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The Resource An American crime, First Look Studios presents a First Look Pictures production ; a Killer Films/John Wells Production ; written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner ; directed by Tommy O'Haver

An American crime, First Look Studios presents a First Look Pictures production ; a Killer Films/John Wells Production ; written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner ; directed by Tommy O'Haver

Label
An American crime
Title
An American crime
Statement of responsibility
First Look Studios presents a First Look Pictures production ; a Killer Films/John Wells Production ; written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner ; directed by Tommy O'Haver
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The true story of a housewife who tortures two teenage sisters and abuses one to death, allowing her children and neighborhood kids to assist in the abuse
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Melissa Kent ; director of photography, Byron Shah
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong and disturbing depiction of child abuse and torture
Language note
English dialogue with English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
A445 2008
PerformerNote
Catherine Keener, Ellen Page, Bradley Whitford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Haver, Tommy
  • Turner, Irene
  • Keener, Catherine
  • Page, Ellen
  • Whitford, Bradley
  • Kent, Melissa
  • Shah, Byron
  • First Look Studios
  • First Look Pictures
  • Killer Films
  • John Wells Productions (Firm)
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baniszewski, Gertrude
  • Likens, Sylvia
  • Child abuse
  • Torture
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An American crime, First Look Studios presents a First Look Pictures production ; a Killer Films/John Wells Production ; written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner ; directed by Tommy O'Haver
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
228074263
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 minutes)
Isbn
9781592417681
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
687797114198
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FLP 11419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)228074263
System details
DVD, widescreen (16 x9 ); 5.1 Dolby Digital surround, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American crime, First Look Studios presents a First Look Pictures production ; a Killer Films/John Wells Production ; written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner ; directed by Tommy O'Haver
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
228074263
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 minutes)
Isbn
9781592417681
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
687797114198
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FLP 11419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)228074263
System details
DVD, widescreen (16 x9 ); 5.1 Dolby Digital surround, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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