Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Nicholas Pileggi; Martin Scorsese; Barbara De Fina; Robert De Niro; Sharon Stone; Joe Pesci; James Woods; Don Rickles; Alan King; Kevin Pollak; L Q Jones; Dick Smothers; Frank Vincent; John Bloom; Robert Richardson; Thelma Schoonmaker; Universal Pictures (Firm); Syalis D.A. (Firm); Légende Entreprises.; Cappa Productions.; MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
|Language Note:||In English. Closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Based on the book: Casino / by Nicholas Pileggi.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
"This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit your TV"--Container.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker.|
|Cast:||Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods, Don Rickles, Alan King, Kevin Pollak, L.Q. Jones, Dick Smothers, Frank Vincent, John Bloom.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: R.|
|Description:||2 videocassettes (179 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.|
|Details:||VHS, NTSC; hi-fi stereo. surround.|
|Other Titles:||Casino (Motion picture)|
|Responsibility:||Universal Pictures and Syalis D.A. & Legende Entreprises present ; a De Fina/Cappa production ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese.|
As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people.