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The Resource True blood, The complete first season, [presented by] Home Box Office ; produced by Alexander Woo ; produced by Carol Dunn Trussell, (videorecording)

True blood, The complete first season, [presented by] Home Box Office ; produced by Alexander Woo ; produced by Carol Dunn Trussell, (videorecording)

Label
True blood, The complete first season
Title
True blood
Title number
The complete first season
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Home Box Office ; produced by Alexander Woo ; produced by Carol Dunn Trussell
Title variation
  • True blood
  • True blood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The small town of Bon Temps, Louisiana boasts a wide array of colorful locals. Sookie Stackhouse is a sweet and innocent waitress who hides her powerful ability to read minds. Bill Compton is a 173 year-old vampire who's just moved back to town. Sookie's brother Jason is a ladies' man who can't seem to stay out of trouble. Tough-as-nails Tara is Sookie's loyal best friend and Sam is the owner of Merlotte's who tries to keep his feelings for Sookie to himself. Lafayette is a man about town who's always cooking up something illicit
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
TV-MA
Language note
  • English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Chris Bauer, Nelsan Ellis, Jim Parrack, Carrie Preston, Michael Raymond-James, William Sanderson, Alexander Skarsgård
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woo, Alexander
  • Trussell, Carol Dunn
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Moyer, Stephen
  • Trammell, Sam
  • Kwanten, Ryan
  • Wesley, Rutina
  • Bauer, Chris
  • Ellis, Nelsan
  • Parrack, Jim
  • Preston, Carrie
  • Raymond-James, Michael
  • Sanderson, William
  • Skarsgård, Alexander
  • Harris, Charlaine
  • Ball, Alan
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
720
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vampires
  • Waitresses
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Blood
Technique
live action
Label
True blood, The complete first season, [presented by] Home Box Office ; produced by Alexander Woo ; produced by Carol Dunn Trussell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlaine Harris
  • Created for television by Alan Ball
  • Originally broadcast on HBO television during the 2008 season
  • Contains all 12 episodes from the first season
  • Bonus features: In-Focus: Vampires in America, a mock-u-mentary; Tru Blood Beverage Ads; Vampire Service Ads; PSAs: both pro- and anti-vampire rights; six audio commentaries with cast and crew
  • Special features: Disc 5: "In focus: vampires in America:" a mock-u-mentary about vampires in America; "Tru blood beverage ads:" French and American "Tru blood" beverage ads; "Vampire service ads:" ads for vampire dating, vampire hotels and lawyers that service vampires; "Public service announcements:" both pro- and anti-vampire rights; six audio commentaries with cast and crew, including executive production and creator Alan Ball, Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer
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
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episode 1:
  • Strange love
  • written and directed by Alan Ball
  • Episode 2: The
  • first taste
  • written by Alan Ball ; directed by Scott Winant
  • Disc 2. Episode 3:
  • Mine
  • written by Alan Ball ; directed by John Dahl
  • Episode 4:
  • Escape from Dragon House
  • written by Brian Buckner ; directed by Michael Lehmann
  • written by Chris Offutt ; directed by Marcos Siega
  • Disc 3. Episode 5:
  • Sparks fly out
  • written by Alexander Woo ; directed by Dan Minahan
  • Episode 6:
  • Cold ground
  • written by Raelle Tucker ; directed by Nick Gomez
  • Episode 7:
  • Burning house of love
  • written by Chris Offutt ; directed by Scott Winant
  • Disc 4. Episode 8: The
  • fourth man in the fire
  • written by Alexander Woo ; directed by Michael Lehmann
  • Episode 9:
  • Plaisir d'amour
  • written by Brian Buckner ; directed by Anthony M. Hemingway
  • Episode 10:
  • I don't wanna know
  • Disc 5. Episode 11:
  • To love is to bury
  • written and directed by Nancy Oliver
  • Episode 12:
  • You'll be the death of me
  • written by Raelle Tucker ; directed by Alan Ball
Control code
ocn303682189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs [approximately 720 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419877315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Vol. 1 contains discs 1 & 2; vol. 2 contains discs 3 & 4; vol. 3 contains disc 5.
Other control number
883929048830
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000045477
  • 4000018035
  • 2000007117
  • 2000007118
  • 2000007119
  • 2000007230
  • 2000007233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 971679
  • (Sirsi) o303682189
  • (OCoLC)303682189
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
True blood, The complete first season, [presented by] Home Box Office ; produced by Alexander Woo ; produced by Carol Dunn Trussell, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlaine Harris
  • Created for television by Alan Ball
  • Originally broadcast on HBO television during the 2008 season
  • Contains all 12 episodes from the first season
  • Bonus features: In-Focus: Vampires in America, a mock-u-mentary; Tru Blood Beverage Ads; Vampire Service Ads; PSAs: both pro- and anti-vampire rights; six audio commentaries with cast and crew
  • Special features: Disc 5: "In focus: vampires in America:" a mock-u-mentary about vampires in America; "Tru blood beverage ads:" French and American "Tru blood" beverage ads; "Vampire service ads:" ads for vampire dating, vampire hotels and lawyers that service vampires; "Public service announcements:" both pro- and anti-vampire rights; six audio commentaries with cast and crew, including executive production and creator Alan Ball, Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer
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
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episode 1:
  • Strange love
  • written and directed by Alan Ball
  • Episode 2: The
  • first taste
  • written by Alan Ball ; directed by Scott Winant
  • Disc 2. Episode 3:
  • Mine
  • written by Alan Ball ; directed by John Dahl
  • Episode 4:
  • Escape from Dragon House
  • written by Brian Buckner ; directed by Michael Lehmann
  • written by Chris Offutt ; directed by Marcos Siega
  • Disc 3. Episode 5:
  • Sparks fly out
  • written by Alexander Woo ; directed by Dan Minahan
  • Episode 6:
  • Cold ground
  • written by Raelle Tucker ; directed by Nick Gomez
  • Episode 7:
  • Burning house of love
  • written by Chris Offutt ; directed by Scott Winant
  • Disc 4. Episode 8: The
  • fourth man in the fire
  • written by Alexander Woo ; directed by Michael Lehmann
  • Episode 9:
  • Plaisir d'amour
  • written by Brian Buckner ; directed by Anthony M. Hemingway
  • Episode 10:
  • I don't wanna know
  • Disc 5. Episode 11:
  • To love is to bury
  • written and directed by Nancy Oliver
  • Episode 12:
  • You'll be the death of me
  • written by Raelle Tucker ; directed by Alan Ball
Control code
ocn303682189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs [approximately 720 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419877315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Vol. 1 contains discs 1 & 2; vol. 2 contains discs 3 & 4; vol. 3 contains disc 5.
Other control number
883929048830
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000045477
  • 4000018035
  • 2000007117
  • 2000007118
  • 2000007119
  • 2000007230
  • 2000007233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 971679
  • (Sirsi) o303682189
  • (OCoLC)303682189
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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