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The Resource The secret agent, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Heyman/Hoskins production in association with Capitol Films Limited ; a film by Christopher Hampton, (videorecording)

The secret agent, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Heyman/Hoskins production in association with Capitol Films Limited ; a film by Christopher Hampton, (videorecording)

Label
The secret agent
Title
The secret agent
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Heyman/Hoskins production in association with Capitol Films Limited ; a film by Christopher Hampton
Title variation
Joseph Conrad's The secret agent
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A quiet English shopkeeper, who's actually a spy for the Russian embassy, faces an unexpected test of allegiance when he's ordered to plant a bomb that will wreak havoc on the British public
Cataloging source
PCX
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Audio in English, Spanish and French with English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
S437 2005
PerformerNote
Bob Hoskins, Patricia Arquette, Gerard Depardieu, Jim Broadbent, Christian Bale
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1968-
  • 1948-
  • 1974-
  • 1857-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Arquette, Patricia
  • Depardieu, Gérard
  • Bale, Christian
  • Conrad, Joseph
Runtime
96
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The secret agent, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Heyman/Hoskins production in association with Capitol Films Limited ; a film by Christopher Hampton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes versions
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Joseph Conrad
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543173359
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm60587471
  • (OCoLC)60587471
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret agent, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Heyman/Hoskins production in association with Capitol Films Limited ; a film by Christopher Hampton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Includes versions
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Joseph Conrad
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543173359
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm60587471
  • (OCoLC)60587471
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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