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The Resource Five easy pieces, Columbia ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production, (videorecording DVD)

Five easy pieces, Columbia ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Five easy pieces
Title
Five easy pieces
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production
Title variation
5 easy pieces
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Character study of a talented pianist who has given up a promising career and now works on oil rigs. After 20 years he returns home to his father's deathbed perhaps to reconcile himself with his fear of failure and desire for greatness
Cataloging source
TLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Laszlo Kovacs ; editors, Christopher Holmes, Gerald Shepard
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English with subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F476 1998
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Susan Anspach, Lois Smith, Billy "Green" Bush, William Challee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-2013
  • 1942-2018
  • 1930-
  • 1904-1989
  • 1933-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rafelson, Bob
  • Wechsler, Richard
  • Joyce, Adrien
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Black, Karen
  • Anspach, Susan
  • Smith, Lois
  • Bush, Billy
  • Challee, William
  • Kovacs, Laszlo
  • Holmes, Christopher
  • Shepard, Gerald
  • BBS Productions
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Father and child
  • Reconciliation
  • Pianists
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Five easy pieces, Columbia ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Features include: bonus trailer; production notes; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780767828055
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396096592
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
09659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2572980
  • (OCoLC)ocm43452652
  • (OCoLC)43452652
  • 2572980
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video; side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Five easy pieces, Columbia ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Features include: bonus trailer; production notes; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780767828055
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396096592
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
09659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2572980
  • (OCoLC)ocm43452652
  • (OCoLC)43452652
  • 2572980
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video; side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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