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The Resource Oldboy, Filmdistrict presents in association with Good Universe a Vertigo Entertainment/40 Acres and a Mule production, a Spike Lee film ; produced by Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Nathan Kahane ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Spike Lee

Oldboy, Filmdistrict presents in association with Good Universe a Vertigo Entertainment/40 Acres and a Mule production, a Spike Lee film ; produced by Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Nathan Kahane ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Spike Lee

Label
Oldboy
Title
Oldboy
Statement of responsibility
Filmdistrict presents in association with Good Universe a Vertigo Entertainment/40 Acres and a Mule production, a Spike Lee film ; produced by Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Nathan Kahane ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Spike Lee
Title variation
Old boy
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An advertising executive is kidnapped and held hostage for 20 years in solitary confinement. When he is inexplicably released, he embarks on an obsessive mission to discover who orchestrated his punishment, only to find he is still trapped in a web of conspiracy and torment
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Roque Baños; director of photography, Sean Bobbitt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for strong brutal violence, disturbing images, some graphic sexuality and nudity, and language
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.O43 2014
PerformerNote
Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Sharlto Copley, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Imperioli, James Ransone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1989-
  • 1973-
  • 1966-
  • 1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Protosevich, Mark
  • Lee, Spike
  • Brolin, Josh
  • Olsen, Elizabeth
  • Copley, Sharlto
  • Jackson, Samuel L.
  • Imperioli, Michael
  • Ransone, James
  • FilmDistrict (Firm)
  • Good Universe (Firm)
  • Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks
  • Vertigo Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Hostages
  • Conspiracies
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Oldboy, Filmdistrict presents in association with Good Universe a Vertigo Entertainment/40 Acres and a Mule production, a Spike Lee film ; produced by Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Nathan Kahane ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Spike Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: making of; transformation
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 (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396430945
  • 043396430945
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11049299
Publisher number
  • 43094
  • 11049299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869016070
  • (Sirsi) o869016070
  • (OCoLC)869016070
  • 892965
  • 892965
System details
DVD, 2.40:1 anamorphic widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oldboy, Filmdistrict presents in association with Good Universe a Vertigo Entertainment/40 Acres and a Mule production, a Spike Lee film ; produced by Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Nathan Kahane ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Spike Lee
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: making of; transformation
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 (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396430945
  • 043396430945
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11049299
Publisher number
  • 43094
  • 11049299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869016070
  • (Sirsi) o869016070
  • (OCoLC)869016070
  • 892965
  • 892965
System details
DVD, 2.40:1 anamorphic widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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