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The Resource The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker

The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker

Label
The onion field
Title
The onion field
Statement of responsibility
a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A true story about a case that changed LAPD policies forever. Two plainclothes LAPD officers were abducted and one was brutally executed, the other escaped. The criminals managed to drag the justice process on for years
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles Rosher ; music, Emuir Deodato
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; special features contain unrated material
Language note
English dialog, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
O55 2002
PerformerNote
John Savage, James Woods, Franklyn Seales, Ronny Cox, Ted Danson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1947-
  • 1952-1990
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coblenz, Walter
  • Becker, Harold
  • Savage, John
  • Woods, James
  • Seales, Franklyn
  • Cox, Ronny
  • Danson, Ted
  • Deodato, Eumir
  • Wambaugh, Joseph
  • Black Marble Productions
  • Embassy Pictures Corp
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Police murders
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features: "Ring of Truth" documentary; audio commentary with director Harold Becker; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56043839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 minutes)
Isbn
9780792853367
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879035
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56043839
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The onion field, a Black Marble Production ; an Embassy Pictures release ; produced by Walter Coblenz ; screenplay by Joseph Wambaugh ; directed by Harold Becker
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features: "Ring of Truth" documentary; audio commentary with director Harold Becker; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56043839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 minutes)
Isbn
9780792853367
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879035
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56043839
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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