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The Resource Ghost story., a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin

Ghost story., a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin

Label
Ghost story.
Title
Ghost story.
Statement of responsibility
a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Four elderly men who gather once a week to thrill each other with tales of terror find one of their scariest stories coming to life. A woman they mistakenly left for dead fifty years earlier returns to life to get revenge. Based on Peter Straub's book
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; music, Philippe Sarde
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G4678 2004
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., John Houseman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1909-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Irvin, John
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Fairbanks, Douglas
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Ghost stories
  • Revenge
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ghost story., a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
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
Control code
1200681
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781417000104
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192010125
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1200681
  • (Sirsi) 1200681
  • (OCoLC)56365688
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ghost story., a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
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
Control code
1200681
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781417000104
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192010125
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1200681
  • (Sirsi) 1200681
  • (OCoLC)56365688
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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