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The Resource Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (DVD)

Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (DVD)

Label
Empire of the sun
Title
Empire of the sun
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
A young British boy's noble spirit allows him to survive the hardships of a Japanese prison camp in China during World War II
Cataloging source
CANA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, ; production design, ; editor, ; music,
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • With English and French tracks and English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Thai and Korean subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.E46
LC item number
E46 2001c
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1974-
  • 1930-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Stoppard, Tom
  • Bale, Christian
  • Malkovich, John
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • Ballard, J. G.
  • Warner Bros
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballard, J. G
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • War films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
  • Shanghai (China)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: behind-the-scene documentary, interactive menus, theatrical trailer, and scene access
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780790761657
Lccn
be2003002314
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391175322
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11753
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
be2003002314
System details
DVD Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: behind-the-scene documentary, interactive menus, theatrical trailer, and scene access
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780790761657
Lccn
be2003002314
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391175322
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11753
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
be2003002314
System details
DVD Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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