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The Resource Ironweed, Tri Star Pictures ; Taft Entertainment Pictures, Keith Barish Productions presents ; screenplay by William Kennedy based on his novel ; produced by Keith Barish, Marcia Nasatir ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)

Ironweed, Tri Star Pictures ; Taft Entertainment Pictures, Keith Barish Productions presents ; screenplay by William Kennedy based on his novel ; produced by Keith Barish, Marcia Nasatir ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)

Label
Ironweed
Title
Ironweed
Statement of responsibility
Tri Star Pictures ; Taft Entertainment Pictures, Keith Barish Productions presents ; screenplay by William Kennedy based on his novel ; produced by Keith Barish, Marcia Nasatir ; directed by Hector Babenco
Title variation
Iron weed
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's winter, 1938 in Albany, New York. The soup kitchens and flophouses are overflowing with homeless people. Francis Phelan wanders the streets, back in his hometown after 22 years, ready to confront the family he abandoned long ago. While sharing his whiskey with longtime 'pal' Helen, Francis reveals the dark secrets of his past, the painful memories from which he once tried to escape, but now must reconcile
Cataloging source
ZAC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lauro Escorel ; editor, Anne Goursaud ; music, John Morris
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.I76 2013
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Carroll Baker, Michael O'Keefe, Diane Venora, Fred Gwynne, Margaret Whitton, Tom Waits, Nathan Lane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1931-
  • 1955-
  • 1950-
  • 1949-
  • 1926-2018
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Babenco, Hector
  • Barish, Keith
  • Nasatir, Marcia
  • Kennedy, William
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Baker, Carroll
  • O'Keefe, Michael
  • Venora, Diane
  • Gwynne, Fred
  • Whitton, Margaret
  • Waits, Tom
  • Morris, John
  • Kennedy, William
Runtime
143
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, William
  • Homeless persons
  • Death
  • Singers
  • Gravediggers
  • Husbands
  • Depressions
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Ironweed, Tri Star Pictures ; Taft Entertainment Pictures, Keith Barish Productions presents ; screenplay by William Kennedy based on his novel ; produced by Keith Barish, Marcia Nasatir ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by William Kennedy
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky259482426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9786314986865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 03/16
Other control number
887090057103
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1; anamorphic widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ironweed, Tri Star Pictures ; Taft Entertainment Pictures, Keith Barish Productions presents ; screenplay by William Kennedy based on his novel ; produced by Keith Barish, Marcia Nasatir ; directed by Hector Babenco, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by William Kennedy
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky259482426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9786314986865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 03/16
Other control number
887090057103
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1; anamorphic widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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