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The Resource Death race 2000, New World Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert Thom and Charles Griffith ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Paul Bartel, (videorecording)

Death race 2000, New World Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert Thom and Charles Griffith ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Paul Bartel, (videorecording)

Label
Death race 2000
Title
Death race 2000
Statement of responsibility
New World Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert Thom and Charles Griffith ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Paul Bartel
Title variation
Death race two thousand
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the year 2000, America's national sport is the Death Race, a cross-country excursion in which contestants rack up points by killing innocent bystanders. Meanwhile, a revolution is brewing, and rebels disrupt the televised competition in an attempt to overthrow the morally bankrupt President
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Paul Chihara ; cinematography, Tak Fujimoto ; edited by Tina Hirsch
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
PerformerNote
David Carradine, Simone Griffeth, Sylvester Stallone, Mary Woronov, Roberta Collins, Martin Kove
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1929-1979
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Corman, Roger
  • Bartel, Paul
  • Thom, Robert
  • Griffith, Charles B
  • Carradine, David
  • Griffeth, Simone
  • Stallone, Sylvester
  • Woronov, Mary
  • Collins, Roberta
  • Kove, Martin
  • Melchior, Ib
  • New World Pictures (Firm)
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
80
Series statement
Roger Corman's cult classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobile racing
  • Automobiles
  • Homicide
  • Contests
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Death race 2000, New World Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert Thom and Charles Griffith ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Paul Bartel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story The racer by Ib Melchior
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: two optional audio feature commentary tracks with producer Roger Corman and actress Mary Woronov or assistant director Lewis Teague and editor Tina Hirsch ; Playing the game: looking back at Death race 2000 (approximately 11 min.) ; The Corman/Maltin interview [producer Roger Corman is interviewed by film critic Leonard Maltin] (approximately 6 min.) ; Designing dystopia [detailed look at the film's art direction and car designs] (approximately 12 min.) ; Ready to wear with Jane Ruhm [interview with costume designer, Jane Ruhm] (approximately 14 min., ©2010, Shout! Factory, LLC) ; David on Death race [audio-only excerpt from 2008 interview with David Carradine] (approximately 4 min.) ; Start your engines with author Ib Melchior (approximately 11 min. ; ©2010, Shout! Factory, LLC) ; Killer score with composer Paul Chihara (approximately 11 min. ; ©2010 Shout! Factory, LLC) ; poster and stills gallery ; trailers and TV spot
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn642365412
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781603994019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663119053
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 11905
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1074392
  • (Sirsi) o642365412
  • (OCoLC)642365412
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death race 2000, New World Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert Thom and Charles Griffith ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Paul Bartel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story The racer by Ib Melchior
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Special features: two optional audio feature commentary tracks with producer Roger Corman and actress Mary Woronov or assistant director Lewis Teague and editor Tina Hirsch ; Playing the game: looking back at Death race 2000 (approximately 11 min.) ; The Corman/Maltin interview [producer Roger Corman is interviewed by film critic Leonard Maltin] (approximately 6 min.) ; Designing dystopia [detailed look at the film's art direction and car designs] (approximately 12 min.) ; Ready to wear with Jane Ruhm [interview with costume designer, Jane Ruhm] (approximately 14 min., ©2010, Shout! Factory, LLC) ; David on Death race [audio-only excerpt from 2008 interview with David Carradine] (approximately 4 min.) ; Start your engines with author Ib Melchior (approximately 11 min. ; ©2010, Shout! Factory, LLC) ; Killer score with composer Paul Chihara (approximately 11 min. ; ©2010 Shout! Factory, LLC) ; poster and stills gallery ; trailers and TV spot
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn642365412
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781603994019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663119053
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 11905
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1074392
  • (Sirsi) o642365412
  • (OCoLC)642365412
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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