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The Resource The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)

The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)

Label
The Mosquito Coast
Title
The Mosquito Coast
Statement of responsibility
Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Saul Zaentz ; director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, Maurice Jarre
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English and French language soundtracks (Dolby surround stereo) with optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts, Andre Gregory, Martha Plimpton, Dick O'Neil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1944-
  • 1946-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Weir, Peter
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Phoenix, River
  • Roberts, Conrad
  • Gregory, André
  • Plimpton, Martha
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Saul Zaentz Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Families
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
  • Dates vary
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
ocm43701444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 MOSQUITO ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [B15AD009, #2, 5@4.92, ES/ddg ]
Other control number
883929034642
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
36221
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43701444
  • (Sirsi)3289721
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround stereo ; widescreen or standard versions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
  • Dates vary
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
ocm43701444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 MOSQUITO ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [B15AD009, #2, 5@4.92, ES/ddg ]
Other control number
883929034642
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
36221
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43701444
  • (Sirsi)3289721
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround stereo ; widescreen or standard versions
Video recording format
DVD

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