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Paul Newman, the tribute collection. Quintet [videorecording] / a Lion's Gate film ; screenplay by Frank Barhydt & Robert Altman and Patricia Resnick ; story by Robert Altman, Lionel Chetwynd, Patricia Resnick ; produced and directed by Robert Altman.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City DVD DRAMA V.12 (Text) 30403001754654 DVD - Drama Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Released as part of the set titled Paul Newman, the tribute collection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Jean Boffety ; editor, Dennis M. Hill ; music, Tom Peirson.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Newman, Bibi Andersson, Fernando Rey, Vittorio Gassman.
Summary, etc.: Survivors struggling to stay alive during the final ice age spend their last hours playing Quintet, a macabre kind of backgammon, as packs of wild dogs roam around looking for corpses to feed upon.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Rated R.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual-layer; Dolby Digital stereo., mono.
Language Note: Dialogue in English, French or Spanish with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject: Glacial epoch > Drama.
Survival > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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