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The Resource Batman begins, Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; a Syncopy production ; produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven, Larry Franco ; story by David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

Batman begins, Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; a Syncopy production ; produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven, Larry Franco ; story by David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

Label
Batman begins
Title
Batman begins
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; a Syncopy production ; produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven, Larry Franco ; story by David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In the wake of his parents' murder, Disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world after his parent's murder, seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. Wayne returns to Gotham City and with the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, unleashes his alter ego, Batman
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Wally Pfister ; editor, Lee Smith ; music, Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Lindy Hemming ; production designer, Nathan Crowley
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13 for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy, Tom Wilkinson, Rutger Hauer, Ken Watanabe, Morgan Freeman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1970-
  • 1978-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bale, Christian
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Caine, Michael
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Holmes, Katie
  • Oldman, Gary
  • Murphy, Cillian
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Kane, Bob
  • Warner Bros. Pictures
  • DC Comics, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
140
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman (Fictitious character)
  • Organized crime
  • Criminal behavior
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Batman begins, Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; a Syncopy production ; produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven, Larry Franco ; story by David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Special features: MTV's Tankman begins : a Batman begins spoof; theatrical trailer; Batman, the journey begins; shaping man and body; Batman, the tumbler; Gotham City rises; saving Gotham City; genesis of the bat; confidential files; interactive comic book; more
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm62338536
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs (140 min.)
Isbn
9781419820144
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.43652 BATMAN ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; YVN0107MW39 ; YVS0703MW7 ; [B14MD142, #1, 6@19.99, LAP/CSS] ; CNC 9/18/WJM ; [P18MD802, #1, 7@19.99, WJM/RT ]
Other control number
  • 012569766778
  • 012569732162
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
  • 76677
  • 73216
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62338536
  • (Sirsi) o62338536
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Batman begins, Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; a Syncopy production ; produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven, Larry Franco ; story by David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Special features: MTV's Tankman begins : a Batman begins spoof; theatrical trailer; Batman, the journey begins; shaping man and body; Batman, the tumbler; Gotham City rises; saving Gotham City; genesis of the bat; confidential files; interactive comic book; more
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm62338536
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs (140 min.)
Isbn
9781419820144
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.43652 BATMAN ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; YVN0107MW39 ; YVS0703MW7 ; [B14MD142, #1, 6@19.99, LAP/CSS] ; CNC 9/18/WJM ; [P18MD802, #1, 7@19.99, WJM/RT ]
Other control number
  • 012569766778
  • 012569732162
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
  • 76677
  • 73216
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62338536
  • (Sirsi) o62338536
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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