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The Resource Midnight cowboy, a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Midnight cowboy, a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Label
Midnight cowboy
Title
Midnight cowboy
Statement of responsibility
a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1970: Best Picture, Best Director (Schlesinger), Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.
Cataloging source
YOM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Holdener ; film editor, Hugh A. Robertson ; musical supervision, John Barry ; "Everybody's talkin'" sung by Nilsson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R.
  • CHV rating: 18A
  • Adult
Language note
Language tracks in English, French and Spanish, with optional subititles in French or Spanish ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M56 2011
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Brenda Vaccaro, John McGiver, Ruth White, Sylvia Miles, Barnard Hughes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2003
  • 1937-
  • 1938-
  • 1939-
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salt, Waldo
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Schlesinger, John
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Voight, Jon
  • Vaccaro, Brenda
  • Barry, John
  • Herlihy, James Leo
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Male prostitutes
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Male friendship
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight cowboy, a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: audio commentary by producer Jerome Hellman ; After midnight: reflections on the classic ; Controversy and acclaim ; Celebrating Schlesinger
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
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 113 min.)
Isbn
9786314510060
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904240044
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M124004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn771061913
  • (OCoLC)771061913
System details
Blu-ray ; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French) ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; AVC @ 36 MBPS ; 50GB Dual Layer ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
Midnight cowboy, a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay, Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: audio commentary by producer Jerome Hellman ; After midnight: reflections on the classic ; Controversy and acclaim ; Celebrating Schlesinger
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
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 113 min.)
Isbn
9786314510060
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904240044
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M124004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn771061913
  • (OCoLC)771061913
System details
Blu-ray ; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French) ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; AVC @ 36 MBPS ; 50GB Dual Layer ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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