The Resource Bob Roberts, Paramount Pictures presents with Miramax Films a Polygram/Working Title production in association with Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson and Artisan Entertainment ; a film by Tim Robbins ; writer/director, Tim Robbins ; producer, Forrest Murray, (videorecording DVD)

Bob Roberts, Paramount Pictures presents with Miramax Films a Polygram/Working Title production in association with Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson and Artisan Entertainment ; a film by Tim Robbins ; writer/director, Tim Robbins ; producer, Forrest Murray, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Bob Roberts
Title
Bob Roberts
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents with Miramax Films a Polygram/Working Title production in association with Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson and Artisan Entertainment ; a film by Tim Robbins ; writer/director, Tim Robbins ; producer, Forrest Murray
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A satirical comedy in which a British documentary crew follows a radical folksinger turned senatorial candidate as he blends singing, music videos and scandal on the campaign trail
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jean LePine ; editor, Lisa Churgin ; music, David Robbins ; songs, David Robbins, Tim Robbins
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tim Robbins, Giancarlo Esposito, Ray Wise, Gore Vidal, John Cusack, Peter Gallagher, Alan Rickman, Susan Sarandon, James Spader, Fred Ward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1925-2012
  • 1947-
  • 1966-
  • 1955-
  • 1946-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Murray, Forrest
  • Esposito, Giancarlo
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Wise, Ray
  • Cusack, John
  • Gallagher, Peter
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Spader, James
  • Ward, Fred
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political campaigns
  • Elections
  • Politicians
  • Political ballads and songs
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Bob Roberts, Paramount Pictures presents with Miramax Films a Polygram/Working Title production in association with Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson and Artisan Entertainment ; a film by Tim Robbins ; writer/director, Tim Robbins ; producer, Forrest Murray, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: commentary with Tim Robbins; commentary with Tim Robbins and Gore Vidal; commentary with political editors Alex Cockburn and Jeffrey St. Clair; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; TV spots; photo gallery; cast and crew information; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236114888
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11488
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm50096094
System details
DVD; Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bob Roberts, Paramount Pictures presents with Miramax Films a Polygram/Working Title production in association with Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson and Artisan Entertainment ; a film by Tim Robbins ; writer/director, Tim Robbins ; producer, Forrest Murray, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: commentary with Tim Robbins; commentary with Tim Robbins and Gore Vidal; commentary with political editors Alex Cockburn and Jeffrey St. Clair; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; TV spots; photo gallery; cast and crew information; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236114888
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11488
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm50096094
System details
DVD; Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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