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The Resource The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; a Martin Scorsese film ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese

The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; a Martin Scorsese film ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese

Label
The king of comedy
Title
The king of comedy
Statement of responsibility
Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; a Martin Scorsese film ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Film distributor
Film editor
Producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine
Cataloging source
EHI
Characteristic
videorecording
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King of comedy (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Production designer, Boris Leven ; music, Robbie Robertson ; director of photography, Fred Schuler ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English, with optional French and Spanish audio; English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K554 2002
PerformerNote
Robert DeNiro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard, Tony Randall
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  • 1940-
  • 1926-2017
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  • Scorsese, Martin.
  • Milchan, Arnon.
  • Greenhut, Robert.
  • Zimmerman, Paul D.
  • Schuler, Fred
  • Robertson, Robbie.
  • Schoonmaker, Thelma.
  • Levin, Boris.
  • De Niro, Robert.
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Abbott, Diahnne.
  • Bernhard, Sandra.
  • Randall, Tony.
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Embassy International Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
109
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  • Celebrities
  • Comedians
  • Television talk show hosts
  • Kidnapping
  • Celebridades
  • Cómicos
  • Celebrities
  • Comedians
  • Kidnapping
  • Television talk show hosts
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; a Martin Scorsese film ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
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
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen presented in a letterbox format -- "A shot at the top" making of featurette -- Still gallery -- Thetrical trailer and TV spot -- Language: English stereo ; English mono ; French mono ; Spanish mono -- Subtitles: English, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51489870
  • (OCoLC)ocm51489870
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; a Martin Scorsese film ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1982
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
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
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen presented in a letterbox format -- "A shot at the top" making of featurette -- Still gallery -- Thetrical trailer and TV spot -- Language: English stereo ; English mono ; French mono ; Spanish mono -- Subtitles: English, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51489870
  • (OCoLC)ocm51489870
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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