Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Title:
The conversation [Motion picture : 1974] [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures ; The Directors Company presents ; written, produced & directed by Francis Ford Coppola ; co-producer, Fred Roos.
Publisher, Date:
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Entertainment, 2010.
Description:
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: PG.
Subjects:
Electronic surveillance -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Genre:
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
National Film Registry.
Other Author:
Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-
Roos, Fred.
Hackman, Gene.
Williams, Cindy, 1947 Aug. 22-
Forrest, Frederic.
Ford, Harrison, 1942-
Cazale, John, 1936-1978.
Garfield, Allen, 1939-
Shire, David.
Directors Company.
Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Other Title:
Container title : Francis Ford Coppola's The conversation
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Editor, Walter Murch ; music, David Shire ; director of photography, Bill Butler.
Gene Hackman, Cindy Williams, Frederic Forrest, Harrison Ford, John Cazale, Allen Garfield.
DVD, widescreen, 5.1 Dolby Digital audio (English), monaural Dolby Digital audio (French).
English or French; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Named to the National Film Registry in 1995 by the Library of Congress.
Nominee, Best Picture (Francis Ford Coppola), Best Sound (Walter Murch, Art Rochester), Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Francis Ford Coppola), 1975 Academy Awards (U.S.A.).
Contents:
Special features: Optional audio feature commentaries by Francis Ford Coppola and Walter Murch -- "Close-up on The conversation" featurette -- original theatrical trailer.
Publisher Number:
28613
Other Number:
656904192
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
724818
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
0
# System items in:
0
Medium:
[videorecording]