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The Resource Dances with wolves, Tig Productions ; produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; directed by Kevin Costner, (DVD)

Dances with wolves, Tig Productions ; produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; directed by Kevin Costner, (DVD)

Label
Dances with wolves
Title
Dances with wolves
Statement of responsibility
Tig Productions ; produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; directed by Kevin Costner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • eng
Summary
Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. Assigned to an abandoned fort with a Sioux tribe as his only neighbor, he overcomes the language barrier and mutual fear and distrust to become a friend of the tribe. But his knowledge of their ultimate fate forces him to make a crucial decision
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1991: Oscar - Best Cinematography (Dean Semler); Best Director (Kevin Costner); Best Film Editing (Neil Travis); Best Music, Original Score (John Barry); Best Picture (Jim Wilson, Kevin Costner); Best Sound (Russell Williams II, Jeffrey Perkins, Bill W. Benton, Gregory H. Watkins; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Michael Blake).
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Semler ; edited by Neil Travis ; music by John Barry ; costume designer, Elsa Zamparelli ; production designer, Jeffrey Beecroft ; executive producer, Jake Eberts
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
In English with English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed captioned for hearing impaired (English)
PerformerNote
Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant, Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman, Tantoo Cardinal, Robert Pastorelli, Charles Rocket, Maury Chaykin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blake, Michael
  • Tig Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
236
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sioux Nation
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
  • Dakota Indians
  • Indians of North America
Technique
live action
Label
Dances with wolves, Tig Productions ; produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; directed by Kevin Costner, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: extended version includes never-before-seen additional scenes; "The creation of an epic" retrospective documentary, original making-of featurette, audio commentary with Kevin Costner and producer Jim Wilson, second audio commentary with the director of photography and the editor, original music video, Dances photo montage with introduction by Ben Glass, poster gallery, TB spots, original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Michael Blake
  • Special features not rated
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm52073424
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 236 min.)
Isbn
9780792855682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616880598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003949
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • MGM1003949D
  • (Sirsi) 775203
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, 5.1 Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dances with wolves, Tig Productions ; produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; directed by Kevin Costner, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: extended version includes never-before-seen additional scenes; "The creation of an epic" retrospective documentary, original making-of featurette, audio commentary with Kevin Costner and producer Jim Wilson, second audio commentary with the director of photography and the editor, original music video, Dances photo montage with introduction by Ben Glass, poster gallery, TB spots, original theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Michael Blake
  • Special features not rated
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm52073424
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 236 min.)
Isbn
9780792855682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616880598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003949
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • MGM1003949D
  • (Sirsi) 775203
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, 5.1 Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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