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A Prairie Home Companion, A film by Robert Altman

Label
A Prairie Home Companion
Title
A Prairie Home Companion
Statement of responsibility
A film by Robert Altman
Title variation
Prairie Home Companion [widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • A fictional look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America's most celebrated radio show
  • "***1/2...a delectable antidote to the hard-sell sideshow of Hollywood...There's magic in it."--Rolling Stone
  • "What a lovely film this is, so gentle and whimsical, so simple and profound."--Roger Ebert
  • "Garrison Keillor, impresario, creator and host of one of radio's longest running programs -- 31 years and counting -- and director Robert Altman are a match made in heaven."--Hollywood Reporter
  • "Rib-ticklingly funny at times and genial as all get-out."--Variety
  • "...affectionate, mortality-fixated salute to old-timey music, values and the timeless allure of Powdermilk biscuits."--Newsday
Member of
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Cataloging source
Midwes$
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Prairie home companion (Radio program)
  • Prairie home companion (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director, Robert Altman
Intended audience
Rated PG-13 for risqué humor
PerformerNote
John C. Reilly, Kevin Kline, Lily Tomlin, Lindsay Lohan, Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1946-
  • 1986-
  • 1965-
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keillor, Garrison
  • Madsen, Virginia
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Jones, Tommy Lee
  • Harrelson, Woody
  • Tomlin, Lily
  • Rudolph, Maya
  • Lohan, Lindsay
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Altman, Robert
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radio programs
  • Radio personalities
  • Saint Paul (Minn.)
  • Death
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A Prairie Home Companion, A film by Robert Altman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes commentary with Robert Altman and Kevin Kline; also Includes extended musical performances and additional scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Closed captioned; English dialogue; subtitles in English or Spanish.
Isbn
9780780656178
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043105418
Other physical details
sd., col.;
Publisher number
  • NLV10541D
  • N10541
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70685057
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Dolby Digital stereo; widescreen presentation (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A Prairie Home Companion, A film by Robert Altman
Publication
Note
Includes commentary with Robert Altman and Kevin Kline; also Includes extended musical performances and additional scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Closed captioned; English dialogue; subtitles in English or Spanish.
Isbn
9780780656178
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043105418
Other physical details
sd., col.;
Publisher number
  • NLV10541D
  • N10541
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70685057
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Dolby Digital stereo; widescreen presentation (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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