The Resource Croupier, Film 4 ; Channel Four Films ; in association with Filmstiftung NRW, WDR, La Sept Cinéma, Arte, and Canal + ; a Little Bird and Tatfilm production ; in association with Compagnie des Phares & Balises ; directed by Mike Hodges ; producer, Jonathan Cavendish ; written by Paul Mayersberg

Croupier, Film 4 ; Channel Four Films ; in association with Filmstiftung NRW, WDR, La Sept Cinéma, Arte, and Canal + ; a Little Bird and Tatfilm production ; in association with Compagnie des Phares & Balises ; directed by Mike Hodges ; producer, Jonathan Cavendish ; written by Paul Mayersberg

Label
Croupier
Title
Croupier
Statement of responsibility
Film 4 ; Channel Four Films ; in association with Filmstiftung NRW, WDR, La Sept Cinéma, Arte, and Canal + ; a Little Bird and Tatfilm production ; in association with Compagnie des Phares & Balises ; directed by Mike Hodges ; producer, Jonathan Cavendish ; written by Paul Mayersberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
London's gambling world is the setting where aspiring writer Jack Manfred, suffering from writer's block, takes a job as a croupier to support his art. Knowing the dangers of the cards, Jack is adamant about remaining a professional outsider, but the temptations of the game inevitably swallow him deeper than he could have ever anticipated
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Garfath ; editor, Les Healey ; music, Simon Fisher Turner
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Alex Kingston, Gina McKee, Kate Hardie, Nicholas Ball
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
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  • Mayersberg, Paul
  • Hodges, Mike
  • Owen, Clive
  • Kingston, Alex
  • McKee, Gina
  • Hardie, Kate
  • Ball, Nicholas
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Channel Four Films (Firm)
  • Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH
  • Westdeutscher Rundfunk
  • Sept Cinéma (Firm)
  • Association relative à la télévision européenne
  • Studio Canal+
  • Little Bird (Firm)
  • Tatfilm (Firm)
  • Compagnie des Phares et Balises
  • Hen's Tooth Video (Firm)
Runtime
95
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  • Authors
  • Gambling
  • Casinos
  • Casinos
Technique
live action
Label
Croupier, Film 4 ; Channel Four Films ; in association with Filmstiftung NRW, WDR, La Sept Cinéma, Arte, and Canal + ; a Little Bird and Tatfilm production ; in association with Compagnie des Phares & Balises ; directed by Mike Hodges ; producer, Jonathan Cavendish ; written by Paul Mayersberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
759731415729
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4157
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930416698
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby digital mono. 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Croupier, Film 4 ; Channel Four Films ; in association with Filmstiftung NRW, WDR, La Sept Cinéma, Arte, and Canal + ; a Little Bird and Tatfilm production ; in association with Compagnie des Phares & Balises ; directed by Mike Hodges ; producer, Jonathan Cavendish ; written by Paul Mayersberg
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
759731415729
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4157
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930416698
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby digital mono. 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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