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The Resource Wake in fright, NLT Productions & Group W Films present ; screenplay, Evan Jones ; produced by George Willoughby ; directed by Ted Kotcheff, (videorecording)

Wake in fright, NLT Productions & Group W Films present ; screenplay, Evan Jones ; produced by George Willoughby ; directed by Ted Kotcheff, (videorecording)

Label
Wake in fright
Title
Wake in fright
Statement of responsibility
NLT Productions & Group W Films present ; screenplay, Evan Jones ; produced by George Willoughby ; directed by Ted Kotcheff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of John Grant, a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough outback mining town of Bundanyabba, plans to stay overnight before catching the plane to Sydney, Australia. But, as his one night stretches to five, he plunges headlong toward his own destruction. When the alcohol-induced mist lifts, the educated John Grant is no more. Instead there is a self-loathing man in a desolate wasteland, dirty, red-eyed, sitting against a tree and looking at a rifle with one bullet left
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W35 2013
PerformerNote
Donald Pleasence, Gary Bond, Chips Rafferty, Jack Thompson, Sylvia Kay, Jack Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1909-1971
  • 1940-
  • 1940-1995
  • 1929-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kotcheff, Ted
  • Pleasence, Donald
  • Rafferty, Chips
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Bond, Gary
  • Kay, Sylvia
  • Cook, Kenneth
Runtime
109
Technique
live action
Label
Wake in fright, NLT Productions & Group W Films present ; screenplay, Evan Jones ; produced by George Willoughby ; directed by Ted Kotcheff, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kenneth Cook
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Special features include commentary, To the Yabba and back, Q&A with Ted Kotcheff at the 2009 TIFF, Who needs art?, Chips Rafferty obituary, TV spot, trailers
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
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381821529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DRF8215DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn822977424
  • (OCoLC)822977424
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1, 16x9) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wake in fright, NLT Productions & Group W Films present ; screenplay, Evan Jones ; produced by George Willoughby ; directed by Ted Kotcheff, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kenneth Cook
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Special features include commentary, To the Yabba and back, Q&A with Ted Kotcheff at the 2009 TIFF, Who needs art?, Chips Rafferty obituary, TV spot, trailers
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
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381821529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DRF8215DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn822977424
  • (OCoLC)822977424
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1, 16x9) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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