The Resource The art of self-defense, directed by Riley Stearns

The art of self-defense, directed by Riley Stearns

Label
The art of self-defense
Title
The art of self-defense
Statement of responsibility
directed by Riley Stearns
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After a roving motorcycle gang attacks him on the street, timid bookkeeper Casey joins a neighborhood karate studio to learn how to protect himself. Under the watchful eye of a charismatic instructor, Sensei, and hardcore brown belt Anna, Casey gains a newfound sense of confidence. But when he attends Sensei's mysterious night classes, he discovers a sinister world of brutality and hyper-masculinity, presenting a journey that places him squarely in the sights of his enigmatic new mentor
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for violence, sexual content, graphic nudity and language
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
PerformerNote
Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Steve Terada, Phillip Andre Botello
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1986-
  • 1983-
  • 1989-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stearns, Riley
  • Eisenberg, Jesse
  • Nivola, Alessandro
  • Poots, Imogen
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Karate
  • Karate teachers
Technique
live action
Label
The art of self-defense, directed by Riley Stearns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 10/15/2019
  • Title from web page
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Bonus materials: Message from Sensei; Interviews
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
on1112496377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329092033
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
57201269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1112496377
System details
DVD; Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; described video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The art of self-defense, directed by Riley Stearns
Publication
Note
  • 10/15/2019
  • Title from web page
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Bonus materials: Message from Sensei; Interviews
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
on1112496377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329092033
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
57201269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1112496377
System details
DVD; Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; described video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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