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The Resource The elephant man, Paramount Pictures presents a Brooksfilms production ; screenplay, Christopher DeVore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; directed by David Lynch

The elephant man, Paramount Pictures presents a Brooksfilms production ; screenplay, Christopher DeVore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; directed by David Lynch

Label
The elephant man
Title
The elephant man
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Brooksfilms production ; screenplay, Christopher DeVore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; directed by David Lynch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the tragic true story of John (Joseph Carey) Merrick, whose unusual deformities made him a kind of living curio in Victorian England
Related
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Anne V. Coates ; music, John Morris
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
PerformerNote
Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Freddie Jones
Runtime
124
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The elephant man, Paramount Pictures presents a Brooksfilms production ; screenplay, Christopher DeVore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; directed by David Lynch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the Elephant Man and other reminiscences by Sir Frederick Treves and in part on The Elephant Man, a study in human dignity, by Ashley Montague."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (124 min.)
Isbn
9780792113782
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
LV 1347
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0080678
  • (OCoLC)ocn373378747
System details
Laserdisc (CLV), stereo, extended play
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The elephant man, Paramount Pictures presents a Brooksfilms production ; screenplay, Christopher DeVore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; directed by David Lynch
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the Elephant Man and other reminiscences by Sir Frederick Treves and in part on The Elephant Man, a study in human dignity, by Ashley Montague."
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (124 min.)
Isbn
9780792113782
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
LV 1347
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0080678
  • (OCoLC)ocn373378747
System details
Laserdisc (CLV), stereo, extended play
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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