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The Resource In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan

In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan

Label
In the name of the father
Title
In the name of the father
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
In the name of the father (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; production designer, Caroline Amies ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, Trevor Jones ; original songs by Bono, Gavin Friday, Maurice Seezer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English or French language soundtrack (Dolby surround) with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
NLM call number
In
PerformerNote
Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Emma Thompson, John Lynch, Corin Redgrave, Tom Wilkinson, Malcom Tierney, Daniel Massey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1949 March 23-
  • 1961-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheridan, Jim
  • George, Terry
  • Jones, Trevor
  • Day-Lewis, Daniel
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Lynch, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Bono
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
133
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • Conlon, Gerry
  • False imprisonment
  • Judicial error
  • Fathers and sons
  • Prisons
  • Terrorism
  • Bombings
  • Bombing investigation
  • Prisonniers
  • Bombing investigation
  • Bombings
  • False imprisonment
  • Fathers and sons
  • Judicial error
  • Prisons
  • Terrorism
  • England
  • England
  • Ireland
  • Father-son relationship
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40122566
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780783227900
Lccn
2003021212
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20248
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40122566
System details
DVD; Dolby surround; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Region 1 NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the name of the father, Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan
Publication
Note
  • Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40122566
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780783227900
Lccn
2003021212
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20248
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40122566
System details
DVD; Dolby surround; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Region 1 NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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