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Author: Peter WeirEdward S FeldmanDavid BombykWilliam KelleyEarl W WallaceAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2008]
Series: I love the 80's.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : DVD audio : Music : NTSC color broadcast system   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be the hardened Philadelphia detective John Book, who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Detective and mystery films
Drama
Fiction films
Police films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Music, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Weir; Edward S Feldman; David Bombyk; William Kelley; Earl W Wallace; Harrison Ford; Kelly McGillis; M Josef Sommer; Lukas Haas; Jan Rubeš; Alexander Godunov; Maurice Jarre; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 1415742944 9781415742945
OCLC Number: 252785900
Language Note: English or French soundtracks; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Title on accompanying CD: Music from the '80s / Rhino Custom Products, 2008.
Special features include: interview with Peter Weir; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, Maurice Jarre.
Cast: Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Josef Sommer, Lukas Haas, Jan Rubes, Alexander Godunov, Patti LuPone, Danny Glover, Brent Jennings.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1986: Best screenplay, Best film editing.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Details: DVD, NTSC; region 1.
Contents: Bonus CD: Lips like sugar (Echo & the Bunnymen) --
Chains of love (Erasure) --
Need you tonight (INXS) --
Take on me (a-ha).
Series Title: I love the 80's.
Other Titles: Music from the '80s.
Witness (Motion picture : 1985).
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents ; an Edward S. Feldman production ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; co-producer, David Bombyk ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir.
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When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be the hardened Philadelphia detective John Book, who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community.

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