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The Resource Assault on Precinct 13, the CKK Corporation ; produced by J.S. Kaplan ; written and directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

Assault on Precinct 13, the CKK Corporation ; produced by J.S. Kaplan ; written and directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

Label
Assault on Precinct 13
Title
Assault on Precinct 13
Statement of responsibility
the CKK Corporation ; produced by J.S. Kaplan ; written and directed by John Carpenter
Title variation
John Carpenter's Assault on Precinct 13
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A police station under siege from a vicious street gang becomes a cataclysmic battleground where only the strongest survive. Inspired by Howard Hawks' immortal Western Rio Bravo, this explosive gem has been newly restored with high-powered extras
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, John Carpenter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A87 2008
PerformerNote
Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Martin West, Tony Burton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaplan, J. Stein
  • Carpenter, John
  • Stoker, Austin
  • Joston, Darwin
  • Zimmer, Laurie
  • West, Martin Elgar
  • Burton, Tony
  • CKK (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police stations
  • Gangs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Assault on Precinct 13, the CKK Corporation ; produced by J.S. Kaplan ; written and directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • "Assault on precinct 13 is presented in ITS 2.35:1 theatrical aspect ratio. Enhanced for 16.9 TVs"--Container
  • Special features: Scene selection; new anamorphic high-definition digital film transfer in the original 2.35:1 Panavision aspect ratio; new 5.1 surround audio mix; audio commentary by director John Carpenter; theatrical trailer; radio spots; interview with John Carpenter and actor Austin Stoker; John Carpenter's isolated score
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381514124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID5141CKDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky231042144
  • (OCoLC)311107332
  • 843486
System details
DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Assault on Precinct 13, the CKK Corporation ; produced by J.S. Kaplan ; written and directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • "Assault on precinct 13 is presented in ITS 2.35:1 theatrical aspect ratio. Enhanced for 16.9 TVs"--Container
  • Special features: Scene selection; new anamorphic high-definition digital film transfer in the original 2.35:1 Panavision aspect ratio; new 5.1 surround audio mix; audio commentary by director John Carpenter; theatrical trailer; radio spots; interview with John Carpenter and actor Austin Stoker; John Carpenter's isolated score
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381514124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID5141CKDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky231042144
  • (OCoLC)311107332
  • 843486
System details
DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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