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The Resource It seemed like a good idea at the time

It seemed like a good idea at the time

Label
It seemed like a good idea at the time
Title
It seemed like a good idea at the time
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sweeney (Newley) is an artist who is desperate for money, fame, and the love of his ex-wife. In order to regain her affection, he crashes receptions, kidnaps the mayor, impersonates a trashman, and dodges bullets from his ex-mother-in-law. Meanwhile, Detective Kopeck (John Candy) slips and trips down the trail of traps engineered by this "desperate" criminal
Cataloging source
FSM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, David Perlmutter ; director, John Trent ; written by David Main and John Trent
Dewey number
791.43
PerformerNote
John Candy, Anthony Newley, Stefanie Powers, Yvonne De Carlo, Isaac Hayes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newley, Anthony
  • Powers, Stefanie
  • De Carlo, Yvonne
  • Hayes, Isaac
  • Candy, John
  • Trent, John
  • Digiview Productions
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
It seemed like a good idea at the time
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
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
1168836
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, digital , stereo.;
Publisher number
  • 872322001887
  • MV 578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1168836
  • (OCoLC)65213926
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
It seemed like a good idea at the time
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
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
1168836
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, digital , stereo.;
Publisher number
  • 872322001887
  • MV 578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1168836
  • (OCoLC)65213926
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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