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Lonesome Dove [videorecording] / Motown Productions in association with Wittliff/Pangaea and RHI Entertainment, Inc. ; teleplay by Bill Wittliff ; directed by Simon Wincer ; producer, Dyson Lovell.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Harnett County Library System.


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Record details

  • ISBN: 1574927922
  • ISBN: 9781574927924
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 6 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Fullscreen version.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Hallmark Home Entertainment, [2000]
  • Distributor: Santa, Monica, CA : Distributed by Artisan Entertainment.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Larry McMurtry.
Videodisc release of the television miniseries originally broadcast February 5-8, 1989 on the CBS Television Network.
Special features include interviews with Larry McMurtry and Suzanne de Passe, Western historical trivia and game, trailer, cast and crew information, production notes, scene access and interactive menus.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. Leaving -- Part. II. On the trail. -- Part III. The Plains -- Part. IV. Return.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Executive producers, Suzanne DePasse and Bill Wittliff ; director of photography, Douglas Milsome ; production designer, Cary White ; film editor, Corky Ehlers ; music, Basil Poledouris.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane, Robert Urich, Frederic Forrest, D.B. Sweeney, Ricky Schroder, Anjelica Huston.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Filmed in 1988; c1988 by Quintex Entertainment, Inc.
Summary, etc.:
The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlightening experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage.
System Details Note:
DVD, full screen; 2.0 Dolby surround.
Language Note:
Awards Note:
Emmy Awards, 1989: Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special; Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore); Outstanding Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special; Outstanding Achievement in Casting for a Miniseries or a Special; Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Miniseries or a Special; Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special; Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Special.
Subject: McMurtry, Larry > Film adaptations.
McCrae, Augustus (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Call, Woodrow (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Cattle drives > West (U.S.) > Drama.
Cowboys > West (U.S.) > Drama.
Genre: Television mini-series.
Western television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.

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