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The Resource The burning bed, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald, (DVD)

The burning bed, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald, (DVD)

Label
The burning bed
Title
The burning bed
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This film is based on the true story of Francine Hughes, a battered housewife who was prosecuted in 1977 for dousing her abusive husband with gasoline and setting him on fire as he slept
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Isidore Mankofsky ; editor, Michael A. Stevenson, Richard W. Fetterman ; music, Charles Gross
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Farrah Fawcett, Paul Le Mat, Richard Masur, Grace Zabriskie, Penelope Milford, Crista Denton, James Callahan, Gary Grubbs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-2009
  • 1949-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schreder, Carol
  • Greenwald, Robert
  • Goldemberg, Rose Leiman
  • Fawcett, Farrah
  • Le Mat, Paul
  • Masur, Richard
  • Zabriskie, Grace
  • Milford, Penelope
  • Grubbs, Gary
  • McNulty, Faith
  • Gross, Charles
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • MGM DVD (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Francine
  • Wife abuse
  • Marital violence
  • Abused wives
  • Murder
  • Biographical films
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The burning bed, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Faith McNulty
  • Videodisc release of a 1984 made-for-television motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56390107
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.)
Isbn
9780792861782
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616911247
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006986
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56390107
System details
DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital Mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The burning bed, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Faith McNulty
  • Videodisc release of a 1984 made-for-television motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56390107
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.)
Isbn
9780792861782
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616911247
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006986
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56390107
System details
DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital Mono
Video recording format
DVD

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