The Resource The Count of Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production ; a Kevin Reynolds film ; executive producer, Chris Brigham ; produced by Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber and Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay by Jay Wolpert ; directed by Kevin Reynolds

The Count of Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production ; a Kevin Reynolds film ; executive producer, Chris Brigham ; produced by Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber and Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay by Jay Wolpert ; directed by Kevin Reynolds

Label
The Count of Monte Cristo
Title
The Count of Monte Cristo
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production ; a Kevin Reynolds film ; executive producer, Chris Brigham ; produced by Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber and Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay by Jay Wolpert ; directed by Kevin Reynolds
Title variation
Comte de Monte Cristo
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Count of Monte Cristo (Motion picture : 2002)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
UCU3560x92M
Credits note
Costume designer, Tom Rand ; music by Edward Shearmur ; film editors, Stephen Semel, Chris Womack ; production designer, Mark Geraghty ; director of photography, Andrew Dunn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for adventure violence/swordplay and some sensuality
Language note
In English; French dubbed version included; optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed captioning in English
LC call number
  • PN1997.2
  • PQ2226
LC item number
  • .C682 2002
  • .A31 2002
NLM call number
FE AC 2002 C686
PerformerNote
Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris, James Frain, Dagmara Dominczyk, Michael Wincott, Luis Guzman, Helen McCrory, Freddie Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1968-
  • 1967-
  • 1930-2002
  • 1976-
  • 1959-
  • 1956-
  • 1927-2019
  • 1802-1870
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  • Reynolds, Kevin
  • Brigham, Chris
  • Birnbaum, Roger
  • Barber, Gary
  • Glickman, Jonathan
  • Wolpert, Jay
  • Caviezel, Jim
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Harris, Richard
  • Frain, James
  • Dominczyk, Dagmara
  • Wincott, Michael
  • Guzmán, Luis
  • McCrory, Helen
  • Jones, Freddie
  • Rand, Tom
  • Shearmur, Edward
  • Semel, Stephen
  • Womack, Chris
  • Geraghty, Mark
  • Dunn, Andrew
  • Dumas, Alexandre
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Spyglass Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
131
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  • Dumas, Alexandre
  • False imprisonment
  • Escapes
  • Treasure troves
  • Buried treasure
  • Séquestration
  • Évasions
  • Trésors
  • Dumas, Alexandre
  • Escapes
  • False imprisonment
  • Treasure troves
  • Betrayal
  • Revenge
  • False imprisonment
  • Escapes
  • Aristocracy
  • France
  • Closed caption video recordings
  • Video
  • DVD
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Count of Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production ; a Kevin Reynolds film ; executive producer, Chris Brigham ; produced by Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber and Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay by Jay Wolpert ; directed by Kevin Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alexander Dumas
  • Special features: An epic reborn: The pen (feature on Alexandre Dumas), Adapting a classic (screenwriting feature), The Napoleonic world (production design feature), The clash of steel (fight choreography feature); Deleted scenes; En garde: multi-angle dailies (swordfighting feature); Layer by layer: sound design (interactive feature); Audio commentary (by Kevin Reynolds)
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: Widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentary with director Kevin Reynolds -- "The Napoleonic World" production design featurette -- "En Guarde" multi-angle swordfighting feature -- "The pen" retrospective on author Alexandre Dumas -- "Adapting a classic" screenwriting segment -- "The clash of steel" stunt choreography piece -- Layer-by-layer interactive sound design feature -- 4 deleted scenes with commentary by filmmakers -- THX-certified with optimizer -- Language: English ; French -- Subtitles English ; Spanish
Control code
ocm50411194
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 131 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788838125
Lccn
2001500216
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165395
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 24019
  • 24019/23
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound; widescreen 1.85:1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Count of Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production ; a Kevin Reynolds film ; executive producer, Chris Brigham ; produced by Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber and Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay by Jay Wolpert ; directed by Kevin Reynolds
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alexander Dumas
  • Special features: An epic reborn: The pen (feature on Alexandre Dumas), Adapting a classic (screenwriting feature), The Napoleonic world (production design feature), The clash of steel (fight choreography feature); Deleted scenes; En garde: multi-angle dailies (swordfighting feature); Layer by layer: sound design (interactive feature); Audio commentary (by Kevin Reynolds)
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: Widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Audio commentary with director Kevin Reynolds -- "The Napoleonic World" production design featurette -- "En Guarde" multi-angle swordfighting feature -- "The pen" retrospective on author Alexandre Dumas -- "Adapting a classic" screenwriting segment -- "The clash of steel" stunt choreography piece -- Layer-by-layer interactive sound design feature -- 4 deleted scenes with commentary by filmmakers -- THX-certified with optimizer -- Language: English ; French -- Subtitles English ; Spanish
Control code
ocm50411194
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 131 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788838125
Lccn
2001500216
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165395
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 24019
  • 24019/23
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound; widescreen 1.85:1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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