The Resource Sid and Nancy, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Embassy Home Entertainment presents a Zenith production in association with Initial Pictures

Sid and Nancy, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Embassy Home Entertainment presents a Zenith production in association with Initial Pictures

Label
Sid and Nancy
Title
Sid and Nancy
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Embassy Home Entertainment presents a Zenith production in association with Initial Pictures
Title variation
Sid & Nancy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Gary Oldman and Chloe Webb star as Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his unforgettable junkie girlfriend - two social misfits who literally love each other to death. Their love affair is one of pure devotion. Sid falls hard for groupie Nancy Spungen, who seduces him with her affection - and addiction to heroin. Their inseparable bond - to each other and their drugs - eventualle corrodes the band, sending Sid and Nancy dow a dark road of despair. Out of money, hope and options, the despondent two hit rock bottom while living in squalor at New York's infamous Hotel Chelsea. But their journey takes another tragic turn as thei face their final curtain - and attempt to fulfill their destiny of going out in a blaze of glory!"--Container
Related
Cataloging source
UMDON
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Alex Cox ; producer, Eric Fellner ; writers, Alex Cox, Abbe Wool ; director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, David Martin ; music, Joe Strummer, Pray for Rain, and the Pogues
Language note
In English with optional English, Spanish, or French subtitles
PerformerNote
Gary Oldman, Chloe Webb, David Hayman, Andrew Schofield, Debby Bishop
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cox, Alex
  • Wool, Abbe
  • Fellner, Eric
  • Oldman, Gary
  • Webb, Chloe
  • Hayman, David
  • Schofield, Andrew
  • Bishop, Debby
  • Strummer, Joe
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Pray for Rain (Musical group)
  • Pogues (Musical group)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Zenith Productions
  • Initial Pictures
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spungen, Nancy
  • Vicious, Sid
  • Sex Pistols (Musical group)
  • Rock musicians
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Punk rock music
  • Heroin
  • Groupies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sid and Nancy, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Embassy Home Entertainment presents a Zenith production in association with Initial Pictures
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Closed-captioned
  • Special features include: "For the love of punk" and "Junk love" featurettes ; scene selections
Accompanying material
booklet (4 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version -- "For the love of punk" -- "Junk love" -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby surrund ; English Dolby surround -- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
Control code
213813271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
027616089915
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
108991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; widescreen format (1.85:1) ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sid and Nancy, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Embassy Home Entertainment presents a Zenith production in association with Initial Pictures
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Closed-captioned
  • Special features include: "For the love of punk" and "Junk love" featurettes ; scene selections
Accompanying material
booklet (4 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version -- "For the love of punk" -- "Junk love" -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby surrund ; English Dolby surround -- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
Control code
213813271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
027616089915
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
108991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; widescreen format (1.85:1) ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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