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The killing of a Chinese bookie

Author: John CassavetesAl RubanPhil BurtonBo HarwoodBen GazzaraAll authors
Publisher: Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection ; Chicago, IL : Distributed by Home Vision Entertainment, [2004], ©1976.
Series: John Cassavetes: five films.; Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 254.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A film noir about a gentleman's club owner finds himself on the bad side of a small time gangster, and then must save his beloved club and way of life.
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Genre/Form: DVD-video discs
Feature films
Fiction films
Independent films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Cassavetes; Al Ruban; Phil Burton; Bo Harwood; Ben Gazzara; Timothy Agoglia Carey; Seymour Cassel; Robert Phillips; Morgan Woodward; John Red Kullers; Azizi Johari; Meade Roberts; Faces Distribution Corporation.; Criterion Collection (Firm); Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0780029232 9780780029231 0780029224 9780780029224
OCLC Number: 56557336
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from credits.
Videodisc release of the 1976 and 1978 motion pictures.
Running time does not include special features.
Special features: Disc 1. The 1976 cut: John Cassavetes' original 135 minute edit of the film, with the restored image and sound, and enhanced for widescreen televisions. Disc 2. The 1978 cut: Cassavetes' 108 minute edit from the 1978 theatrical re-release, with restored image and sound, and enhanced for widescreen televisions; new video interviews with star Ben Gazzara and producer Al Ruban; audio interview with Cassavetes.
Credits: In charge of lighting [i.e. cinematographer], Mitchell Breit ; music, Bo Harwood ; supervising editor, Tom Cornwell.
Cast: Ben Gazzara, Timothy Agoglia Carey, Seymour Cassel, Robert Phillips, Morgan Woodward, John Red Kullers, Al Ruban, Alice Friedland, Donna Marie Gordon, Azizi Johari, Meade Roberts.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 2 videodiscs (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dolby digital, mono. ; widescreen, 1.85:1 aspect ratio.
Contents: Original release version (1976, 135 min.) --
Re-release version (1978, 108 min.).
Series Title: John Cassavetes: five films.; Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 254.
Responsibility: Faces Distribution Corporation presents an Al Ruban production ; writer/director, John Cassavetes ; producer, Al Ruban ; associate producer, Phil Burton.
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A film noir about a gentleman's club owner finds himself on the bad side of a small time gangster, and then must save his beloved club and way of life.

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