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Dog day afternoon [videorecording] / Warner Bros Pictures ; an Artists Entertainment Complex production ; screenplay by Frank Pierson ; produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand ; directed by Sidney Lumet.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419848216
  • ISBN: 9781419848216
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975.
Special features: The making of Dog day afternoon: a 4-part 30th anniversary documentary that explores the actual events that inspired the movie, casting, filming and aftermath ; commentary by director Sidney Lumet ; vintage featurette Lumet : film maker ; theatrical trailer.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Educational and home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Victor J. Kemper ; editor, Dede Allen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Al Pacino, John Cazale, James Broderick, Charles Durning, Chris Sarandon.
Summary, etc.:
The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; Dolby digital English, French, and Spanish 1.0; 1080p High Definition 16x9 1.85:1.
Language Note:
English, French and Spanish with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Closed captioning in English.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay; Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor (Pacino), Best Supporting Actor (Sarandon), Best Director, and Best Film Editing.
Subject: Bank robberies > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Hostage negotiations > Drama.
Hostages > Drama.
Mass media and crime > Drama.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Feature films > United States.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Historical films.
Crime films.

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