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Uniform Title Black stallion (Motion picture)
Title The black stallion [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; United Artists ; Francis Ford Coppola presents ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison & Jeanne Rosenberg and William D. Wittliff ; produced by Fred Roos and Tom Sternberg ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; from Omni Zoetrope Studios ; executive producer, Francis Coppola.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J BLA    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J BLA    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch DVD    BLA    Claims Retd
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch DVD    BLA    DUE 01-13-17 Billed
Edition Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures naf
Series The Criterion collection ; 765
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 765.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround.
Language In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Cast Kelly Reno, Teri Garr, Clarence Muse, Hoyt Axton, Michael Higgins, Ed McNamara, Dogmi Larbi, Mickey Rooney.
Credits Music by Carmine Coppola ; art directors, Aurelio Crugnola, Earl Preston ; editor, Robert Dalva ; director of photography, Caleb Deschanel.
Note Based on the novel by Walter Farley.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979 by Zoetrope Studios.
Summary An adaptation of Walter Farley's classic children's novel, in which an American boy is rescued after a shipwreck off the coast of North Africa by a seemingly untamable wild horse. After surviving together, they develop a bond and begin training to race once they are rescued.
Note Special features: Disc 1: Trailer. Disc 2: Short films (five short films by Carroll Ballard): Pigs! (1965), The perils of Priscilla (1969), Rodeo (1969), Seems like only yesterday (1971), Crystallization (1974); Carroll Ballard and Scott Foundas (new conversations between Ballard and film critic Scott Foundas); Caleb Deschanel (new interview with Deschanel); Mary Ellen Mark (featuring photographer Mary Ellen Mark discussing her photographs from the set). Booklet includes an essay by film critic Michael Sragow.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Subject Black (Fictitious character : Farley) -- Drama.
Human-animal relationships -- Drama.
Boys -- Drama.
Horses -- Drama.
Shipwreck survival -- Drama.
Horse racing -- Training -- Drama.
Farley, Walter, 1915-1989 -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films.
Animal films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Ballard, Carroll, film director.
Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939- film producer.
Mathison, Melissa, screenwriter.
Rosenberg, Jeanne, screenwriter.
Wittliff, William D., screenwriter.
Roos, Fred, film producer.
Sternberg, Tom, film producer.
Reno, Kelly, 1966- actor.
Garr, Teri, 1952- actor.
Muse, Clarence, actor.
Axton, Hoyt, actor.
Higgins, Michael, 1920-2008, actor.
McNamara, Ed, -1986, actor.
Larbi, Doghmi, 1930-1992, actor.
Rooney, Mickey, actor.
Coppola, Carmine, 1910-1991, composer (expression)
Crugnola, Aurelio, -2011, art director.
Preston, Earl G., art director.
Dalva, Robert, 1942- editor of moving image work.
Deschanel, Caleb, 1944- director of photography.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Farley, Walter, 1915-1989. Black stallion.
Zoetrope Studios. production company.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, film distributor.
United Artists Corporation, film distributor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Pigs!
Perils of Priscilla.
Seems like only yesterday.
ISBN 1681430169
Standard No. 715515151214
Music No. CC2504DDVD The Criterion Collection
CC2504D The Criterion Collection (container)
CC2504D-1 The Criterion Collection (disc 1)
CC2504D-2 The Criterion Collection (disc 2)

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