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Midnight express [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a Casablanca Filmworks production of an Alan Parker film ; screenplay by Oliver Stone ; produced by Alan Marshall and David Puttnam ; directed by Alan Parker.

Davis, Brad, 1949-1991 (Added Author). Hurt, John, 1940-2017 (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD MIDNIGHT EXPRESS (Text) 34304000090007 Adult - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 30th anniversary ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : [Distributed by] Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container. Based on the true story of Billy Hayes from the book by Billy Hayes with William Hoffer. Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978. Special features: Commentary with director Alan Parker; 3 new featurettes: "The producers", "The production" and "The finished film"; photo gallery; photo booket & essay from Parker's on-set experiences. Performers Brad Davis, John Hurt, Randy Quaid. Note Music, Giorgio Moroder. DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and French), mono. (English), mastered in high definition. English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned. MPAA rating: R. Academy Awards, 1978: Best Adapted Screenplay ; Best Original Score.
Summary, etc.:
An American is busted trying to smuggle hashish into Turkey and is sentenced to life in prison.
Subject: Hayes, Billy > Drama.
Prisons > Turkey > Istanbul > Drama.
Prisoners > Turkey > Istanbul > Drama.
Smuggling > Turkey > Istanbul > Drama.
Hashish > Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired.
Action and adventure films.

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