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The Verdict [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents a Zanuck/Brown production ; screenplay by David Mamet ; produced and directed by Richard D. Zanuck and David Brown ; directed by Sidney Lumet.

Mamet, David. (Added Author). Zanuck, Richard D. (Added Author). Brown, David, 1916- (Added Author). Lumet, Sidney, 1924- (Added Author). Newman, Paul, 1925-2008 (Added Author). Rampling, Charlotte, 1946- (Added Author). Warden, Jack. (Added Author). Mason, James, 1909-1984 (Added Author). O'Shea, Milo, 1926- (Added Author). Reed, Barry C. Verdict. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library DRA VER (Text) 30032001582987 DVD DRAMA Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Based on the novel by Barry Reed.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features: Three all-new featurettes: "Paul Newman: The craft of directing," "Milesontes in cinema history: The verdict," "Sidney Lumet: The craft of directing;" audio commentary with director and star, two additional featurettes, photo gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Johnny Mandel.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling, Jack Warden, James Mason, Milo O'Shea.
Summary, etc.: An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which turns out to be a last chance at redeeming himself and his career.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1, letterbox) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC.
Language Note: English (Dolby stereo., Dolby mono.), dubbed French (Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Reed, Barry C. > Film and video adaptations.
Lawyers > Alcohol use > Drama.
Men > Identity > Drama.
Self-doubt > Psychological aspects > Drama.
Male friendship > Conduct of life > Drama.
Effectiveness and validity of law > Drama.
Judgments, Criminal > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Legal films (Drama)
Melodrama.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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