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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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