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The Resource A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office Inc. ; David Lean's film of ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed and edited by David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin

A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office Inc. ; David Lean's film of ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed and edited by David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin

Label
A passage to India
Title
A passage to India
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office Inc. ; David Lean's film of ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed and edited by David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Conductor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, is appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young woman
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Music, 1985.
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Passage to India (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Ernest Day ; music, Maurice Jarre
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG ; Canadian Home Video rating: PG
Language note
English, French and Spanish soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P37 2000
PerformerNote
Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee, Richard Wilson, Antonia Pemberton, Michael Culver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • 1934-
  • 1907-1991
  • 1956-
  • 1939-
  • 1914-2000
  • 1949-
  • 1936 July 9-
  • 1938-
  • 1927-2006
  • 1879-1970
  • 1923-2009
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  • Lean, David
  • Brabourne, John
  • Goodwin, Richard B.
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Davis, Judy
  • Fox, James
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Havers, Nigel
  • Banerjee, Victor
  • Wilson, Richard
  • Culver, Michael
  • Day, Ernest
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Rama Rau, Santha
  • E.M.I. Films
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
164
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  • Forster, E. M.
  • Rama Rau, Santha
  • British Occupation of India (1765-1947)
  • India
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
  • India
  • India
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
  • India
  • India
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office Inc. ; David Lean's film of ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed and edited by David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin
Instantiates
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster and the play by Santha Rama Rau
  • Special features: Reflections of David Lean ; bonus trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Digitally mastered anamorphic widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780767859868
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396058521
  • 00043396058521
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46843162
  • (OCoLC)ocm46843162
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; Region 1; widescreen 1.85:1; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office Inc. ; David Lean's film of ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed and edited by David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster and the play by Santha Rama Rau
  • Special features: Reflections of David Lean ; bonus trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Digitally mastered anamorphic widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780767859868
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396058521
  • 00043396058521
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46843162
  • (OCoLC)ocm46843162
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; Region 1; widescreen 1.85:1; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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