The Resource Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)

Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)

Label
Empire of the sun
Title
Empire of the sun
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
A young British boy's noble spirit allows him to survive the hardships of a Japanese prison camp in World War II
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Allen Daviau ; production design, Norman Reynolds ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French, Spanish Portugues, Japanese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean
PerformerNote
John Malkovich, Christian Bale, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1974-
  • 1930-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Bale, Christian
  • Malkovich, John
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • Ballard, J. G.
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
152
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Boys
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 152 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929102983
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000117097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00095097
  • 696422
System details
DVD (double sided) ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 152 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929102983
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000117097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00095097
  • 696422
System details
DVD (double sided) ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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