Coverart for item
The Resource Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman, (videorecording)

Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman, (videorecording)

Label
Meet Joe Black
Title
Meet Joe Black
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Days before his 65th birthday, wealthy Bill Parrish receives a visit from a mysterious stranger, Joe Black, who soon reveals himself as Death. In exchange for extra time, Bill agrees to serve as Joe's earthly guide. But regrets his choice when Joe falls in love with Bill's daughter
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Meet Joe Black (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music by Thomas Newman ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Michael Tronick ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English and French ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Harden, Jeffrey Tambor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1963-
  • 1937-
  • 1891-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brest, Martin
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Forlani, Claire
  • Casella, Alberto
  • City Light Films (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Remake of 1934 film Death takes a holiday
  • Features: spotlight on location; production notes; cast & filmmakers' bios; film highlights; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm41167716
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783233475
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20531
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783233475
System details
DVD; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; directed and produced by Martin Brest ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Remake of 1934 film Death takes a holiday
  • Features: spotlight on location; production notes; cast & filmmakers' bios; film highlights; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm41167716
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783233475
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20531
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783233475
System details
DVD; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • HEPL Fishers LibraryBorrow it
      5 Municipal Drive, Fishers, IN, 46038, US
      39.960456 -86.01518
    • HEPL Noblesville LibraryBorrow it
      1 Library Plaza, Noblesville, IN, 46060, US
      40.047106 -85.994532
Processing Feedback ...