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The Resource Straw dogs, from Cinerama Releasing Corp ; ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; directed by Sam Peckinpah

Straw dogs, from Cinerama Releasing Corp ; ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; directed by Sam Peckinpah

Label
Straw dogs
Title
Straw dogs
Statement of responsibility
from Cinerama Releasing Corp ; ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Title variation
Straw dogs
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Contributor
Actor
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Author
Director
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Film distributor
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Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies savagery and violence
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MOU
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videorecording
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Straw dogs (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, John Coquillon ; music by Jerry Fielding ; production designer, Ray Simm ; art director, Ken Bridgeman ; editors, Roger Spottiswoode, Paul Davies, Tony Lawson
Date time place
Filmed on location in the west of England, Trencher's Farm, Pendeen, Cornwall, and at Twickenham Film Studios, Twickenham, Middlesex, England
Dewey number
791.4352
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Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
S25 2003
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan, T.P. McKenna, Del Henney, Jim Norton, Donald Webster, Ken Hutchison
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  • 1925-1984
  • 1932-2009
  • 1922-1980
  • d.-2014
  • 1944-
  • 1937-
  • 1950-
  • 1923-2016
  • 1929-2011
  • 1935-2019
  • 1933-
  • 1948-
  • 1955-
  • 1943-
  • 1934-2017
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  • Peckinpah, Sam
  • Melnick, Daniel
  • Goodman, David Zelag
  • Coquillon, John
  • Fielding, Jerry
  • Spottiswoode, Roger
  • Davies, Paul
  • Lawson, Tony
  • Simm, Ray
  • Bridgeman, Ken
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • George, Susan
  • Vaughan, Peter
  • McKenna, T. P.
  • Henney, Del
  • Norton, Jim
  • Webster, Donald
  • Hutchison, Ken
  • Prince, Stephen
  • Clover, Joshua
  • Rodley, Chris
  • Joyce, Paul
  • Johnstone, Iain
  • Williams, Gordon M.
  • ABC Pictures Corp
  • Lucida Productions
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Cinerama Releasing Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
117
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
182
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  • Marriage
  • Rape
  • Americans
  • Married people
  • Harassment
  • Sexual harassment of women
  • England
  • Americans
  • Harassment
  • Marriage
  • Married people
  • Rape
  • Rural conditions
  • Sexual harassment of women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Straw dogs, from Cinerama Releasing Corp ; ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the novel: The siege of Trencher's farm / Gordon M. Williams
  • Accompanying booklet contains a reprinted interview with Sam Peckinpah from 1974, and an essay by poet Joshua Clover
  • Special features: Disc one: uncut version of movie, with optional audio commentary by film scholar Stephen Prince ; Disc two: Sam Peckinpah : man of iron / Lucida Productions for BBC Television ; produced by Chris Rodley; directed by Paul Joyce (1991 documentary of reflections by members of Peckinpah's family, his friends, and his collaborators; 83 min.); On location : Dustin Hoffman / directed by Iain Johnstone (26 min.); behind-the-scenes footage; video interviews with actress Susan George and producer Daniel Melnick; Peckinpah responds: select correspondence to critics and viewers; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Accompanying material
1 booklet of program notes ([17] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
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
Contents
Disc 1. The movie. -- Disc 2. The supplements
Control code
ocm54481923
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Isbn
9781559409322
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515013420
  • 00715515013420
  • 715515199315
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC1584D
  • CC27779DDVD
  • 182
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54481923
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; aspect ratio 1.78:1, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Straw dogs, from Cinerama Releasing Corp ; ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; directed by Sam Peckinpah
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the novel: The siege of Trencher's farm / Gordon M. Williams
  • Accompanying booklet contains a reprinted interview with Sam Peckinpah from 1974, and an essay by poet Joshua Clover
  • Special features: Disc one: uncut version of movie, with optional audio commentary by film scholar Stephen Prince ; Disc two: Sam Peckinpah : man of iron / Lucida Productions for BBC Television ; produced by Chris Rodley; directed by Paul Joyce (1991 documentary of reflections by members of Peckinpah's family, his friends, and his collaborators; 83 min.); On location : Dustin Hoffman / directed by Iain Johnstone (26 min.); behind-the-scenes footage; video interviews with actress Susan George and producer Daniel Melnick; Peckinpah responds: select correspondence to critics and viewers; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Accompanying material
1 booklet of program notes ([17] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
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
Contents
Disc 1. The movie. -- Disc 2. The supplements
Control code
ocm54481923
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Isbn
9781559409322
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515013420
  • 00715515013420
  • 715515199315
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC1584D
  • CC27779DDVD
  • 182
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54481923
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; aspect ratio 1.78:1, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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