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The Resource Troy, Plan B Productions, Inc. ; Radiant Productions; Warner Bros. ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen

Troy, Plan B Productions, Inc. ; Radiant Productions; Warner Bros. ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen

Label
Troy
Title
Troy
Statement of responsibility
Plan B Productions, Inc. ; Radiant Productions; Warner Bros. ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city
Awards note
Teen Choice Awards, 2004: Teen Choice Award - Choice Movie Actor - Drama/Action Adventure (Brad Pitt).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Nathaniel Mechaly ; costume designer, Bob Ringwood ; production designer, Nigel Philps ; visual effects supervisor, Nick Davis ; special effects supervisor, Joss Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for graphic violence and some sexuality/nudity
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Julian Glover, Brian Cox, Nathan Jones, Adoni Maropis, Jacob Smith, Brad Pitt, John Shrapnel, Brendan Gleeson, Diane Kruger, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean, Julie Christie, Peter O'Toole
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
  • 1969-
  • 1990-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Petersen, Wolfgang
  • Glover, Julian
  • Cox, Brian
  • Jones, Nathan
  • Maropis, Adoni
  • Smith, Jacob
  • Pratt, Roger
  • Mechaly, Nathaniel
  • Homer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
163
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (Legendary character)
  • Helen of Troy (Greek mythology)
  • Achilles (Greek mythology)
  • Trojan War
  • París (Personaje legendario)
  • Helen of Troy (Mitología griega)
  • Videodiscs
  • Troy (Extinct city)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Troy, Plan B Productions, Inc. ; Radiant Productions; Warner Bros. ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on the poem "Iliad" by Homer
  • Special features: Easter eggs; "In the thick of battle" featurette; "From ruins to reality" featurette; "Troy: an effects odyssey" featurette; photo gallery; theatrical trailer
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
939736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 163 min.)
Isbn
9780790782997
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392841127
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 939736
  • (OCoLC)56402016
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Troy, Plan B Productions, Inc. ; Radiant Productions; Warner Bros. ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on the poem "Iliad" by Homer
  • Special features: Easter eggs; "In the thick of battle" featurette; "From ruins to reality" featurette; "Troy: an effects odyssey" featurette; photo gallery; theatrical trailer
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
939736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 163 min.)
Isbn
9780790782997
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392841127
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 939736
  • (OCoLC)56402016
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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