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The Resource Dangerous Liaisons, Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording DVD)

Dangerous Liaisons, Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Dangerous Liaisons
Title
Dangerous Liaisons
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil challenges rakish Valmont to seduce a virtuous young married woman, never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1988: Best Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) (Christopher Hampton); Best Art Direction (Art Direction: Stuart Craig; Set Decoration: Gerard James); Best Costume Design (James Acheson).
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Dangerous liaisons (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Costume designer, James Acheson ; music by George Fenton ; film editor, Mick Audsley ; production designer, Stuart Craig ; director of photography, Philippe Rousselot
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English or dubbed French; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D2852 1997
PerformerNote
Glenn Close, John Malkovich, Michelle Pfeiffer, Swoosie Kurtz, Keanu Reeves, Mildred Natwick, Uma Thurman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
  • 1947-
  • 1957-
  • 1905-1994
  • 1942-
  • 1945-
  • 1946-
  • 1741-1803
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  • Frears, Stephen
  • Heyman, Norma
  • Moonjean, Hank
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Close, Glenn
  • Malkovich, John
  • Pfeiffer, Michelle
  • Kurtz, Swoosie
  • Reeves, Keanu
  • Natwick, Mildred
  • Thurman, Uma
  • Acheson, James
  • Fenton, George
  • Audsley, Mick
  • Craig, Stuart
  • Rousselot, Philippe
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Laclos, Choderlos de
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Lorimar Film Entertainment
  • NFH Limited
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
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  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Laclos, Choderlos de
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Laclos, Choderlos de
  • Nobility
  • Nobility
  • Francia
  • France
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Dangerous Liaisons, Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the play by Christopher Hampton ; adapted from the novel Les liaisons dangereuses / by Choderlos De Laclos
  • Special features: The nobility; The bourgeoisie; Invitation to court; France before the revolution; Awards
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
Battle dress (credits) -- Valmont calls -- Cruelty's nobler ring -- The lady's terms -- Country and city introductions -- A show of nobility -- Surprise declaration -- Postal arrangements -- "All I want is to deserve you" -- From the "desk" of Valmont -- Born to dominate and avenge -- "A spell in the country" -- Country house intrigues -- Nocturnal visits -- Good influence -- The tenor performs -- Education in Latin terms -- Inches from surrender -- Certain grief -- From the "desk" of Cecile -- Once upon a time -- No more regrets -- Plainly in love -- Love declared -- Cecile's miscarriage -- "No time to make mischief" -- Merciless beyond his control -- Fatal wounds of war -- The duel -- "He had good cause" -- "Enough" -- At the opera -- A manipulator's face -- End credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790732770
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391187226
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
11872
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2867515
  • (OCoLC)43938349
  • (OCoLC)ocm43938349
  • 470088
  • 2867515
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital surround stereo 5.1; full screen and widescreen presentations
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dangerous Liaisons, Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the play by Christopher Hampton ; adapted from the novel Les liaisons dangereuses / by Choderlos De Laclos
  • Special features: The nobility; The bourgeoisie; Invitation to court; France before the revolution; Awards
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
Battle dress (credits) -- Valmont calls -- Cruelty's nobler ring -- The lady's terms -- Country and city introductions -- A show of nobility -- Surprise declaration -- Postal arrangements -- "All I want is to deserve you" -- From the "desk" of Valmont -- Born to dominate and avenge -- "A spell in the country" -- Country house intrigues -- Nocturnal visits -- Good influence -- The tenor performs -- Education in Latin terms -- Inches from surrender -- Certain grief -- From the "desk" of Cecile -- Once upon a time -- No more regrets -- Plainly in love -- Love declared -- Cecile's miscarriage -- "No time to make mischief" -- Merciless beyond his control -- Fatal wounds of war -- The duel -- "He had good cause" -- "Enough" -- At the opera -- A manipulator's face -- End credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790732770
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391187226
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
11872
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2867515
  • (OCoLC)43938349
  • (OCoLC)ocm43938349
  • 470088
  • 2867515
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital surround stereo 5.1; full screen and widescreen presentations
Video recording format
DVD

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