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The Resource Whose life is it anyway?, Turner Entertainment Co. and SLM Entertainment, Ltd. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Cooney-Schute production ; a John Badham film ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham, (videorecording)

Whose life is it anyway?, Turner Entertainment Co. and SLM Entertainment, Ltd. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Cooney-Schute production ; a John Badham film ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham, (videorecording)

Label
Whose life is it anyway?
Title
Whose life is it anyway?
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. and SLM Entertainment, Ltd. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Cooney-Schute production ; a John Badham film ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mario Tosi ; music, Arthur B. Rubinstein ; production designer, Gene Callahan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
W4674 2007
PerformerNote
Richard Dreyfuss, John Cassavetes, Christine Lahti, Bob Balaban
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-1989
  • 1939-
  • 1932-
  • 1911-2004
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dreyfuss, Richard
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Lahti, Christine
  • Balaban, Bob
  • Badham, John
  • Schute, Martin C
  • Cooney, Ray
  • Clark, Brian
  • Rose, Reginald
  • Bachmann, Lawrence P.
  • Tosi, Mario
  • Rubinstein, Arthur B
  • Clark, Brian
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • SLM Entertainment, Ltd
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quadriplegics
  • Right to die
  • Right to die
  • Terminal care
  • Hospitals
  • Medical ethics
Technique
live action
Label
Whose life is it anyway?, Turner Entertainment Co. and SLM Entertainment, Ltd. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Cooney-Schute production ; a John Badham film ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the stage play by Brian Clark
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: commentary by director John Badham and composer Arthur B. Rubinstein ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn131452907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9781419845079
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569795532
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
79553
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 925723
  • (OCoLC)131452907
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Whose life is it anyway?, Turner Entertainment Co. and SLM Entertainment, Ltd. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Cooney-Schute production ; a John Badham film ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the stage play by Brian Clark
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: commentary by director John Badham and composer Arthur B. Rubinstein ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn131452907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9781419845079
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569795532
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
79553
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 925723
  • (OCoLC)131452907
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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