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The Resource The road. : La route, Dimension Films ; and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; a film by John Hillcoat ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz

The road. : La route, Dimension Films ; and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; a film by John Hillcoat ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz

Label
The road. : La route
Title
The road.
Title remainder
La route
Statement of responsibility
Dimension Films ; and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; a film by John Hillcoat ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz
Title variation
Route
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Screenwriter
Author
Composer
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on Earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Javier Aguirresarobe; editor, Jon Gregory; music, Nick Cave, Warren Ellis
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
"Canadian Home Video rating: 14A: disturbing content, coarse language, violence."--Container
Language note
  • In English or dubbed French; optional subtitles in English
  • Open-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.R63 2010
PerformerNote
Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Robert Duvall, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1958-
  • 1967-
  • 1957-
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillcoat, John
  • Penhall, Joe
  • Wechsler, Nick
  • Schwartz, Paula Mae
  • Schwartz, Steve
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Smit-McPhee, Kodi
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Theron, Charlize
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Cave, Nick
  • Ellis, Warren
  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • Dimension Films (1990- )
  • 2929 Productions (Firm)
  • Chockstone Pictures
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • E1 Entertainment (Firm)
  • Alliance vivafilm (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • Fathers and sons
  • Survival
  • Death
  • Helping behavior
  • Death
  • Fathers and sons
  • Helping behavior
  • Survival
Technique
live action
Label
The road. : La route, Dimension Films ; and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; a film by John Hillcoat ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2009
  • Based on The road / by Cormac McCarthy
  • Special features: Making of "The Road"; audio commentary by director John Hillcoat; deleted and extended scenes; 2 original theatrical trailers
  • Title from container
  • Aspect ratio: 2.35:1; enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn609431289
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935834335
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
113636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o681969377
  • (OCoLC)609431289
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The road. : La route, Dimension Films ; and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; a film by John Hillcoat ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2009
  • Based on The road / by Cormac McCarthy
  • Special features: Making of "The Road"; audio commentary by director John Hillcoat; deleted and extended scenes; 2 original theatrical trailers
  • Title from container
  • Aspect ratio: 2.35:1; enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn609431289
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935834335
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
113636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o681969377
  • (OCoLC)609431289
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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