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The Resource The getaway [videorecording], a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah

The getaway [videorecording], a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah

Label
The getaway [videorecording]
Title
The getaway [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician, and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
Cataloging source
PX0
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lucien Ballard ; film editor, Robert Wolfe ; music, Quincy Jones
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English or dubbed French; with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3539.H6733
LC item number
G4 2005
PerformerNote
Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Ben Johnson, Sally Struthers, Al Lettieri, Slim Pickens, Richard Bright, Jack Dodson, Dub Taylor, Bo Hopkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1984
  • 1942-
  • 1929-
  • 1930-1980
  • 1918-1996
  • 1928-1975
  • 1906-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peckinpah, Sam
  • Hill, Walter
  • Foster, David
  • Brower, Mitchell
  • McQueen, Steve
  • MacGraw, Ali
  • Johnson, Ben
  • Struthers, Sally
  • Lettieri, Al
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Thompson, Jim
  • National General Pictures
  • Solar Productions
  • First Artists (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
123
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bank robberies
  • Criminals
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Escapes
  • Adultery
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Adultery
  • Bank robberies
  • Criminals
  • Escapes
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Texas
Technique
live action
Label
The getaway [videorecording], a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1972
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Special features: theatrical trailer ; commentaries by producer Nick Redman and authors Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons, and David Weddle ; 1972 "virtual" commentary by Peckinpah, McQueen, McGraw
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781419806810
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569693876
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
69387
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60767941
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The getaway [videorecording], a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1972
  • Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
  • Special features: theatrical trailer ; commentaries by producer Nick Redman and authors Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons, and David Weddle ; 1972 "virtual" commentary by Peckinpah, McQueen, McGraw
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781419806810
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569693876
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
69387
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60767941
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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