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The Resource Newsies, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Kenny Ortega ; produced by Michael Finnell ; written by Bob Tzudicker & Noni White, (videorecording DVD)

Newsies, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Kenny Ortega ; produced by Michael Finnell ; written by Bob Tzudicker & Noni White, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Kenny Ortega ; produced by Michael Finnell ; written by Bob Tzudicker & Noni White
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Laszlo ; editor, William Reynolds ; music, Alan Menken, J.A.C. Redford ; lyrics, Jack Feldman ; choreographers, Kenny Ortega, Peggy Holmes
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; some material may not be suitable for children
Language note
  • English or Spanish dialogue with Spanish and French subtitles available
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, David Moscow, Bill Pullman, Gabriel Damon, Ann-Margaret, Robert Duvall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Pullman, Bill
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
  • Walt Disney Pictures
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paperboys
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Newspaper vendors
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Kenny Ortega ; produced by Michael Finnell ; written by Bob Tzudicker & Noni White, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary ; Newsies, Newsies see all about it ; Newsies the inside story ; The strike ; The true story ; Theatrical trailer #1 ; Theatrical trailer #2 ; Story board-to-scene comparison sequence ; Newsies sing-along ; Talkin' newsies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48614128
  • (OCoLC)48614128
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Newsies, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Kenny Ortega ; produced by Michael Finnell ; written by Bob Tzudicker & Noni White, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary ; Newsies, Newsies see all about it ; Newsies the inside story ; The strike ; The true story ; Theatrical trailer #1 ; Theatrical trailer #2 ; Story board-to-scene comparison sequence ; Newsies sing-along ; Talkin' newsies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48614128
  • (OCoLC)48614128
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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