Coverart for item
The Resource Backbeat, Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley, (videorecording)

Backbeat, Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley, (videorecording)

Label
Backbeat
Title
Backbeat
Statement of responsibility
Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley
Title variation
Back beat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Account of the early days of the Beatles, when they were playing strip joints in Hamburg, Germany. John wants his best friend, Stuart Sutcliffe, to join the band, but Stu is headed in a different direction- toward a beautiful photographer who is documenting the Beatles' rise
Cataloging source
IBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ian Wilson ; editor, Martin Walsh ; original score, Don Was
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; strong language and sexuality
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English and French language tracks ; subtitles in French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Sheryl Lee, Stephen Dorff, Ian Hart
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1973-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Sheryl
  • Dorff, Stephen
  • Hart, Ian
  • Softley, Iain
  • Thomas, Michael
  • Ward, Stephen
  • Woolley, Stephen
  • Dwyer, Finola
  • PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
  • Scala Productions
  • Channel Four Films (Firm)
  • Universal City Studios
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beatles
  • Rock musicians
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
Backbeat, Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special features: feature commentary with Iain Softley ; deleted scenes ; interview with Iain Softley ; stills gallery ; interview with Ian Hart ; director's essay ; casting sessions ; TV featurette
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm57597883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780783255286
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192543920
  • 025192123320
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 25439
  • 21233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 778892
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Backbeat, Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Special features: feature commentary with Iain Softley ; deleted scenes ; interview with Iain Softley ; stills gallery ; interview with Ian Hart ; director's essay ; casting sessions ; TV featurette
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm57597883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780783255286
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192543920
  • 025192123320
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 25439
  • 21233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 778892
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • HCPL Crosby -- Edith Fae Cook ColeBorrow it
      135 Hare Road, Crosby, TX, 77532, US
      29.920711 -95.066816
Processing Feedback ...