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Rollerball / United Artists Pictures Inc. ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ;screenplay by William Harrison.

Jewison, Norman,|d1926- (Added Author). Harrison, William,|d1933- (Added Author). Caan, James (Added Author). Houseman, John (Added Author). Adams, Maud (Added Author). Beck, John (Added Author). Gunn, Moses,|d1929- (Added Author). Vincent, Pamela Hensley. (Added Author). Richardson, Ralph,|cSir,|d1902-1983 (Added Author). Trentham, Barbara. (Added Author). Harrison, William, 1933- Roller ball murder. (Added Author). United Artists Corporation (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cicero Branch DVD.c ROLLERBALL (Text) 78294000242937 DVD Available -
Mitchell Community Public Library - Mitchell DVD ROL (Text) 36823001375933 AV Entertainment Checked out 11/03/2016
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello DVD ROLLERBALL (Text) 37743002167676 Adult Video DVD Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City DVD SCIFI & HORROR (Text) 30403002021418 DVD - SciFi & Horror Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792838300
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format (1.85:1) or standard format (1.33:1).
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., c1998.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the short story: Roller ball murder / by William Harrison.
Program notes and behind-the-scenes information on container insert.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975.
Special features: optional audio commentary by Jewison; "From Rome to 'Rollerball' : the full circle" vintage featurette (c1975, 8 min.); interactive "Rollergame".
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; film editor, Antony Gibbs ; music conducted by André Previn ; music played by The London Symphony Orchestra.
Participant or Performer Note: James Caan, John Houseman, Maud Adams, John Beck, Moses Gunn, Pamela Hensley, Barbara Trentham, Ralph Richardson.
Summary, etc.: The anti-social frustrations of the 21st century are released in the ultra-violent game of rollerball.
In a dystopic future world run entirely by a few powerful corporations, the brutal sport of rollerball has taken the place of both warfare and traditional athletic competition. The greatest player in the history of rollerball, Jonathan E, receives pressure from these corporations to retire.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or Dolby digital stereo. surround in French.
Language Note: In English with optional French language track; optional English, Spanish, or French subtitles; closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Violence in sports|vDrama.
Violence in popular culture|vDrama.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired|2lcsh

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