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Uniform Title If-- (Motion picture : 1968)
Title If-- [videorecording] / Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2007]
1 hold on first copy returned of 2 copies


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    IF    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Central Library DVD    IF    Staff Reported Missing
Edition [Special ed.]
Description 2 videodiscs (112 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 391
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 391.
Note From the original script "Crusaders" by David Sherwin and John Howlett.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
Special features: Disc 1: New, restored high-definition digital transfer, approved by director of photography Miroslav Ondříček and assistant editor Ian Rakoff; audio commentary featuring film critic and historian David Robinson and actor Malcolm McDowell ; Disc 2: A 2003 episode from the Scottish TV series "Cast and crew," featuring McDowell, Ondříček, Rakoff, director's assistant Stephen Frears, producer Michael Medwin, and screenwriter David Sherwin; new video interview with actor Graham Crowden; "Thursday's children" (1954), an Academy Award-winning documentary about a school for deaf children, directed by Anderson and Guy Brenton and narrated by Richard Burton ; plus, a booklet featuring pieces by critic David Ehrenstein, screenwriter David Sherwin, and director Lindsay Anderson.
Contents disc 1: The film (112 min.) -- disc 2: The supplements.
Credits Director of photography, Miroslav Ondříček ; editor, David Gladwell ; music composer and conductor, Marc Wilkinson.
Cast Malcolm McDowell, David Wood, Richard Warwick, Robert Swann, Christine Noonan, Peter Jeffrey, Arthur Lowe, Mona Washbourne, Geoffrey Chater, Anthony Nicholls, Graham Crowden, Charles Lloyd Pack.
Summary In late 1960s England, Mick Travis and his school chums trump authority at every turn at their boarding school. He finally emerges as violent savior against the draconian games of one-upmanship played by both students and the powers that be.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Teenage boys -- England -- Drama.
Boarding schools -- England -- Drama.
Teacher-student relationships -- England -- Drama.
Dissenters -- England -- Drama.
Revolutions -- England -- Drama.
Nineteen sixties -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, British.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Juvenile delinquency films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Sherwin, David, 1942-
Medwin, Michael, 1923-
Anderson, Lindsay, 1923-1994.
McDowell, Malcolm, 1943-
Wood, David, 1944-
Warwick, Richard, 1945-1997
Swann, Robert, 1945-2006
Noonan, Christine
Jeffrey, Peter, 1929-1999
Lowe, Arthur, 1915-1982
Ondříček, Miroslav, 1934-2015-
Washbourne, Mona, 1903-1988.
Chater, Geoffrey, 1921-
Nicholls, Anthony, 1907-1977.
Crowden, Graham
Lloyd Pack, Charles, 1902-1983.
Wilkinson, Marc, 1929-
Sherwin, David. Crusaders.
Paramount Pictures Corporation
Memorial Enterprises
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Thursday's children.
ISBN 1934121606
Standard No. 715515024426
Music No. CC1699D Criterion Collection

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