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Title The getaway [videorecording] / a National General release ; First Artists presents a Sam Peckinpah film ; a Solar/Foster-Brower production ; screenplay by Walter Hill ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Sam Peckinpah.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]


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Edition Deluxe ed.
Description 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Ben Johnson, Sally Struthers, Al Lettieri, Slim Pickens, Richard Bright, Jack Dodson, Dub Taylor, Bo Hopkins.
Credits Director of photography, Lucien Ballard ; film editor, Robert Wolfe ; music, Quincy Jones.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1972.
Based on the novel by Jim Thompson.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician, and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery.
Note Special features: theatrical trailer ; commentaries by producer Nick Redman and authors Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons, and David Weddle ; 1972 "virtual" commentary by Peckinpah, McQueen, McGraw.
Subject Bank robberies -- Texas -- Drama.
Criminals -- Texas -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Texas -- Drama.
Escapes -- Texas -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Genre/Form Crime films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984. Director.
Hill, Walter, 1942- Screenwriter.
Foster, David, 1929- Producer.
Brower, Mitchell. Producer.
McQueen, Steve, 1930-1980. Actor.
MacGraw, Ali. Actor.
Johnson, Ben, 1918-1996. Actor.
Struthers, Sally. Actor.
Lettieri, Al, 1928-1975. Actor.
Pickens, Slim. Actor.
Thompson, Jim, 1906-1977. Getaway.
National General Pictures.
Solar Productions.
First Artists (Firm).
Warner Home Video (Firm).
ISBN 1419806815
Standard No. 012569693876
Music No. 69387 Warner Home Video

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