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The Resource The hit, Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording)

The hit, Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording)

Label
The hit
Title
The hit
Statement of responsibility
Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In London in 1973, Willie Parker informed on his gangster colleagues. Ten years later he is violently snatched from his Spanish tranquil village retreat by hit men who are surprised to find out they have a completely willing victim on their hands
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Malloy ; editor, Mick Audsley ; music, Paco De Lucia ; title music, Eric Clapton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H58 2009
PerformerNote
John Hurt, Tim Roth, Laura Del Sol, Terence Stamp
Runtime
98
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
469
Technique
live action
Label
The hit, Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; commentary by director Stephen Frears, John Hurt, Tim Roth, Peter Prince, and Mick Audsley ; "Terence Stamp", a 1988 television interview with the actor; original theatrical trailer; booklet with essay by film critic Graham Fuller
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn300092867
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604651256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042710
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300092867
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital Mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hit, Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; commentary by director Stephen Frears, John Hurt, Tim Roth, Peter Prince, and Mick Audsley ; "Terence Stamp", a 1988 television interview with the actor; original theatrical trailer; booklet with essay by film critic Graham Fuller
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn300092867
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604651256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042710
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300092867
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital Mono
Video recording format
DVD

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