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The Resource The hospital, United Artists ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; [screenplay] by Paddy Chayefsky ; directed by Arthur Hiller, (videorecording DVD)

The hospital, United Artists ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; [screenplay] by Paddy Chayefsky ; directed by Arthur Hiller, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The hospital
Title
The hospital
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; [screenplay] by Paddy Chayefsky ; directed by Arthur Hiller
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Satirical look at a large metropolitan hospital where the patients die of neglect, the interns chase the nurses, the head of the hospital contemplates suicide and there's someone killing off the staff
Awards note
  • Named to the National Film Registry in 1995 by the Library of Congress.
  • Winner, Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published of Produced (Paddy Chayefsky) ; Nominee, Best Actor in a Leading Role (George C. Scott), 1972 Academy Awards (U.S.).
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Victor J. Kemper ; film editor, Eric Albertson ; music, Morris Surdin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Soundtracks: English, Spanish, subtitles: English, French, Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H67 2003
NLM call number
WX 100
NLM item number
DVD no.1 2003
PerformerNote
George C. Scott, Diana Rigg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-1981
  • 1927-
  • 1914-1979
  • 1927-1999
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  • Chayefsky, Paddy
  • Hiller, Arthur
  • Gottfried, Howard
  • Kemper, Victor J.
  • Albertson, Eric
  • Surdin, Morris
  • Rigg, Diana
  • Scott, George C.
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
103
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  • Physicians
  • Hospitals, Teaching
  • Physicians
  • Hospitales
  • Médicos
  • Medical drama
  • Physicians
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The hospital, United Artists ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; [screenplay] by Paddy Chayefsky ; directed by Arthur Hiller, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792858249
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616895523
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1005221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3126143
  • (OCoLC)53154258
  • (OCoLC)ocm53154258
  • 3126143
System details
DVD, Region 1, Widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hospital, United Artists ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; [screenplay] by Paddy Chayefsky ; directed by Arthur Hiller, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792858249
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616895523
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1005221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3126143
  • (OCoLC)53154258
  • (OCoLC)ocm53154258
  • 3126143
System details
DVD, Region 1, Widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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