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The Resource Batman, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Guber-Peters Company production, a Tim Burton film ; produced by Jon Peters & Peter Guber ; story by Sam Hamm ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton, (videorecording)

Batman, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Guber-Peters Company production, a Tim Burton film ; produced by Jon Peters & Peter Guber ; story by Sam Hamm ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton, (videorecording)

Label
Batman
Title
Batman
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Guber-Peters Company production, a Tim Burton film ; produced by Jon Peters & Peter Guber ; story by Sam Hamm ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After a young boy witnesses the murder of his parents on the streets of Gotham City, he grows up to become a mysterious figure in the eyes of Gotham City's citizens, known as Batman. He takes crime-fighting within the city into his own hands. Jack Napier becomes horribly disfigured after a firefight in a chemical factory, and becomes known as the Joker. Now, the Joker is out for revenge on his former employer
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Batman (1989)
Credits note
Editor, Ray Lovejoy ; music score, Danny Elfman ; songs, Prince
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13 ;
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
SDH
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B38 2010
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Michael Gough, Jack Palance
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-1990
  • 1958-
  • 1951-
  • 1953-
  • 1937-
  • 1916-2011
  • 1919-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peters, Jon
  • Guber, Peter
  • Hamm, Sam
  • Skaaren, Warren
  • Burton, Tim
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Keaton, Michael
  • Basinger, Kim
  • Wuhl, Robert
  • Hingle, Pat
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Gough, Michael
  • Palance, Jack
  • Elfman, Danny
  • Prince
  • Kane, Bob
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Guber-Peters Company
  • DC Comics, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman
  • Joker (Fictitious character)
  • Disfigured persons
  • Revenge
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • Vigilantes
  • Police corruption
  • Mafia
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Batman, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Guber-Peters Company production, a Tim Burton film ; produced by Jon Peters & Peter Guber ; story by Sam Hamm ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: Commentary by director Tim Burton; "On the set with Bob Kane" featurette; "Legends of the Dark Knight:" the history of Batman; "Shadows of the Bat:" the cinematic saga of the Dark Knight parts 1-3; "Visualizing Gotham: the production design of Batman" featurette; "Building the Batmobile" featurette; "Those wonderful toys" featurette; "The props of gadgets of Batman" featurette; "Designing the Bat-Suit" featurette; "From Jack to the Joker" featurette; "Nocturnal overtures: the music of Batman" featurette; 3 music videos: "Batdance," "Partyman" and "Scandalous" by Prince; "The heroes and The villains" profile galleries; "Batman: the complete Robin storyboard sequence" featurette; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 Blu-ray disc (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929133451
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 10424261
  • (OCoLC)608549231
  • 5526159
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., Dolby Digital 1.0 mono., 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Batman, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Guber-Peters Company production, a Tim Burton film ; produced by Jon Peters & Peter Guber ; story by Sam Hamm ; screenplay by Sam Hamm and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: Commentary by director Tim Burton; "On the set with Bob Kane" featurette; "Legends of the Dark Knight:" the history of Batman; "Shadows of the Bat:" the cinematic saga of the Dark Knight parts 1-3; "Visualizing Gotham: the production design of Batman" featurette; "Building the Batmobile" featurette; "Those wonderful toys" featurette; "The props of gadgets of Batman" featurette; "Designing the Bat-Suit" featurette; "From Jack to the Joker" featurette; "Nocturnal overtures: the music of Batman" featurette; 3 music videos: "Batdance," "Partyman" and "Scandalous" by Prince; "The heroes and The villains" profile galleries; "Batman: the complete Robin storyboard sequence" featurette; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 Blu-ray disc (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929133451
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 10424261
  • (OCoLC)608549231
  • 5526159
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., Dolby Digital 1.0 mono., 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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