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The Resource The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir

The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir

Label
The Mosquito Coast
Title
The Mosquito Coast
Statement of responsibility
Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Saul Zaentz ; director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Language tracks in English and French with optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M75 1999
PerformerNote
Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts, Andre Gregory, Martha Plimpton, Dick O'Neil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1946-
  • 1942-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weir, Peter
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Phoenix, River
  • Roberts, Conrad
  • Gregory, André
  • Plimpton, Martha
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Saul Zaentz Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Families
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen presented in a "MATTED" format or Standard version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
610025
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393622121
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
36221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o43701444
System details
DVD; Widescreen and fullscreen version; Dolby Digital Surround Stereo; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen presented in a "MATTED" format or Standard version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
610025
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393622121
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
36221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o43701444
System details
DVD; Widescreen and fullscreen version; Dolby Digital Surround Stereo; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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