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The Resource Thieves like us., Jerry Bick and George Litto present ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Calder Willingham, Joan Tewkesbury, and Robert Altman ; producer, Jerry Bick ; director, Robert Altman

Thieves like us., Jerry Bick and George Litto present ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Calder Willingham, Joan Tewkesbury, and Robert Altman ; producer, Jerry Bick ; director, Robert Altman

Label
Thieves like us.
Title
Thieves like us.
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Bick and George Litto present ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Calder Willingham, Joan Tewkesbury, and Robert Altman ; producer, Jerry Bick ; director, Robert Altman
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two convicts break out of Mississippi State Penitentiary in 1936 to join a third on a long spree of bank robbing. The youngest of the gang falls in love with a girl he has met at their hideout. Their last robbery in Yazoo City goes bad and all three become notorious men, who are wanted by the law
Member of
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Jean Boffety ; editor, Lou Lombardo
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T454 2014
PerformerNote
Keith Carradine, Shelley Duvall, John Schuck, Bert Remsen, Louise Fletcher, Ann Latham, Tom Skerritt, *Al Scott, John Roper, Mary Waits, Rodney Lee Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2006
  • 1922-1995
  • 1949-
  • 1949-
  • 1940-
  • 1925-1999
  • -1990
  • 1905-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Altman, Robert
  • Willingham, Calder
  • Tewkesbury, Joan
  • Bick, Jerry
  • Carradine, Keith
  • Duvall, Shelley
  • Schuck, John
  • Remsen, Bert
  • Fletcher, Louise
  • Latham, Ann
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Scott, Al
  • Anderson, Edward
  • George Litto Productions
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
123
Series statement
KL Studio Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Escapes
  • Bank robberies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mississippi
  • Anderson, Edward
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Thieves like us., Jerry Bick and George Litto present ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Calder Willingham, Joan Tewkesbury, and Robert Altman ; producer, Jerry Bick ; director, Robert Altman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the Edward Anderson novel "Thieves like us"
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Robert Altman ; Original theatrical trailer
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
Control code
1625578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329148928
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
K1489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1625578
  • (OCoLC)896424846
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thieves like us., Jerry Bick and George Litto present ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Calder Willingham, Joan Tewkesbury, and Robert Altman ; producer, Jerry Bick ; director, Robert Altman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From the Edward Anderson novel "Thieves like us"
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Robert Altman ; Original theatrical trailer
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
Control code
1625578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329148928
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
K1489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1625578
  • (OCoLC)896424846
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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