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Straw dogs [videorecording] / ABC Pictures Corp. presents ; a Daniel Melnick production ; a film by Sam Peckpinpah ; produced by Daniel Melnick ; screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah ; directed by Sam Peckinpah.

Goodman, David Zelag. (Added Author). Melnick, Daniel, 1932-2009 (Added Author). Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984 (Added Author). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Added Author). George, Susan, 1950- (Added Author). ABC Pictures Corp. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Dustin Hoffman, Susan George. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howe Library DVD FIC STR 31254003409659 Upper level Available -
 Gift: Gift to the Howe Library

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792862198
  • ISBN: 9780792862192
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Jerry Fielding.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dustin Hoffman, Susan George.
Summary, etc.:
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 a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: UR.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Americans > England > Drama.
Married people > England > Drama.
Harassment > England > Drama.
Sexual harassment of women > England > Drama.
England > Social life and customs > 1945- > Drama.
England > Rural conditions > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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