The Resource The conversation, Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, (videorecording)

The conversation, Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, (videorecording)

Label
The conversation
Title
The conversation
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Title variation
Francis Ford Coppola's The conversation
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia
Awards note
  • Named to the National Film Registry in 1995 by the Library of Congress.
  • Nominee, Best Picture (Francis Ford Coppola), Best Sound (Walter Murch, Art Rochester), Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Francis Ford Coppola), 1975 Academy Awards (U.S.A.).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Editor, Walter Murch ; music, David Shire ; director of photography, Bill Butler
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG
Language note
English or French; subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Gene Hackman, John Cazale, Frederic Forrest, Cindy Williams, Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Mac Rae, Teri Garr, Harrison Ford, Allen Garfield
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  • 1939-
  • 1936-1978
  • 1947 August 22-
  • 1942-
  • 1939-
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  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Roos, Fred
  • Hackman, Gene.
  • Cazale, John
  • Williams, Cindy
  • Forrest, Frederic.
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Garfield, Allen
  • Shire, David.
  • Directors Company
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
113
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  • Electronic surveillance
  • Murder
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Murder
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The conversation, Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
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: Optional audio feature commentaries by Francis Ford Coppola and Walter Murch -- "Close-up on The conversation" featurette -- original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn656904192
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398125020
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28613
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)656904192
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen, 5.1 Dolby Digital audio (English), monaural Dolby Digital audio (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The conversation, Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974
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: Optional audio feature commentaries by Francis Ford Coppola and Walter Murch -- "Close-up on The conversation" featurette -- original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn656904192
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398125020
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28613
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)656904192
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen, 5.1 Dolby Digital audio (English), monaural Dolby Digital audio (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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