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The Resource The Mission, an Enigma production ; directed by Roland Joffé ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; written by Robert Bolt, (videorecording)

The Mission, an Enigma production ; directed by Roland Joffé ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; written by Robert Bolt, (videorecording)

Label
The Mission
Title
The Mission
Statement of responsibility
an Enigma production ; directed by Roland Joffé ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; written by Robert Bolt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grn
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A powerful epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield a South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, 1986: Best film, Palme d'Or.
Cataloging source
MVP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Chris Menges ; editor, Jim Clark ; music, Ennio Morricone
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English and French language tracks ; includes dialogue in the Guaraní Indian language. Subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
PerformerNote
Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally, Aidan Quinn, Cherie Lunghi, Ronald Pickup, Chuck Low, Liam Neeson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1952-
  • 1945-
  • 1935-2005
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • McAnally, Ray
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Lunghi, Cherie
  • Pickup, Ronald
  • Low, Chuck
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Ghia, Fernando
  • Puttnam, David
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Enigma (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guarani Indians
  • Guarani Indians
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The Mission, an Enigma production ; directed by Roland Joffé ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; written by Robert Bolt, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 film
  • Special features: commentary by director ; cast/director/writer film highlights ; theatrical trailer ; bonus documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52283425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (125 min.)
Isbn
9780790775586
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392349722
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 772937
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Mission, an Enigma production ; directed by Roland Joffé ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; written by Robert Bolt, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 film
  • Special features: commentary by director ; cast/director/writer film highlights ; theatrical trailer ; bonus documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52283425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (125 min.)
Isbn
9780790775586
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392349722
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 772937
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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