The Resource The Commitments, Beacon presents a First Film Company/Dirty Hands production ; an Alan Parker film ; produced by Roger Randall Cutler & Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Roddy Doyle ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

The Commitments, Beacon presents a First Film Company/Dirty Hands production ; an Alan Parker film ; produced by Roger Randall Cutler & Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Roddy Doyle ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Label
The Commitments
Title
The Commitments
Statement of responsibility
Beacon presents a First Film Company/Dirty Hands production ; an Alan Parker film ; produced by Roger Randall Cutler & Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Roddy Doyle ; directed by Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fueled by raw talent and driven by dreams of glory, a dozen dead-enders from Dublin's gritty North Side share a passion for soul music that takes their band on a wild rollercoaster ride from the streets to superstardom! Includes 4 hours of extras
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Gale Tattersall ; art directors, Arden Gantley, Mark Geraghty ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, James Campbell Connelly ; costume designer, Penny Rose ; production designer, Brian Morris
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English (5.1 dolby surround), Spanish (dolby surround) or French (dolby surround) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Dave Finnegan, Bronagh Gallagher, Félim Gormley, Glen Hansard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1958-
  • 1972-
  • 1969-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Alan
  • Randall-Cutler, Roger
  • Myles, Lynda
  • Clement, Dick
  • La Frenais, Ian
  • Doyle, Roddy
  • Arkins, Robert
  • Aherne, Michael
  • Ball, Angeline
  • Kennedy, Maria Doyle
  • Finnigan, Dave
  • Gallagher, Bronagh
  • Gormley, Félim
  • Hansard, Glen
  • Tattersall, Gale
  • Gantley, Arden
  • Geraghty, Mark
  • Hambling, Gerry
  • Connelly, James Campbell
  • Rose, Penny
  • Morris, Brian
  • Beacon Pictures
  • First Film Company
  • Dirty Hands Productions
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bands (Music)
  • Soul music
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Commitments, Beacon presents a First Film Company/Dirty Hands production ; an Alan Parker film ; produced by Roger Randall Cutler & Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Roddy Doyle ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: disc one, full-length audio commentary by director: disc 2, looking back documentary; all-new "Dublin Soul" featurette; 2 behind-the-scenes "Making of" featurettes; music video, "Treat Her Right" with introduction by Alan Parker and Robert Arkins; 2 new songs "Before the Next Teardrop Falls" and "Taking On the World"; still photo gallery; theatrical trailer, TV/Radio Spots and more!
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54664736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs [117 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543112990
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 542263
  • (Sirsi) o54664736
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Commitments, Beacon presents a First Film Company/Dirty Hands production ; an Alan Parker film ; produced by Roger Randall Cutler & Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Roddy Doyle ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: disc one, full-length audio commentary by director: disc 2, looking back documentary; all-new "Dublin Soul" featurette; 2 behind-the-scenes "Making of" featurettes; music video, "Treat Her Right" with introduction by Alan Parker and Robert Arkins; 2 new songs "Before the Next Teardrop Falls" and "Taking On the World"; still photo gallery; theatrical trailer, TV/Radio Spots and more!
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54664736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs [117 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543112990
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 542263
  • (Sirsi) o54664736
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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