The Resource Putney Swope, a produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey

Putney Swope, a produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey

Label
Putney Swope
Title
Putney Swope
Statement of responsibility
a produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Contributor
Actor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The most popular flim by Robert Downey Sr. is this offbeat classic about the antics that ensue after Putney Swope, the token black man on the board of a Madison Avenue advertising agency, is inadvertently elected chairman
Member of
Cataloging source
PAP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Putney Swope (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Gerald Cotts ; film editor, Bud Smith ; original music, Charley Cuva
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P88 2019
PerformerNote
Arnold Johnson, Stan Gottlieb, Allen Garfield, Mel Brooks, Laura Greene, Buddy Butler, Anthony Fargas, Vincent Hamill, Lawrence Wolfe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1921-2000
  • 1939-
  • 1926-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Downey, Robert
  • Johnson, Arnold
  • Gottlieb, Stan
  • Garfield, Allen
  • Brooks, Mel
  • Greene, Laura
  • Butler, Buddy
  • Fargas, Antonio
  • Cuva, Charlie
  • Vinegar Syndrome (Firm)
  • Herald Productions
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advertising agencies
  • African American businesspeople
  • Black power
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Advertising agencies
  • African American businesspeople
  • Black power
  • New York (State)
Technique
live action
Label
Putney Swope, a produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a Blu-ray combo pack
  • Original released in 1969
  • Special features: audio commentary with director Robert Downey Sr. ; video interview with Robert Downey Sr. from 2001 on Putney Swope ; video interview with Robert Downey Sr. from 2008 on Putney Swope ; Q and A from the film's screening at the 2005 Philadelphia Film Festival ; audio interview with cinematographer Gerald Cotts ; audio commentary with film critic and historian Sergio Mims ; original theatrical trailer ; massive archival article & promo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1110109434
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black & white, color
Publisher number
VS-279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1110109434
System details
Blu-ray; NTSC; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Putney Swope, a produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a Blu-ray combo pack
  • Original released in 1969
  • Special features: audio commentary with director Robert Downey Sr. ; video interview with Robert Downey Sr. from 2001 on Putney Swope ; video interview with Robert Downey Sr. from 2008 on Putney Swope ; Q and A from the film's screening at the 2005 Philadelphia Film Festival ; audio interview with cinematographer Gerald Cotts ; audio commentary with film critic and historian Sergio Mims ; original theatrical trailer ; massive archival article & promo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1110109434
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black & white, color
Publisher number
VS-279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1110109434
System details
Blu-ray; NTSC; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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