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Witness (1985)
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Call no.:
DVD 010 315
Title:
Witness
Originally produced:
1985
Format:
DVD
Summary:
When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be the hardened Philadelphia detective John Book, who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community.
Credits:
Paramount Pictures presents an Edward S. Feldman production ; story by William Kelley and Pamela Wallace & Earl W. Wallace ; screenplay by Earl W. Wallace & William Kelley ; co-producer, David Bombyk ; produced by Edward S. Feldman ; directed by Peter Weir.
Publication:
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, c1999.
Languages:
In English (Dolby surround or 5.1 surround).
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (112 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Paramount Pictures Corporation
Director(s):
Weir, Peter
Screenwriter(s):
Kelley, William
Wallace, Pamela
Wallace, Earl W
Producer(s):
Feldman, Edward S.
Cast:
Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Josef Sommer, Lukas Haas, Jan Rubes, Alexander Godunov, Patti LuPone, Danny Glover, Brent Jennings.
Production:
Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, Maurice Jarre.
Notes:
Widescreen format.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selections ; theatrical trailer ; interview with Peter Weir.
Subjects:
Homicide investigation Pennsylvania Philadelphia Drama.
Police corruption Pennsylvania Philadelphia Drama.
Child witnesses Pennsylvania Drama.
Amish Social life and customs Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Romance films.
Crime films.
Police films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Crime films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Police films
Genre: Romance films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Witness
Director: Weir, Peter
Actor: Ford, Harrison
Actor: Glover, Danny
Actor: Godunov, Alexander
Actor: Haas, Lukas
Musical score composer: Jarre, Maurice
Production studio: Paramount Pictures Corporation
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No