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The Resource Newsies, Walt Disney Pictures presents a Michael Finnell production ; written by Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; directed by Kenny Ortega, (DVD)

Newsies, Walt Disney Pictures presents a Michael Finnell production ; written by Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; directed by Kenny Ortega, (DVD)

Label
Newsies
Title
Newsies
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures presents a Michael Finnell production ; written by Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; directed by Kenny Ortega
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a true story. In July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Michael Finnell ; music, Alan Menken ; lyrics, Jack Feldman ; writers, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; director, Kenny Ortega
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; French and Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, David Moscow, Bill Pullman, Gabriel Damon, Luke Edwards, Max Casella, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1980-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ortega, Kenny
  • Tzudiker, Bob
  • White, Noni
  • Bale, Christian
  • Moscow, David
  • Pullman, Bill
  • Damon, Gabriel
  • Edwards, Luke
  • Casella, Max
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Ann-Margret
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newspaper employees
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Musical films
  • Historical films
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Newsies, Walt Disney Pictures presents a Michael Finnell production ; written by Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; directed by Kenny Ortega, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega ; Sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen) ; "Newsies, Newsies, see all about it" featurette ; "Newsies: the inside story" featurette ; "The strike! The true story" featurette ; Theatrical trailers ; Storyboard-to-screen comparison sequence ; Talkin' Newsies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm48614128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-1412
System details
DVD, widescreen 16x9 presentation; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Newsies, Walt Disney Pictures presents a Michael Finnell production ; written by Bob Tzudiker, Noni White ; directed by Kenny Ortega, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Kenny Ortega ; Sing-along feature (lyrics at the bottom of the screen) ; "Newsies, Newsies, see all about it" featurette ; "Newsies: the inside story" featurette ; "The strike! The true story" featurette ; Theatrical trailers ; Storyboard-to-screen comparison sequence ; Talkin' Newsies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm48614128
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780788831003
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936162783
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-1412
System details
DVD, widescreen 16x9 presentation; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc

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