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The Resource Ordinary people, Wildwood Enterprises ; produced by Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Robert Redford ; screenplay by Alvin Sargent, (videorecording)

Ordinary people, Wildwood Enterprises ; produced by Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Robert Redford ; screenplay by Alvin Sargent, (videorecording)

Label
Ordinary people
Title
Ordinary people
Statement of responsibility
Wildwood Enterprises ; produced by Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Robert Redford ; screenplay by Alvin Sargent
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The "ordinary" existence of an upper middle class family is shattered with the death of the older son and the struggle of the younger son against guilt and suicide
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Picture; Best Director, Robert Redford; Best Supporting Actor, Timothy Hutton; and Best Screenplay Adaptation
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Bailey; production design, Phillip Bennett, J. Michael Riva; editor, Jeff Kanew; music, Marvin Hamlisch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • With French and English tracks
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997.O745
  • PN1997.O745
LC item number
  • O745 2001b
  • O745 2001
PerformerNote
Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch, Timothy Hutton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1936-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Redford, Robert
  • Sargent, Alvin
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Moore, Mary Tyler
  • Hirsch, Judd
  • Hutton, Timothy
  • Guest, Judith
  • Hamlisch, Marvin
  • Wildwood Enterprises
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guest, Judith
  • Teenage boys
  • Brothers
  • Death
  • Parent and teenager
  • Problem families
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ordinary people, Wildwood Enterprises ; produced by Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Robert Redford ; screenplay by Alvin Sargent, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Judith Guest
  • Features: interactive menus, scene selections, and theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780792171614
Lccn
be2003000237
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360896428
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
08964
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) be2003000237
  • (pmsc)004012321
  • (OCoLC)47780088
System details
DVD Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ordinary people, Wildwood Enterprises ; produced by Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Robert Redford ; screenplay by Alvin Sargent, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Judith Guest
  • Features: interactive menus, scene selections, and theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780792171614
Lccn
be2003000237
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360896428
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
08964
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) be2003000237
  • (pmsc)004012321
  • (OCoLC)47780088
System details
DVD Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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