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The Resource Dog day afternoon, Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (videorecording DVD)

Dog day afternoon, Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Dog day afternoon
Title
Dog day afternoon
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day. The lead robber wishes to obtain funding for a sex-change operation for his gay lover
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1976: Best Original Screenplay; Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor (Pacino), Best Supporting Actor (Sarandon), Best Director, and Best Film Editing.
Cataloging source
AVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Dog day afternoon (Motion picture)
  • Dog day afternoon (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Victor J. Kemper ; editor, Dede Allen
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; bonus material not rated
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D6342 2010
PerformerNote
Al Pacino, John Cazale, James Broderick, Charles Durning, Chris Sarandon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2011
  • 1926-2018
  • 1940-
  • 1936-1978
  • 1923-2012
  • 1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Bregman, Martin
  • Elfand, Martin
  • Pierson, Frank R.
  • Pacino, Al
  • Cazale, John
  • Broderick, James
  • Durning, Charles
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Kemper, Victor J.
  • Artists Entertainment Complex (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bank robberies
  • Hostage negotiations
  • Hostages
  • Mass media and crime
  • Gay couples
  • Sex change
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Dog day afternoon, Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • "Widescreen version presented in a 'matte' widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
  • "Dual-layer format"--Container
  • Issue number on disc: 33727; issue number on DVD packaging: 3000033344
  • Special features: commentary by director Sidney Lumet; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780780664319
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929151233
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
3000033344
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2334271
  • (OCoLC)668415670
  • (OCoLC)ocn668415670
  • 2334271
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dog day afternoon, Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • "Widescreen version presented in a 'matte' widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
  • "Dual-layer format"--Container
  • Issue number on disc: 33727; issue number on DVD packaging: 3000033344
  • Special features: commentary by director Sidney Lumet; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780780664319
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929151233
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
3000033344
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2334271
  • (OCoLC)668415670
  • (OCoLC)ocn668415670
  • 2334271
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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