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The Resource The King of comedy, written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (blu-ray)

The King of comedy, written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (blu-ray)

Label
The King of comedy
Title
The King of comedy
Statement of responsibility
written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Desperate to be a star, struggling stand-up comedian Rupert Pupkin enlists the aid of his fanatical friend Masha to kidnap talk show host Jerry Langford. The ransom? A guest spot for Pupkin
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music production by Robbie Robertson ; cinematography, Fred Schuler ; editing, Thelma Schoonmaker
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English, Spanish, or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K56 2014
PerformerNote
Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Sandra Bernhard, Diahnne Abbott, Tony Randall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2017
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Bernhard, Sandra
  • Abbott, Diahnne
  • Randall, Tony
  • Robertson, Robbie
  • Schuler, Fred
  • Schoonmaker, Thelma
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Embassy International Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Celebrities
  • Comedians
  • Television talk show hosts
  • Kidnapping
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The King of comedy, written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: Tribeca Film Festival: A conversation with Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, and Jerry Lewis; A shot at the top: the making of The King of Comedy; deleted and extended scenes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn871008156
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray ; 30th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 KING ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB048, #11, 5@24.99, LAP/MJ]
Other control number
024543885047
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2288504
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 871008156
  • (OCoLC)871008156
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 1.0 (English), Dolby digital 1.0 (Spanish, French); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The King of comedy, written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (blu-ray)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: Tribeca Film Festival: A conversation with Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, and Jerry Lewis; A shot at the top: the making of The King of Comedy; deleted and extended scenes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn871008156
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray ; 30th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 KING ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB048, #11, 5@24.99, LAP/MJ]
Other control number
024543885047
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2288504
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 871008156
  • (OCoLC)871008156
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 1.0 (English), Dolby digital 1.0 (Spanish, French); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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