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The Resource Tender mercies, Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Tender mercies, Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Label
Tender mercies
Title
Tender mercies
Statement of responsibility
Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife
Related
Additional physical form
Issued also on film.
Awards note
Academy Awards for best actor (Robert Duvall) and best screenplay, 1983
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Tender mercies (Motion picture)
Credits note
Producer, Philip S. Hobel ; director, Bruce Beresford ; director of photography, Russell Boyd ; editor, William Anderson ; music, George Dreyfus ; writer, Horton Foote
Date time place
Filmed on location in Palmer, Texas
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English or French dialogue; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .T394b
  • .T46347 2009
PerformerNote
Robert Duvall, Tess Harper, Allan Hubbard, Betty Buckley, Ellen Barkin, Wilford Brimley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1954-
  • 1934-
  • 1944-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Hobel, Philip
  • Foote, Horton
  • Duvall, Robert.
  • Harper, Tess
  • Hubbard, Allan
  • Buckley, Betty
  • Barkin, Ellen
  • Brimley, Wilford
  • Boyd, Russell
  • Anderson, William
  • Dreyfus, George
  • Lions Gate Films
  • Studio Canal
  • E.M.I. Films
  • Antron Media Production (Firm)
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
92
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  • Alcoholics
  • Widows
  • Country musicians
  • Mothers and sons
  • Husband and wife
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Divorced people
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Tender mercies, Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movie_reviews/tender-mercies-m100013445
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Motion picture
  • Originally produced in 1982. Released in 1983
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: "Miracles & mercies" featurette -- featuring interviews with stars Robert Duvall, Tess Harper and Allan Hubbard, director Bruce Beresford, and writer/co-producer Horton Foote; theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9786312867401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012236103738
  • 00012236103738
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25630
  • DV11469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn351740456
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital monaural audio ; widescreen (16x9) 1.77:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tender mercies, Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movie_reviews/tender-mercies-m100013445
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Motion picture
  • Originally produced in 1982. Released in 1983
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: "Miracles & mercies" featurette -- featuring interviews with stars Robert Duvall, Tess Harper and Allan Hubbard, director Bruce Beresford, and writer/co-producer Horton Foote; theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9786312867401
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012236103738
  • 00012236103738
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25630
  • DV11469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn351740456
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital monaural audio ; widescreen (16x9) 1.77:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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