The Resource Putney Swope, produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey

Putney Swope, produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey

Label
Putney Swope
Title
Putney Swope
Statement of responsibility
produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Title variation
Putney Swope, the truth & soul movie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comical satire which charts the rise and fall of a Madison Avenue ad agency previously controlled by Whites and is taken over by Blacks who are dedicated to the downfall of the White Establishment. The picture is mostly a parade of vignettes, dealing with people and campaigns of the advertising world
Cataloging source
OEK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gerald Cotts ; film editor, Bud Smith ; original music, Charley Cuva
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
P88 2006
PerformerNote
Arnold Johnson, Laura Greene, Buddy Butler, Anthony Fargas, Vincent Hamill, Lawrence Wolfe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2021
  • -2000
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Downey, Robert
  • Johnson, Arnold
  • Greene, Laura
  • Butler, Buddy
  • Fargas, Antonio
  • Hamill, Vincent
  • Wolfe, Lawrence
  • Cuva, Charley
  • Herald Productions
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Advertising agencies
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Putney Swope, produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1969 as a motion picture
  • Includes liner notes (4 p.) written by Charles Coleman
  • Bonus features: Interview with Robert Downey, Sr. ; commentary by Robert Downey, Sr
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70823850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381315929
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
HVE3159DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, theatrical (1.78:1) presentation, enchanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Putney Swope, produced by Herald Productions, Inc. ; written and directed by Robert Downey
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1969 as a motion picture
  • Includes liner notes (4 p.) written by Charles Coleman
  • Bonus features: Interview with Robert Downey, Sr. ; commentary by Robert Downey, Sr
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70823850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381315929
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
HVE3159DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, theatrical (1.78:1) presentation, enchanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD

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