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The Resource Cool hand Luke, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Gordon Carroll ; screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Stuart Rosenberg

Cool hand Luke, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Gordon Carroll ; screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Stuart Rosenberg

Label
Cool hand Luke
Title
Cool hand Luke
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Gordon Carroll ; screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Stuart Rosenberg
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"His crime: nonconformity. His sentence: the chain gang ... Cool Hand Luke [is] the loner who won't -- or can't -- bend to the arbitrary rules of his captivity."--Container
Awards note
  • National Film Registry selection, 2005.
  • Academy Awards, 1968: Winner, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (George Kennedy) -- Nominee, Best Actor (Paul Newman)
Cataloging source
RGP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Cool hand Luke (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Conrad Hall ; film editor, Sam O'Steen ; music by Lalo Schifrin
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • MPAA Rating: GP
  • CHV Rating: PG
Language note
English or dubbed French language tracks; optional French subtitles; optional English subtitles for hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C6659 2008
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, George Kennedy, J.D. Cannon, Lou Antonio, Robert Drivas, Strother Martin, Jo Van Fleet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2007
  • 1928-2005
  • 1925-2008
  • 1925-2016
  • 1922-2005
  • 1919-1980
  • 1914-1996
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  • Rosenberg, Stuart
  • Pierson, Frank R
  • Pearce, Donn
  • Carroll, Gordon
  • Newman, Paul
  • Kennedy, George
  • Cannon, J. D.
  • Martin, Strother
  • Van Fleet, Jo
  • Schifrin, Lalo
  • Pearce, Donn
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Jalem Productions
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
126
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  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Prison wardens
  • Prison discipline
  • Escapes
  • Chain gangs
  • Pearce, Donn
  • Pearce, Donn
  • Chain gangs
  • Escapes
  • Prison discipline
  • Prison wardens
  • Prisoners
  • Prisons
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cool hand Luke, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Gordon Carroll ; screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Stuart Rosenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the 1965 novel by Donn Pearce
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "letterbox" format -- New digital transfer from restored picture and audio elements -- Commentary by historian/Newman biographer Eric Lax -- New documentary "A natural-born world-shaker: Making Cool Hand Luke" -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono ; French mono -- Subtitles (main feature): English, French
Control code
ocn244838223
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9781419869242
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929023172
  • 883929035656
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000039343
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244838223
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; letterbox widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cool hand Luke, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Gordon Carroll ; screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Stuart Rosenberg
Publication
Note
  • Based on the 1965 novel by Donn Pearce
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "letterbox" format -- New digital transfer from restored picture and audio elements -- Commentary by historian/Newman biographer Eric Lax -- New documentary "A natural-born world-shaker: Making Cool Hand Luke" -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono ; French mono -- Subtitles (main feature): English, French
Control code
ocn244838223
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9781419869242
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929023172
  • 883929035656
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000039343
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244838223
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; letterbox widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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