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The Resource Godspell : a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, Columbia Pictures presents a Lansbury-Duncan-Beruh production ; screenplay by David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak ; produced by Edgar Lansbury ; directed by David Greene, (videorecording)

Godspell : a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, Columbia Pictures presents a Lansbury-Duncan-Beruh production ; screenplay by David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak ; produced by Edgar Lansbury ; directed by David Greene, (videorecording)

Label
Godspell : a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew
Title
Godspell
Title remainder
a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Lansbury-Duncan-Beruh production ; screenplay by David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak ; produced by Edgar Lansbury ; directed by David Greene
Title variation
God spell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Film adaptation of the off-Broadway musical based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew. "Set in contemporary New York City, John the Baptist gathers a diverse band of youthful disciples to follow and learn from the teachings of Jesus. They form a roving acting troupe that enacts the Parables through the streets and landmarks of ... New York City."--Container
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music and lyrics, and musical scoring by Stephen Schwartz ; choreography by Sammy Bayes ; director of photography, Richard Heimann ; art director, Ben Kazazkow ; film editor, Alan Heim ; music and lyrics of 'By my side' by Peggy Gordon and Jay Hamburger
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Soundtrack in English; optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, and Thai ; closed captions for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
G637 2000
PerformerNote
Victor Garber, Katie Hanley, David Haskell, Merrell Jackson, Joanne Jonas, Robin Lamont, Gilmer McCormick, Jeffrey Mylett, Jerry Sroka, Lynne Thigpen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2003
  • 1924-1989
  • 1952-1991
  • 1950-
  • 1947-
  • 1949-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greene, David
  • Lansbury, Edgar
  • Beruh, Joseph
  • Duncan, Stuart
  • Tebelak, John-Michael
  • Bayes, Sammy
  • Garber, Victor
  • Haskell, David
  • Thigpen, Lynne
  • Hanley, Katie
  • Jackson, Merrell
  • Jonas, Joanne
  • Lamont, Robin
  • McCormick, Gilmer
  • Mylett, Jeffrey
  • Sroka, Jerry
  • Hamburger, Jay
  • Gordon, Peggy
  • Schwartz, Stephen
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schwartz, Stephen
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • John
  • Musical films
  • Film adaptations
  • Fiction films
  • Feature films
  • Religious films
  • Christian films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Godspell : a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, Columbia Pictures presents a Lansbury-Duncan-Beruh production ; screenplay by David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak ; produced by Edgar Lansbury ; directed by David Greene, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Musical numbers -- highlights (features direct access to 13 musical numbers) ; Talent files [text feature]
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • From the play conceived and written by John-Michael Tebelak, and produced for the stage by Edgar Lansbury, Stuart Duncan, Joseph Beruh
  • Edition statement from disc surface
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
Control code
sky229240848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
35th Anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767827928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 08/17
Other control number
043396224193
Other physical details
sd., color
Publisher number
22419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44021208
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby digital audio ; 1.85:1 widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Godspell : a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, Columbia Pictures presents a Lansbury-Duncan-Beruh production ; screenplay by David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak ; produced by Edgar Lansbury ; directed by David Greene, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Musical numbers -- highlights (features direct access to 13 musical numbers) ; Talent files [text feature]
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • From the play conceived and written by John-Michael Tebelak, and produced for the stage by Edgar Lansbury, Stuart Duncan, Joseph Beruh
  • Edition statement from disc surface
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
Control code
sky229240848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
35th Anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767827928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 08/17
Other control number
043396224193
Other physical details
sd., color
Publisher number
22419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44021208
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby digital audio ; 1.85:1 widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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