The Resource Snowpiercer, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho

Snowpiercer, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho

Label
Snowpiercer
Title
Snowpiercer
Statement of responsibility
the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful live
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Snowpiercer (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Music by Marco Beltrami ; cinematographer, Hong Kyung Pyo ; edited by Changju Kim and Steve M. Choe ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; violence, language, and drug content
Language note
English and some Korean dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles; optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
  • PN1997.2
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • .S66 2014
  • .S65 2014
NLM call number
WC62262
NLM item number
Anchor Bay Entertainment
PerformerNote
Chris Evans, Song Kang Ho, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer, Ewen Bremner, Ko Asung, John Hurt, Ed Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1963-
  • 1981-
  • 1967-
  • 1986-
  • 1992-
  • 1940-2017
  • 1950-
  • 1932-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pong, Chun-ho
  • Masterson, Kelly
  • Jeong, Tae-sung
  • Nam, Steven
  • Pak, Ch'an-uk
  • Lee, Tae Hun
  • Evans, Chris
  • Song, Kang-ho
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Bell, Jamie
  • Spencer, Octavia
  • Bremner, Ewen
  • Ko, A-sŏng
  • Hurt, John
  • Harris, Ed
  • Beltrami, Marco
  • Lob, Jacques
  • RADiUS TWC (Firm)
  • Weinstein Company
  • Moho Film (Firm)
  • Union Investment Partners (Firm)
  • Opus Pictures
  • CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm)
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lob, Jacques
  • Railroad trains
  • Social classes
  • Weather control
  • Environmental disasters
  • Lob, Jacques
  • Environmental disasters
  • Railroad trains
  • Social classes
  • Weather control
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Snowpiercer, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Based on the graphic novel "Le transperceneige" by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinbert; The birth of Snowpiercer; The characters; animated prologue; Concept art galleries; Chris Evans & Tilda Swinton on Snowpiercer; The train brought to life: behind the scenes of a special screening; Transperceneige: from the blank page to the black screen
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
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn890237646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622620
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC62262
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Snowpiercer, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Based on the graphic novel "Le transperceneige" by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinbert; The birth of Snowpiercer; The characters; animated prologue; Concept art galleries; Chris Evans & Tilda Swinton on Snowpiercer; The train brought to life: behind the scenes of a special screening; Transperceneige: from the blank page to the black screen
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
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn890237646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622620
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC62262
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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