Franklin

The celluloid closet [videorecording] / Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/Arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; a Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman film ; story, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration writer, Armistead Maupin ; co-producer, Michael Lumpkin ; producer/directors, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman..

Edition:
Special ed.
Publication:
Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar DVD ; Sony Pictures Classics, c2001.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Russo, Vito -- Film adaptations.
Homosexuality in motion pictures.
Lesbianism in motion pictures.
Gay actors -- United States.
Lesbian actresses -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Film adaptations.
Motion pictures, United States.
Motion pictures, British.
Motion pictures, German.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Language:
In English.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital surround.
Summary:
Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist cinema of the 1990s. Many actors, writers and commentators provide anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen.
Contents:
Gay images
From the very beginning
Enter the sissy
Morocco
Queen Christina
Cold-hearted villains
The Maltese falcon
Rope
Behind bars
Young man with a horn
Tea and sympathy
Rebel without a cause
Ben-Hur
Blurring the lines
Gentlemen prefer blondes
Tony Curtis
Victim
The children's hour
Advise & consent
Unhappy gay people
The boys in the band
Cabaret
Cruising
Making love
Sunday, bloody Sunday
Women who love each other
Philadelphia.
Participant:
Narrated by Lily Tomlin; commentary, Tom Hanks, Tony Curtis, Susan Sarandon, Whoopi Goldberg, Harvey Fierstein, Shirley MacLaine, Gore Vidal ... [et al.].
Credits:
Director of photography, Nancy Schreiber; editors, Jeffrey Friedman, Arnold Glassman; music, Carter Burwell; vocal performance, k.d.lang.
Notes:
Based on The celluloid closet / by Vito Russo.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1996.
Special features: commentary with filmmakers Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Lily Tomlin, producer Howard Rosenman, editor Arnold Glassman, author Vito Russo; collection of outtakes; talent files; production notes including letters from Gore Vidal and Charlton Heston.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Contributor:
Epstein, Robert. , Adapter, Screenwriter, Director, Producer
Friedman, Jeffrey. , Adapter, Screenwriter, Director, Producer
Hefner, Hugh M. (Hugh Marston), 1926-2017 , Producer
Hormel, James C. , Producer
Tisch, Steve. , Producer
Tomlin, Lily. , Narrator
Hanks, Tom. , Interviewee
Curtis, Tony, 1925- , Interviewee
Sarandon, Susan, 1946- , Interviewee
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1950- , Interviewee
Fierstein, Harvey, 1954- , Interviewee
MacLaine, Shirley, 1934- , Interviewee
Vidal, Gore, 1925- , Interviewee
Burwell, Carter. , Composer
lang, k. d. (Kathy Dawn), 1961- , Performer
Russo, Vito. , Author
Home Box Office (Firm) , Producer
Channel Four (Great Britain) , Producer
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen. , Producer
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment. , Producer
Telling Pictures. , Producer
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
ISBN:
0767849000 :
9780767849005
OCLC:
48064825
Publisher Number:
043396821071
82107 Columbia TriStar DVD
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy