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The Resource Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films, a Cruise/Wagner production, a VIP Medienfonds 3 production, an Ascendant production ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne

Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films, a Cruise/Wagner production, a VIP Medienfonds 3 production, an Ascendant production ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne

Label
Ask the dust
Title
Ask the dust
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films, a Cruise/Wagner production, a VIP Medienfonds 3 production, an Ascendant production ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young Italian would-be writer comes to Depression-era Los Angeles to make a name for himself. While there, he meets Camilla, who is hoping to marry a rich American. Both are trying to escape the stigma of their ethnicity in blue-blood California
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; editor, Robert K. Lambert ; music, Ramin Djawadi, Heitor Pereira ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; production designer, Dennis Gassner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, nudity and language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Colin Farrell, Salma Hayek, Donald Sutherland, Eileen Atkins, Idina Menzel, Justin Kirk
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1966-
  • 1935-
  • 1962-
  • 1909-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrell, Colin
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • Menzel, Idina
  • Kirk, Justin
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Wagner, Paula
  • Granger, Don
  • McCord, Jonas
  • Fante, John
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • Capitol Films
  • VIP 3 Medienfonds
  • Ascendant Pictures
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Immigrants' writings, Italian
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films, a Cruise/Wagner production, a VIP Medienfonds 3 production, an Ascendant production ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the novel by John Fante
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 (approximately 116 min.)
Isbn
9781415721315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097363441748
  • 883929312092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
344174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68571792
  • (Sirsi) o68571792
  • (TMQ) o68571792
  • 456600
  • 456600
  • 1571702
  • 1841731
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ask the dust, Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films, a Cruise/Wagner production, a VIP Medienfonds 3 production, an Ascendant production ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne
Publication
Note
Based on the novel by John Fante
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 (approximately 116 min.)
Isbn
9781415721315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097363441748
  • 883929312092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
344174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68571792
  • (Sirsi) o68571792
  • (TMQ) o68571792
  • 456600
  • 456600
  • 1571702
  • 1841731
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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