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The Resource A room with a view, Janus Films ; Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory Productions ; directed by James Ivory ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

A room with a view, Janus Films ; Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory Productions ; directed by James Ivory ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Label
A room with a view
Title
A room with a view
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory Productions ; directed by James Ivory ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English audio; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.R66 2004
PerformerNote
Maggie Smith, Helena Bonham-Carter, Denholm Elliott, Judi Dench, Simon Callow, Julian Sands, Daniel Day-Lewis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1934-
  • 1949-
  • 1966-
  • 1927-2013
  • 1879-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ivory, James
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Elliott, Denholm
  • Dench, Judi
  • Callow, Simon
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Sands, Julian
  • Day-Lewis, Daniel
  • Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer
  • Forster, E. M.
Runtime
117
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
775
Technique
live action
Label
A room with a view, Janus Films ; Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory Productions ; directed by James Ivory ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Thought and passion (documentary features director James Ivory, cinematography Tony Pierce-Roberts, and costume designer John Bright dicussion the production of the film); The eternal yes (documentary features actors Helena Bonham Carter, Simon Callow, and Julian Sands); NBC Nightly News (excerpt from the March 29, 1987 episode of NBC Nightly News profiles director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant); Trailer
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
Director-approved DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781681430546
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515157216
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2536D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn915739945
  • (OCoLC)915739945
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1), Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A room with a view, Janus Films ; Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory Productions ; directed by James Ivory ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Thought and passion (documentary features director James Ivory, cinematography Tony Pierce-Roberts, and costume designer John Bright dicussion the production of the film); The eternal yes (documentary features actors Helena Bonham Carter, Simon Callow, and Julian Sands); NBC Nightly News (excerpt from the March 29, 1987 episode of NBC Nightly News profiles director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant); Trailer
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
Director-approved DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781681430546
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515157216
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2536D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn915739945
  • (OCoLC)915739945
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1), Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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