The Resource The grifters, screenplay by Donald E. Westlake ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A Harris and Jim Painter ; directed by Stephen Frears

The grifters, screenplay by Donald E. Westlake ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A Harris and Jim Painter ; directed by Stephen Frears

Label
The grifters
Title
The grifters
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Donald E. Westlake ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A Harris and Jim Painter ; directed by Stephen Frears
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Lily works for a bookie, placing bets to change the odds at the track. When her son Roy is hospitalized after an unsuccessful con job that leads to a beating, she finds that even an absentee parent has feelings for her child. Lilly doesn't warm to Roy's girlfriend Myra Langtry, and soon the two women compete for Roy in a battle that quickly turns dangerous
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Elmer Bernstein ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Michael Audsley
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G75 2015
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Anjelica Huston, Annette Bening
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Westlake, Donald E.
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Harris, Robert A.
  • Painter, Jim
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Cusack, John
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Bening, Annette
  • Miramax (Firm)
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Mothers and sons
  • Mothers and sons
  • Swindlers and swindling
Technique
live action
Label
The grifters, screenplay by Donald E. Westlake ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A Harris and Jim Painter ; directed by Stephen Frears
Instantiates
Publication
Note
16x9 widescreen (1.85:1)
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
ocn906830734
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398215165
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
46916
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906830734
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, region 1, Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The grifters, screenplay by Donald E. Westlake ; produced by Martin Scorsese, Robert A Harris and Jim Painter ; directed by Stephen Frears
Publication
Note
16x9 widescreen (1.85:1)
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
ocn906830734
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398215165
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
46916
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)906830734
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, region 1, Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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