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Title The hit [videorecording] / Zenith Productions in association with the Recorded Picture Company ; written by Peter Prince ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Stephen Frears.

Imprint [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch DVD    HIT    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    HIT    Available
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 469
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 469.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; commentary by director Stephen Frears and actors John Hurt and Tim Roth; "Terence Stamp", a 1988 television interview with the actor; original theatrical trailer; booklet with essay by film critic Graham Fuller.
Credits Director of photography, Mike Malloy ; editor, Mick Audsley ; music, Paco De Lucia ; title music, Eric Clapton.
Cast John Hurt, Tim Roth, Laura Del Sol, Terence Stamp.
Summary In London in 1973, Willie Parker betrayed his friends. Ten years later he is violently snatched from his tranquil village retreat by hit men who are surprised to find out they have a completely willing victim on their hands.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD ; mono.
Language Optional subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subject Gangsters -- Drama.
Genre/Form Gangster films
Feature films
Fiction films
Criterion collection
Added Author Prince, Peter.
Frears, Stephen
Hurt, John, 1940-
Roth, Tim.
Sol, Laura del.
Stamp, Terence
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604651256
Standard No. 715515042710
Music No. 469 Criterion Collection

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