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The Resource The untouchables, Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording DVD)

The untouchables, Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The untouchables
Title
The untouchables
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A larger-than-life depiction of Al Capone, the warlord who ruled Prohibition-era Chicago ... and Eliot Ness, the law enforcer who vowed to bring him down. In this classic confrontation between good and evil, Ness learns, with the help of a cop named Malone, how to beat the mob by shooting fast and shooting first
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1987: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Sean Connery).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; art director, William A. Elliott ; editors, Jerry Greenberg and Bill Pankow ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Marilyn Vance-Straker ; wardrobe, Giorgio Armani
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R ; special features not rated
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue; optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kevin Costner, Charles Martin Smith, Andy Garcia, Robert De Niro, Sean Connery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Palma, Brian
  • Costner, Kevin
  • Connery, Sean
  • Smith, Charles Martin
  • Garcia, Andy
  • Ness, Eliot
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ness, Eliot
  • Capone, Al
  • Gangsters
  • Prohibition
  • Criminal investigation
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The untouchables, Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by Eliot Ness
  • Special features: The script, the cast; Production stories; Reinventing the genre; The classic; Original featurette: "The men"; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792199090
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360504248
  • 883929345441 :
  • 883929304516
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05042
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm55859331
  • 346283
  • (OCoLC)55859331
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround EX
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The untouchables, Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by Eliot Ness
  • Special features: The script, the cast; Production stories; Reinventing the genre; The classic; Original featurette: "The men"; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792199090
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360504248
  • 883929345441 :
  • 883929304516
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05042
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm55859331
  • 346283
  • (OCoLC)55859331
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround EX
Video recording format
DVD

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