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Ragtime

Author: Miloš FormanDino De LaurentiisMichael WellerJames CagneyBrad DourifAll authors
Publisher: [Wilmington, NC] : Dino de Laurentiis Company, [London] : Sunley Productions Ltd., [Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Pictures, [1981] [1981] [2004]
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Adaptation
Video recordings
Drama
History
Named Person: E L Doctorow; E L Doctorow
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Miloš Forman; Dino De Laurentiis; Michael Weller; James Cagney; Brad Dourif; Moses Gunn; Elizabeth McGovern; Kenneth McMillan; Randy Newman; Miroslav Ondříček; Anne V Coates; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0792173201 9780792173205
OCLC Number: 56946497
Language Note: Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from disc label.
Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Special features: Remembering Ragtime; commentary by Milos Forman and Michael Hausman; deleted scenes.
Credits: Music, Randy Newman; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek; film editor, Anne V. Coates.
Cast: James Cagney, Brad Dourif, Moses Gunn, Elizabeth McGovern, Kenneth McMillan.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital; closed captioned.
Contents: Nude statue --
Abandoned baby --
Murder in Madison Square --
The Thaw defense --
Silhouette maker --
Steady work --
Escorting Evelyn --
The baby's father --
By reason of insanity --
Suing for divorce --
Mr. Walker's intentions --
Emerald Isle volunteers --
Legal means --
Firefight --
Message to Coalhouse --
The Morgan Museum --
The baron and the movie star --
Commissioner Waldo --
Booker T. Washington --
Pictures from the light --
Turning over Willie --
Arranging a swap --
New model T.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Other Titles: Ragtime (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Dino De Laurentiis presents a Milos Forman film ; a Sunley production ; screenplay by Michael Weller ; produced by Dino De Laurentiis ; directed by Milos Forman.

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A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.

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