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The Resource The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (DVD)

The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (DVD)

Label
The Mosquito Coast
Title
The Mosquito Coast
Statement of responsibility
Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Saul Zaentz ; director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English and French language soundtracks (Dolby surround stereo) with optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts, Andre Gregory, Martha Plimpton, Dick O'Neil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1946-
  • 1942-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weir, Peter
  • Hellman, Jerome
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Phoenix, River
  • Roberts, Conrad
  • Gregory, André
  • Plimpton, Martha
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Saul Zaentz Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Families
  • Action and adventure films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen or standard versions
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43701444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8539362212
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
36221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-5615
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Mosquito Coast, Saul Zaentz Company presents a Jerome Hellman production ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Jerome Hellman ; directed by Peter Weir, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen or standard versions
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailers
  • From the novel by Paul Theroux
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43701444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790747040
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8539362212
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
36221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-5615
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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