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The Resource Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Mike Nichols

Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Mike Nichols

Label
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Title
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Mike Nichols
Title variation
  • Edward Albee's Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • Ernest Lehman's production of Edward Albee's Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Director of photography
Distributor
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A couple is invited to the home of a professor and his sharp-tongued wife, and are treated to verbal battles by their hosts
Member of
Awards note
Winner of 5 Academy Awards including Best Actress, Elizabeth Taylor; Best Supporting Actress, Sandy Dennis.
Cataloging source
ORX
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Motion picture)
  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Motion picture)
  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Motion picture)
  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Haskell Wexler; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music composed and conducted by Alex North; production company, Warner Bros. Pictures
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles and English SDH subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W53397 2016
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal, Sandy Dennis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2005
  • 1923-2000
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-1984
  • 1937-1992
  • 1928-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Wexler, Haskell
  • O'Steen, Sam
  • North, Alex
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Burton, Richard
  • Segal, George
  • Dennis, Sandy
  • Albee, Edward
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
131
Series statement
Archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Albee, Edward
  • Albee, Edward
  • Husband and wife
  • Cocktail parties
  • Invective
  • Cocktail parties
  • Husband and wife
  • Invective
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Mike Nichols
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture and released in 1966
  • Special features: commentary by directors Mike Nichols and Steven Soderbergh; commentary by cinematographer Haskell Wexler; featurettes Too shocking for its time and A daring work of raw excellence; more
  • Based on the book by Edward Albee
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1823064
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574389697
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o950980861
  • (OCoLC)950980861
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Mike Nichols
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture and released in 1966
  • Special features: commentary by directors Mike Nichols and Steven Soderbergh; commentary by cinematographer Haskell Wexler; featurettes Too shocking for its time and A daring work of raw excellence; more
  • Based on the book by Edward Albee
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1823064
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574389697
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o950980861
  • (OCoLC)950980861
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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