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The Resource American splendor, HBO Films in association with Fine Line Features presents a Good Machine production, (DVD)

American splendor, HBO Films in association with Fine Line Features presents a Good Machine production, (DVD)

Label
American splendor
Title
American splendor
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films in association with Fine Line Features presents a Good Machine production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pekar is a frustrated file clerk working at the local V.A. Hospital. He is also a comic book fan who befriends the young illustrator Robert Crumb and is soon inspired to create comic books based on his own life, entitled "American splendor." Along his bumpy journey he meets, marries and falls in love with Joyce, an admiring comic book seller
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Ted Hope ; writers/directors, Robert Pulcini, Shari Springer Berman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis, Judah Friedlander, James Urbaniak, Earl Billings, James McCaffrey, Maggie Moore, Vivienne Benesch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1967-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pulcini, Robert
  • Berman, Shari Springer
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Davis, Hope
  • Friedlander, Judah
  • Urbaniak, James
  • Pekar, Harvey
  • Brabner, Joyce
  • HBO Films
  • Fine Line Features
  • Good Machine (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pekar, Harvey
  • Brabner, Joyce
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Illustrators
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Biographical films
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
American splendor, HBO Films in association with Fine Line Features presents a Good Machine production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rated R
  • Videodisc release of the 2003 motion picture
  • Based on the comic book series "American splendor" by Harvey Pekar and "Our cancer year" by Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner
  • Special features: Audio commentary with directors and cast including Harvey Pekar ; "Road to Splendor" featurette ; "American splendor" music by Eytan Mirsky ; Trailer ; DVD-ROM features and Website downloads
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53279656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780783123875
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359203121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92031
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADH-2139
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American splendor, HBO Films in association with Fine Line Features presents a Good Machine production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Rated R
  • Videodisc release of the 2003 motion picture
  • Based on the comic book series "American splendor" by Harvey Pekar and "Our cancer year" by Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner
  • Special features: Audio commentary with directors and cast including Harvey Pekar ; "Road to Splendor" featurette ; "American splendor" music by Eytan Mirsky ; Trailer ; DVD-ROM features and Website downloads
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53279656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780783123875
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359203121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92031
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADH-2139
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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