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The Resource Rent, Rent Productions LLC. ; 1492 Pictures ; Revolution Studios ; Tribeca Productions ; produced by Michael Barnathan, Chris Columbus, Robert De Niro, Mark Radcliffe, Jane Rosenthal ; screenplay, Stephen Chbosky ; directed by Chris Columbus, (videorecording)

Rent, Rent Productions LLC. ; 1492 Pictures ; Revolution Studios ; Tribeca Productions ; produced by Michael Barnathan, Chris Columbus, Robert De Niro, Mark Radcliffe, Jane Rosenthal ; screenplay, Stephen Chbosky ; directed by Chris Columbus, (videorecording)

Label
Rent
Title
Rent
Statement of responsibility
Rent Productions LLC. ; 1492 Pictures ; Revolution Studios ; Tribeca Productions ; produced by Michael Barnathan, Chris Columbus, Robert De Niro, Mark Radcliffe, Jane Rosenthal ; screenplay, Stephen Chbosky ; directed by Chris Columbus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Focuses on the year in the life of a group of friends in New York's East Village. The "bohemians" live carefree lives of art, music, sex, and drugs. It is carefree until Mark, an aspiring filmmaker, and Roger, an aspiring songwriter, find out they owe a year's rent to Benny. Benny is a former friend who had promised them free rent when he married the landlord's daughter. Roger has also attracted the attention of his downstairs neighbor, Mimi. Mark's former girlfriend, Maureen, has found a new romance in a lawyer named Joanne. Philosophy professor Tom finds his soul mate in drag queen Angel. With this being the late 1980s, the threat of AIDS is always present
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen Goldblatt ; art directors, Keith P. Cunningham, Nanci Noblett ; editor, Richard Pearson ; original music, Jonathan Larson ; costume designer, Aggie Guerard Rodgers ; production designer, Howard Cummings
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material involving drugs and sexuality, and for some strong language
Language note
English dialogue or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
R468 2006
PerformerNote
Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Rosario Dawson, Jesse L. Martin, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Idina Menzel, Tracie Thoms, Taye Diggs
Runtime
135
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Rent, Rent Productions LLC. ; 1492 Pictures ; Revolution Studios ; Tribeca Productions ; produced by Michael Barnathan, Chris Columbus, Robert De Niro, Mark Radcliffe, Jane Rosenthal ; screenplay, Stephen Chbosky ; directed by Chris Columbus, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the musical book music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62709437
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 135 min.)
Isbn
9781404983045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396111554
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
11155
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o62709437
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:a1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rent, Rent Productions LLC. ; 1492 Pictures ; Revolution Studios ; Tribeca Productions ; produced by Michael Barnathan, Chris Columbus, Robert De Niro, Mark Radcliffe, Jane Rosenthal ; screenplay, Stephen Chbosky ; directed by Chris Columbus, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the musical book music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62709437
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 135 min.)
Isbn
9781404983045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396111554
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
11155
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o62709437
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:a1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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