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The Resource Dead man walking, producers, Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins and Rudd Simmons ; written and directed by Tim Robbins ; production, Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents a Working Title / Havoc, (videorecording DVD)

Dead man walking, producers, Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins and Rudd Simmons ; written and directed by Tim Robbins ; production, Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents a Working Title / Havoc, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Dead man walking
Title
Dead man walking
Statement of responsibility
producers, Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins and Rudd Simmons ; written and directed by Tim Robbins ; production, Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents a Working Title / Havoc
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Matthew Poncelet is the convicted killer of two teenage lovers, preparing to end his life on death row. In response to a letter, Sister Helen Prejean visits Matthew and finds herself face-to-face with a killer who still pleads his innocence. When the date is set for his execution death by lethal injection, Poncelet asks Sister Helen to be his spiritual advisor and she agrees, little knowing the outrage that will follow her decision
Awards note
Academy Award, Best Actress, Susan Sarandon, 1995.
Cataloging source
OTZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Lisa Zeno Churgin ; music by David Robbins
Language note
  • English or French soundtracks ; subtitles in Spanish; closed-captioned
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky, Raymond J. Barry, R. Lee Ermey, Scott Wilson, Lois Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1946-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Penn, Sean
  • Provsky, Robert
  • Prejean, Helen
  • PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capital punishment
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Technique
live action
Label
Dead man walking, producers, Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins and Rudd Simmons ; written and directed by Tim Robbins ; production, Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents a Working Title / Havoc, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the book "Dead man walking" by Sister Helen Prejean
  • Special feature: feature length audio commentary by Tim Robbins
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Side A.
  • Widescreen
  • Side B.
  • Standard
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.)
Isbn
9780792842682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616784926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
4008357
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn156910196
  • 351014
  • (OCoLC)156910196
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; region 1 ; Dolby digital ; double-sided, single layer ; letterbox full screen (DVD screen format) and widescreen presentations
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dead man walking, producers, Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins and Rudd Simmons ; written and directed by Tim Robbins ; production, Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents a Working Title / Havoc, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the book "Dead man walking" by Sister Helen Prejean
  • Special feature: feature length audio commentary by Tim Robbins
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Side A.
  • Widescreen
  • Side B.
  • Standard
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.)
Isbn
9780792842682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616784926
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
4008357
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn156910196
  • 351014
  • (OCoLC)156910196
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; region 1 ; Dolby digital ; double-sided, single layer ; letterbox full screen (DVD screen format) and widescreen presentations
Video recording format
DVD

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