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The Resource The mission, Warner Bros., Goldcrest and Kingsmere present ; an Enigma production in association with Fernando Ghia ; original story and screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)

The mission, Warner Bros., Goldcrest and Kingsmere present ; an Enigma production in association with Fernando Ghia ; original story and screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)

Label
The mission
Title
The mission
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros., Goldcrest and Kingsmere present ; an Enigma production in association with Fernando Ghia ; original story and screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Conductor
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • grn
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, 1986: Best film, Palme d'Or
Cataloging source
MVP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Chris Menges ; editor, Jim Clark ; music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Ennio Morricone
Intended audience
MPAA rated: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned. English or French dialogue, includes dialogue in the Guaraní Indian language, optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally, Aidan Quinn, Cherie Lunghi, Ronald Pickup, Chuck Low, Liam Neeson ... [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-2005
  • 1941-
  • 1945-
  • 1948-
  • 1952-
  • 1937-
  • 1940-
  • 1931-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Ghia, Fernando
  • Puttnam, David
  • Joffé, Roland
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • McAnally, Ray
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Lunghi, Cherie
  • Pickup, Ronald
  • Low, Chuck
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Menges, Chris
  • Clark, James
  • Morricone, Ennio
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Goldcrest Films and Television
  • Kingsmere Productions
  • Enigma (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guarani Indians
  • Guarani Indians
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The mission, Warner Bros., Goldcrest and Kingsmere present ; an Enigma production in association with Fernando Ghia ; original story and screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Cast & crew, commentary, awards, theatrical trailer (Disc 1); bonus documentary, Omnibus, on the Waunana Indians who portrayed the film's Guarani Indians (Disc 2)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. The Mission -- Disc 2. Omnibus : the Mission
Control code
52283425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (125 min.)
Isbn
9780790775586
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392349722
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52283425
System details
DVD, letterbox widescreen format; Dolby Digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The mission, Warner Bros., Goldcrest and Kingsmere present ; an Enigma production in association with Fernando Ghia ; original story and screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced by Fernando Ghia and David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Cast & crew, commentary, awards, theatrical trailer (Disc 1); bonus documentary, Omnibus, on the Waunana Indians who portrayed the film's Guarani Indians (Disc 2)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. The Mission -- Disc 2. Omnibus : the Mission
Control code
52283425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (125 min.)
Isbn
9780790775586
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392349722
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52283425
System details
DVD, letterbox widescreen format; Dolby Digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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