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The Resource The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach, Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)

The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach, Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)

Label
The Straight story
Title
The Straight story
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach, Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old brother Lyle before his brother dies. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Lyle's home in Wisconsin
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Mary Sweeney ; production designer, Jack Fisk ; music, Angelo Badalamenti
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Harry Dean Stanton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1920-2000
  • 1926-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lynch, David
  • Farnsworth, Richard
  • Spacek, Sissy
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Picture Factory
  • Studio Canal+
  • FilmFour (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Reconciliation
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach, Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Feature: trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
45382041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780788823336
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20452
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780788823336
System details
DVD, widescreen, 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach, Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Feature: trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
45382041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Isbn
9780788823336
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20452
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780788823336
System details
DVD, widescreen, 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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