The executioner's song
    (2008)

    Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/DRAMA/EXECUTIONER'S

    1 Copy

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Details

PUBLISHED
[Los Angeles, Calif.] : CBS DVD ; Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2008]
EDITION
Director's cut
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
6311202042 :, 1415734747, 9781415734742
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Based on Norman Mailer's Pulitzer Prize winning novel

Based on the true story of Gary Gilmore and the tragic chain of events which led him to commit two cruel and senseless murders. These crimes would eventually cause him to become the first person in over ten years to be executed in the electric chair. This "director's cut" combines elements from the 97-minute European theatrical release with the original 157-minute U.S. TV miniseries

Original version broadcast as a mini-series in 1982; director's cut, c2008

Original songs, Waylon Jennings ; music, John Cacavas ; director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Richard A. Harris and Tom Rolf

Tommy Lee Jones, Christine Lahti, Rosanna Arquette, Eli Wallach, Steven Keats, Richard Venture

Not rated; parental advisory: explicit content. This program is recommended for mature audiences only. It contains adult language and adult situations

DVD; region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital, mono, NTSC

Emmy Awards, 1983: Outstanding lead actor in a limited series or a special (Jones)

Closed-captioned

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