionsgate and VH1 present a film by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; written and directed by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; produced by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld
Title variation
  • United States vs. John Lennon
  • United States versus John Lennon
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of John Lennon's evolution from beloved Beatle to an outspoken artist and activist to iconic inspiration for peace, and how, in the midst of one of the most tumultuous times in American history, Lennon stood his ground, refused to be silenced and courageously won his battle with the U.S. Government
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Peter S. Lynch II ; director of photography, James Mathers ; music, John Lennon, Yoko Ono
Dewey number
  • 782.42166092
  • 782.42166/092
  • B
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, violent images and drug references
Language note
English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Appearances by John Lennon, Carl Bernstein, Walter Cronkite, Mario Cuomo, John Dean, Ron Kovic, Yoko Ono Lennon, G. Gordon Liddy, George McGovern, Bobby Seale, Gore Vidal ... [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leaf, David
  • Scheinfeld, John
  • Ono, Yōko
  • VH1 (Firm)
  • Authorized Pictures
  • Lionsgate (Firm)
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lennon, John
  • Lennon, John
  • Rock musicians
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Tribunales
  • Paz
  • Medios de comunicación masiva
  • Lennon, John
  • Rock musicians
  • Judgments
  • Pacifists
  • Mass media and peace
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The U.S. vs John Lennon, VH1 rockDocs ; Authorized Pictures ; Lionsgate and VH1 present a film by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; written and directed by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; produced by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen presentation
  • Special features: "Becoming John Lennon" documentary footage; "Dissent vs. disloyalty" documentary footage; "The 'Two virgins' album cover" documentary footage; Yoko Ono Lennon's "Letter to the parole board" documentary footage ; "Power to the people" documentary footage; "Then and now" featurette; Walter Cronkite meets The Beatles; "Sometime in New York" documentary footage; "Imagine" documentary footage; One to One benefit concert; theatrical trailer, DVD-ROM link
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Setting the stage -- Growing up -- Unpopular war -- Total communication -- Honeymooners -- Bed peace -- Give peace a chance -- Impacting the White House -- War is over, if you want it -- A dreamer -- John and Yoko in NYC -- Tools against the government -- Song for John Sinclair -- Monitoring the opposition -- Aggressive steps -- Harassing the Lennons -- Nutopia -- Challenging case -- Facing forward -- Improper interference -- Great news -- Beautiful boy -- Sudden tragedy -- Worldwide message
Control code
ocm76971527
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398209119
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76971527
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The U.S. vs John Lennon, VH1 rockDocs ; Authorized Pictures ; Lionsgate and VH1 present a film by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; written and directed by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld ; produced by David Leaf & John Scheinfeld, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen presentation
  • Special features: "Becoming John Lennon" documentary footage; "Dissent vs. disloyalty" documentary footage; "The 'Two virgins' album cover" documentary footage; Yoko Ono Lennon's "Letter to the parole board" documentary footage ; "Power to the people" documentary footage; "Then and now" featurette; Walter Cronkite meets The Beatles; "Sometime in New York" documentary footage; "Imagine" documentary footage; One to One benefit concert; theatrical trailer, DVD-ROM link
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Setting the stage -- Growing up -- Unpopular war -- Total communication -- Honeymooners -- Bed peace -- Give peace a chance -- Impacting the White House -- War is over, if you want it -- A dreamer -- John and Yoko in NYC -- Tools against the government -- Song for John Sinclair -- Monitoring the opposition -- Aggressive steps -- Harassing the Lennons -- Nutopia -- Challenging case -- Facing forward -- Improper interference -- Great news -- Beautiful boy -- Sudden tragedy -- Worldwide message
Control code
ocm76971527
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398209119
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76971527
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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