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The Resource Chinatown, written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Chinatown, written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Jake Gittes is a private eye in Los Angeles. Evelyn Cross Mulwray hires Jake to find out if her husband is having an affair. Jake becomes personally involved with Evelyn, and the case becomes much more complicated. It involves murder, incest, and a political ploy to control the water supply for Los Angeles
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music scored by Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese; subtitles in English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Hillerman, John
  • Towne, Robert
  • Evans, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Political corruption
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Water-supply
  • Water rights
  • Feature films
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • MPAA rating: R
  • Includes special features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format, Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361224442
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi11964513
  • (Sirsi) bwi11964513
  • (OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English, mono. in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chinatown, written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
  • MPAA rating: R
  • Includes special features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format, Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415729038
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361224442
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi11964513
  • (Sirsi) bwi11964513
  • (OCoLC)180299081
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English, mono. in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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