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The Resource A star is born, Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson

A star is born, Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson

Label
A star is born
Title
A star is born
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Rock star John Norman Howard has noticed that his career has begun to decline. Too many years of concerts, bad managers and life on the road have made him cynical. Then he meets the innocent, pure and very talented singer Esther Hoffman. John shows Esther the way to stardom while forsaking his own career. As they fall in love, her success only makes his decline even more apparent
Awards note
  • Academy Award for Best Original Song.
  • Winner of 5 Golden Globe Awards, including Best Picture, Actress and Actor (Musical/Comedy), Best Original Song.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Dialogue in English (Dolby surround 5.1) with optional French (Dolby mono.) soundtrack; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
S737 2006
PerformerNote
Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson
Runtime
140
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A star is born, Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976
  • Based on a story by William Wellman and Robert Carson
  • Special features: Commentary by Barbra Streisand; additional scenes; wardrobe tests, trailer gallery
  • Original music by Roger Kellaway
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790792330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393353629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33536
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76175090
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0075265
  • (OCoLC)ocn664009240
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A star is born, Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976
  • Based on a story by William Wellman and Robert Carson
  • Special features: Commentary by Barbra Streisand; additional scenes; wardrobe tests, trailer gallery
  • Original music by Roger Kellaway
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790792330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393353629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33536
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76175090
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0075265
  • (OCoLC)ocn664009240
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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