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The Resource Witness, Paramount Pictures; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir

Witness, Paramount Pictures; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir

Label
Witness
Title
Witness
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An Amish boy witnesses a murder, and the cop on the case discovers it's part of a conspiracy in his department
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Film Editing (Noble); Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Kelley, Wallace, Wallace)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Witness (Motion picture : 1985)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music composed by Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English or French dialogue with English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Josef Sommer, Lukas Hass, Jan Rubes, Alexander Godunov
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
  • 1957-
  • 1976-
  • 1920-2009
  • 1949-1995
  • 1929-2003
  • 1929-2020
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weir, Peter
  • Ford, Harrison
  • McGillis, Kelly
  • Sommer, M. Josef
  • Haas, Lukas
  • Rubeš, Jan
  • Godunov, Alexander
  • Kelley, William
  • Wallace, Pamela
  • Wallace, Earl W
  • Feldman, Edward S.
  • Noble, Thom
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
Paramount DVD
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  • Homicide investigation
  • Police corruption
  • Child witnesses
  • Amish
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Witness, Paramount Pictures; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: between two worlds: the making of Witness-5-part documentary; 3 TV spots; theatrical trailer
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
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781415713150
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360309546
  • 032429281258
  • 805529781146
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
03095
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60709945
  • (Sirsi) o60709945
  • (TMQ) o60709945
  • 426593
  • 426593
  • 1577127
  • 1841853
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Witness, Paramount Pictures; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: between two worlds: the making of Witness-5-part documentary; 3 TV spots; theatrical trailer
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
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781415713150
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360309546
  • 032429281258
  • 805529781146
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
03095
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60709945
  • (Sirsi) o60709945
  • (TMQ) o60709945
  • 426593
  • 426593
  • 1577127
  • 1841853
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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