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The wicker man

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The wicker man

[Troy, MI] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2001], c1973.

2 videodiscs (88 min., 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?.

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Title:

The wicker man [videorecording] / British Lion presents a Peter Snell production ; screenplay, Anthony Shaffer ; producer, Peter Snell ; director, Robin Hardy.

VaryingTitle:

Anthony Shaffer's The wicker man.

Edition:

Theatrical/Extended version.

Publisher:

[Troy, MI] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2001], c1973.

Physical:

2 videodiscs (88 min., 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)

Notes:

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.

Notes:

"Studio Canal."

Notes:

Special features: Interviews with Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Ingrid Pitt, Robin Hardy, Peter Snell, Anthony Shaffer, Eric Boyd-Perkins, Seamus Flannery, Jake Wright, John Simon and Roger Corman ; theatrical trailer ; TV spot ; radio spots ; talent bios.

ParticipantNote:

Edward Woodward, Britt Ekland, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt, Christopher Lee.

Summary:

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating [Theatrical version]: R. Extended version not rated.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Subject:

Missing persons--Investigation--Scotland--Drama.

Subject:

Human sacrifice--Scotland--Drama.

Subject:

Rites and ceremonies--Scotland--Drama.

Subject:

Paganism--Scotland--Drama.

Subject:

Horror films.

Subject:

Feature films.

Subject:

Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

AE:PersName:

Hardy, Robin.

AE:PersName:

Snell, Peter, 1941-

AE:PersName:

Shaffer, A. (Anthony), 1926-

AE:PersName:

Woodward, Edward, 1930-

AE:PersName:

Ekland, Britt, 1942-

AE:PersName:

Cilento, Diane.

AE:PersName:

Lee, Christopher, 1922-

AE:CorpName:

British Lion Films.

AE:CorpName:

Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.

AE:CorpName:

Studio Canal+.

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245 Title 04  $a Title  The wicker man
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246 VaryingTitle 3   $a Title proper/short title  Anthony Shaffer's The wicker man.
250 Edition   $a Edition statement  Theatrical/Extended version.
260 PublicationInfo   $a Place of publication, dist.  [Troy, MI] :
    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Anchor Bay Entertainment,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  [2001], c1973.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  2 videodiscs (88 min., 99 min.) :
    $b Other physical details  sd., col. ;
    $c Dimensions  4 3/4 in.
500 General Note   $a General note  Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
500 General Note   $a General note  Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
500 General Note   $a General note  "Studio Canal."
500 General Note   $a General note  Special features: Interviews with Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Ingrid Pitt, Robin Hardy, Peter Snell, Anthony Shaffer, Eric Boyd-Perkins, Seamus Flannery, Jake Wright, John Simon and Roger Corman ; theatrical trailer ; TV spot ; radio spots ; talent bios.
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  [Disc 1]. Theatrical version, plus special features -- [Disc 2]. Extended version including 11 min. of additional footage.
508 ProductnCredits   $a Creation/production credits  Director of photography, Harry Waxman ; editor, Eric Boyd-Perkins ; music composed by Paul Giovanni.
511 ParticipantNote 1   $a Participant or performer note  Edward Woodward, Britt Ekland, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt, Christopher Lee.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?.
521 Target Audience 8   $a Target audience note  MPAA rating [Theatrical version]: R. Extended version not rated.
536 Funding Note 0   $a Text of note  Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.
538 Technical   $a Technical details note  DVD.
546 Language Note   $a Language note  Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Missing persons
    $x General subdivision  Investigation
    $z Geographic subdivision  Scotland
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Human sacrifice
    $z Geographic subdivision  Scotland
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Rites and ceremonies
    $z Geographic subdivision  Scotland
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Paganism
    $z Geographic subdivision  Scotland
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Horror films.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Feature films.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Hardy, Robin.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Snell, Peter,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1941-
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Shaffer, A.
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Woodward, Edward,
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Ekland, Britt,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1942-
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Cilento, Diane.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Lee, Christopher,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1922-
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  British Lion Films.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  Studio Canal+.
852 Holdings   $a Location  PS
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    $h Classification part  V 791.43 Wic

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