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The Resource A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; directed by Steven Zaillian., (videorecording /)

A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; directed by Steven Zaillian., (videorecording /)

Label
A civil action
Title
A civil action
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; directed by Steven Zaillian.
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle ... one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Danny Elfman ; director of photography, Conrad L. Hall; edited by Wayne Wahrman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English or French soundtrack, with English closed captioning
LC call number
PN1995.9.T75
LC item number
C58 1998
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Tony Shalhoub, William H. Macy, Zeljko Ivanek, Bruce Norris, John Lithgow, Kathleen Quinlan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
  • 1945-
  • 1950-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Redford, Robert
  • Pfeffer, Rachel
  • Harr, Jonathan
  • Travolta, John
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Lithgow, John
  • Macy, William H.
  • Quinlan, Kathleen
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Wildwood Enterprises
  • Scott Rudin Productions
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anderson, Anne
  • Schlichtmann, Jan
  • W.R. Grace & Co.
  • Trials (Toxic torts)
  • Groundwater
  • Drinking water
  • Liability for water pollution damages
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; directed by Steven Zaillian., (videorecording /)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jonathan Harr
  • Includes theatrical trailer and production featurette
Color
multicolored
Contents
Special features: Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) -- Dolby Digital 5.1 audio -- French language track -- Production featurette -- Theatrical trailer -- Chapter search
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780788816024
Isbn Type
:
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951001917
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16790
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52391160
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; directed by Steven Zaillian., (videorecording /)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jonathan Harr
  • Includes theatrical trailer and production featurette
Color
multicolored
Contents
Special features: Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) -- Dolby Digital 5.1 audio -- French language track -- Production featurette -- Theatrical trailer -- Chapter search
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780788816024
Isbn Type
:
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951001917
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16790
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52391160
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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