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The Resource Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (videorecording)

Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (videorecording)

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional Spanish dialogue and optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
N497 2002
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, David Moscow, Luke Edwards, Max Casella, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
Runtime
121
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm48614128
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm48614128
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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