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The Resource The Accidental Tourist, Warner Bros. presents a Lawrence Kasdan film ; screenplay by Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan ; produced by Lawrence Kasdan, Charles Okun and Michael Grillo ; directed by Lawrence Kasdan

The Accidental Tourist, Warner Bros. presents a Lawrence Kasdan film ; screenplay by Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan ; produced by Lawrence Kasdan, Charles Okun and Michael Grillo ; directed by Lawrence Kasdan

Label
The Accidental Tourist
Title
The Accidental Tourist
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Lawrence Kasdan film ; screenplay by Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan ; produced by Lawrence Kasdan, Charles Okun and Michael Grillo ; directed by Lawrence Kasdan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1989: Oscar - Best supporting actress (Geena Davis)
  • New York Film Critics Circle, USA, 1988: Best picture of the year.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Accidental tourist (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Bailey ; editor, Carol Littleton ; music, John Williams ; production designer, Bo Welch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A335 2004
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Geena Davis, Kathleen Turner, Ed Begley, Jr., Bill Pullman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1954-
  • 1942 August 10-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kasdan, Lawrence
  • Okun, Charles
  • Grillo, Michael
  • Galati, Frank
  • Hurt, William
  • Davis, Geena
  • Turner, Kathleen
  • Begley, Ed
  • Pullman, Bill
  • Bailey, John
  • Littleton, Carol
  • Williams, John
  • Welch, Bo
  • Tyler, Anne
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tyler, Anne
  • Men
  • Children
  • Travel writing
  • Hombres
  • Niños
  • Tyler, Anne
  • Children
  • Men
  • Travel writing
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Accidental Tourist, Warner Bros. presents a Lawrence Kasdan film ; screenplay by Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan ; produced by Lawrence Kasdan, Charles Okun and Michael Grillo ; directed by Lawrence Kasdan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the book by Anne Tyler
  • Special features: introduction by Lawrence Kasdan; commentary by Geena Davis; featurette 'It's like life'; 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: Introduction by Lawrence Kasdan -- Scene-specific commentary by Geena Davis -- Featurette "It's like life: -- Lifted scenes -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround stereo ; French Dolby surround stereo -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm54012480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Lccn
2003023590
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574105570
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28878
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 (North America); widescreen version; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Accidental Tourist, Warner Bros. presents a Lawrence Kasdan film ; screenplay by Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan ; produced by Lawrence Kasdan, Charles Okun and Michael Grillo ; directed by Lawrence Kasdan
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the book by Anne Tyler
  • Special features: introduction by Lawrence Kasdan; commentary by Geena Davis; featurette 'It's like life'; 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: Introduction by Lawrence Kasdan -- Scene-specific commentary by Geena Davis -- Featurette "It's like life: -- Lifted scenes -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround stereo ; French Dolby surround stereo -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm54012480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Lccn
2003023590
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574105570
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28878
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 (North America); widescreen version; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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