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The Resource The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Central Motion Pictures Corporation production in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film, (videorecording)

The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Central Motion Pictures Corporation production in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film, (videorecording)

Label
The wedding banquet
Title
The wedding banquet
Statement of responsibility
the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Central Motion Pictures Corporation production in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film
Title variation
Xi yan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comedy about the age-old conflict between parents and their children. In New York, the Taiwanese half of a gay couple hopes to end his parents' matchmaking by announcing that he's engaged. What he doesn't count on is that they'll fly in to meet the bride and plan the nuptials!
Cataloging source
RCL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee ; composer, Mader ; editor, Tim Squyres ; director of photography, Jong Lin
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • English & Mandarin; English, French & Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W4151
PerformerNote
Ah-Leh Gua, Sihung Lung, May Chin, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1959-
  • 1953-
  • 1944-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Ang
  • Hope, Ted
  • Schamus, James
  • Feng, Guangyuan
  • Gui, Yalei
  • Lung, Sihung
  • Chin, May
  • Chao, Winston
  • Lichtenstein, Mitchell
  • Samuel Goldwyn Co
  • Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
  • Good Machine (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Gay couples
  • Taiwanese
  • Taiwanese
  • Taiwanese Americans
  • Gay men
  • Interethnic dating
  • Chinese
  • Illegal aliens
Technique
live action
Label
The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Central Motion Pictures Corporation production in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "A forbidden passion" featurette with director/co-writer Ang Lee and producer/co-writer James Schamus ; theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm56125373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792860792
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616906915
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 778949
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital; Screen format: 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1); original English & Mandarin: mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents a Central Motion Pictures Corporation production in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "A forbidden passion" featurette with director/co-writer Ang Lee and producer/co-writer James Schamus ; theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm56125373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792860792
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616906915
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 778949
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital; Screen format: 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1); original English & Mandarin: mono
Video recording format
DVD

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