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The Resource Five easy pieces, Columbia ; a BBS production ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; story by Bob Rafelson and Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (DVD)

Five easy pieces, Columbia ; a BBS production ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; story by Bob Rafelson and Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (DVD)

Label
Five easy pieces
Title
Five easy pieces
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; a BBS production ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; story by Bob Rafelson and Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson
Title variation
5 easy pieces
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Character study of a talented pianist who has given up a promising career and now works on oil rigs. After 20 years he returns home to his father's deathbed, perhaps to reconcile himself with his fear of failure and desire for greatness
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Laszlo Kovacs ; film editors, Christopher Holmes, Gerald Shepard ; piano, Pearl Kaufman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English with subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Susan Anspach, Lois Smith, Billy "Green" Bush, Irene Dailey, Toni Basil, Lorna Thayer, Richard Stahl ; introducing Helena Kallianiotes, William Challee, John Ryan, Fannie Flagg, Marlena MacGuire, Sally Ann Struthers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-2013
  • 1939-
  • 1930-
  • 1919-2005
  • 1932-2006
  • 1904-1989
  • 1936-2007
  • 1933-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rafelson, Bob
  • Wechsler, Richard
  • Joyce, Adrien
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Black, Karen
  • Anspach, Susan
  • Smith, Lois
  • Bush, Billy
  • Dailey, Irene
  • Basil, Toni
  • Thayer, Lorna
  • Stahl, Richard
  • Kallianiotes, Helena
  • Challee, William
  • Ryan, John
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • MacGuire, Marlena
  • Struthers, Sally
  • Kovacs, Laszlo
  • Holmes, Christopher
  • Shepard, Gerald
  • BBS Productions
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Father and child
  • Reconciliation
  • Pianists
  • Father and child
  • Pianists
  • Reconciliation
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Five easy pieces, Columbia ; a BBS production ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; story by Bob Rafelson and Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Features include: bonus trailer; production notes; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation
Control code
ocm43452652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780767828055
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396096592
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
09659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
System control number
(OCoLC)43452652
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video; side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Five easy pieces, Columbia ; a BBS production ; screen play by Adrien Joyce ; story by Bob Rafelson and Adrien Joyce ; produced by Bob Rafelson, Richard Wechsler ; directed by Bob Rafelson, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Features include: bonus trailer; production notes; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation
Control code
ocm43452652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780767828055
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396096592
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
09659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
System control number
(OCoLC)43452652
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video; side A widescreen presentation, side B full screen presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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