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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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

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
  • English dialogue ; subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1995.9.M27
LC item number
A85 2006
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
  • Towne, Tom
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Wagner, Paula
  • Granger, Don
  • McCord, Jonas
  • Fante, John
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • Capitol Films
  • VIP 3 Medienfonds
  • Ascendant Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
  • Immigrants' writings, Italian
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Fante
  • Special features: audio commentary ; making-of featurette ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68571792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Isbn
9781415721315
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363441748
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 837416
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Fante
  • Special features: audio commentary ; making-of featurette ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68571792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Isbn
9781415721315
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363441748
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 837416
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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