The Resource The king of comedy, Embassy Pictures International ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)

The king of comedy, Embassy Pictures International ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)

Label
The king of comedy
Title
The king of comedy
Statement of responsibility
Embassy Pictures International ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Fred Schuler ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; music, Robbie Robertson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Includes audio tracks in English, French and Spanish with subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Robert DeNiro, Jerry Lewis, Tony Randall, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abbott, Diahnne
  • Bernhard, Sandra
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Zimmerman, Paul D
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Randall, Tony
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Embassy International Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Stand-up comedy
  • Kidnapping
  • Ransom
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The king of comedy, Embassy Pictures International ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03894
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90073559
  • 732520
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king of comedy, Embassy Pictures International ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03894
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90073559
  • 732520
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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