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The Resource The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat

The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat

Label
The road
Title
The road
Statement of responsibility
Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on Earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
CHV rating: 14A
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue; English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.R63 2010
PerformerNote
Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce, Robert Duvall, Molly Parker, Garrett Dillahunt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1958-
  • 1967-
  • 1972-
  • 1964-
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillcoat, John
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Smit-McPhee, Kodi
  • Theron, Charlize
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Parker, Molly
  • Dillahunt, Garret
  • McCarthy, Cormac
Runtime
111
Technique
live action
Label
The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy
  • Special features: Making of "The Road"; audio commentary by director John Hillcoat; deleted and extended scenes; and more
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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 (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935834335
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
113636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn609431289
  • (OCoLC)609431289
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy
  • Special features: Making of "The Road"; audio commentary by director John Hillcoat; deleted and extended scenes; and more
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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 (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935834335
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
113636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn609431289
  • (OCoLC)609431289
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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