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The Resource Dead Poets Society, Touchstone Pictures in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; directed by Peter Weir ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; written by Tom Schulman, (videorecording)

Dead Poets Society, Touchstone Pictures in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; directed by Peter Weir ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; written by Tom Schulman, (videorecording)

Label
Dead Poets Society
Title
Dead Poets Society
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; directed by Peter Weir ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; written by Tom Schulman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming ... "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seale ; music by Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Rated PG
Language note
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke
Runtime
129
Technique
live action
Label
Dead Poets Society, Touchstone Pictures in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; directed by Peter Weir ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; written by Tom Schulman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Presented in its original theatrical aspect ratio
  • Videodisc release of the 1989 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm40924552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Isbn
9781558908871
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951000682
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15092
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
809465
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Dead Poets Society, Touchstone Pictures in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; directed by Peter Weir ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; written by Tom Schulman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Presented in its original theatrical aspect ratio
  • Videodisc release of the 1989 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm40924552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Isbn
9781558908871
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951000682
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15092
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
809465
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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