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The Resource Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)

Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)

Label
Wag the dog
Title
Wag the dog
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When the President is caught in a sex scandal less than 2 weeks before the election, "Mr. Fix-it" decides they need a war to distract the public's attention and he calls on Hollywood's top producer to create it
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, Stu Linder ; music, Mark Knopler
Dewey number
002
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • In English or French with English French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.P6
LC item number
W3 1998 DVD
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Anne Heche, Denis Leary, Willie Nelson, Andrea Martin, Kirsten Dunst
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1933-
  • 1947-
  • 1982-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Heche, Anne
  • Leary, Denis
  • Nelson, Willie
  • Martin, Andrea
  • Dunst, Kirsten
  • Levinson, Barry
  • Henkin, Hilary
  • Mamet, David
  • Rosenthal, Jane
  • Beinhart, Larry
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Baltimore Pictures (Firm)
  • Punch Productions
Runtime
96
Series statement
New line platinum series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Political satire
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD player required
  • Based on the book American hero by Larry Beinhart
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: audio commentary by Barry Levinson and Dustin Hoffman; From Washington to Hollywood and back: a featurette including interviews with Barry Levinson, Jane Rosenthal, Tom Brokaw, John Frankenheimer, Dee Dee Myers, Budd Schulbrg, Chris Hegadus, D. A. Pennebaker and other!; The line between truth and fiction (an essay on politics and the media); theatrical trailer; cast and crew biographies and filmographies; animated menus and more!
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
Contents
Side A. Widescreen version -- Side B. Fullscreen version
Control code
sky227138000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780622562
Lccn
be2003021222
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 03/16
Other control number
794043465826
Other physical details
digital, color
Publisher number
N4658
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen and full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wag the dog, New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD player required
  • Based on the book American hero by Larry Beinhart
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: audio commentary by Barry Levinson and Dustin Hoffman; From Washington to Hollywood and back: a featurette including interviews with Barry Levinson, Jane Rosenthal, Tom Brokaw, John Frankenheimer, Dee Dee Myers, Budd Schulbrg, Chris Hegadus, D. A. Pennebaker and other!; The line between truth and fiction (an essay on politics and the media); theatrical trailer; cast and crew biographies and filmographies; animated menus and more!
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
Contents
Side A. Widescreen version -- Side B. Fullscreen version
Control code
sky227138000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780622562
Lccn
be2003021222
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 03/16
Other control number
794043465826
Other physical details
digital, color
Publisher number
N4658
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen and full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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