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The Resource The day of the dolphin, Joseph E. Levine presents a Mike Nichols film, a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films, an Avco Embassy picture ; producer, Robert E. Relyea ; writer, Buck Henry ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording)

The day of the dolphin, Joseph E. Levine presents a Mike Nichols film, a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films, an Avco Embassy picture ; producer, Robert E. Relyea ; writer, Buck Henry ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording)

Label
The day of the dolphin
Title
The day of the dolphin
Statement of responsibility
Joseph E. Levine presents a Mike Nichols film, a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films, an Avco Embassy picture ; producer, Robert E. Relyea ; writer, Buck Henry ; director, Mike Nichols
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Terrell is a researcher who, along with his wife Maggie), are investigating dolphin intelligence, believing they have the capability of speech. Harold DeMilo, in charge of a major corporation, sponsors their work. But undercover work by government agent Curtis Mahoney reveals that DeMilo is working with a right-wing group planning to kidnap the dolphins and use them to blow up the presidential yacht. Jake and Maggie have to race against time to save both their dolphins and the president
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, william A. Fraker ; art director, Angelo Graham ; editor, Sam O'Steen ; music composer, Georges Delerue ; costume designer, Anthea sylbert ; production designer, Richard Sylbert
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Paul Sorvino, John Dehner, Severn Darden, Elizabeth Wilson, William Roerick, Edward Herrmann, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-1999
  • 1929-1995
  • 1921-2015
  • 1911-1995
  • 1943-2014
  • 1926-2016
  • 1908-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scott, George C.
  • Relyea, Robert E
  • Henry, Buck
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Van Devere, Trish
  • Sorvino, Paul
  • Dehner, John
  • Darden, Severn
  • Wilson, Elizabeth
  • Roerick, William
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Weaver, Fritz
  • Merle, Robert
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Avco Embassy Pictures
Runtime
104
Series statement
Criterion collection DVD videodiscs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dolphins
  • Animal intelligence
  • Suspense in motion pictures, television, etc
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The day of the dolphin, Joseph E. Levine presents a Mike Nichols film, a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films, an Avco Embassy picture ; producer, Robert E. Relyea ; writer, Buck Henry ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Robert Merle
  • Special features: interviews with screenwriter Buck Henry and co-stars Leslie Charleson and Edward Herrmann; the world's most amazing Dolphin trivia gallery; dolphin bios; essay by film critic Nathan Rabin of the Orion
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
ocm52710136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026841
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 DAY ; P ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; SA ; Col. ; D01Z ; Repair09/06, wjm.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
DAYO70
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6288882
  • (Sirsi) 6288882
  • 6288882
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The day of the dolphin, Joseph E. Levine presents a Mike Nichols film, a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films, an Avco Embassy picture ; producer, Robert E. Relyea ; writer, Buck Henry ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Robert Merle
  • Special features: interviews with screenwriter Buck Henry and co-stars Leslie Charleson and Edward Herrmann; the world's most amazing Dolphin trivia gallery; dolphin bios; essay by film critic Nathan Rabin of the Orion
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
ocm52710136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026841
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 DAY ; P ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; SA ; Col. ; D01Z ; Repair09/06, wjm.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
DAYO70
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6288882
  • (Sirsi) 6288882
  • 6288882
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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