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Title Chinatown [(DVD) videorecording] / a Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski ; Technicolor ; Panavision ; a Paramount presentation.

Edition Special collector's edition.
Publication Info. Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2007.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F CHI    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F CHI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC.
Language English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Note Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end!; Chinatown-style; Acting Chinatown; Chinatown : the classic; theatrical trailer.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston.
Credits Director of photography, John A. Alonzo; production design, Richard Sylbert; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown. Bonus features include interviews, featurettes, and more.
Awards Academy Awards, 1974: Best Original Screenplay.
Subject Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Water rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Murder -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Incest -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Gangsters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Towne, Robert, screenwriter.
Polanski, Roman, director.
Evans, Robert, 1930-
Nicholson, Jack, actor.
Dunaway, Faye, actor.
Ladd, Diane.
Huston, John, 1906-1987.
Hillerman, John.
Technicolor, Inc.
Panavision (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 9781415729038
Standard No. 097361224442
Music No. 12244 Paramount Home Entertainment
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