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The Resource Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Light Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn ... [et al.] ; directed and produced by Martin Brest, (videorecording)

Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Light Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn ... [et al.] ; directed and produced by Martin Brest, (videorecording)

Label
Meet Joe Black
Title
Meet Joe Black
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a City Light Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn ... [et al.] ; directed and produced by Martin Brest
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engspa
  • 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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; edited by Joe Hutshing, Michael Tronick ; music by Thomas Newman ; costume designers, Aude Bronson-Howard, David C. Robinson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with French track ; with English and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Harden, Jeffrey Tambor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1963-
  • 1937-
  • 1955-
  • 1891-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brest, Martin
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Forlani, Claire
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Casella, Alberto
  • City Light Films (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Light Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn ... [et al.] ; directed and produced by Martin Brest, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Remake of 1934 film Death takes a holiday
  • Disc 1 special features include: production notes ; cast & filmmaker bios ; scene selection
  • Disc 2 special features include: making-of featurette ; photograph montage ; theatrical trailer ; 1934 feature film Death takes a holiday
  • DVD-ROM features include: script-to-scene and web links
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
pms00269671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783258379
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192127625
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21276
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783258379
System details
DVD-ROM, Dolby digital surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Meet Joe Black, Universal Pictures presents a City Light Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn ... [et al.] ; directed and produced by Martin Brest, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Remake of 1934 film Death takes a holiday
  • Disc 1 special features include: production notes ; cast & filmmaker bios ; scene selection
  • Disc 2 special features include: making-of featurette ; photograph montage ; theatrical trailer ; 1934 feature film Death takes a holiday
  • DVD-ROM features include: script-to-scene and web links
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
pms00269671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9780783258379
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192127625
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21276
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783258379
System details
DVD-ROM, Dolby digital surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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