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The Resource Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco

Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco

Label
Kiss of the spider woman
Title
Kiss of the spider woman
Statement of responsibility
FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Title variation
  • Beijo da mulher aranha
  • Beso de la mujer araña
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodolfo Sanchez ; editor, Mauro Alice ; music, John Neschling, Nando Carneiro
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K57 2008
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, José Lewgoy, Milton Goncalves, Miriam Pires, Nuno Leal Maia, Fernando Torres, Herson Capri, Denise Dumont, Antonio Petrin, Wilson Grey, Miguel Falabella
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1933-
  • 1927-2004
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weisman, David
  • Ramalho, Francisco
  • Schrader, Leonard
  • Babenco, Hector
  • Hurt, William
  • Julia, Raul
  • Braga, Sonia
  • Lewgoy, José
  • Gonçalves, Milton
  • Pires, Myriam
  • Maia, Nuno Leal
  • Puig, Manuel
  • FilmDallas Pictures (Firm)
  • HB Filmes
  • Sugarloaf Films
  • Independent Cinema Restoration Archive
  • City Lights Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prison psychology
  • Political prisoners
  • Gay men
  • Torture victims
  • Male friendship
  • Motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • "The independent classic."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Disc 1. Trivia tracks in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2: "Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman" featurette (108 min.); "The submissive woman's role:" a Manuel Puig mini-documentary; "Spider woman on Broadway:" a mini-documentary; slide show commentary; photo galleries
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9786312325086
Isbn Type
(B&T)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 897246001560
  • 897246001508
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DV600156
  • 00150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn233603497
  • (OCoLC)233603497
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiss of the spider woman, FilmDallas Pictures ; HB Filmes ; Sugarloaf Films, Inc. ; Independent Cinema Restoration Archive presents a film by Hector Babenco ; produced by David Weisman ; produced by Francisco Ramalho, Jr. ; written by Leonard Schrader ; directed by Hector Babenco
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Manuel Puig
  • "The independent classic."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Disc 1. Trivia tracks in English and Spanish; original theatrical trailer. Disc 2: "Tangled web: making Kiss of the spider woman" featurette (108 min.); "The submissive woman's role:" a Manuel Puig mini-documentary; "Spider woman on Broadway:" a mini-documentary; slide show commentary; photo galleries
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9786312325086
Isbn Type
(B&T)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 897246001560
  • 897246001508
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DV600156
  • 00150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn233603497
  • (OCoLC)233603497
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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