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The Resource Absolute beginners, Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; produced by Stephen Woolley, Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; screenplay, Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking, Don Macpherson, (videorecording)

Absolute beginners, Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; produced by Stephen Woolley, Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; screenplay, Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking, Don Macpherson, (videorecording)

Label
Absolute beginners
Title
Absolute beginners
Statement of responsibility
Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; produced by Stephen Woolley, Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; screenplay, Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking, Don Macpherson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Musical drama set in London, 1958. Film portrays lower class youths emerging from post-war privations and struggling to achieve mobility in the face of withering class, racial and economic barriers
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editors, Michael Bradsell, Gerry Hamblin, Richard Bedford, Russell Lloyd ; music arranged by Gil Evans ; choreographer, David Toguri
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Eddie O'Connell, Patsy Kensit, David Bowie, James Fox, Ray Davies, Steven Berkoff, Sade Adu, Eve Ferret, Anita Morris
Runtime
108
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Absolute beginners, Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; produced by Stephen Woolley, Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; screenplay, Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking, Don Macpherson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: April 15, 2003
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Based on the novel by Colin MacInnes
  • Special features: Photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Side A: Widescreen (2.35:1) version, enhanced for 16:9 TVs -- Side B: Standard version
Control code
ocm52171993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792855187
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616884565
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1004377
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-2558
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Absolute beginners, Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; produced by Stephen Woolley, Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; screenplay, Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking, Don Macpherson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: April 15, 2003
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Based on the novel by Colin MacInnes
  • Special features: Photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Side A: Widescreen (2.35:1) version, enhanced for 16:9 TVs -- Side B: Standard version
Control code
ocm52171993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792855187
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616884565
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1004377
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-2558
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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