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The Resource The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker, (videorecording)

The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker, (videorecording)

Label
The onion field
Title
The onion field
Statement of responsibility
a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A true story about a case that changed LAPD policies forever. Two plainclothes LAPD officers were abducted and one was brutally executed, the other escaped. The criminals managed to drag the justice process on for years
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles Rosher ; music, Emuir Deodato
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; special features contain unrated material
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Savage, James Woods, Franklyn Seales, Ronny Cox, Ted Danson
Runtime
126
Series statement
MGM DVD
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features: "Ring of Truth" documentary; audio commentary with director Harold Becker; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56043839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792853367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879035
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
56043839
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features: "Ring of Truth" documentary; audio commentary with director Harold Becker; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56043839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792853367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879035
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
56043839
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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