The Resource License to kill, a production of Marian Rees Associates, Inc. in association with D. Petrie Productions ; producer, Dorothea G. Petrie ; writer, William A. Schwartz ; director, Jud Taylor. Acts of contrition / a Sarabande/Courae Production ; produced by Marcus Viscidi ; written by John Pielmeier ; directed by Jan Egleson. Gang in blue / Showtime Networks, Inc. ; written by Rick Natkin & David Fuller ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles and Mario Van Peebles, (videorecording)

License to kill, a production of Marian Rees Associates, Inc. in association with D. Petrie Productions ; producer, Dorothea G. Petrie ; writer, William A. Schwartz ; director, Jud Taylor. Acts of contrition / a Sarabande/Courae Production ; produced by Marcus Viscidi ; written by John Pielmeier ; directed by Jan Egleson. Gang in blue / Showtime Networks, Inc. ; written by Rick Natkin & David Fuller ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles and Mario Van Peebles, (videorecording)

Label
License to kill
Title
License to kill
Statement of responsibility
a production of Marian Rees Associates, Inc. in association with D. Petrie Productions ; producer, Dorothea G. Petrie ; writer, William A. Schwartz ; director, Jud Taylor. Acts of contrition / a Sarabande/Courae Production ; produced by Marcus Viscidi ; written by John Pielmeier ; directed by Jan Egleson. Gang in blue / Showtime Networks, Inc. ; written by Rick Natkin & David Fuller ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles and Mario Van Peebles
Title variation
License to kill ; Acts of contrition ; Gang in blue
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • License to kill: Parents of a high school girl killed in an automobile accident file vehicular manslaughter charges against the man who was driving while intoxicated
  • Acts of contrition: Jonathan Frayne is the host of a radio talk show where the guilty call in and reveal their darkest secrets. When one mysterious caller confesses to the murder of a young woman, Frayne is inextriciabbly drawn into solving the case, and finds himself a pawn in the psychopath's menacing game
  • Gang in blue: The thin blue line dividing the good guys from the bad is crossed by racist cops with a brutal code of their own
Related
Cataloging source
KN4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • License to kill: Director of photography, Robert Jessup ; editing, Paul LaMastra ; music, Laurence Rosenthal
  • Acts of contrition: Cinematography, Andrzej Sekula ; music, Gary Chang
  • Gang in blue: Cinematography, Rhett Morita ; editing, Bill Butler ; music, Larry Brown
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: License to kill not rated -- mild profanity; Acts of contrition not rated -- violence; Gang in blue rated R for strong violence and language, and some sexuality
LC call number
PN1997.F65
LC item number
L 2010
PerformerNote
  • License to kill: James Farentino, Don Murray, Penny Fuller, Millie Perkins, Denzel Washington
  • Acts of contrition: Mark Harmon, Julianne Phillips, Ron Perlman, Sarah Trigger
  • Gang in blue: Mario Van Peebles, Josh Brolin, Cynda Williams, J.T. Walsh, Stephen Lang
Runtime
282
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
License to kill, a production of Marian Rees Associates, Inc. in association with D. Petrie Productions ; producer, Dorothea G. Petrie ; writer, William A. Schwartz ; director, Jud Taylor. Acts of contrition / a Sarabande/Courae Production ; produced by Marcus Viscidi ; written by John Pielmeier ; directed by Jan Egleson. Gang in blue / Showtime Networks, Inc. ; written by Rick Natkin & David Fuller ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles and Mario Van Peebles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
License to kill previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1984; Acts of contrition previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1995 under title "Original sins"; Gang in blue previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A. License to kill (96 min.) -- Side B. Acts of contrition (89 min.) ; Gang in blue (97 min.)
Control code
ocn814372951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (282 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009657895
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65789
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)814372951
System details
DVD, double-sided disc
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
License to kill, a production of Marian Rees Associates, Inc. in association with D. Petrie Productions ; producer, Dorothea G. Petrie ; writer, William A. Schwartz ; director, Jud Taylor. Acts of contrition / a Sarabande/Courae Production ; produced by Marcus Viscidi ; written by John Pielmeier ; directed by Jan Egleson. Gang in blue / Showtime Networks, Inc. ; written by Rick Natkin & David Fuller ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles and Mario Van Peebles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
License to kill previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1984; Acts of contrition previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1995 under title "Original sins"; Gang in blue previously released as a made-for-TV movie in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A. License to kill (96 min.) -- Side B. Acts of contrition (89 min.) ; Gang in blue (97 min.)
Control code
ocn814372951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (282 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009657895
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65789
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)814372951
System details
DVD, double-sided disc
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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