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The Resource A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian; directed by Steven Zaillian

A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian; directed by Steven Zaillian

Label
A civil action
Title
A civil action
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian; directed by Steven Zaillian
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle...one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
Cataloging source
JVK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Conrad L. Hall ; editor, Wayne Wahrman ; music, Danny Elfman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Close captioned. Languages, English and French
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Robert Duvall, John Lithgow, Kathleen Qunilan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1945-
  • 1954-
  • 1958-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Travolta, John
  • Lithgow, John
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Quinlan, Kathleen
  • Harr, Jonathan
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Pfeffer, Rachel
  • Redford, Robert
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anderson, Anne
  • W.R. Grace & Co.
  • Trials (Toxic torts)
  • Groundwater
  • Drinking water
  • Liability for water pollution damages
  • Schlichtmann, Jan
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian; directed by Steven Zaillian
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Jonathan Harr
  • Based on a true story
  • Letterboxed
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features include chapter search, theatrical trailer, bonus material
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
Dimensions
other
Isbn
9780788816024
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951001917
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
01-F7
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 audio, digital sound, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian; directed by Steven Zaillian
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Jonathan Harr
  • Based on a true story
  • Letterboxed
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features include chapter search, theatrical trailer, bonus material
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
Dimensions
other
Isbn
9780788816024
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951001917
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
01-F7
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 audio, digital sound, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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