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The French connection [videorecording] / Twentieth Century-Fox.

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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
Putnam County Public Library - Main VIDEO FIC FRE DVD 1971 (Text) 30041001610185 Adult Available -
 Public Note: 2672

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the novel by Robin Moore.
Sequel: The French connection II
Features: audio commentary with William Friedkin, Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider; theatrical trailer; BBC documentary "Poughkeepsie shuffle;" "Making the connection: the untold stories;" seven deleted scenes with Friedkin discussion; still gallery; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by P. D'Antoni ; directed by William Friedkin ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman ; music, Don Ellis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Roy Scheider, Tony Lo Bianco, Marcel Bozzuffi.
Summary, etc.:
Two New York City police detectives attempt to break up a French heroin-smuggling ring.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 and mono.
Language Note:
In English or French with English or French subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1972 Best Actor in a Leading Role; Best Director; Best Picture; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Subject: Police > Drama.
Drug traffic > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Car-chase films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.

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