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The Resource Goodfellas, Warner Bros. presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording DVD)

Goodfellas, Warner Bros. presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Goodfellas
Title
Goodfellas
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; directed by Martin Scorsese
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Contributor
Actor
Commentator
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Details the rise and fall of Henry Hill, a Brooklyn kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" from his neighborhood. He begins hanging around the mobsters and doing odd jobs until he gains the notice of local chieftain Paulie Cicero. In his teens, Hill distinguishes himself as a "stand-up guy" by choosing jail time over ratting on his accomplices. From that moment on, he is a part of the family. Along with his partner Tommy, he rises through the ranks to become Paulie's lieutenant. Soon he finds himself the target of both the feds and the mobsters
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 1990: Best actor in a supporting role (Pesci).
  • Added to the Library of Congress' National Film Registry in 2000.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
GoodFellas (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; production designer, Kristi Zea ; film editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; costume designer, Richard Bruno
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.G3
LC item number
G66 2004
PerformerNote
Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1935-2017
  • 1943-2012
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Winkler, Irwin
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • De Fina, Barbara
  • Pileggi, Nicholas
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Liotta, Ray
  • Pesci, Joe
  • Bracco, Lorraine
  • Sorvino, Paul
  • Ballhaus, Michael
  • Zea, Kristi
  • Schoonmaker, Thelma
  • Bruno, Richard
  • Pileggi, Nicholas
  • Hill, Henry
  • McDonald, Edward
  • Carnahan, Joe
  • Favreau, Jon
  • Fuqua, Antoine
  • Hughes, Allen
  • Hughes, Albert
  • Linklater, Richard
  • Hughes Brothers
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
145
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pileggi, Nicholas
  • Hill, Henry
  • Hill, Henry
  • Gangsters
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal psychology
  • Crimen organizado
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Goodfellas, Warner Bros. presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording DVD)
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the book "Wiseguy" by Nicholas Pileggi; Based on a true story
  • Special features: Disc 1: The cast and crew commentary (with director Martin Scorsese, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino, Frank Vincent, co-screenwriter Nicholas Pileggi, producers Irwin Winkler and Barbara De Fina, cinematographer Michael Ballhaus and editor Themal Schoonmaker); The cop and crook commentary (with Henry Hill and former FBI Agent Edward McDonald); Awards. Disc 2: Getting made (making-of); The Workaday ganster (featurette that looks at the less-glamorous side of mob life); The GoodFellas legacy (filmmakers Joe Carnahan, Jon Favreau, Antoine Fuqua, The Hughes Brothers and Richard Linklater comment on the movie's influence); Paper is cheaper than film (storyboard-to-screen comparisons); Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature -- disc 2. Extras
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Isbn
9780790758343
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391912224
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
19122
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2047967
  • (OCoLC)55944757
  • (OCoLC)ocm55944757
  • 972746
  • 2047967
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Goodfellas, Warner Bros. presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the book "Wiseguy" by Nicholas Pileggi; Based on a true story
  • Special features: Disc 1: The cast and crew commentary (with director Martin Scorsese, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino, Frank Vincent, co-screenwriter Nicholas Pileggi, producers Irwin Winkler and Barbara De Fina, cinematographer Michael Ballhaus and editor Themal Schoonmaker); The cop and crook commentary (with Henry Hill and former FBI Agent Edward McDonald); Awards. Disc 2: Getting made (making-of); The Workaday ganster (featurette that looks at the less-glamorous side of mob life); The GoodFellas legacy (filmmakers Joe Carnahan, Jon Favreau, Antoine Fuqua, The Hughes Brothers and Richard Linklater comment on the movie's influence); Paper is cheaper than film (storyboard-to-screen comparisons); Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature -- disc 2. Extras
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Isbn
9780790758343
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391912224
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
19122
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2047967
  • (OCoLC)55944757
  • (OCoLC)ocm55944757
  • 972746
  • 2047967
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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