The Resource Death Becomes Her, Universal Pictures presents a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Martin Donovan & David Koepp ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Death Becomes Her, Universal Pictures presents a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Martin Donovan & David Koepp ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Label
Death Becomes Her
Title
Death Becomes Her
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Martin Donovan & David Koepp ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death. Madeline and Helen, rivals for the affections of Ernest, are both desperate to restore their youthful beauty, believing it is the only way to attract him. But while the potion each one purchases from a mysterious woman has the power to keep them beautiful, they find there is a down side to being immortal
Awards note
Winner of the Academy Award for Best effects, visual effects.
Cataloging source
UAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Cundy ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri ; production designer, Rick Carter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English, French, and Spanish audio tracks with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearingi impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
D43 1998
PerformerNote
Goldie Hawn, Bruce Willis, Meryl Streep, Isabella Rossellini
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1950-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Donovan, Martin
  • Koepp, David
  • Starkey, Steve
  • Hawn, Goldie
  • Willis, Bruce
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Rossellini, Isabella
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immortalism
  • Narcotics
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Death Becomes Her, Universal Pictures presents a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Martin Donovan & David Koepp ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features include production notes, cast and filmmaker bios and behind the scenes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44074998
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780783225487
Lccn
44074998
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
025192014321
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
20143
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44074998
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround; full frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio); single layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death Becomes Her, Universal Pictures presents a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Martin Donovan & David Koepp ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features include production notes, cast and filmmaker bios and behind the scenes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44074998
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780783225487
Lccn
44074998
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
025192014321
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
20143
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44074998
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround; full frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio); single layer
Video recording format
DVD

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