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The Resource Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone

Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone

Label
Born on the Fourth of July
Title
Born on the Fourth of July
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War, was wounded, and returned paralyzed from the mid-chest down. He later became a new voice for those disenchanted with the war
Member of
Awards note
Winner of two academy awards including Best Director.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Born on the Fourth of July (Motion picture)
  • Born on the Fourth of July (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.B55
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • B67 2004
  • .B676 2004
  • .B688 2004
NLM call number
DVD BOR
PerformerNote
Tom Cruise, Kyra Sedgwick, Raymond J. Barry, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1939-
  • 1955-
  • 1932-
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  • Stone, Oliver
  • Ho, A. Kitman
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Sedgwick, Kyra
  • Barry, Raymond J.
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Richardson, Robert
  • Williams, John
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Ixtlan Corporation
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
145
Series statement
The ultimate Oliver Stone collection
Series volume
v. one 1986-1991
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  • Kovic, Ron
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Disabled veterans
  • Pacifists
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Veteranos
  • Pacifistas
  • Kovic, Ron
  • Disabled veterans
  • Ethics
  • Pacifists
  • Psychological aspects
  • Social aspects
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Veterans
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Ron Kovic
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Control code
ocm56664754
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781417026111
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0, or DTS 5.1; dual-layer
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born on the Fourth of July, Universal Pictures presents an A. Kitman Ho & Ixtlan production, an Oliver Stone picture ; screenplay by Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic ; produced by A. Kitman Ho & Oliver Stone ; directed by Oliver Stone
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Ron Kovic
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: feature commentary with writer/director Oliver Stone; NBC news archives : back story-Born on the Fourth of July
Control code
ocm56664754
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781417026111
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0, or DTS 5.1; dual-layer
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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