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Thief / United Artists Corporation; Michael Mann Company/Caan Productions ; screen story & screenplay by Michael Mann ; produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and Ronnie Caan ; directed by Michael Mann.

Mann, Michael, 1943- film producer, screenwriter, film director. (Added Author). Bruckheimer, Jerry, film producer. (Added Author). Caan, Ronnie, film producer. (Added Author). Caan, James, actor. (Added Author). Weld, Tuesday, 1943- actor. (Added Author). Prosky, Robert, 1930-2008 actor. (Added Author). Belushi, James, 1954- actor. (Added Author). Signorelli, Tom, 1939- actor. (Added Author). Nelson, Willie, 1933- actor. (Added Author). Bourne, Mel, production designer. (Added Author). Hoenig, Dov, editor of moving image work. (Added Author). Dodson, Mary, art director. (Added Author). Thorin, Donald E., director of photography. (Added Author). Hohimer, Frank. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Home invaders. (Added Author). Tangerine Dream (Musical group), composer (expression) (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, production company. (Added Author). United Artists Corporation, production company. (Added Author). Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Aubbee Library DVD ACT/ADV THI (Text) 33187004003741 Digital Video Disc - A Checked out 12/14/2016
Rochester Library DVD ACT/ADV THI (Text) 33187004003758 Digital Video Disc - R Available -
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Seymour Main Library DVD FIC THIEF (Text) 37500004357022 Movies Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604658040
  • ISBN: 1604658045
  • ISBN: 9781681431024
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed., Dual format edition, DVD.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the book 'The home invaders' by Frank Hohimer.
Originally released as motion picture in 1981.
Special features: new digital restoration from a 4K film transfer of the director's cut, approved by director Michael Mann, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray; audio commentary featuring Mann and actor James Caan; new interviews with Mann, Caan, and Johannes Schmoelling of the band Tangerine Dream, which contributed the film's soundtrack; one Blu-ray and one DVD, with all content available in both formats; a booklet featuring an essay by critic Nick James.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Production designer, Mel Bourne ; music by Tangerine Dream ; editor, Dov Hoenig ; art director, Mary Dodson ; director of photography, Donald Thorin ; executive producer, Michael Mann.
Participant or Performer Note: James Caan, Tuesday Weld, Robert Prosky, James Belushi, Dennis Farina, Tom Signorelli, Willie Nelson, John Santucci.
Summary, etc.: A professional thief is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police.
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) aspect ratio.
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Burglary > Illinois > Chicago > Drama.
Criminals > Illinois > Chicago > Drama.
Chicago (Ill.) > Drama.
Hohimer, Frank > Film adaptations.
Genre: Crime films.
Police films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films > United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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