Straw dogs /

A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies savagery and violence.

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Imprint:[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2003]
Description:2 videodiscs : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet of program notes ([17] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Language:English
Subject:Marriage -- Drama.
Rape -- Drama.
Feature films.
Americans.
Harassment.
Marriage.
Married people.
Rape.
Rural conditions.
Sexual harassment of women.
England.
Feature films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Format: DVD Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6125848
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Varying Form of Title:Sam Peckinpah's Straw dogs
Other title:Sam Peckinpah, man of iron.
On location, Dustin Hoffman.
Other uniform titles:Melnick, Daniel, 1932-2009
Goodman, David Zelag.
Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984.
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-
George, Susan, 1950-
Vaughan, Peter, 1923-2016
Fielding, Jerry, 1922-1980.
Prince, Stephen, 1955-
Clover, Joshua.
Rodley, Chris.
Joyce, Paul.
Johnstone, Iain, 1943-
Williams, Gordon M., 1934- Siege of Trencher's farm.
Other authors / contributors:Criterion Collection (Firm)
Cinerama Releasing Corp.
ABC Pictures Corp.
Lucida Productions.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
ISBN:1559409320
Notes:From Cinerama Releasing Corp. Presented by ABC Pictures Corp.
Based on the novel: The siege of Trencher's farm / Gordon M. Williams.
DVD version of a 1971 motion picture, with added special features: Disc one: uncut version of movie, with optional audio commentary by film scholar Stephen Prince ; Disc two: Sam Peckinpah : man of iron / Lucida Productions for BBC Television ; produced by Chris Rodley; directed by Paul Joyce (1991 documentary of reflections by members of Peckinpah's family, his friends, and his collaborators; 83 min.); On location : Dustin Hoffman / directed by Iain Johnstone (26 min.); behind-the-scenes footage; videointerviews with actress Susan George and producer Daniel Melnick; Peckinpah responds: select correspondence to critics and viewers; theatrical trailer and TV spots.
Accompanying booklet contains a reprinted interview with Sam Peckinpah from 1974, and an essay by poet Joshua Clover.
Director of photography, John Coquillon ; editors, Roger Spottiswoode, Paul Davies, Tony Lawson ; music, Jerry Fielding.
Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan, T.P. McKenna, Del Henney, Jim Norton, Donald Webster, Ken Hutchison.
Filmed on location in the west of England, Trencher's Farm, Pendeen, Cornwall, and at Twickenham Film Studios, Twickenham, Middlesex, England.
DVD format. Mono.
Summary:A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies savagery and violence.
Standard no.:715515013420
Publisher's no.:CC1584D Criterion Collection
182 Criterion Collection

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