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The Resource A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises production, (videorecording)

A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises production, (videorecording)

Label
A civil action
Title
A civil action
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A high-priced personal injury attorney represents eight families whose children died of leukemia after large corporations let toxic waste leak into the water supply in the Boston area. He puts his career, reputation and all that he owns on the line for the rights of his clients
Cataloging source
IJV
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Scott Rudin, Robert Redford, Rachel Pfeffer ; screenplay/director, Steven Zaillian ; photographer, Conrad L. Hall ; editor, Wayne Wahrman ; music, Danny Elfman
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Stephen Fry, James Gandolfini, Dan Hedaya, Zeljko Ivanek, John Lithgow, William H. Macy, Kathleen Quinlan, Tony Shalhoub
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1957-
  • 1957-
  • 1945-
  • 1950-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Travolta, John
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Fry, Stephen
  • Gandolfini, James
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Ivanek, Željko
  • Lithgow, John
  • Macy, William H.
  • Quinlan, Kathleen
  • Shalhoub, Tony
  • Harr, Jonathan
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Wildwood Enterprises
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anderson, Anne
  • Schlichtmann, Jan
  • W.R. Grace & Co.
  • Trials (Toxic torts)
  • Groundwater
  • Drinking water
  • Liability for water pollution damages
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Jonathan Harr
  • Originally produced as motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
41792289
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (115 min.)
Isbn
9780788814181
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15986
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
A civil action, Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Wildwood Enterprises production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Jonathan Harr
  • Originally produced as motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
41792289
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (115 min.)
Isbn
9780788814181
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15986
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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