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The Resource The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach & Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch

The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach & Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch

Label
The Straight story
Title
The Straight story
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach & Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old brother Lyle before his brother dies. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Mt. Zion, Wisconsin
Member of
Awards note
New York Film Critics Circle: best actor (Farnsworth), best cinematography; 1999 Screen International Award: best picture (Non-European).
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Straight story (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Mary Sweeney ; music, Angelo Badalamenti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S77353 1999
PerformerNote
Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Harry Dean Stanton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1920-2000
  • 1926-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sweeney, Mary
  • Edelstein, Neal
  • Roach, John
  • Lynch, David
  • Badalamenti, Angelo
  • Farnsworth, Richard
  • Spacek, Sissy
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Picture Factory
  • Studio Canal+
  • Film Four International
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
Disney DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Straight, Alvin
  • Families
  • Reconciliation
  • Families
  • Reconciliation
  • Middle West
  • Aged automobile drivers
  • Brothers
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach & Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD lacks chapter stops
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1999
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
ocm45382041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780788823336
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951010117
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 20452
  • 8011301
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45382041
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; 2.35:1 aspect ratio; letterbox format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Straight story, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Picture Factory production in association with Le Studio Canal+ and Film Four ; produced by Mary Sweeney, Neal Edelstein ; written by John Roach & Mary Sweeney ; directed by David Lynch
Link
Publication
Note
  • DVD lacks chapter stops
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1999
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
ocm45382041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780788823336
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951010117
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 20452
  • 8011301
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45382041
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; 2.35:1 aspect ratio; letterbox format
Video recording format
DVD

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