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The Resource Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman

Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman

Label
Meet Joe Black
Title
Meet Joe Black
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Death appears to claim a wealthy media mogul who bargains for more time, during which Death falls in love with the man's daughter
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Thomas Newman ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Michael Tronick ; photography, Emmanuel Lubezki
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with optional dubbed French soundtrack; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Harden, Jeffrey Tambor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1932-
  • 1963-
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1944-
  • 1891-1957
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brest, Martin
  • Osborn, Ron
  • Reno, Jeff
  • Wade, Kevin
  • Goldman, Bo
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Forlani, Claire
  • Weber, Jake
  • Harden, Marcia Gay
  • Tambor, Jeffrey
  • Lehman, Gladys
  • Casella, Alberto
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • City Light Films (Firm)
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Casella, Alberto
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Lehman, Gladys
  • Death
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Death
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Casella, Alberto
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the film Death takes a holiday by Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman which is based on the play by Alberto Casella entitled La Morte in vacanza
  • Originally released as a motion picture in November 1998
  • Special features: Spotlight on location ; production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights ; theatrical trailer
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
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1) -- Spotlight on location -- Production notes -- Cast & filmmakers' bios -- Film highlights -- Theatrical trailer -- Languages: English, 5.1 surround ; French, Dolby surround -- Dual layer
Control code
ocm41167716
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783233475
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053122
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20531
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41167716
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual layer, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the film Death takes a holiday by Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman which is based on the play by Alberto Casella entitled La Morte in vacanza
  • Originally released as a motion picture in November 1998
  • Special features: Spotlight on location ; production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights ; theatrical trailer
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
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1) -- Spotlight on location -- Production notes -- Cast & filmmakers' bios -- Film highlights -- Theatrical trailer -- Languages: English, 5.1 surround ; French, Dolby surround -- Dual layer
Control code
ocm41167716
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783233475
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053122
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20531
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41167716
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual layer, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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