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The Resource A prayer for the dying, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges ; screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; producer, Peter Snell

A prayer for the dying, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges ; screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; producer, Peter Snell

Label
A prayer for the dying
Title
A prayer for the dying
Statement of responsibility
the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges ; screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; producer, Peter Snell
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
As a school bus merrily speeds past an army caravan, it suddenly explodes. Stunned and horrified Martin Fallon (Mickey Rourke) flees. He had planted the bomb for soldiers, not to kill innocent children. Now, Fallon seeks to escape his violent life against all odds
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Bill Conti
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Languages: English, Spanish; subtitles: English, French, and Spanish. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Mickey Rourke, Bob Hoskins, Alan Bates
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2003
  • 1928-
  • 1941-
  • 1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rourke, Mickey
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Bates, Alan
  • Hodges, Mike
  • Conti, Bill
  • Ward, Edmund
  • Lynch, Martin
  • Snell, Peter
  • Higgins, Jack
  • Samuel Goldwyn Co
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Political violence
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A prayer for the dying, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges ; screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; producer, Peter Snell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Standard and widescreen versions
  • Based on the novel by Jack Higgins
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, English stereo surround, Spanish mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (ca. 108 min.)
Isbn
9780792854692
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616883131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52123708
  • (OCoLC)52123708
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A prayer for the dying, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges ; screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; producer, Peter Snell
Publication
Note
  • Standard and widescreen versions
  • Based on the novel by Jack Higgins
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, English stereo surround, Spanish mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (ca. 108 min.)
Isbn
9780792854692
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616883131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52123708
  • (OCoLC)52123708
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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