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The Resource A better tomorrow, Atlas International presents ; Cinema City Co. Ltd. presents a Film Workshop Co. Ltd. production ; Tsui Hark presents ; a John Woo film ; screenplay by Chan Hing Kai, Leung Suk Wah ; produced by Tsui Hark ; directed by John Woo, (videorecording)

A better tomorrow, Atlas International presents ; Cinema City Co. Ltd. presents a Film Workshop Co. Ltd. production ; Tsui Hark presents ; a John Woo film ; screenplay by Chan Hing Kai, Leung Suk Wah ; produced by Tsui Hark ; directed by John Woo, (videorecording)

Label
A better tomorrow
Title
A better tomorrow
Statement of responsibility
Atlas International presents ; Cinema City Co. Ltd. presents a Film Workshop Co. Ltd. production ; Tsui Hark presents ; a John Woo film ; screenplay by Chan Hing Kai, Leung Suk Wah ; produced by Tsui Hark ; directed by John Woo
Title variation
Ying xiong ben se
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
A gangster is caught between loyalty to his down-and-out partner and to his rookie-cop younger brother
Cataloging source
NPC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Wong Wing Hung ; English dialogue and post production, JBTV London
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In Cantonese or dubbed in English with optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B488 2001
PerformerNote
Chow Yun Fat, Ti Lung, Leslie Cheung, Emily Chu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1950-
  • 1946-
  • 1956-2003
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woo, John
  • Tsui, Hark
  • Akuan
  • Liang, Shuhua
  • Chow, Yun-fat
  • Di, Long
  • Cheung, Leslie
  • Zhu, Baoyi
  • Atlas International (Firm)
  • Cinema City Co. Ltd
  • Film Workshop (Firm)
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Brothers
  • Counterfeits and counterfeiting
  • Brothers
  • Counterfeits and counterfeiting
  • Gangsters
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
A better tomorrow, Atlas International presents ; Cinema City Co. Ltd. presents a Film Workshop Co. Ltd. production ; Tsui Hark presents ; a John Woo film ; screenplay by Chan Hing Kai, Leung Suk Wah ; produced by Tsui Hark ; directed by John Woo, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: Theatrical trailers in Cantonese and English; Talent bios
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
45824786
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131125894
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV11258
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45824786
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; widescreen presentation (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A better tomorrow, Atlas International presents ; Cinema City Co. Ltd. presents a Film Workshop Co. Ltd. production ; Tsui Hark presents ; a John Woo film ; screenplay by Chan Hing Kai, Leung Suk Wah ; produced by Tsui Hark ; directed by John Woo, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features include: Theatrical trailers in Cantonese and English; Talent bios
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
45824786
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131125894
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV11258
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45824786
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; widescreen presentation (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD

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