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The Resource A hard day's night., original screenplay by Alun Owen ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Richard Lester

A hard day's night., original screenplay by Alun Owen ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Richard Lester

Label
A hard day's night.
Title
A hard day's night.
Statement of responsibility
original screenplay by Alun Owen ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Richard Lester
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Lyricist
Musical director
Performer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Meet the Beatles! Just one month after they exploded onto the U.S. scene with their Ed Sullivan show appearance, John, Paul, George, and Ringo began working on a project that would bring their revolutionary talent to the big screen. A hard day's night, in which the bandmates play slapstick versions of themselves ... reconceived the movie musical and exerted an incalculable influence on the music video ... "--Container
  • Captures all the fun, excitement, and unforgettable music of John, Paul, George, and Ringo at the height of Beatlemania. The Beatles perform their songs and look for adventure, all while avoiding hordes of screaming fans. Packed with all-time Beatle favorites, including A Hard Day's Night; All My Loving; Can't Buy Me Love; I Should Have Known Better; She Loves You; Tell Me Why; and more
Member of
Cataloging source
JRG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Hard day's night (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; musical director, George Martin ; songs by John Lennon and Paul McCartney ; editor, John Jympson
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H2593 2014
PerformerNote
The Beatles (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr), Wilfrid Brambell, Norman Rossington, Victor Spinetti, John Junkin, Deryck Guyler, Anna Quayle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1925-1995
  • 1926-2016
  • 1940-1980
  • 1943-2001
  • 1912-1985
  • 1928-1999
  • 1930-2006
  • 1914-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lester, Richard
  • Shenson, Walter
  • Owen, Alun
  • Taylor, Gilbert
  • Martin, George
  • Jympson, John
  • Lennon, John
  • McCartney, Paul
  • Harrison, George
  • Starr, Ringo
  • Brambell, Wilfrid
  • Rossington, Norman
  • Spinetti, Victor
  • Junkin, John
  • Guyler, Deryck
  • Quayle, Anna
  • Beatles
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
87
Series statement
The Criterio collection
Series volume
711
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beatles
  • Rock groups
  • Rock music
  • Fame
  • Variety shows (Television programs)
Technique
live action
Label
A hard day's night., original screenplay by Alun Owen ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Richard Lester
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1964
  • Accompanying booklet includes The whole world is watching, an essay by Howard Hampton ; and Richard Lester on the making of A hard day's night, an interview conducted by J. Philip DiFranco in 1970
  • Special features (Blu-ray and DVD 1): optional audio commentary by cast and crew members; In their own voices : the Beatles on A hard day's night (2014; 18 min.); Anatomy of a style (2014; 17 min.); theatrical trailers for the 2000 and 2014 rereleases of A hard day's night
  • Special features (Blu-ray and DVD 2): You can't do that! : the making of A hard day's night (1994; 62 min.); Things they said today (documentary, 2002; 36 min.); The running, jumping, & standing still film (short film directed by Richard Lester, 1959; 12 min.); Picturewise (2014; 27 min.); The Beatles : the road to A hard day's night : an interview with Mark Lewisohn (2014; 28 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (80 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1571829
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Dual-format edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604658453
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515117418
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2363BDDVD
  • CC2363BDDVD-1
  • CC2363BDDVD-2
  • CC2363BDDVD-3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1571829
  • (Sirsi) 1571829
  • (OCoLC)881432128
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, region A; 16:9 widescreen (aspect ratio 1.75:1) presentation; (uncompressed) monaural, (uncompressed) 2.0 stereo, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; 16:9 widescreen (aspect ratio 1.75:1) presentation; monaural, 2.0 stereo, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc
Label
A hard day's night., original screenplay by Alun Owen ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Richard Lester
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1964
  • Accompanying booklet includes The whole world is watching, an essay by Howard Hampton ; and Richard Lester on the making of A hard day's night, an interview conducted by J. Philip DiFranco in 1970
  • Special features (Blu-ray and DVD 1): optional audio commentary by cast and crew members; In their own voices : the Beatles on A hard day's night (2014; 18 min.); Anatomy of a style (2014; 17 min.); theatrical trailers for the 2000 and 2014 rereleases of A hard day's night
  • Special features (Blu-ray and DVD 2): You can't do that! : the making of A hard day's night (1994; 62 min.); Things they said today (documentary, 2002; 36 min.); The running, jumping, & standing still film (short film directed by Richard Lester, 1959; 12 min.); Picturewise (2014; 27 min.); The Beatles : the road to A hard day's night : an interview with Mark Lewisohn (2014; 28 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (80 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1571829
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Dual-format edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (87 min.)
Isbn
9781604658453
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515117418
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2363BDDVD
  • CC2363BDDVD-1
  • CC2363BDDVD-2
  • CC2363BDDVD-3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1571829
  • (Sirsi) 1571829
  • (OCoLC)881432128
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, region A; 16:9 widescreen (aspect ratio 1.75:1) presentation; (uncompressed) monaural, (uncompressed) 2.0 stereo, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; 16:9 widescreen (aspect ratio 1.75:1) presentation; monaural, 2.0 stereo, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc

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