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The Resource The two Jakes, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Jack Nicholson, (videorecording)

The two Jakes, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Jack Nicholson, (videorecording)

Label
The two Jakes
Title
The two Jakes
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Jack Nicholson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
Summary
In this sequel to Chinatown, it is 1948 Los Angeles and private investigator Jake Gittes must solve a case of suspected adultery-turned-murder that's tied to a grab for oil and to Jake's own past
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Van Dyke Parks ; director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editing, Anne Goursaud
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English, French, Spanish or Portuguese dialogue ; optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese
  • Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe, Eli Wallach, Rubén Blades, Frederic Forrest, Joe Mantell, Perry Lopez, David Keith, Tracey Walter, James Hong, Richard Farnsworth
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2014
  • 1915-2010
  • 1929-2008
  • 1954-
  • 1942-
  • 1920-2000
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Keitel, Harvey
  • Tilly, Meg
  • Stowe, Madeleine
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Blades, Rubén
  • Forrest, Frederic
  • Mantell, Joe
  • Lopez, Perry
  • Keith, David
  • Walter, Tracey
  • Hong, James
  • Farnsworth, Richard
  • Evans, Robert
  • Schneider, Harold
  • Towne, Robert
  • Zsigmond, Vilmos
  • Parks, Van Dyke
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount DVD (Firm)
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Adultery
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
The two Jakes, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Jack Nicholson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990
  • Sequel to: Chinatown
  • Special features: featurette with Jack Nicholson: Jack on Jakes ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn180772481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781415734193
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361309743
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1667540
  • (OCoLC)180772481
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen ; Dolby Digital 5.1 ; 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The two Jakes, [presented by] Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Jack Nicholson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990
  • Sequel to: Chinatown
  • Special features: featurette with Jack Nicholson: Jack on Jakes ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn180772481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781415734193
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361309743
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1667540
  • (OCoLC)180772481
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen ; Dolby Digital 5.1 ; 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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