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The Resource The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat

The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat

Label
The road
Title
The road
Statement of responsibility
Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most of life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, music ; Jon Gregory, editor ; javier Aguirresarobe, director of photography
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for some violence, disturbing images, and language
Language note
English dialogue; optional English subtitles; subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.R63 2010
PerformerNote
Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce, Kodi Smith-McPhee, Robert Duvall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1958-
  • 1967-
  • 1972-
  • 1964-
  • 1933-
  • 1957-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillcoat, John
  • Penhall, Joe
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Theron, Charlize
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Smith-McPhee, Kodi
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Parker, Molly
  • Dillahunt, Garret
  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • Cave, Nick
  • Ellis, Warren
  • Dimension Films (1990- )
  • 2929 Productions (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Fathers and sons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Regression (Civilization)
  • Survival
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy
  • Blu-ray release of the 2009 motion picture
  • Special features: Director's commentary; deleted and extended scenes; making of The Road; MovieIQ+sync and BD Live connect youto real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396352872
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35287
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn535271729
  • (Sirsi) u2279184
  • (OCoLC)535271729
System details
Blu-ray disc, 1080p high defintion, 2.35:1 presentation; Region A; 5.1 DTS-HD MA. (Special features: Standard and high defintion, Stereo.)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The road, Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwarz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy
  • Blu-ray release of the 2009 motion picture
  • Special features: Director's commentary; deleted and extended scenes; making of The Road; MovieIQ+sync and BD Live connect youto real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396352872
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35287
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn535271729
  • (Sirsi) u2279184
  • (OCoLC)535271729
System details
Blu-ray disc, 1080p high defintion, 2.35:1 presentation; Region A; 5.1 DTS-HD MA. (Special features: Standard and high defintion, Stereo.)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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