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The Resource The life of David Gale, Universal Pictures and Intermedia Films present a Saturn Films/Dirty Hands production ; producers, Alan Parker, Nicolas Cage ; writer, Charles Randolph ; director, Alan Parker

The life of David Gale, Universal Pictures and Intermedia Films present a Saturn Films/Dirty Hands production ; producers, Alan Parker, Nicolas Cage ; writer, Charles Randolph ; director, Alan Parker

Label
The life of David Gale
Title
The life of David Gale
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Intermedia Films present a Saturn Films/Dirty Hands production ; producers, Alan Parker, Nicolas Cage ; writer, Charles Randolph ; director, Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A reporter is sent to chronicle the last days of an anti-death penalty activist now living on death row, after having been convicted of the murder of a fellow activist. The reporter grows to suspect he may have been framed, and sets out to verify her doubts
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Seresin ; edited by Gerry Hambling ; music by Alex Parker, Jake Parker ; orchestrations by Jake Parker
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violent images, nudity, language and sexuality
Language note
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish. Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.J6
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • L54 2003
  • .L536 2003
PerformerNote
Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, Gabriel Mann, Matt Craven, Leon Rippy, Rhona Mitra, Melissa McCarthy, Jim Beaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-2020
  • 1965-
  • 1976-
  • 1969-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Alan
  • Randolph, Charles
  • Cage, Nicolas
  • Spacey, Kevin
  • Winslet, Kate
  • Linney, Laura
  • Mann, Gabriel
  • Craven, Matt
  • Rippy, Leon
  • Mitra, Rhona
  • McCarthy, Melissa
  • Beaver, Jim
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Intermedia Films
  • Saturn Films
  • Dirty Hands Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women journalists
  • Capital punishment
  • Political activists
  • Death row inmates
  • Lethal injection (Execution)
  • Judicial error
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The life of David Gale, Universal Pictures and Intermedia Films present a Saturn Films/Dirty Hands production ; producers, Alan Parker, Nicolas Cage ; writer, Charles Randolph ; director, Alan Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features include (37 min.): optional audio commentary by Parker; "Death in Texas" featurette (9 min.); 3 deleted scenes, with optional audio commentary by Parker (3 min. total); "The making of 'David Gale'" featurette (17 min.); "The music of 'David Gale'" featurette (5 min.); 3 poster concepts; theatrical trailer (3 min.); 15 cast and crew bios; DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (131 min.)
Isbn
9780783268781
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192198625
  • 025192198625
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10062015
Publisher number
  • 21986
  • 10062015
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52362650
  • (Sirsi) o52362650
  • (OCoLC)52362650
  • 295777
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; aspect ratio 2.35:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The life of David Gale, Universal Pictures and Intermedia Films present a Saturn Films/Dirty Hands production ; producers, Alan Parker, Nicolas Cage ; writer, Charles Randolph ; director, Alan Parker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features include (37 min.): optional audio commentary by Parker; "Death in Texas" featurette (9 min.); 3 deleted scenes, with optional audio commentary by Parker (3 min. total); "The making of 'David Gale'" featurette (17 min.); "The music of 'David Gale'" featurette (5 min.); 3 poster concepts; theatrical trailer (3 min.); 15 cast and crew bios; DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (131 min.)
Isbn
9780783268781
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192198625
  • 025192198625
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10062015
Publisher number
  • 21986
  • 10062015
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52362650
  • (Sirsi) o52362650
  • (OCoLC)52362650
  • 295777
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; aspect ratio 2.35:1
Video recording format
DVD

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