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Chinatown / Paramount presents ; a Robert Evans production ; a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski.

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Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F CHI 2027 (Text) 34330512259350 AV - Movie Collection Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD MYSTERY CHIN (Text) 39231031549187 Display--Audiovisual 2 Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD DRAMA (Text) 30403001605252 DVD - Drama Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) DRA CHI (Text) 30032001580460 DVD DRAMA Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD CHI (Text) 31951003961007 Main Floor - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781415729038
  • ISBN: 1415729034
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features: Chinatown : the beginning and the end; Chinatown: filming ; Chinatown : the legacy; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo; production design, Richard Sylbert; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Burt Young, Diane Ladd, John Huston.
Summary, etc.:
A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV's; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), mono. (English, French, Spanish & Portuguese), NTSC.
Language Note:
English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1974: Best Original Screenplay.
Subject: Water rights > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Incest > Drama.
Gangsters > Drama.
Asesinato > Teatro.
Pandillas > Teatro.
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > History > Drama.
Chinatown (Los Ángeles, Calif.) > Teatro.
Los Ángeles (Calif.) > Historia > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film noir.
Film noir > Feature.

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