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The Resource Nineteen eighty-four, Virgin Films presents an Umbrella-Rosenblum production ; produced by Simon Perry ; written and directed by Michael Radford

Nineteen eighty-four, Virgin Films presents an Umbrella-Rosenblum production ; produced by Simon Perry ; written and directed by Michael Radford

Label
Nineteen eighty-four
Title
Nineteen eighty-four
Statement of responsibility
Virgin Films presents an Umbrella-Rosenblum production ; produced by Simon Perry ; written and directed by Michael Radford
Title variation
  • 1984
  • George Orwell's 1984
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Winston Smith endures a squalid existence in totalitarian Oceania under the constant surveillance of Big Brother. But his life takes a horrifying turn when he begins a forbidden love affair and commits the crime of independent thought. Sent to the chillingly labeled 'Ministry of Love, ' he is placed at the mercy of O'Brien (Burton), a coolly treacherous leader determined to control his thoughts-- and crush his soul
Member of
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nineteen eighty-four (Motion picture : 1984)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: R
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
  • PN1997.A23
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • N556d
  • .N5228 2003
PerformerNote
John Hurt, Richard Burton, Suzanna Hamilton, Cyril Cusack
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1940-2017
  • 1925-1984
  • 1910-1993
  • 1903-1950
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Radford, Michael
  • Hurt, John
  • Burton, Richard
  • Hamilton, Suzanna
  • Cusack, Cyril
  • Orwell, George
Runtime
110
Series statement
MGM DVD
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Nineteen eighty-four, Virgin Films presents an Umbrella-Rosenblum production ; produced by Simon Perry ; written and directed by Michael Radford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by George Orwell
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 50 min.)
Isbn
9780792854968
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616884220
  • 00027616884220
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 4004165
  • 1004340
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51821504
  • (OCoLC)51821504
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1, 16:9, enhanced for widescreen TVs) ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nineteen eighty-four, Virgin Films presents an Umbrella-Rosenblum production ; produced by Simon Perry ; written and directed by Michael Radford
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by George Orwell
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 50 min.)
Isbn
9780792854968
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616884220
  • 00027616884220
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 4004165
  • 1004340
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51821504
  • (OCoLC)51821504
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1, 16:9, enhanced for widescreen TVs) ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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