Coverart for item
The Resource Gangster no. 1, FilmFour presents a Pagoda Film production in association with Road Movies Filmproduktion with the participation of British Screen, BSKYB and Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg, a Paul McGuigan film ; producers, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish ; screenplay writer, Johnny Ferguson ; director, Paul McGuigan

Gangster no. 1, FilmFour presents a Pagoda Film production in association with Road Movies Filmproduktion with the participation of British Screen, BSKYB and Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg, a Paul McGuigan film ; producers, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish ; screenplay writer, Johnny Ferguson ; director, Paul McGuigan

Label
Gangster no. 1
Title
Gangster no. 1
Statement of responsibility
FilmFour presents a Pagoda Film production in association with Road Movies Filmproduktion with the participation of British Screen, BSKYB and Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg, a Paul McGuigan film ; producers, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish ; screenplay writer, Johnny Ferguson ; director, Paul McGuigan
Title variation
Gangster number one
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles the bloody, single-minded climb of a crime lord to power. Enter the psyche of an unrepentant mobster who slugs, claws and kills his way to the top. But when he learns that a former mentor he put in prison is about to get out, this self-made mobster must now face a man whose life he ruined ... and confront the twisted remnants of his own demented conscience as well
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Sova ; editor, Andrew Hulme ; music composer, John Dankworth ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; production designer, Richard Bridgland
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal violence, pervasive language, and brief drug use and nudity
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Malcolm McDowell, David Thewlis, Paul Bettany, Saffron Burrows, Kenneth Cranham, Jamie Foreman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1963-
  • 1971-
  • 1944-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyman, Norma
  • Cavendish, Jonathan
  • Ferguson, Johnny
  • McGuigan, Paul
  • McDowell, Malcolm
  • Thewlis, David
  • Bettany, Paul
  • Burrows, Saffron
  • Cranham, Kenneth
  • Foreman, Jamie
  • Sova, Peter
  • Hulme, Andrew
  • Dankworth, John
  • Temime, Jany
  • Bridgland, Richard
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Pagoda Film (Firm)
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • British Screen
  • British Sky Broadcasting
  • Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Organized crime
  • Gangsters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Gangster no. 1, FilmFour presents a Pagoda Film production in association with Road Movies Filmproduktion with the participation of British Screen, BSKYB and Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg, a Paul McGuigan film ; producers, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish ; screenplay writer, Johnny Ferguson ; director, Paul McGuigan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: widescreen (16x9 ; 1.85:1) and full screen presentations; making-of featurette; deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Paul McGuigan; TV spot; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
817923
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792852940
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879639
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003842
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MGM1003842D
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 817923
  • (OCoLC)50774172
System details
DVD, 5.1 surround, Dolby digital, NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gangster no. 1, FilmFour presents a Pagoda Film production in association with Road Movies Filmproduktion with the participation of British Screen, BSKYB and Filmboard Berlin Brandenberg, a Paul McGuigan film ; producers, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish ; screenplay writer, Johnny Ferguson ; director, Paul McGuigan
Publication
Note
Special features: widescreen (16x9 ; 1.85:1) and full screen presentations; making-of featurette; deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Paul McGuigan; TV spot; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
817923
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792852940
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616879639
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003842
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MGM1003842D
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 817923
  • (OCoLC)50774172
System details
DVD, 5.1 surround, Dolby digital, NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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