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The Resource Midnight cowboy, United Artists ; a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay by Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Midnight cowboy, United Artists ; a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay by Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger

Label
Midnight cowboy
Title
Midnight cowboy
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay by Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Texas "cowboy" takes a bus to New York in search of lonely, rich women who will pay for his sexual services, but spends a hard winter helping a con man
Awards note
Academy Award: Best picture, Best director, Best writing.
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Holender; editor, Hugh A. Robertson; music, John Barry
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English, French or Spanish for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voigt, Brenda Vaccaro, John McGiver, Ruth White, Sylvia Miles, Barnard Hughes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2003
  • 1937-
  • 1938-
  • 1939-
  • 1913-1975
  • 1914-1969
  • 1924-2019
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlesinger, John
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Voight, Jon
  • Vaccaro, Brenda
  • McGiver, John
  • White, Ruth
  • Miles, Sylvia
  • Hughes, Bernard
  • Barry, John
  • Herlihy, James Leo
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Jerome Hellman Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Herlihy, James Leo
  • Videodiscs
  • Male prostitutes
  • Swindlers and swindling
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight cowboy, United Artists ; a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay by Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • DVD may have been originally released in 1997 by MGM/UA Home Video
  • Special features: chapter search; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
697931
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780792833284
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, double sided
Publisher number
906038
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 697931
  • (OCoLC)39481827
System details
DVD; Dolby 5.1 surround or mono; widescreen format (1.85:1) or standard version formatted to fit TV
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midnight cowboy, United Artists ; a Jerome Hellman-John Schlesinger production ; screenplay by Waldo Salt ; producer, Jerome Hellman ; director, John Schlesinger
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • DVD may have been originally released in 1997 by MGM/UA Home Video
  • Special features: chapter search; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
697931
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780792833284
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, double sided
Publisher number
906038
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 697931
  • (OCoLC)39481827
System details
DVD; Dolby 5.1 surround or mono; widescreen format (1.85:1) or standard version formatted to fit TV
Video recording format
DVD

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