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The Resource Batman, Warner Bros. presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; a Tim Burton film ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; story by Sam Hamm ; produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber ; directed by Tim Burton

Batman, Warner Bros. presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; a Tim Burton film ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; story by Sam Hamm ; produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber ; directed by Tim Burton

Label
Batman
Title
Batman
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; a Tim Burton film ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; story by Sam Hamm ; produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber ; directed by Tim Burton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After a young boy witnesses the murder of his parents on the streets of Gotham City, he grows up to become a mysterious figure in the eyes of Gotham City's citizens, known as Batman. He takes crime-fighting within the city into his own hands. Jack Napier becomes horribly disfigured after a firefight in a chemical factory, and becomes known as the Joker. Now, the Joker is out for revenge on his former employer
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Batman (Motion picture : 1989)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with optional French language track and English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B3448 2005
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Michael Gough, Jack Palance
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1951-
  • 1953-
  • 1937-
  • 1916-2011
  • 1919-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, Tim
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Keaton, Michael
  • Basinger, Kim
  • Wuhl, Robert
  • Hingle, Pat
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Gough, Michael
  • Palance, Jack
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman
  • Joker
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Batman, Warner Bros. presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; a Tim Burton film ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; story by Sam Hamm ; produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber ; directed by Tim Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Special features: commentary by director Tim Burton; on the set with Bob Kane; Legends of the Dark Knight: The history of Batman -- The Batman comic book saga as reinvented and reinterpreted over nearly seven decades; Shadows of the bat: The cinematic saga of the Dark Knight parts 1-3 -- The road to Gotham City, The gathering storm, The legend reborn; Beyond Batman documentary gallery -- Visualizing Gotham: The production design of Batman, Building the Batmobile, Those wonderful toys: The props and gadgets of Batman, Designing the Batsuit, From Jack to The Joker, Nocturnal overtures: The music of Batman; Music videos by Prince: Batdance, Partyman, Scandalous; The heroes and the villains profile galleries; Batman: The complete Robin storyboard sequence ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Isbn
9781419813245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
012569713710
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
71371
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61895799
  • (OCoLC)61895799
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround 5.1 and DTS surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Batman, Warner Bros. presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; a Tim Burton film ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; story by Sam Hamm ; produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber ; directed by Tim Burton
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Special features: commentary by director Tim Burton; on the set with Bob Kane; Legends of the Dark Knight: The history of Batman -- The Batman comic book saga as reinvented and reinterpreted over nearly seven decades; Shadows of the bat: The cinematic saga of the Dark Knight parts 1-3 -- The road to Gotham City, The gathering storm, The legend reborn; Beyond Batman documentary gallery -- Visualizing Gotham: The production design of Batman, Building the Batmobile, Those wonderful toys: The props and gadgets of Batman, Designing the Batsuit, From Jack to The Joker, Nocturnal overtures: The music of Batman; Music videos by Prince: Batdance, Partyman, Scandalous; The heroes and the villains profile galleries; Batman: The complete Robin storyboard sequence ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Isbn
9781419813245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
012569713710
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
71371
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61895799
  • (OCoLC)61895799
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround 5.1 and DTS surround
Video recording format
DVD

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