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Rhinoceros / American Express Films, Inc. and the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. present the American Film Theatre.

Ionesco, Eugène. (Added Author). O'Horgan, Tom. (Added Author). Barry, Julian. (Added Author). Landau, Ely. (Added Author). Mostel, Zero, 1915-1977 (Added Author). Wilder, Gene, 1933-2016 (Added Author). Black, Karen, 1939-2013 (Added Author). American Express Films. (Added Author). Ely Landau Organization. (Added Author). American Film Theatre. (Added Author). Kino International Corporation. (Added Author). Zero Mostel, Gene Wilder, Karen Black. (Cast).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD RHINOCEROS (Text) 39206019424421 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD RHI (Text) 31951004303217 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino on Video : [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play by Eugene Ionesco.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Letterboxed (1.85:1).
With Note:
Special features: interview with driector Tom O'Horgan; theatrical trailer; "Eugene Ionesco and Rhinoceros" an essay by Michael Feingold; AFT cinebill for Rhinoceros; stills gallery; interview with Edie Landau; "Ely Landau: in front of the camera" AFT promotional reel, 1974; American Film Theatre trailer gallery; American Film Theatre scrapbook.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Tom O'Horgan ; producer, Ely Landau ; screenplay, Julian Barry ; photography, James Crabe ; music, Galt MacDermot ; editor, Bud Smith.
Participant or Performer Note:
Zero Mostel, Gene Wilder, Karen Black.
Summary, etc.:
In a satire on conformity, protagonist Stanley, clinging to his individuality with the help of alcohol, watches as everyone around him metamorphises into a rhinoceros.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
Subject: Ionesco, Eugène > Film and video adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Conformity > Drama.
Theater of the absurd.
Feature films > United States.

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