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The Resource The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V

The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V

Label
The king of comedy
Title
The king of comedy
Statement of responsibility
Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine
Cataloging source
EHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Boris Leven ; music, Robbie Robertson ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; writer, Paul D. Zimmerman ; producer, Arnon Milchan ; director, Martin Scorsese
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English, with optional French and Spanish audio; English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
K565 2002
PerformerNote
Robert DeNiro, Jerry Lewis, Tony Randall, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Randall, Tony
  • Abbott, Diahnne
  • Bernhard, Sandra
  • Robertson, Robbie
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Embassy International Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Celebrities
  • Comedians
  • Celebridades
  • Cómicos
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1983
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51489870
  • (Sirsi) u1205688
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king of comedy, Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1983
  • Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543038948
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51489870
  • (Sirsi) u1205688
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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