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The Resource The insider, presented by Touchstone Pictures ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Jan Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann, (videorecording)

The insider, presented by Touchstone Pictures ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Jan Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann, (videorecording)

Label
The insider
Title
The insider
Statement of responsibility
presented by Touchstone Pictures ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Jan Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 Minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti; editors, William Goldenberg, Paul Rubell, David Rosembloom; music, Lisa Gerrard, Pieter Bourke
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall, Lindsay Crouse
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mann, Michael
  • Pacino, Al
  • Crowe, Russell
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Venora, Diane
  • Hall, Philip Baker
  • Crouse, Lindsay
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Forward Pass Productions
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
158
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tobacco industry
  • Whistle blowing
  • Television journalists
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The insider, presented by Touchstone Pictures ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Jan Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the Vanity fair article: The man who knew too much / by Marie Brenner
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 158 minutes)
Isbn
9780788820595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951007391
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
19298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lb 90000528
  • 807719
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The insider, presented by Touchstone Pictures ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Jan Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the Vanity fair article: The man who knew too much / by Marie Brenner
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 158 minutes)
Isbn
9780788820595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951007391
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
19298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lb 90000528
  • 807719
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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