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Title Tommy [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures and Robert Stigwood Organisation Limited.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cordova DL Stacks - CORG-7  DVD MUSIC #5    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib DVD - COLY-12  DVD PG TOM    AVAILABLE
 Somonauk PL Audio Visual - SNBB-4  DVD TOM  DON.    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Videodisc release of the 1975 motion picture.
Based on the rock opera Tommy by Pete Townshend.
Features include: interactive menus; original quintaphonic mix; talent files; audio restoration essay; scene selections.
Credits Producers, Robert Stigwood and Ken Russell ; director, Ken Russell ; screenplay, Ken Russell.
Cast The Who, Ann-Margret, Elton John, Roger Daltrey, Oliver Reed, Eric Clapton, Jack Nicholson, Tina Turner.
Summary A classic rock opera about a boy who is traumatized by the death of his father. He is "cured" several years later, only to be hailed as a "Messiah."
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD ; the original theatrical quintaphonic soundtrack, digitally remastered in Dolby digital 5.0, or, 2-channel Dolby surround ; side A is anamorphic widescreen, 1.85:1 aspect ratio; side B is full screen, 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Language In English, subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Subject Deaf -- Drama.
Conversion disorder -- Drama.
Fathers -- Death -- Drama.
Sordos -- Teatro.
Padres -- Muerte -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author John, Elton.
Ann-Margret, 1941-
Reed, Oliver, 1938-1999.
Daltrey, Roger.
Clapton, Eric.
Turner, Tina.
Nicholson, Jack.
Townshend, Pete.
Russell, Ken, 1927-2011.
Stigwood, Robert, 1934-
Townshend, Pete. Tommy.
Who (Musical group)
Robert Stigwood Organisation Limited.
Columbia Pictures.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Note Title on container: Tommy : the movie
ISBN 076781813X
Music No. 02611 Columbia TriStar Home Video

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