The Resource 10 film best of '80s., V. 1

10 film best of '80s., V. 1

Label
10 film best of '80s., V. 1
Title
10 film best of '80s.
Title number
V. 1
Title variation
  • Ten film best of 1980s volume 1
  • Best of '80s
  • Best of 1980s
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
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Performer
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Blade runner: A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator
  • The lost boys: A young teen thinks his town of Santa Cruz is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one
  • The shining: Jack Nicholson plays Jack Torrance, who's come to the elegant, isolated Outlook Hotel as off-season caretaker with his wife and son. Torrance has never been there before - or has he? The answer lies in a ghostly time-warp of madness and murder
  • Caddyshack: The story centers around Danny Noonan, who is desperate to win the college scholarship awarded to the best caddy at Bushwood Country Club. Also involved are a millionaire who wants to turn the golf course into a a new property development and a greenskeeper who is about to start World War III--against a gopher
  • Lethal weapon: The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
  • Nightmare on Elm Street: A razor-nailed maniac kills children in their dreams
  • Purple rain: Prince stars as "The Kid," a Minneapolis club musician, who struggles with both a tumultous homelife and his own smoldering anger while taking refuge in his music and his steamy love for sultry Apollonia Kotero. Semi-autobiographical
  • Lean on me: This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Vision quest: High school wrestler Louden Swain is a man obsessed, trying to shed 23 pounds in a dangerously short time and take on Shute, the undefeated, tough-as-nails 168-pound champion who's the best wrestler in the state
  • Risky business: An enterprising teenage boy turns his parents' house into a temporary brothel when they go on vacation, and learns some lessons about real life
Cataloging source
IOS
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
  • Blade runner cast: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos, Daryl Hannah
  • Lost boys cast: Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Dianne Wiest, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami Gertz
  • The shining cast: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers, Danny Lloyd
  • Caddyshack cast: Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield, Ted Knight, Michael O'Keefe, Bill Murray, Sarah Holcomb, Cindy Morgan
  • Lethal weapon cast: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover
  • A nightmare on Elm Street cast: John Saxon, Ronee Blakley, Heather Langenkamp
  • Purple rain cast: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos, Clarence Williams III
  • Lean on me cast: Morgan Freeman, Beverly Todd, Robert Guillaume, Alan North, Lynne Thigpen, Robin Bartlett, Michael Beach, Ethan Phillips
  • Vision quest cast: Matthew Modine, Linda Fiorentino, Michael Schoeffling, Ronny Cox, Harold Sylvester, Charles Hallahan, R.H. Thomson, J.C. Quinn
  • Risky business cast: Tom Cruise, Rebecca DeMornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur, Bronson Pinchot, Curtis Armstrong
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1944-2019
  • 1966-
  • 1939-2020
  • 1971-2010
  • 1934-
  • 1949-
  • 1973-
  • 1921-2004
  • 1955-
  • 1950 September 21-
  • 1935-2020
  • 1964-
  • 1939-
  • 1948-
  • 1935-2017
  • 1946-
  • 1963-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scott, Ridley
  • Fancher, Hampton
  • Peoples, David Webb
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Hauer, Rutger
  • Young, Sean
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Hannah, Daryl
  • Sutherland, Kiefer
  • Schumacher, Joel
  • Feldman, Corey
  • Gertz, Jami
  • Haim, Corey
  • Kubrick, Stanley
  • Johnson, Diane
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Duvall, Shelley
  • Lloyd, Danny
  • Crothers, Scat Man
  • Ramis, Harold
  • Chase, Chevy
  • Dangerfield, Rodney
  • Knight, Ted
  • O'Keefe, Michael
  • Murray, Bill
  • Donner, Richard
  • Black, Shane
  • Gibson, Mel
  • Glover, Danny
  • Craven, Wes
  • Saxon, John
  • Blakley, Ronee
  • Langenkamp, Heather
  • Magnoli, Albert
  • Blinn, William.
  • Prince.
  • Apollonia.
  • Day, Morris.
  • Karlatos, Olga.
  • Williams, Clarence
  • Schiffer, Michael
  • Avildsen, John G.
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Todd, Beverly
  • Guillaume, Robert
  • Modine, Matthew
  • Fiorentino, Linda
  • Schoeffling, Michael
  • Cox, Ronny
  • Brickman, Paul
  • DeMornay, Rebecca
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clark, Joe
  • Eastside High School (Paterson, N.J.)
  • Androids
  • Twenty-first century
  • Genetic engineering
  • Cyborgs
  • Police
  • Vampires
  • Teenage boys
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Haunted hotels
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Caddies
  • Golfers
  • Greenkeepers
  • Musicians
  • Bands (Music)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Police
  • Friendship
  • Family vacations
  • Krueger, Freddy (Fictitious character)
  • Nightmares
  • High school students
  • Teenagers
  • High school principals
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Wrestlers
  • Wrestling
  • Teenage boys
  • Prostitution
  • Businesspeople
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
10 film best of '80s., V. 1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Blade runner" originally released as a motion picture in 1982 ; "The lost boys" originally released as a motion picture in 1987 ; "The shining" originally released as a motion picture in 1980 ; "Caddyshack" originally released as a motion picture in 1980 ; "Lethal weapon" originally released as a motion picture in 1987 ; "A nightmare on Elm Street" originally released as a motion picture in 1984 ; "Purple rain" originally released as a motion picture in 1984 ; "Lean on me" originally released as a motion picture in 1989 ; "Vision quest" originally released as a motion picture in 1985 ; "Risky business" originally released as a motion picture in 1983
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
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Caddyshack
  • an Orion Pictures release thru Warner Bros ; a Jon Peters production ; written by Brian Doyle-Murray & Harold Ramis & Douglas Kenney ; produced by Douglas Kenney ; directed by Harold Ramis
  • Disc 4.
  • Lethal weapon
  • director, Richard Donner ; producer, Joel Silver and Richard Donner ; written by Shane Black
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • New Line Cinema ; Media Home Entertainment, Inc. ; Smart Egg Pictures ; producer, Robert Shaye ; writer-director, Wes Craven
  • Disc 5.
  • Purple rain
  • Disc 1.
  • Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cavallo, Ruffalo and Fargnoli production ; written by Albert Magnoli & William Blinn ; produced by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; directed by Albert Magnoli
  • Lean on me
  • Warner Bros. presents a Norman Twain production ; a John G. Avildsen film ; written by Michael Schiffer ; produced by Norman Twain ; directed by John G. Avildsen
  • Disc 6.
  • Vision quest
  • Warner Bros. ; Gruber-Peters Company production ; Harold Becker film
  • Risky business
  • a Geffen Company Release ; produced by Jon Avnet and Steve Tisch ; written and directed by Paul Brickman
  • Blade runner
  • Jerry Perenchio and Bud Yorkin present ; screenplay by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples ; produced by Michael Deeley ; directed by Ridley Scott ; a Michael Deeley-Ridley Scott production ; a Ldd Company release in association with Sir Run Run Shaw thru Warner Bros.
  • The lost boys
  • Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Richard Donner production ; a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Harvey Bernhard ; screenplay by Janice Fishcer & James Jeremias and Jeffrey Boam ; directed by Joel Schumacher
  • Disc 2.
  • The shining
  • Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick & Diane Johnson ; produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick
Control code
on1182536534
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
6 videodiscs (1090 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929705542
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1182536534
Video recording format
DVD
Label
10 film best of '80s., V. 1
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Blade runner" originally released as a motion picture in 1982 ; "The lost boys" originally released as a motion picture in 1987 ; "The shining" originally released as a motion picture in 1980 ; "Caddyshack" originally released as a motion picture in 1980 ; "Lethal weapon" originally released as a motion picture in 1987 ; "A nightmare on Elm Street" originally released as a motion picture in 1984 ; "Purple rain" originally released as a motion picture in 1984 ; "Lean on me" originally released as a motion picture in 1989 ; "Vision quest" originally released as a motion picture in 1985 ; "Risky business" originally released as a motion picture in 1983
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
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Caddyshack
  • an Orion Pictures release thru Warner Bros ; a Jon Peters production ; written by Brian Doyle-Murray & Harold Ramis & Douglas Kenney ; produced by Douglas Kenney ; directed by Harold Ramis
  • Disc 4.
  • Lethal weapon
  • director, Richard Donner ; producer, Joel Silver and Richard Donner ; written by Shane Black
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • New Line Cinema ; Media Home Entertainment, Inc. ; Smart Egg Pictures ; producer, Robert Shaye ; writer-director, Wes Craven
  • Disc 5.
  • Purple rain
  • Disc 1.
  • Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Cavallo, Ruffalo and Fargnoli production ; written by Albert Magnoli & William Blinn ; produced by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; directed by Albert Magnoli
  • Lean on me
  • Warner Bros. presents a Norman Twain production ; a John G. Avildsen film ; written by Michael Schiffer ; produced by Norman Twain ; directed by John G. Avildsen
  • Disc 6.
  • Vision quest
  • Warner Bros. ; Gruber-Peters Company production ; Harold Becker film
  • Risky business
  • a Geffen Company Release ; produced by Jon Avnet and Steve Tisch ; written and directed by Paul Brickman
  • Blade runner
  • Jerry Perenchio and Bud Yorkin present ; screenplay by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples ; produced by Michael Deeley ; directed by Ridley Scott ; a Michael Deeley-Ridley Scott production ; a Ldd Company release in association with Sir Run Run Shaw thru Warner Bros.
  • The lost boys
  • Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Richard Donner production ; a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Harvey Bernhard ; screenplay by Janice Fishcer & James Jeremias and Jeffrey Boam ; directed by Joel Schumacher
  • Disc 2.
  • The shining
  • Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick & Diane Johnson ; produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick
Control code
on1182536534
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
6 videodiscs (1090 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929705542
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1182536534
Video recording format
DVD

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