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The Resource The slender thread, directed by Sydney Pollack ; written by Stirling Silliphant, (Blu-ray disc)

The slender thread, directed by Sydney Pollack ; written by Stirling Silliphant, (Blu-ray disc)

Label
The slender thread
Title
The slender thread
Statement of responsibility
directed by Sydney Pollack ; written by Stirling Silliphant
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman takes an overdose of prescription pills and calls a crisis clinic for help. A college volunteer tries to keep the suicidal woman on the line while asking the police to trace the call. Stirling Silliphant wrote the screenplay based upon an actual incident reported in Time Magazine
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Quincy Jones
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S54 2012
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas, Edward Asner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2008
  • 1918-1996
  • 1931-2005
  • 1924-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollack, Sydney
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Bancroft, Anne
  • Savalas, Telly
  • Olive Films
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
  • College students
  • College students
  • Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
  • Suicidal behavior
Technique
live action
Label
The slender thread, directed by Sydney Pollack ; written by Stirling Silliphant, (Blu-ray disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090042802
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF427
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 670885
  • (OCoLC)811355289
  • (OCoLC)ocn811355289
  • 670885
System details
Blu-ray Disc, widescreen presentation; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The slender thread, directed by Sydney Pollack ; written by Stirling Silliphant, (Blu-ray disc)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090042802
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF427
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 670885
  • (OCoLC)811355289
  • (OCoLC)ocn811355289
  • 670885
System details
Blu-ray Disc, widescreen presentation; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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