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The Resource Mad Max., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller

Mad Max., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller

Label
Mad Max.
Title
Mad Max.
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In the desolate near future, road cop Mad Max tires of chasing after vicious roving gangs and quits. When his wife and child are murdered by a motorcycle gang he returns to seek revenge
Member of
Cataloging source
SRB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, David Eggby ; editor, Tony Paterson ; music, Brian May
Language note
Closed-captioned ; in original Australian English or English dubbed ; subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Mel Gibson, Joanne Samuel, Roger Ward, Steve Bisley, Tim Burns, Hugh Keays-Byrne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945 March 3-
  • 1952-1983
  • 1957-
  • 1951-
  • 1957-
  • 1947-
  • 1934-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, George
  • Kennedy, Byron
  • McCausland, James
  • Gibson, Mel
  • Samuel, Joanne
  • Ward, Roger
  • Bisley, Steve
  • Burns, Tim
  • Keays-Byrne, Hugh
  • May, Brian
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
94
Series statement
Decades collection
Series volume
1970s
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Police
  • Motorcycle gangs
  • Action and adventure films
Technique
live action
Label
Mad Max., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Compact disc: Billy, don't be a hero / Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods -- Maggie May / Rod Stewart -- The night Chicago died / Paper Lace -- ABC / Jackson 5 -- Ain't no mountain high enough / Diana Ross -- Let's get it on / Marvin Gaye -- War / Edwin Starr -- Reunited / Peaches & Herb
Control code
1100801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Full screen/Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616089816
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100801
  • (Sirsi) 1100801
  • (OCoLC)188043048
System details
DVD and compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mad Max., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Compact disc: Billy, don't be a hero / Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods -- Maggie May / Rod Stewart -- The night Chicago died / Paper Lace -- ABC / Jackson 5 -- Ain't no mountain high enough / Diana Ross -- Let's get it on / Marvin Gaye -- War / Edwin Starr -- Reunited / Peaches & Herb
Control code
1100801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Full screen/Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616089816
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100801
  • (Sirsi) 1100801
  • (OCoLC)188043048
System details
DVD and compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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