The Resource The Firm, Paramount Pictures ; John Davis/Scott Rudin/Mirage production ; producers, Scott Rudin, John Davis ; director, Sydney Pollack ; screenplay, David Rabe, Robert Towne, David Rayfiel, (videorecording)

The Firm, Paramount Pictures ; John Davis/Scott Rudin/Mirage production ; producers, Scott Rudin, John Davis ; director, Sydney Pollack ; screenplay, David Rabe, Robert Towne, David Rayfiel, (videorecording)

Label
The Firm
Title
The Firm
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; John Davis/Scott Rudin/Mirage production ; producers, Scott Rudin, John Davis ; director, Sydney Pollack ; screenplay, David Rabe, Robert Towne, David Rayfiel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad joins a small, prosperous law firm in Memphis, and is soon confronted by FBI agents with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm
Cataloging source
HALAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composer/performer, Dave Grusin ; editors, William Steinkamp, Fredric Steinkamp ; production designer, Richard MacDonald ; director of photography, John Seale
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English and French with English subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Ed Harris, Holly Hunter, Wilford Brimley, Hal Holbrook, David Strathairn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2008
  • 1962-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollack, Sydney
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Tripplehorn, Jeanne
  • Grisham, John
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lawyers
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
The Firm, Paramount Pictures ; John Davis/Scott Rudin/Mirage production ; producers, Scott Rudin, John Davis ; director, Sydney Pollack ; screenplay, David Rabe, Robert Towne, David Rayfiel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by John Grisham
  • Originally released as motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn664420101
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429281241
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
32523
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen; region 1; NTSC; Dolby surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Firm, Paramount Pictures ; John Davis/Scott Rudin/Mirage production ; producers, Scott Rudin, John Davis ; director, Sydney Pollack ; screenplay, David Rabe, Robert Towne, David Rayfiel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by John Grisham
  • Originally released as motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn664420101
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429281241
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
32523
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen; region 1; NTSC; Dolby surround stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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