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The Resource The Truman Show., Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin Production ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [and others] ; directed by Peter Weir

The Truman Show., Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin Production ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [and others] ; directed by Peter Weir

Label
The Truman Show.
Title
The Truman Show.
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin Production ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [and others] ; directed by Peter Weir
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Truman's life is a fake. He lives in a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere. His friends and co-workers are actors who play their roles in the most popular television series in the world: The Truman show. He thinks he is an ordinary man and has no idea about how he is being exploited. What will he do when he finds out?
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; editor, William Anderson ; music score, Burkhard Dallwitz
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich, Natascha McElhone, Holland Taylor, Ed Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1958-
  • 1962-
  • 1971-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weir, Peter
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Niccol, Andrew
  • Carrey, Jim
  • Linney, Laura
  • Emmerich, Noah
  • McElhone, Natascha
  • Taylor, Holland
  • Harris, Ed
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
103
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Reality television programs
  • Television programs
  • Voyeurism
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Truman Show., Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin Production ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [and others] ; directed by Peter Weir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; scene selection ; 2 theatrical trailers
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
812555
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792161264
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9736331127
  • 097363311270
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
331127
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 812555
  • (Sirsi) 812555
  • (OCoLC)40689139
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Truman Show., Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin Production ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [and others] ; directed by Peter Weir
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; scene selection ; 2 theatrical trailers
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
812555
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792161264
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9736331127
  • 097363311270
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
331127
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 812555
  • (Sirsi) 812555
  • (OCoLC)40689139
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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