The Resource Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (videorecording)

Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (videorecording)

Label
Snowpiercer
Title
Snowpiercer
Statement of responsibility
Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho
Contributor
Actor
Actor
Screenwriter
Film director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful ride
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Marco Baltrami
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence, language and drug content
Language note
English or Korean dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S66 2014
PerformerNote
Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, John Hurt, Ed Harris, Alison Pill, Octavia Spencer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1981-
  • 1986-
  • 1940-
  • 1950-
  • 1985-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pong, Chun-ho
  • Evans, Chris
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Bell, Jamie
  • Jeong, Tae Sung
  • Nam, Steven
  • Chan-Wook, Park
  • Hun, Lee Tae
  • Masterson, Kelly
  • Hurt, John
  • Harris, Ed
  • Pill, Alison
  • Spencer, Octavia
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
  • RADiUS TWC (Firm)
  • CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm)
  • Union Investment Partners
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroad trains
  • Social classes
  • Disasters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film ; Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinberg -- disc. 2. Special features: The birth of Snowpiercer ; The characters ; Animated prologue ; Concept art gallery ; Chris Evans & Tilda Swinton on "Snowpiercer" ; The train brought to life : behind the scenes of a special screening ; Transperceneige : from the blank page to the black screen
Control code
ocn890237779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622637
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BD62263
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)890237779
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen, Region A. Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film ; Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinberg -- disc. 2. Special features: The birth of Snowpiercer ; The characters ; Animated prologue ; Concept art gallery ; Chris Evans & Tilda Swinton on "Snowpiercer" ; The train brought to life : behind the scenes of a special screening ; Transperceneige : from the blank page to the black screen
Control code
ocn890237779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622637
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BD62263
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)890237779
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen, Region A. Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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