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The Resource Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)

Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)

Label
Philadelphia
Title
Philadelphia
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents ; a Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • korspa
  • eng
Summary
A story of two lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Actor (Hanks) and Best Original Song, 1994
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Craig McKay ; music composed and conducted by Howard Shore
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French, or Spanish; subtitles in Korean or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
P4 1997
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, Antonio Banderas, Ron Vawter, Robert Ridgely, Charles Napier, Lisa Summerour, Joanne Woodward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1930-
  • 1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Robards, Jason
  • Steenburgen, Mary
  • Banderas, Antonio
  • Vawter, Ron
  • Ridgely, Robert
  • Napier, Charles
  • Summerour, Lisa
  • Woodward, Joanne
  • Nyswaner, Ron
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Gays
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Legal drama
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9780800141806
Other control number
043396526198
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
52619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
sky230440122
System details
DVD player required; 5.1 or Dolby surround; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Philadelphia, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9780800141806
Other control number
043396526198
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
52619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
sky230440122
System details
DVD player required; 5.1 or Dolby surround; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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