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Title America lost and found [(DVD) videorecording] : the BBS story / Criterion Collection.

Edition DVD edition.
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2010.
Location Call No. Status
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Description 9 videodiscs (690 min.) : sound, color , black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (111 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm)
Series Criterion collection
Criterion collection
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital mono., stereo., 5.1., widescreen.
Language Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork, Victor Mature, Annette Funicello (Head) ; Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson (Easy rider) ; Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Susan Anspach (Five easy pieces) ; William Tepper, Karen Black, Margaret Margotta, Bruce Dern, Mike Warren (Drive, he said) ; Tuesday Weld, Orson Welles (A safe place) ; Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Ellen Burstyn, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman, Cybill Shepherd (The last picture show) ; Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn (The king of Marvin Gardens)
Credits Executive producer, Bert Schneider.
Audience All films rated R except A safe place, not rated and Head, rated G.
Summary Head: An exciting kaleidoscope of surreal vignettes set to music, this fast-paced film takes a psychedelic look at the pop phenomenon called the Monkees as they shatter their pre-fab image. A technically innovative rock musical.
Easy rider: Two motorcyclists travel across the U.S. in search of the real America, encountering along the way its big cities and small towns, a hippie commune, and drugs and sex in New Orleans.
Five easy pieces: Character study of a talented pianist who has given up a promising career and now works on oil rigs. After 20 years he returns home to his father's deathbed perhaps to reconcile himself with his fear of failure and desire for greatness.
Drive, he said: Hector (Tepper) is a confused basketball star at an Ohio college. He can't decide whether he wants to be a professional or spend his time rabble rousing with the radicals on campus. He is also having an affair with Olive (Black), the wife of Richard (Towne) an older professor. Hector's best friend Gabriel (Margotta) is about to be drafted for Vietnam. At his induction physical, Gabriel pretends to be crazy to avoid the draft. He then attempts to rape Olive but is foiled when Hector and Richard return unexpectedly. Gabriel then winds up going mad for real.
A safe place: An attractive but lonely and confused woman seems to flit back and forth in time and between reality and fantasy under the eye of a mysterious magician.
The last picture show: A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas.
The king of Marvin Gardens: Gritty story of small-time losers and big-time dreamers in Atlantic City.
Contents Head / Directed by Bob Rafelson ; written and produced by Bob Rafelson and Jack Nicholson (85 min.) -- Easy rider / written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Terry Southern ; produced by Peter Fonda ; directed by Dennis Hopper (95 min.) -- Five easy pieces / Directed by Bob Rafelson ; produced by Bob Rafelson and Richard Wechsler ; screenplay by Adrien Joyce (98 min.) -- Drive, he said / Directed by Jack Nicholson ; produced by Steve Blauner and Jack Nicholson ; screenplay by Jeremy Larner and Jack Nicholson (90 min.) -- A safe place / Produced by Harold Schneider ; written and directed by Henry Jaglom. (92 min) -- The last picture show / directed by Peter Bogdanovich ; screenplay by Larry McMurtry and Peter Bogdanovich ; produced by Stephen J. Friedman (126 min.) -- The king of Marvin Gardens / Screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson (104 min.).
Note For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Monkees (Musical group) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Rock groups -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Rock music -- 1961-1970 -- Videodiscs.
Subculture -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Hippies -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Father and child -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Reconciliation -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Pianists -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Distress (Psychology) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Surrealism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Teenage boys -- Texas -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
City and town life -- Texas -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Texas -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Brothers -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Losers -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mafia -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Criminals -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Atlantic City (N.J.) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Rock films.
Motorcycle films.
Road films.
Gangster films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Rafelson, Bob.
Nicholson, Jack.
Schneider, Bert, 1933-2011.
Fonda, Peter, 1940-
Hopper, Dennis, 1936-2010.
Southern, Terry.
Wechsler, Richard.
Joyce, Adrien.
Blauner, Steve.
Larner, Jeremy.
Jaglom, Henry, 1939-
Schneider, Harold.
Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939-
McMurtry, Larry.
Friedman, Stephen J., 1937-1996.
Brackman, Jacob.
Tork, Peter.
Jones, Davy, 1945-2012.
Dolenz, Micky.
Nesmith, Michael.
Mature, Victor.
Funicello, Annette.
Black, Karen, 1939-2013.
Anspach, Susan, 1939-
Margotta, Michael.
Dern, Bruce.
Warren, Michael, 1946-
Weld, Tuesday, 1943-
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985.
Bottoms, Timothy, 1949-
Bridges, Jeff, 1949-
Burstyn, Ellen, 1932-
Johnson, Ben, 1918-1996.
Leachman, Cloris.
Shepherd, Cybill, 1950-
BBS Productions.
Added Title BBS story
ISBN 9781604653618 (set)
1604653612 (set)
9781604653625 (Head)
1604653620 (Head)
9781604653632 (Easy rider)
1604653639 (Easy rider)
9781604653649 (Five easy pieces)
1604653647 (Five easy pieces)
9781604653656 (Drive, he said)
1604653655 (Drive, he said)
9781604653663 (A safe place)
1604653663 (A safe place)
9781604653670 (The last picture show)
1604653671 (The last picture show)
9781604653687 (The king of Marvin Gardens)
160465368X (The king of Marvin Gardens)
Standard No. 715515065818
Music No. 544 - 550 Criterion Collection.
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