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The Resource Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo : Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production, a Kevin Reynolds film ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds

Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo : Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production, a Kevin Reynolds film ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds

Label
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo : Le Comte de Monte Cristo
Title
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo
Title remainder
Le Comte de Monte Cristo
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production, a Kevin Reynolds film ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds
Title variation
  • Count of Monte Cristo
  • Le Comte de Monte Cristo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editors, Stephen Semel, Chris Womack ; music, Edward Shearmur ; costume designer, Tom Rand ; production designer, Mark Geraghty
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English or French dialogue, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris, James Frain, Dagmara Dominczyk, Michael Wincott, Luis Guzman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1968-
  • 1967-
  • 1930-2002
  • 1976-
  • 1959-
  • 1802-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birnbaum, Roger
  • Barber, Gary
  • Glickman, Jonathan
  • Wolpert, Jay
  • Reynolds, Kevin
  • Caviezel, Jim
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Harris, Richard
  • Frain, James
  • Dominczyk, Dagmara
  • Wincott, Michael
  • Guzmán, Luis
  • Dunn, Andrew
  • Semel, Stephen
  • Womack, Chris
  • Shearmur, Edward
  • Rand, Tom
  • Geraghty, Mark
  • Dumas, Alexandre
  • Spyglass Entertainment (Firm)
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • False imprisonment
  • Escapes
  • Treasure troves
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo : Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production, a Kevin Reynolds film ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alexander Dumas
  • Special features: commentary by Kevin Reynolds; theatrical trailer; The Pen (feature on Alexandre Dumas); adapting a classic (screenwriting feature); The Napoleonic World (production design feature); The Clash Of Steel (fight choreography feature); deleted scenes; sword choreography; the final duel; layer by layer sound design; Edmonds escape
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Isbn
9780788838125
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936165395
  • 786936192896
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
24019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50411194
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo : Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production, a Kevin Reynolds film ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alexander Dumas
  • Special features: commentary by Kevin Reynolds; theatrical trailer; The Pen (feature on Alexandre Dumas); adapting a classic (screenwriting feature); The Napoleonic World (production design feature); The Clash Of Steel (fight choreography feature); deleted scenes; sword choreography; the final duel; layer by layer sound design; Edmonds escape
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Isbn
9780788838125
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936165395
  • 786936192896
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
24019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50411194
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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