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The Resource Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega

Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Laszlo ; editor, William Reynolds ; music, Alan Menken, J.A.C. Redford
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, David Moscow, Luke Edwards, Max Casella, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1980-
  • 1941-
  • 1926-2011
  • 1910-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Finnell, Michael
  • Tzudiker, Bob
  • White, Noni
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Edwards, Luke
  • Casella, Max
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
  • Laszlo, Andrew
  • Reynolds, William
  • Menken, Alan
  • Redford, J. A. C
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Newspaper vendors
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Jan. 15, 2002
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
694278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 694278
  • (Sirsi) 694278
  • (OCoLC)48614128
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Newsies, Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Michael Finnell ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Jan. 15, 2002
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega; sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen); historical featurette about the real newspaper boy strike
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
694278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 694278
  • (Sirsi) 694278
  • (OCoLC)48614128
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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